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3.8 billion Clubhouse and Facebook user records allegedly scraped and merged, put for sale online

A user on a popular hacker forum is selling a database that purportedly contains 3.8 billion Clubhouse and Facebook user records. Original Post @CyberNews https://cybernews.com/security/3-8-billion-allegedly-scraped-and-merged-clubhouse-and-facebook-user-records-put-for-sale-online/ A user on a popular hacker forum is selling a database that purportedl
Publish At:2021-09-24 05:14 | Read:108 | Comments:0 | Tags:Cyber Crime Data Breach Deep Web Hacking Clubhouse Cybercrim

BulletProofLink, a large-scale phishing-as-a-service active since 2018

Microsoft uncovered a large-scale phishing-as-a-service operation, dubbed BulletProofLink, that enabled threat actors to easily carry out malicious campaigns. Microsoft researchers have uncovered a large-scale phishing-as-a-service (PHaaS) operation, dubbed BulletProofLink (aka Anthrax), that offers to its customers phishing kits, email templates, and ho
Publish At:2021-09-23 09:28 | Read:225 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime BulletProofLink Cybercrime Hacking

Crystal Valley hit by ransomware attack, it is the second farming cooperative shut down in a week

Minnesota-based farming supply cooperative Crystal Valley was hit by a ransomware attack, it is the second attack against the agriculture business in a few days. Minnesota farming supply cooperative Crystal Valley has suffered a ransomware attack, this is the second farming cooperative that was hit by ransomware operators in a few days. At this time, the
Publish At:2021-09-23 04:58 | Read:76 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Malware agricolture Crystal Valley

US CISA, FBI, and NSA warn an escalation of Conti ransomware attacks

CISA, FBI, and the NSA warned today of an escalation of the attacks of the Conti ransomware gang targeting US organizations. CISA, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), and the National Security Agency (NSA) are warning of an increased number of Conti ransomware attacks against US organizations. @CISAgov and @FBI observed over 400 ransomware at
Publish At:2021-09-22 17:44 | Read:80 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Security Cybercrime hacking news i

Black Matter gang demanded a $5.9M ransom to NEW Cooperative

U.S. The farmers cooperative NEW Cooperative was hit by Black Matter ransomware gang that is demanding a $5.9 million ransom. BlackMatter ransomware gang hit NEW Cooperative, a farmer’s feed and grain cooperative, and is demanding a $5.9 million ransom. The ransomware gang claims to have stolen 1,000 GB of data including the source code for the soi
Publish At:2021-09-21 04:58 | Read:237 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Malware Black Matter Cybercrime Ha

Europol arrested 106 fraudsters, members of a major crime ring

Europol, along with Italian and Spanish police, dismantled a major crime organization linked to the Italian Mafia that focuses on online frauds. Europol, along with law enforcement agencies in Italy and Spain, has dismantled a major crime group linked to the Italian Mafia that was involved in online fraud, drug trafficking, money laundering, and property
Publish At:2021-09-20 09:28 | Read:130 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Cybercrime Cybersecurity cybersecu

Pakistani man sentenced to 12 years of prison for his role in AT&T hacking scheme

A Pakistani national has been sentenced to 12 years of prison in the US for his role in a hacking scheme against the telecom giant AT&T. The Pakistani national Muhammad Fahd (35) was sentenced to 12 years of prison in the United States for his primary role in a seven-year scheme to illegally unlock nearly 2 million AT&T phones. Fahd was the mi
Publish At:2021-09-20 04:58 | Read:138 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Hacking AT&T Cybercrime hacking ne

Threat actor has been targeting the aviation industry since at least 2018

Security researchers from the Cisco Talos team uncovered a spear-phishing campaign targeting the aviation industry for two years avoiding detection. Security researchers from Cisco Talos uncovered a spear-phishing campaign targeting, dubbed Operation Layover, that targeted the aviation industry for two years without being detected. The experts believ
Publish At:2021-09-18 12:50 | Read:246 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Intelligence Malware aviation Hack

New Go malware Capoae uses multiple flaws to target WordPress installs, Linux systems

A new malware written in Golang programming language, tracked as Capoae, is targeting WordPress installs and Linux systems. Akamai researchers spotted a new strain of malware written in Golang programming language, dubbed Capoae, that was involved in attacks aimed at WordPress installs and Linux systems.  The malware spread through attacks exploiting k
Publish At:2021-09-17 08:54 | Read:67 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Malware Capoae cryptocurrency malw

Bitdefender released free REvil ransomware decryptor that works for past victims

Researchers from Bitdefender released a free master decryptor for the REvil ransomware operation that allows past victims to recover their files for free. Good news for the victims of REvil ransomware gangs that were infected before the operations were temporarily halted on July 13th, Bitdefender released a free master decryptor that allows them to recove
Publish At:2021-09-16 11:35 | Read:176 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Malware Security Cybercrime Hackin

Mēris Bot infects MikroTik routers compromised in 2018

Latvian vendor MikroTik revealed that recently discovered Mēris botnet is targeting devices that were compromised three years ago. Last week, the Russian Internet giant Yandex has been targeting by the largest DDoS attack in the history of Runet, the Russian Internet designed to be independent of the world wide web and ensure the resilience of the country
Publish At:2021-09-14 16:45 | Read:350 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Hacking Malware botnet Cybercrime

Vermilion Strike, a Linux implementation of Cobalt Strike Beacon used in attacks

Researchers discovered Linux and Windows implementations of the Cobalt Strike Beacon developed by attackers that were actively used in attacks in the wild. Threat actors re-implemented from scratch unofficial Linux and Windows versions of the Cobalt Strike Beacon and are actively using them in attacks aimed at organizations worldwide.Cobalt Strike is a le
Publish At:2021-09-14 04:57 | Read:159 | Comments:0 | Tags:Cyber Crime Hacking Malware Cobalt Strike Cybercrime hacking

BlackMatter ransomware gang hit Technology giant Olympus

Technology giant Olympus announced it was the victim of a ransomware attack and is currently investigating the extent of the incident. Olympus issued a statement to announce that its European, Middle East and Africa computer network was hit by a ransomware attack. “Upon detection of suspicious activity, we immediately mobilized a specialized re
Publish At:2021-09-13 05:31 | Read:146 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Malware BlackMatter ransomware Cyb

The new maxtrilha trojan is being disseminated and targeting several banks

A new banking trojan dubbed maxtrilha (due to its encryption key) has been discovered in the last few days and targeting customers of European and South American banks. The new maxtrilha trojan is being disseminated and targeting several banks around the world. Criminals are constantly creating variants of popular banking trojans, keeping in
Publish At:2021-09-13 04:57 | Read:301 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Malware banking trojan Cybercrime

Department of Justice and Constitutional Development of South Africa hit by a ransomware attack

The Department of Justice and Constitutional Development of South Africa was hit by a ransomware attack that crippled bail services. A ransomware attack hit the Department of Justice and Constitutional Development of South Africa, multiple services, including email and bail services have been impacted. The incident did not affect child maintenance pay
Publish At:2021-09-13 01:35 | Read:245 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Malware Cybercrime Department of J

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