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Source code of Dharma ransomware now surfacing on public hacking forums

The source code of the infamous Dharma ransomware is now available for sale on two Russian-language hacking forums. The source code of one of the most profitable ransomware families, the Dharma ransomware, is up for sale on two Russian-language hacking forums. The Dharma ransomware first appeared on the threat landscape in February 2016, at the ti
Publish At:2020-03-29 15:19 | Read:266 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Malware Cybercrime Hacking informa

FIN7 hackers target enterprises with weaponized USB drives via USPS

The FIN7 APT group has been targeting businesses with malicious USB drives and Teddy Bears sent to the victims, the FBI warns. The FBI is warning of a new wave of attacks carried out by the FIN7 APT group that is sending to the victims devices acting as a keyboard (HID Emulator USB) when plugged into a computer. “Recently, the cybercriminal grou
Publish At:2020-03-29 11:07 | Read:117 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Cyber Crime Hacking Malware BadUSB Cybersecurity FIN7 ha

Coronavirus-themed attacks March 22 – March 28, 2020

In this post, I decided to share the details of the Coronavirus-themed attacks launched from March 22 to March 28, 2020. Threat actors exploit the interest in the COVID19 outbreak while infections increase worldwide, experts are observing new campaigns on a daily bases. Below a list of attacks detected this week. March 23 – COVID19-themed cam
Publish At:2020-03-29 11:07 | Read:113 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Hacking Malware coronavirus covid1

AMD admits hacker stole source code files related to its GPUs

AMD admitted that a hacker has stolen files related to some of its graphics products, but it downplayed the potential impact of the hack. AMD admitted that a hacker that goes online with the moniker “Palesa” has stolen source code files related to some of its graphics products, but it downplayed the potential impact of the hack. The hacker claims to h
Publish At:2020-03-28 05:11 | Read:85 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Data Breach Hacking data breach in

A missing authorization check in WordPre WPvivid plugin that can lead to the exposure of the database and all files

Researchers warn of a security flaw recently addressed in the WPvivid Backup Plugin that could be exploited to obtain all files of a WordPress website. WebARX experts warn of a missing authorization check recently addressed in the WPvivid Backup Plugin that could be exploited to obtain all files of a WordPress website. “There is a missing author
Publish At:2020-03-27 09:48 | Read:217 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Hacking Cross-site request forgery

New financially motivated attacks in Western Europe traced to Russian-speaking threat actors

Researchers at Group-IB observed new financially motivated attacks in Western Europe traced to Russian-speaking threat actors. Group-IB, a Singapore-based cybersecurity company that specializes in preventing cyberattacks, has detected successful attacks in Western Europe carried out in late January 2020 traced to Russian-speaking threat actors. At leas
Publish At:2020-03-27 06:25 | Read:136 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Cyber Crime Hacking Malware information security news it

Ryuk Ransomware operators continue to target hospitals during COVID19 outbreak

Operators behind the Ryuk Ransomware continue to target hospitals even as these organizations are involved in the fight against the Coronavirus pandemic. The threat actors behind the infamous Ryuk Ransomware continue to target hospitals, even as they are involved in containing the Coronavirus outbreak. The decision of the operators is not aligned with
Publish At:2020-03-27 06:01 | Read:203 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Malware coronavirus covid19 Cyberc

Hackers hijack D-Link and Linksys routers to point users to coronavirus-themed sites serving malware

The number of Coronavirus-themed attacks continues to increase, crooks hijack D-Link and Linksys routers to redirect users to sites spreading COVID19-themed malware. Crooks continue to launch Coronavirus-themed attacks, experts observed hackers hijacking D-Link and Linksys routers to redirect users to COVID19-themed sites spreading malware. Hackers co
Publish At:2020-03-26 11:02 | Read:142 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Hacking Malware coronavirus covid1

FBI shuts down the Russian-based hacker platform DEER.IO

The FBI shuts down Deer.io, a Russian-based online platform that has been hosting hundreds of online shops where illegal products and services were being sold, The Department of Justice announced on Tuesday, that the Federal Bureau of Investigation has recently taken down the Russian-based online platform DEER.IO that is hosting various cybercrime produc
Publish At:2020-03-26 08:45 | Read:159 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Cybercrime Deer.io Hacking hacking

WordPress WP-VCD malware delivered via pirated Coronavirus plugins

Crooks behind the WordPress WP-VCD malware are distributing pirated versions of the Coronavirus plugins that inject a backdoor into websites. behind the WordPress WP-VCD malware are distributing pirated versions of the Coronavirus plugins that inject a backdoor into websites The malware was first spotted in July 2017 by the Italian security expert Man
Publish At:2020-03-26 07:15 | Read:136 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Malware covid19 hacking news infor

Tupperware website has been compromised with a payment card skimmer

The Tupperware website, the popular manufactured of plastic food container products was infected with a payment card skimmer. Hackers have compromised the website of the popular vendor of plastic food container products Tupperware implanting a payment card skimmer used to steal customers’ payment card details. The official website has approximately
Publish At:2020-03-25 16:04 | Read:100 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Hacking Malware credit card data e

Fake Coronavirus Finder spread Ginp Mobile Banker

Security experts have spotted a new COVID-themed campaign aimed at distributing the Ginp Mobile Banker with “Coronavirus Finder” lure. With the COVID19 outbreak, the number of Coronavirus-themed attacks is rapidly increasing. Kaspersky Lab experts have uncovered a malicious campaign that is spreading the Android banking trojan Ginp masquerade
Publish At:2020-03-25 12:17 | Read:132 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Malware Mobile banking trojan coro

New York Attorney General asks domain registrars to crack down on coronavirus scam sites

New York Attorney General asks domain registrars, including GoDaddy, and Namecheap, to crack down on coronavirus scam sites. The Coronavirus-themed attacks continue to increase, experts warn of thousands of COVID-19 scam and malware sites are being created every day. The New York Attorney General asks GoDaddy, Namecheap, Register.com, and Endurance In
Publish At:2020-03-24 08:26 | Read:177 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Laws and regulations coronavirus c

Operation Pangea: Europol dismantles criminal gangs selling coronavirus medicine, surgical masks

Operation Pangea is the name of a joint international operation lead by the Interpol that seized €13 million in counterfeit drugs for care.  The Coronavirus outbreak is sustaining an unprecedented demand in hygiene products, surgical masks, and drugs that could care the COVID infection. The Europol announced the result of an international operation,
Publish At:2020-03-23 13:30 | Read:119 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime counterfeit drugs Europol Hacking

538 Million Weibo users’ records being sold on Dark Web

Hackers are offering for sale on the dark web data belonging to 538 million Weibo users, including 172 million phone numbers. Data of 538 million Weibo users are available for sale on the dark web the news was reported by several Chinese media and users on social networks. 107 million records include personal data and basic account information such a
Publish At:2020-03-23 10:58 | Read:190 | Comments:0 | Tags:Cyber Crime Data Breach Deep Web Hacking Social Networks Dar

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