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Basetools underground hacking forum breached, hacker demands $50K ransom

Basetools underground hacking forum was breached, hackers demand a $50K ransom to avoid sharing stolen data, including admin identity, with law enforcement. A hacker that goes online with the Twitter handle mat (@0xScripts) has breached a popular underground hacking forum and he is threatening to share the stolen archive to the law enforcement if the adminis
Publish At:2017-10-29 03:55 | Read:523 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Data Breach Deep Web Basetools.ws

A new Ursnif Banking Trojan campaign targets Japan

Crooks continues to target Japanese users, now the hackers leverage the Ursnif banking Trojan, aka Gozi, to hit the country. According to researchers at IBM X-Force group, cyber criminals are delivering the infamous malware via spam campaigns that began last month. The Ursnif banking Trojan was the most active malware code in the financial sector in 2016 and
Publish At:2017-10-28 09:30 | Read:302 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Malware Cybercrime Japan spam Ursn

Documents encrypted by Bad Rabbit ransomware could be recovered without paying ransom

Files Encrypted by Bad Rabbit Recoverable Without Paying Ransom. Some victims of the recent Bad Rabbit attack may be able to recover their files encrypted by the ransomware without paying the ransom. The discovery was made by researchers at Kaspersky Lab that analyzed the encryption functionality implemented by the ransomware. Once the ransomware infects a
Publish At:2017-10-28 09:30 | Read:540 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Malware Bad Rabbit ransomware Cybe

Digging the Middle East and North African cybercrime underground market

Security experts from Trend Micro have published an interesting report on the Middle East and North African cybercrime underground market, enjoy it! We explained several times that criminal communities adopt different tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTPs) depending on the location they operate. Experts at Trend Micro have highlighted the differences be
Publish At:2017-10-27 15:05 | Read:236 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Deep Web Reports credit card Hacki

Hackers broke into the celeb London Bridge Plastic Surgery clinic

The celeb London Bridge Plastic Surgery clinic confirmed in a statement that it has been the victim of a cyber attack. The story I’m going to tell you shows the risks of cyber attacks to users’ privacy, a plastic surgery clinic frequented by celebrities suffered a security data breach. The clinic is the London Bridge Plastic Surgery, among its cl
Publish At:2017-10-26 20:40 | Read:376 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Data Breach Hacking data breach Lo

Offshore Legal Firm Appleby Hacked, financial details of rich clients is set to be released

The Financial details of some of the world’s richest people are set to be published after the Offshore Legal Firm Appleby suffered a data security incident. A new financial data leak made the headlines, financial details of clients of an offshore a legal firm is set to be published. The news was reported on Wednesday by a British newspaper, the Bermuda
Publish At:2017-10-26 02:15 | Read:337 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Data Breach Hacking Appleby data b

CSE Malware ZLab – Preliminary analysis of Bad Rabbit attack

We at the CSE Cybsec ZLab have conducted a preliminary analysis of the Bad Rabbit ransomware discovering an interesting aspect of the attack. This is just the beginning of a complete report that we will release in the net days, but we believe our findings can be useful for the security community. This malware remembers the notorious NotPetya basically for tw
Publish At:2017-10-26 02:15 | Read:239 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Malware Bad Rabbit ransomware Cybe

Bad Rabbit ransomware rapidly spreads, Ukraine and Russia most targeted countries

A new strain of malware dubbed Bad Rabbit ransomware has been found rapidly spreading in Russia, Ukraine and elsewhere. A new massive ransomware campaign is rapidly spreading around Europe, the malware dubbed Bad Rabbit has already affected over 200 major organizations mainly in Russia, Ukraine, Germany, Japan, and Turkey in a few hours. The Bad Rabbit ran
Publish At:2017-10-25 07:50 | Read:266 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Malware

Whole Foods Market confirms that nearly 100 locations were affected by card breach

According to the Whole Foods Market, crooks may have stolen payment cards at taprooms and full table-service restaurants at nearly 100 locations. At the end of September, the Amazon-owned grocery chain Whole Foods Market notified customers a security breach. According to the security breach notification issued by the company, cybercriminals were able to gain
Publish At:2017-10-24 13:20 | Read:191 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Data Breach Hacking credit card Cy

Threat actors started scanning for SSH Keys on websites

Threat actors in the wild are mass-scanning websites for directories containing SSH private keys to hack them. The SSH allows a secure way to connect to servers hosting the websites, it allows administrators to get a terminal on them and enter commands. The SSH authentication could rely on login credentials (username and password), or on a “key-based” approa
Publish At:2017-10-22 06:06 | Read:208 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Hacking PKI SSH keys

URSNIF spam campaign expose new macro evasion tactics

Trend Micro recently observed a new campaign leveraging the Ursnif banking Trojan using new malicious macro tactics payload delivery and evade detection. Researchers at Trend Micro have recently spotted a new campaign leveraging the Ursnif banking Trojan featuring new malicious macro tactics for payload delivery. Malicious macros are widely adopted by crook
Publish At:2017-10-22 06:06 | Read:214 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Hacking Malware Cybercrime macros

Proton malware spreading through supply-chain attack, victims should wipe their Macs

The dreaded Proton malware was spreading through a new supply-chain attack that involved the Elmedia apps, victims should wipe their Macs Bad news for Mac users, a new malware is threatening them of a complete system wipe and reinstall. Crooks are distributing the malware in legitimate applications, the popular Elmedia Player and download manager Folx develo
Publish At:2017-10-22 06:05 | Read:178 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Malware Cybercrime Hacking Mac mal

Experts discovered a SYSCON Backdoor using FTP Server as C&C

Security researchers with Trend Micro discovered a backdoor dubbed SYSCON that uses an FTP server for command and control (C&C) purposes. The SYSCON backdoor is spreading through tainted documents that refer North Korea and target individuals connected to the Red Cross and the World Health Organization. The use of an FTP server as C&C is uncommon fo
Publish At:2017-10-05 17:05 | Read:359 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Hacking Malware backdoor botnet Cy

Zero-Day flaws in 3 WordPress Plugins being exploited in the wild

Security experts at Wordfence reported that Zero-Day vulnerabilities in three different WordPress plugins have been exploited in the wild. Zero-day vulnerabilities in several WordPress plugins have been exploited by threat actors in the wild to hack vulnerable websites and deliver backdoors, the alarm was launched by security firm Wordfence. The attackers ha
Publish At:2017-10-04 22:40 | Read:182 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Hacking Cybercrime plugin Wordpres

A new Ethereum ICO was hacked, the victim is Etherparty

The Etherparty website is the last victim in order of time of a cyber attack involving an Ethereum ICO (Initial Coin Offering). Another hack involving an Ethereum ICO (Initial Coin Offering) made the headlines, the victim is the Etherparty website that sells tokens for a blockchain-based smart contract tool. The attackers replaced the legitimate address fo
Publish At:2017-10-04 22:40 | Read:200 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Hacking cryptocurrency Cybercrime

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