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Zombinder APK binding service used in multiple malware attacks

Zombinder is a third-party service on darknet used to embed malicious payloads in legitimate Android applications. While investigating a new malware campaign targeting Android and Windows systems, researchers at Threat Fabric discovered a darknet service, dubbed Zombinder, used to embed malicious payloads in legitimate Android apps. The campaign involv
Publish At:2022-12-08 18:30 | Read:31103 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Deep Web Hacking Malware Mobile An

New Go-based botnet Zerobot exploits dozens of flaws

Researchers discovered a new Go-based botnet called Zerobot that exploits two dozen security vulnerabilities IoT devices. Fortinet FortiGuard Labs researchers have discovered a new Go-based botnet called Zerobot that spreads by exploiting two dozen security vulnerabilities in the internet of things (IoT) devices and other applications. “This botn
Publish At:2022-12-07 11:49 | Read:44556 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Internet of Things Malware botnet

Ransomware Toolkit Cryptonite turning into an accidental wiper

Researchers spotted a version of the open-source ransomware toolkit Cryptonite that doesn’t support decryption capabilities. Fortinet researchers discovered a sample of malware generated with the publicly available open-source ransomware toolkit Cryptonite that never offers the decryption window, turning it as a wiper. The experts also reported an
Publish At:2022-12-06 07:51 | Read:54915 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Malware cryptonite ransomware tool

Crook sentenced to 18 months for stealing $20M in SIM swapping attack

Nicholas Truglia, from Florida, US, was sentenced to 18 months in prison for stealing more than $20 million in a SIM swapping scheme. DoJ announced that Nicholas Truglia (25) was sentenced to 18 months in prison for the theft of over $20 million worth of cryptocurrency through SIM swapping attacks. The man was ordered to pay $20,379,007 in restitution to
Publish At:2022-12-06 04:29 | Read:70818 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Hacking Cybercrime hacking news in

French hospital cancels operations after a ransomware attack

A French hospital near Paris canceled operations and transfer some patients due to a cyber attack suffered over the weekend. France’s health ministry announced that the Hospital Centre of Versailles was hit by a cyber attack over the weekend. Hospital Centre of Versailles, which includes Andre-Mignot Hospital, Richaud Hospital and the Despagne Re
Publish At:2022-12-05 11:49 | Read:40768 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Hacking Malware Security Cybercrim

Exclusive: The largest mobile malware marketplace identified by Resecurity in the Dark Web

Resecurity has identified a new underground marketplace in the Dark Web oriented towards mobile malware developers and operators. “In the Box” dark web marketplace is leveraged by cybercriminals to attack over 300 financial institutions (FIs), payment systems, social media and online-retailers in 43 countries Resecurity, the California-base
Publish At:2022-12-05 08:27 | Read:80989 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Deep Web Hacking Malware Mobile Da

US DHS Cyber Safety Board will review Lapsus$ gang’s operations

US DHS Cyber Safety Review Board will review attacks linked to the Lapsus$ extortion gang that hit multiple high-profile companies. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Cyber Safety Review Board announced that it will review cyberattacks linked to the extortion gang Lapsus$, the gang breached multiple high-profile companies in recent years. “
Publish At:2022-12-04 08:28 | Read:79530 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Hacking extortion hacking news inf

Cuba Ransomware received over $60M in Ransom payments as of August 2022

Cuba ransomware gang received more than $60 million in ransom payments related to attacks against 100 entities worldwide as of August 2022. The threat actors behind the Cuba ransomware (aka COLDDRAW, Tropical Scorpius) have demanded over 145 million U.S. Dollars (USD) and received more than $60 million in ransom payments from over 100 victims worldwide as
Publish At:2022-12-02 11:49 | Read:85371 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Malware Cuba Ransomware Cybercrime

New Go-based Redigo malware targets Redis servers

Redigo is a new Go-based malware employed in attacks against Redis servers affected by the CVE-2022-0543 vulnerability. Researchers from security firm AquaSec discovered a new Go-based malware that is used in a campaign targeting Redis servers. Threat actors are exploiting a critical vulnerability, tracked as CVE-2022-0543, in Redis (Remote Dictionary Ser
Publish At:2022-12-01 19:45 | Read:65495 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Hacking Malware CVE-2022-0543 Cybe

Threat actors are offering access to corporate networks via unauthorized Fortinet VPN access

Cyble observed Initial Access Brokers (IABs) offering access to enterprise networks compromised via a critical flaw in Fortinet products. Researchers at Cyble have observed initial access brokers (IABs) selling access to enterprise networks likely compromised via a recently patched critical flaw, tracked as CVE-2022-40684, in Fortinet products. In earl
Publish At:2022-11-29 18:30 | Read:78515 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Deep Web Hacking Security CVE-2022

Data from 5.4M Twitter users obtained from multiple threat actors and combined with data from other breaches

The massive data breach suffered by Twitter that exposed emails and phone numbers of its customers may have impacted more than five million users. At the end of July, a threat actor leaked data of 5.4 million Twitter accounts that were obtained by exploiting a now-fixed vulnerability in the popular social media platform. The threat actor offe
Publish At:2022-11-26 18:30 | Read:107249 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Data Breach Hacking Security Cyber

An international police operation dismantled the spoofing service iSpoof

An international law enforcement operation has dismantled an online phone number spoofing service called iSpoof. An international law enforcement operation that was conducted by authorities in Europe, Australia, the United States, Ukraine, and Canada, with the support of Europol, has dismantled online phone number spoofing service called iSpoof. The iSpoo
Publish At:2022-11-25 07:52 | Read:81277 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Cybercrime Hacking hacking news iS

RansomExx Ransomware upgrades to Rust programming language

RansomExx ransomware is the last ransomware in order of time to have a version totally written in the Rust programming language. The operators of the RansomExx ransomware (aka Defray777 and Ransom X) have developed a new variant of their malware, tracked as RansomExx2, that was ported into the Rust programming language. The move follows the decision of
Publish At:2022-11-24 18:30 | Read:81601 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Malware Cybercrime Hacking hacking

An aggressive malware campaign targets US-based companies with Qakbot to deliver Black Basta Ransomware

Researchers warn of an ongoing aggressive Qakbot malware campaign that leads to Black Basta ransomware infections in the US. Experts at the Cybereason Global SOC (GSOC) team have observed a surge in Qakbot infections as part of an ongoing aggressive Qakbot malware campaign that leads to Black Basta ransomware infections in the US. In the last two weeks
Publish At:2022-11-24 07:51 | Read:110334 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Hacking Malware Black Basta ransom

Ducktail information stealer continues to evolve

The operators behind the Ducktail information stealer continue to improve their malicious code, operators experts warn. In late July 2022, researchers from WithSecure (formerly F-Secure Business) discovered an ongoing operation, named DUCKTAIL, that was targeting individuals and organizations that operate on Facebook’s Business and Ads platform. Expert
Publish At:2022-11-23 15:47 | Read:102511 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Hacking Malware DUCKTAIL hacking n

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