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Popular Marketing Tool exposes data of users of dating sites

Personal details of hundreds of users of dating sites were exposed online earlier this month. An Elasticsearch server containing personal details of hundreds of thousands of dating site users were exposed online without authentication. The unsecured database was discovered by security researchers from vpnMentor at the end of August. “vpnMentor
Publish At:2020-09-14 06:56 | Read:73 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach Digital ID data breach data leak d

INVDoS, a severe DoS issue in Bitcoin core remained undisclosed for two years

The INVDoS (Bitcoin Inventory Out-of-Memory Denial-of-Service)Attack would have allowed hackers to crash Bitcoin nodes and alternative chains. Two years ago, the Bitcoin protocol engineer Braydon Fuller. discovered a major uncontrolled memory resource consumption denial-of-service vulnerability (INVDoS), tracked as CVE-2018-17145, that affected the peer-t
Publish At:2020-09-12 11:54 | Read:138 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Digital ID Hacking Bitcoin Bitcoin Core DOS ha

Hackers stole $5.4 million from cryptocurrency exchange ETERBASE

Slovak cryptocurrency exchange ETERBASE disclosed a security breach, hackers stole cryptocurrency funds worth $5.4 million. Slovak cryptocurrency exchange ETERBASE disclosed a security breach, the hackers stole Bitcoin, Ether, ALGO, Ripple, Tezos, and TRON assets worth $5.4 million. The company disclosed the hack on Thursday, threat actors have stolen
Publish At:2020-09-10 05:10 | Read:161 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Data Breach Digital ID Hacking ETE

US DoJ wants the funds stored by North Korea in 280 BTC and ETH

US DoJ filed a civil forfeiture complaint to seize 280 Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH) accounts containing funds allegedly stolen by North Korea-linked hackers The US DoJ has filed a civil forfeiture complaint with the intent to seize control over 280 Bitcoin and Ethereum accounts that are believed to be holding funds which are the proceeds of hacking ca
Publish At:2020-08-30 15:12 | Read:273 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Breaking News Cyber warfare Digital ID Hacking cryptocur

Lemon_Duck cryptomining malware evolves to target Linux devices

A new variant of the infamous Lemon_Duck cryptomining malware has been updated to targets Linux devices. Security researchers from Sophos have spotted a new variant of the Lemon_Duck cryptomining malware that has been updated to compromise Linux machines via SSH brute force attacks. The new variant also exploits SMBGhost
Publish At:2020-08-28 15:25 | Read:152 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Digital ID Malware Cybercrime Hack

FritzFrog cryptocurrency P2P botnet targets Linux servers over SSH

Researchers spotted a new sophisticated peer-to-peer (P2P) botnet, dubbed FritzFrog, that has been actively targeting SSH servers since January 2020. FritzFrog is a new sophisticated botnet that has been actively targeting SSH servers worldwide since January 2020. The bot is written in Golang and implements wormable capabilities, experts reported atta
Publish At:2020-08-19 13:17 | Read:238 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Digital ID Hacking Malware botnet

Ukraine police and Binance dismantled a cyber gang behind $42M money laundering

Ukrainian authorities arrested the members of a cybercrime gang who ran 20 cryptocurrency exchanges involved in money laundering. Police in Ukraine announced the arrest of the members of a cybercrime gang composed of three individuals who ran 20 cryptocurrency exchanges used in money laundering activities. According to the Ukrainian officials, the cryp
Publish At:2020-08-18 14:08 | Read:176 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Digital ID bulletproof exchange cr

INTERNET BLOCKING IN MYANMAR – SECRET BLOCK LIST AND NO MEANS TO APPEAL

The list of sites blocked in MYANMAR includes many websites that did not fall under the categories adult content or fake news Original post at: https://www.qurium.org/alerts/myanmar/internet-blocking-in-myanmar-secret-block-list-and-no-means-to-appeal In March 2020, The Ministry of Telecommunications (MoTC) issued a directive to all operators
Publish At:2020-08-10 06:18 | Read:210 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Digital ID Censorship Hacking hacking news inf

NSA releases a guide to reduce location tracking risks

The United States National Security Agency (NSA) is warning of risks posed by location services for staff who work in defence or national security. The United States National Security Agency (NSA) published a new guide to warn of the risks posed by location services for staff who work in defence or national security. The guide, titled “Limiting Locatio
Publish At:2020-08-05 12:15 | Read:316 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Digital ID Intelligence Security defense Hacki

Expert discloses details of 3 Tor zero-day flaws … new ones to come

A security researcher published the details about two Tor zero-day vulnerabilities and plans to release three more flaws. The security researcher Dr. Neal Krawetz has published technical details about two Tor zero-day vulnerabilities over the past week and promises to release three more. Oppressive regimes could exploit these Tor zero-day flaws to prevent
Publish At:2020-07-30 20:18 | Read:239 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Deep Web Digital ID Hacking hacking news infor

Doki, an undetectable Linux backdoor targets Docker Servers

Experts spotted an undetectable Linux malware that exploits undocumented techniques to evade detection and targets publicly accessible Docker servers Cybersecurity researchers at Intezer spotted a new completely undetectable Linux malware, dubbed Doki, that exploits undocumented evasion techniques while targeting publicly accessible Docker servers. Th
Publish At:2020-07-29 09:05 | Read:262 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Digital ID Hacking Malware botnet

7 VPN services left data of millions of users exposed online

vpnMentor experts reported that seven Virtual Private Network (VPN)  recently left 1.2 terabytes of private user data exposed to online. Security experts from vpnMentor have discovered a group of seven free VPN (virtual private network) apps that left their server unsecured online exposing private user data for anyone to see.  The impacted VPN service
Publish At:2020-07-21 14:55 | Read:214 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach Digital ID Hacking hacking news in

Personal data of thousands of users from the UK, Australia, South Africa, the US, Singapore exposed in bitcoin scam

Group-IB discovered thousands of personal records of users from multiple countries exposed in a targeted multi-stage bitcoin scam. Group-IB, a global threat hunting and intelligence company headquartered in Singapore, has discovered thousands of personal records of users from the UK, Australia, South Africa, the US, Singapore, Spain, Malaysia and oth
Publish At:2020-06-30 09:55 | Read:314 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Digital ID Hacking Bitcoin scam Cy

CryptoCore hacker group stole over $200M from cryptocurrency exchanges

The CryptoCore hacker group that is believed to be operating out of Eastern Europe has stolen around $200 million from online cryptocurrency exchanges. Experts from ClearSky states that a hacker group tracked as CryptoCore, which is believed to be operating out of Eastern Europe, has stolen around $200 million from cryptocurrency exchanges. The Crypto
Publish At:2020-06-24 15:10 | Read:298 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Digital ID Hacking CryptoCore cryp

Norway suspends its COVID-19 contact tracing app due to privacy concerns

Norway’s health authorities announced the suspension of the design of a COVID-19 contact tracing app due to privacy concerns. In April, Norway launched its contact tracing app dubbed Smittestopp (“Infection stop”) to trace the diffusion of the COVID-19 in the country. A contact tracing app is a tool that could be used to contain new d
Publish At:2020-06-16 14:09 | Read:601 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Digital ID Mobile contact tracing coronavirus

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