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Law enforcement shutdown the VPN service VPNLab used by many cybercriminal gangs

Europol this week announced the shutdown of VPNLab, a VPN service that is very popular in the cybercrime ecosystem. An international operation conducted by law enforcement bodies from 10 countries took down VPNLab.net, a VPN service provider that is very popular in the cybercrime ecosystem. “This week, law enforcement authorities took action aga
Publish At:2022-01-18 13:00 | Read:78 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Hacking hacking news information s

A small number of Crypto.com users reported suspicious activity on their wallet

Several Crypto.com users reported suspicious transactions that stole thousands of dollars in Ethereum (ETH) from their wallets. Several Crypto.com users reported suspicious transactions that stole thousands of dollars in Ethereum (ETH) despite their accounts being protected with 2FA. I messaged yah guys hours ago about my account having 4.28ETH stole
Publish At:2022-01-18 02:28 | Read:171 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Digital ID Hacking Crypto.com cryp

Experts warn of attacks using a new Linux variant of SFile ransomware

The operators of the SFile ransomware (aka Escal) have developed a Linux version of their malware to expand their operations. SFile ransomware (aka Escal), has been active since 2020, it was observed targeting only Windows systems. Some variants of the ransomware append the English name of the target company to the filenames of the encrypted files.
Publish At:2022-01-17 06:24 | Read:115 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Malware Cybercrime Hacking hacking

A new wave of Qlocker ransomware attacks targets QNAP NAS devices

QNAP NAS devices are under attack, experts warn of a new Qlocker ransomware campaign that hit devices worldwide. A new wave of Qlocker ransomware it targeting QNAP NAS devices worldwide, the new campaign started on January 6 and it drops ransom notes named !!!READ_ME.txt on infected devices. In May, the Taiwanese vendor QNAP warned its customers of up
Publish At:2022-01-16 10:20 | Read:178 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Malware Cybersecurity cybersecurit

Threat actors stole $18.7M from the Lympo NTF platform

Threat actors hacked the hot wallet of the NFT platform Lympo and managed to steal 165.2 Million LMT (worth $18.7 million). NFT and DeFi platforms are privileged targets for cybercriminals, and the NFT platform Lympo was the last platform in order of time to suffer a security breach. Lympo is building a sports NFTs ecosystem including NFTs with IP rig
Publish At:2022-01-16 06:24 | Read:62 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Hacking Cybersecurity cybersecurit

Prominent Carding Marketplace UniCC announced it’s shutting down

One of the biggest underground carding marketplaces, UniCC, announced it’s shutting down its operations. UniCC, one of the biggest underground carding marketplaces announced it is shutting down. The site was launched in 2013 and according to the Elliptic Threat Intel about $358 million (across Bitcoin, Litecoin, Ether and Dash) in purchases were made thro
Publish At:2022-01-15 14:16 | Read:140 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime carding Cybercrime Hacking hacking

One of the REvil members arrested by FSB was behind Colonial Pipeline attack

A senior Biden administration official said that the one of the Russian hacker arrested by FSB was behind the Colonial Pipeline attack. Yesterday, the Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) announced to have dismantled the REvil ransomware operation and arrested 14 alleged members of the gang. The group that is behind a long string of attacks against la
Publish At:2022-01-15 10:20 | Read:177 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Colonial Pipeline Cybercrime Darks

Lorenz ransomware gang stolen files from defense contractor Hensoldt

German multinational defense contractor Hensoldt confirmed to that some of its systems were infected by Lorenz ransomware. Hensoldt, a multinational defense contractor, confirmed that some of its UK subsidiary’s systems were infected with Lorenz ransomware. This week a Hensholdt spokesperson confirmed the security breach to BleepingComputer explaini
Publish At:2022-01-14 18:12 | Read:209 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Hacking Malware Cybercrime data br

Russian government claims to have dismantled REvil ransomware gang

Russia’s FSB announced to have dismantled the REvil ransomware gang, the infamous group behind Kaseya and JBS USA. The Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) announced to have shut down the REvil ransomware gang, the group that is behind a long string of attacks against large organizations, such as Kaseya and JBS USA. The FSB claims to have identif
Publish At:2022-01-14 15:50 | Read:155 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Malware Cybercrime FSB Hacking hac

Ukrainian police arrested Ransomware gang behind attacks on 50 companies

Ukrainian police arrested members of a ransomware gang that targeted at least 50 companies in the U.S. and Europe. Ukrainian police arrested members of a ransomware affiliate group that is responsible for attacking at least 50 companies in the U.S. and Europe. The operation was conducted by the SBU Cyber ​​Department together with the Cyber ​​Police
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Threat actors abuse public cloud services to spread multiple RATs

Threat actors are actively abusing cloud services from Amazon and Microsoft to deliver RATs such as Nanocore, Netwire, and AsyncRAT. Threat actors are actively exploiting public cloud services from Amazon and Microsoft to spread RATs such as Nanocore, Netwire, and AsyncRAT used to steal sensitive information from compromised systems. The malware camp
Publish At:2022-01-13 13:00 | Read:186 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Hacking Malware Cloud services hac

The 5 Stages of a Credential Stuffing Attack

Collecting CredentialsMany of us are fond of collecting things, but not everyone is excited about Collections #1-5. In 2019, these Collections, composed of ca. 932 GB of data containing billions of email addresses and their passwords, made their way around the Internet. These collections weren’t breaches but compilations of emails and passwords that ha
Publish At:2022-01-13 02:06 | Read:136 | Comments:0 | Tags:IT Security and Data Protection credential stuffing cyber at

New RedLine malware version distributed as fake Omicron stat counter

Experts warn of a new variant of the RedLine malware that is distributed via emails as fake COVID-19 Omicron stat counter app as a lure. Fortinet researchers have spotted a new version of the RedLine info-stealer that is spreading via emails using a fake COVID-19 Omicron stat counter app as a lure. The RedLine malware allows operators to steal several
Publish At:2022-01-12 13:00 | Read:179 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Malware Cybercrime Hacking hacking

Night Sky ransomware operators exploit Log4Shell to target hack VMware Horizon servers

Another gang, Night Sky ransomware operation, started exploiting the Log4Shell vulnerability in the Log4j library to gain access to VMware Horizon systems. The Night Sky ransomware operation started exploiting the Log4Shell flaw (CVE-2021-44228) in the Log4j library to gain access to VMware Horizon systems. The ransomware gang started its operations on
Publish At:2022-01-11 10:54 | Read:310 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Malware Hacking hacking news infor

AvosLocker ransomware now targets Linux systems, including ESXi servers

AvosLocker is the latest ransomware that implemented the capability to encrypt Linux systems including VMware ESXi servers. AvosLocker expands its targets by implementing the support for encrypting Linux systems, specifically VMware ESXi servers, Bleeping computed reported. “While we couldn’t find what targets were attacked using this Avos
Publish At:2022-01-11 06:24 | Read:179 | Comments:0 | Tags:Cyber Crime Malware AvosLocker Cybercrime Hacking hacking ne

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