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Popular Anime crunchyroll.com hijacked to distribute a keylogger

The popular Anime site Crunchyroll.com was hijacked to distribute malware, according to the operators the site was not hacked. The popular Anime site Crunchyroll.com was hijacked to distribute malware, once discovered the hack, the operators have issued alerts informing visitors to don’t visit the site and later they took it offline. And for our Engli
Publish At:2017-11-05 16:20 | Read:5916 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Hacking crunchyroll DNS hijack key

Crooks took control over operations of a Brazilian bank for 5 hours

Cyber criminals launched a sophisticated cyber heist that compromised the entire DNS infrastructure of a major Brazilian Bank. A cyber criminal organization took over online service of a major Brazilian bank for five hours. The hackers compromised the bank DNS system and intercepted all the connections to the financial institution. According to Kaspersky L
Publish At:2017-04-05 19:25 | Read:5714 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime banking Brazilian Bank cyber heist

Lenovo Support Page Hacked

In possible retaliation to the Superfish MITM software installed on Lenovo consumer machines, hackers looking to be representing Lizard Squad have hacked Lenovo’s support page through DNS hijack.  Currently, if you head to http://support.lenovo.com/us/en/product_security/superfish, a whole new site appears rotating through images hosted on IMGUR and pl
Publish At:2015-04-09 23:40 | Read:4446 | Comments:0 | Tags:Threat Research dns hijack lenovo lizard squad

Craigslist Back Online Following DNS Hijack

The popular classifieds website Craigslist is back online today following a DNS attack that forced it offline for several hours Sunday evening.According to a blogpost Sunday night by Craigslist’s CEO Jim Buckmaster, DNS records maintained at one of Craigslist’s domain registrars were compromised shortly after 5 p.m. PST, and in turn, redirected u
Publish At:2014-11-25 05:50 | Read:3263 | Comments:0 | Tags:Hacks craigslist DNS Hijack Hacked

DNSSEC, from an end-user perspective, part 1

We all know since at least 1990, that the DNS protocol is insecure. Yet DNS is still the basis of almost all Internet communication. The biggest problem with DNS is that a malicious attacker can redirect victims, where victims try to connect to e.g. safesite.com, but instead of this they connect to the attackers website. There are a lot of different ways to
Publish At:2014-08-12 19:55 | Read:3717 | Comments:0 | Tags:DNS hijack DNS spoofing DNSSEC

DNSSEC, from an end-user perspective, part 3

In the first post of this DNSSEC series, I have showed the problem (DNS vulnerabilities), and in the second post the "solution". In this third post, I am going to analyze DNSSEC. Can DNSSEC protect the users against all of the attacks? Or just part of them? What about corner cases?The following list are the attack types from the first post, where DNSSEC can
Publish At:2014-08-12 19:55 | Read:3422 | Comments:0 | Tags:DNS hijack DNS spoofing DNSSEC


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