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#Vault7: CIA Pandemic implant turns file servers into malware infectors

Wikileaks released a new lot of documents belonging to the Vault7 dump that details the CIA project codenamed ‘Pandemic implant’ Wikileaks released a new batch of documents belonging to the Vault7 archive related to the CIA project codenamed ‘Pandemic.’ RELEASE: CIA 'Pandemic' Windows infection malware documentation #Vault7 h
Publish At:2017-06-02 06:56 | Read:256 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber warfare Data Breach Intelligence Malware

WikiLeaks revealed CIA Athena Spyware, the malware that targets all Windows versions

Wikileaks released the documentation for the Athena Spyware, a malware that could infect and remote control almost any Windows machine. Last Friday, Wikileaks released the documentation for AfterMidnight and Assassin malware platforms, today the organization leaked a new batch of the CIA Vault 7 dump that includes the documentation related to a spyware frame
Publish At:2017-05-20 05:35 | Read:405 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach Hacking Intelligence Apple Athena

CIA, iPhone and Mac laptop

Is CIA the only agency in the world that can penetrate your iPhone and Mac laptop? A few weeks ago, Wikileaks released documents that confirmed CIA had been intentionally infecting Apple Devices with non-removable malware. According to the latest vault7 leak from the non-profit organization run by fugitive Julian Assange, the agency has developed malware sma
Publish At:2017-05-05 12:45 | Read:327 | Comments:0 | Tags:Mobile News News Apple cia iPhone

Millions of iCloud Accounts Could Be Wiped if Apple Refuses Ransom

No less than $75,000 in cryptocurrency (Bitcoin or Ether), or $100,000 in iTunes gift cards — this is the exorbitant ransom that cybercriminals have demanded from Apple. The group, calling themselves the Turkish Crime Family, claims to have stolen access to 300 million iCloud accounts, and have threatened to wipe them on April 7 (tomorrow) if the corporation
Publish At:2017-04-06 20:45 | Read:1985 | Comments:0 | Tags:News Apple data breach icloud Cloud

Download and install the last iOS 10.3.1, attackers can hack you over Wi-Fi

A critical flaw could be exploited by attackers within range to “execute arbitrary code on the Wi-Fi chip,” download and install last iOS 10.3.1 version. Last week, Apple released iOS 10.3, an important release of the popular operating system the fixed more than 100 bugs and implements security improvements. Apple opted to push an emergency p
Publish At:2017-04-05 19:25 | Read:633 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking Mobile Apple buffer overflow hacking W

Vault7 Dark Matter batch – CIA has been targeting the iPhone supply chain since at least 2008

Wikileaks released the second bash of CIA’s Vault 7 dump, it contains other precious documents to understand the way CIA was hacking systems worldwide. The Wikileaks Vault 7 dump will make for a long time the headlines, the organization has just released another lot of classified documents related the hacking tools and techniques and exploit codes used
Publish At:2017-03-23 18:00 | Read:453 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Intelligence Apple CIA Dark Matter Firmware Ha

Mac users enjoy, FindZip macOS Ransomware decryption tool is available online for free

Great news for macOS users who were infected by the FindZip macOS ransomware, Avast released a decryption tool for free. Good news for macOS users who were infected by the FindZip ransomware, now a decryption tool was released online for free. The FindZip macOS ransomware was spotted last month by researchers at ESET, it is tracked as OSX/Filecoder.E. The
Publish At:2017-03-16 01:20 | Read:519 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Malware Apple Cybercrime decryptio

New variant of the macOS Proton RAT advertised on Russian cybercrime underground

Experts from security firm Sixgill have discovered a new strain of the macOS Proton RAT that is offered for sale on Russian cybercrime underground. The Dark Web is the right place where to find any kind of illegal products and services, malware such as banking trojan and spyware are very popular in cyber criminal underground. Recently a new remote access too
Publish At:2017-03-13 18:05 | Read:300 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Deep Web Malware Apple Cybercrime

Apple internal development servers compromised by a malware

Apple’s design lab internal development servers was infected by a malware so the company ended its relationship with Supermicro server supplier. It was mid-2016 when Apple’s design lab internal development servers was infected by a malware that was masquerading as a fake firmware patch. In response to the security incident, Apple purged its data
Publish At:2017-02-25 23:25 | Read:529 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Malware Apple data center malware security bre

iPhone Robbers Try to iPhish Victims

In another strange tale from the kinetic-attack-meets-cyberattack department, earlier this week I heard from a loyal reader in Brazil whose wife was recently mugged by three robbers who nabbed her iPhone. Not long after the husband texted the stolen phone — offering to buy back the locked device — he soon began receiving text messages stating the
Publish At:2017-02-24 18:55 | Read:513 | Comments:0 | Tags:Other apple Edu Rabin findmyiphone iPhone

Filecoder is the new MacOS ransomware distributed through bittorrent

A few days ago experts at antivirus firm ESET spotted a new MacOS ransomware, a rarity in the threat landscape, but it has a serious problem. Malware experts from antivirus vendor ESET have discovered a new file-encrypting ransomware, dubbed OSX/Filecoder.E, targeting MacOS that is being distributed through bittorrent websites.“Early last week, we have
Publish At:2017-02-23 15:55 | Read:561 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Malware Apple Cybercrime MAC OS X

Word documents laced with malicious macros used to hack Apple Mac systems

Crooks exploiting Word documents laced with malicious macros to compromise Apple Mac systems exactly in the same way they do with Microsoft machines. It’s amazing the number of Apple Mac users that tell me their systems are immune from malware. This false sense of security is very dangerous and I believe it is important to explain how also Mac system c
Publish At:2017-02-13 16:15 | Read:565 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Malware Apple Apple MAC Cybercrime malicious m

Keychain, Apple’s Cloud-Based Tool That Safeguards Your Data

Safeguarding your company’s confidential information, in many cases, calls for having your employees create and properly manage a series of passwords. Not only should they choose complex credentials, but they should also vary among themselves. And they definitely should not be saved in easily accessible places, like a text document. Password managers come in
Publish At:2017-02-06 09:30 | Read:720 | Comments:0 | Tags:Security Apple keychain passwords Cloud

Hacker discovered security flaws in Amazon, Apple and Google epub services

A hacker discovered a XXE flaw in the EpubCheck library that affects major epub services causing information disclosure and denial of service conditions. The security expert and bug hunter Craig Arendt (@craig_arendt) has discovered flaws in major eBook readers including the ones commercialized by Amazon, Apple, and Google. The expert discovered different XM
Publish At:2017-01-27 18:40 | Read:611 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking Amazon Apple epub services EpubCheck l

What You Need To Know About The iMessage Security Flaw

With everything that’s gone down in 2016 it’s easy to forget Tim Cook’s and Apple’s battle with the FBI over data encryption laws. Apple took a strong stance though, and other tech giants followed suite leading to a victory of sorts for (the little guy in) online privacy. In this era of web exposure, it was a step in the right direction for those who feel ou
Publish At:2017-01-20 12:10 | Read:667 | Comments:0 | Tags:Technology Apple cybersecurity iPhone Mac

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