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Phish For The Future – spear-phishing attacks target Internet Freedom Activists

EFF published the report on “Phish For The Future,” an advanced persistent spearphishing campaign targeting Freedom Activists. The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) confirmed that a sophisticated spear-phishing campaign targeted the employees of Internet freedom NGOs “Free Press” and “Fight for the Future” The EFF revealed that it is aware at least 70 att
Publish At:2017-10-01 02:25 | Read:120 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking Hacktivism EFF Freedom Activists spear

Hacker Interview – Jonturk 75 – JRB

Today I have the pleasure to interview Jonturk 75 one of the hackers that hit high profile targets, including the notorious hacker group OurMine. Jonturk 75 and the hacker group he takes part in have recently made the headlines news with a series of attacks against high profile targets. Following CNN and Reuters hacks they’ve recently defaced the web
Publish At:2017-09-08 14:30 | Read:229 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking Cybersecurity Hacktivism Jonturk 75

OpDomesticTerrorism – Anonymous takes down Charlottesville website after the incident

Anonymous launched the OpDomesticTerrorism and claimed responsibility for carrying out a DDoS attack on the website of Charlottesville city Virginia. The hacktivist collective Anonymous launched the OpDomesticTerrorism and claimed responsibility for carrying out a DDoS attack on the official website of Charlottesville city Virginia. The website went offline
Publish At:2017-08-14 18:00 | Read:228 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking Hacktivism Anonymous Charlottesville i

Cloud Security and the New Cold War: Corporate Strategies for Winning Digital Battles

Thirty years ago, the Cold War threatened to spill over from high-level espionage into full-blown warfare between the world’s two great superpowers. But there could be a new conflict on the horizon. Nature recently highlighted “The Darkening Web,” a new book by Alexander Klimburg, program director at The Hague Centre for Strategic Studies
Publish At:2017-08-11 15:05 | Read:331 | Comments:0 | Tags:Cloud Security Cloud Connected Devices Data Breach Data Prot

Hacker Interview Mubix “Rob” Fuller – Security Affairs

Today I have the pleasure to interview Mubix “Rob” Fuller (@mubix ) one of the most prominent experts in the hacking community. Rob has over 11 years of experience covering all facets of information security. He has been behind the lines helping to design, build, and defend the US Marine Corps, US Senate, and Pentagon networks – as well as performing p
Publish At:2017-07-04 19:20 | Read:261 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking Cybersecurity Hacktivism Mubix “Rob” F

Mexican Government was spying on Journalists and Activists with Pegasus Surveillance software

Journalists and activists in Mexico accused the government of spying on them with the powerful surveillance software Pegasus developed by the NSO Group. Journalists and activists in Mexico accused the government of spying on them with a powerful surveillance software. According to the journalists, the authorities used an Israeli spyware to hack their mobile
Publish At:2017-06-20 05:25 | Read:511 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Digital ID Hacking Hacktivism Malware Mobile M

Canada’ CSE warns of cyber attacks against next 2019 Election

The Canada Communications Security Establishment (CSE) published a report that reveals that hackers will attempt to hack into 2019 country’s Election. The Canada Communications Security Establishment (CSE) published a report that reveals that cyber criminals and hacktivists had leaked sensitive government documents, and attempted to hack into 2015 cou
Publish At:2017-06-19 11:00 | Read:535 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber warfare Hacking Hacktivism Intelligence

BAE Systems accused of selling mass surveillance software Evident across the Middle East

BC Arabic and the Danish newspaper Dagbladet accuse British BAE Systems of selling mass surveillance software called Evident across the Middle East. The British company BAE Systems has been selling mass surveillance software called Evident across the Middle East, the findings are the result of a year-long investigation by BBC Arabic and the Danish newspaper
Publish At:2017-06-18 16:35 | Read:584 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Digital ID Intelligence Security BAE Evident H

Four New Cyberthreats on the CISO’s Radar

Enterprises today face new cyberthreats from many different vectors, including some that didn’t exist just a few years ago. Chief information security officers (CISOs) need to keep their eyes on the evolving ways their companies can be breached and close any gaps to minimize the damage. Four New Cyberthreats Facing CISOs 1. Ransomware The latest high
Publish At:2017-05-30 22:30 | Read:503 | Comments:0 | Tags:CISO Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) Cyberthreats

Experts tracked a German hacker behind the spreading of Houdini Worm on Pastebin

Security experts at Recorded Future tracked a German hacker for the propagation of the Houdini worm through Pastebin sites. A German hacker that goes online with the moniker Vicswors Baghdad is the responsible for the propagation of the Houdini malware on Pastebin sites. According to the expert at Recorded Future, the same threat actor appears to be the auth
Publish At:2017-05-27 21:55 | Read:754 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Hacking Hacktivism Malware

Macron campaign suffered a huge hacking attack 48 hours before French vote

The campaign of the Presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron has been targeted once again by hackers that leaked a 9GB dump of stolen data from its staff. Information warfare and politics are even more strictly correlated. It has happened again, after the DNC hack, hackers have targeted also French presidential elections. The target of the hackers is the Frenc
Publish At:2017-05-06 15:50 | Read:797 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Breaking News Hacktivism Intelligence APT28 cyber espion

Turkey vs Holland – Hackers broke into Twitter CounterApp to hijack hundreds of High-Profile Accounts

Turkey vs Holland – Hackers launched a massive hacking campaign that hijacked hundreds of High-Profile Accounts to spread political messages against Holland. A huge number of high-profile Twitter accounts have been hijacked following the recent diplomatic crisis between Turkey and the Netherlands. The hackers posted through many Twitter accounts politi
Publish At:2017-03-16 01:20 | Read:756 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking Hacktivism CounterApp defacement Twitt

Operation Kingphish: Cyber Attacks against human rights activists in Qatar and Nepal

Amnesty International has recently uncovered a spear phishing campaign dubbed Operation Kingphish that targeted groups in Qatar and Nepal. Human rights organizations and journalists continue to be a privileged target of phishing campaigns that attempt to steal the Google credentials of the victims. The malicious messages try to lure victims into viewing docu
Publish At:2017-02-15 23:40 | Read:905 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking Hacktivism Intelligence Social Network

ENISA Threat Landscape Report 2016, who is attacking us, and how?

ENISA has issued the annual ENISA Threat Landscape Report 2016, a document that synthesizes the emerging trends in cyber security The European Union Agency for Network and Information Security (ENISA) is an EU Agency composed of security experts that work with these states, public organizations and private groups to develop advice and recommendations on go
Publish At:2017-02-09 19:50 | Read:1004 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Cyber warfare Data Breach Deep Web

Anonymous hacked Freedom Hosting II, a fifth of the Dark Web is down

The group of hacktivists Anonymous hacked the popular Freedom Hosting II Dark Web hosting provider, a fifth of the .onion websites is down. The collective Anonymous is back, this time the hacker groups breached Freedom Hosting II, a popular Dark Web hosting provider. After the closure of the original Freedom Hosting, Freedom Hosting II (FHII) become one of t
Publish At:2017-02-05 23:45 | Read:943 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Data Breach Deep Web Hacking Hackt

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