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North Korean Lazarus APT stole credit card data from US and EU stores

North Korea-linked Lazarus APT has been stealing payment card data from customers of large retailers in the U.S. and Europe for at least a year. Sansec researchers reported that North Korea-linked Lazarus APT group has been stealing payment card information from customers of large retailers in the U.S. and Europe for at least a year. The threat actors
Publish At:2020-07-06 10:20 | Read:232 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Breaking News Cyber warfare Hacking Malware e-skimming L

Huawei faces 5G ban from British’s 5G network within months

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is going to ban the use of equipment from the Chinese tech giant Huawei in Britain’s 5G network, reported The Daily Telegraph. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is expected to begin phasing out the use of network equipment manufactured by the Chinese tech giant Huawei in the UK’s 5G network as little as six months, The D
Publish At:2020-07-05 10:18 | Read:172 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber warfare Intelligence Mobile Security 5G

Alleged cyber attacks caused fire and explosions at nuclear and military facilities in Iran

The root cause of a series of explosions at important facilities in Iran may be cyberattacks allegedly launched by Israel. A recent sequence of fires and explosions at important Iranian facilities may have been caused by cyber attacks as part of an operation conducted by Israel. Recently several major Iranian industrial facilities suffered a sequence o
Publish At:2020-07-03 14:55 | Read:205 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber warfare Hacking Intelligence Security cy

Australian ACSC ‘s report confirms the use of Chinese malware in recent attacks

Australian ACSC published a detailed report on the techniques, tactics, and procedures associated with the threat actor that targeted organizations in the country. Recently, Australia ‘s prime minister Scott Morrison revealed that a “state-based actor” is targeting government, public services, and businesses. Warning Australians of “specific risks” and
Publish At:2020-06-28 15:41 | Read:183 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber warfare Hacking Intelligence Malware ACS

Nation-state actors target Australia, Government warns

A state-based actor is launching cyber attacks against government, public services and businesses, Australia ‘s prime minister said. Australia ‘s prime minister Scott Morrison said that a “state-based actor” is targeting government, public services, and businesses. Warning Australians of “specific risks” and an incre
Publish At:2020-06-19 07:46 | Read:204 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber warfare Intelligence Australia China cyb

Operation In(ter)reception targets Military and Aerospace employees in Europe and the Middle East

Experts uncovered a new cyber-espionage campaign, dubbed “Operation In(ter)reception,” aimed at aerospace and military organizations in Europe and the Middle East. Security experts from ESET uncovered a new sophisticated cyber-espionage campaign, dubbed “Operation In(ter)reception,” aimed at aerospace and military organizations in
Publish At:2020-06-17 09:26 | Read:164 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Breaking News Cyber Crime Cyber warfare Hacking Intellig

Earth Empusa targets minority group with Android ActionSpy spyware

The Earth Empusa threat group is distributing new Android spyware, dubbed ActionSpy, through watering hole attacks to targets Turkic minority group. Researchers warn that the Earth Empusa (aka POISON CARP/Evil Eye) threat group is targeting the Uyghurs, a Turkic minority ethnic group originating from and culturally affiliated with the general region of Ce
Publish At:2020-06-15 03:51 | Read:201 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Cyber warfare Intelligence Malware

COVID-19 themed attacks increase in Brazil, India, and UK

Threat actors continue to use COVID-19 lures, Google is reporting an increase in Coronavirus-themed phishing attempts in Brazil, India, and the UK. While Coronavirus spreads on a global scale, threat actors continues to use COVID-19 lures, in April Google announced that the Gmail malware scanners have blocked around 18 million phishing and malware emails
Publish At:2020-06-13 16:38 | Read:211 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Cyber warfare Hacking Malware COVI

British Army launches a new Cyber Regiment

British Army has created a new regiment that will be tasked to operate its in-house security operations centre … cybersecurity is a pillar of UK defence strategy! The British Ministry of Defence continues to invest in cybersecurity as part of its strategy, it has launched a new regiment that will take charge of its in-house security operations centr
Publish At:2020-06-07 12:05 | Read:228 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber warfare British Army Hacking Information

Google reveals that foreign hackers are already targeting Trump and Biden campaigns

Google researchers revealed that campaign staffs for both President Donald Trump and Joe Biden have been targeted recently by foreign hackers. Foreign hackers are targeting campaign staffs for both President Donald Trump and Democratic rival Joe Biden ahead of the November US election. The news was revealed by Google in a series of tweets published by
Publish At:2020-06-05 07:53 | Read:276 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Breaking News Cyber warfare Hacking Intelligence hacking

Cycldek APT targets Air-Gapped systems using the USBCulprit Tool

A Chinese threat actor tracked as Cycldek (aka Goblin Panda, or Conimes) has developed new tool to steal information from air-gapped systems. Security experts from Kaspersky Lab reported that the Chinese threat actor tracked as Cycldek (aka Goblin Panda, or Conimes) has developed new tool to steal information from air-gapped systems. The Cycldek gr
Publish At:2020-06-04 16:54 | Read:276 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Breaking News Cyber warfare Hacking Malware air-gapped n

North Atlantic Council is warning of malicious cyber activities during COVID-19 pandemic

North Atlantic Council issued a statement warning of concerning malicious cyber activities against entities involved in the fight against COVID-19. A statement published by the North Atlantic Council condemns malicious cyber activities that are targeting critical entities involved in the response against the COVID-19 pandemic. Threat actors are ta
Publish At:2020-06-04 12:35 | Read:75 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber warfare Hacking coronavirus COVID-19 inf

Coronavirus-themed attacks May 24 – May 30, 2020

This post includes the details of the Coronavirus-themed attacks launched from May 24 to May 30, 2020. Threat actors exploit the interest in the Coronavirus outbreak while infections increase worldwide, experts are observing new campaigns on a daily bases. Below a list of attacks detected this week. May 26 – Hangzhou could permanently adopt CO
Publish At:2020-05-31 07:55 | Read:266 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Cyber warfare Hacking Malware coro

Google TAG report Q1 details about nation-state hacking and disinformation

Google Threat Analysis Group (TAG) has published today its first TAG quarterly report that analyzes rising trends in nation-state and financially motivated attacks. Google also discloses seven coordinated political influence campaigns that took place on its platforms during Q1 2020. The Google Threat Analysis Group (TAG) is a group inside the Google
Publish At:2020-05-28 11:26 | Read:166 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Cyber warfare Hacking Malware Goog

Ke3chang hacking group adds new Ketrum malware to its arsenal

The Ke3chang hacking group added a new malware dubbed Ketrum to its arsenal, it borrows portions of code and features from older backdoors. The Ke3chang hacking group (aka APT15, Vixen Panda, Playful Dragon, and Royal APT) has developed new malware dubbed Ketrum by borrowing parts of the source code and features from their older Ketrican and Okrum backdoo
Publish At:2020-05-28 06:51 | Read:252 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Cyber warfare Hacking Malware APT15 China cyber espionag

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