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New Snowden Docs reveal the NSA spy hub Pine Gap in Australia

A news batch of documents leaked by Snowden has revealed a US facility in Australia for covertly monitoring communications and supporting drone missions A news batch of documents leaked by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden has revealed a United States facility located in Australia’s Northern Territory for covertly monitoring wireless communication
Publish At:2017-08-21 16:10 | Read:100 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Intelligence Drone Edward Snowden Hacking Join

Barcelona terrorist attack – Extremism, A Sea Change In Tactics

Analysts at Global Intelligence Insight analyzed the recent Barcelona terrorist attack linking it to the content shared recently in the Jihadist community. Another terrorist attack took place in a European city, this time in Barcelona; just south of the city in the tourist resort of Cambrils a number of potential suicide bombers have been shot dead; the Span
Publish At:2017-08-20 03:20 | Read:125 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Intelligence Terrorism Barcelona terrorist att

After Westminster attack, now Scottish parliament hit by brute-forcing attack

The Scottish Parliament has been targeted by a “brute force” attack, the assault is still ongoing and is similar to the one that hit the British Parliament. The Scottish Parliament is under attack, crooks are brute-forcing email accounts in the attempt to access members’ emails. The attack appears similar to the one that in June targeted th
Publish At:2017-08-17 04:25 | Read:169 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking Intelligence brute force attacks Scott

North Korea-Linked Lazarus APT targets U.S. Defense contractors

The North Korea-linked Lazarus APT group as Lazarus is believed to be behind attacks targeting United States defense contractors. According to Palo Alto Networks, the North Korea-linked Lazarus APT group as Lazarus is believed to be behind attacks targeting United States defense contractors. The activity of the Lazarus APT Group surged in 2014 and 2015, its
Publish At:2017-08-14 18:00 | Read:188 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Breaking News Cyber Crime Hacking Intelligence cyber esp

Rapid7 warns of Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) exposure for millions of endpoints

According to a new research conducted by experts at Rapid7, there are 4.1 million Windows endpoints exposed online via Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP). The researchers discovered that there are 11 million open 3389/TCP endpoints, and that 4.1 million of them are RDP. “We analyzed the responses, tallying any that appeared to be from RDP speaking endpoints
Publish At:2017-08-14 18:00 | Read:189 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking Reports Security EsteemAudit Intellige

Wikileaks – CIA CouchPotato remote tool can stealthy collect RTSP/H.264 video streams

WikiLeaks has published another Vault 7 leak, revealing the CIA tool CouchPotato that allows operators to remotely spy on video streams in real-time. “Today, August 10th 2017, WikiLeaks publishes the the User Guide for the CoachPotato project of the CIA. CouchPotato is a remote tool for collection against RTSP/H.264 video streams. It provides the abili
Publish At:2017-08-10 21:45 | Read:208 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking Intelligence CIA couchpotato Vault 7 W

Experts found a link between the KONNI attacks and DarkHotel campaigns against NK

Experts at Cylance noticed that the decoy document used in KONNI attacks is similar to the one used in recent campaigns of the DarkHotel APT. In May, Cisco Talos team discovered a RAT dubbed KONNI malware that targets organizations linked to North Korea. The malware, dubbed by researchers “KONNI,” was undetected for more than 3 years and was used in highly
Publish At:2017-08-10 06:15 | Read:246 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Breaking News Hacking Intelligence Malware cyber espiona

Irish electricity transmission system operator EirGrid targeted by a nation-state actor

The Irish electricity transmission system operator EirGrid was targeted by a state-sponsored actor, the hackers weren’t discovered at least for two months. The Irish electricity transmission system operator EirGrid was targeted by a state-sponsored attack. EirGrid is the state-owned company that operates the electricity transmission grid across the I
Publish At:2017-08-08 05:45 | Read:182 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Breaking News Cyber warfare Hacking Intelligence Eirgrid

US Army bans use of Chinese DJI drones over cyber security concerns

The US Army has ordered its units to stop using Chinese DJI drones because of “cyber vulnerabilities” in the products. The US Army is going to ban its units from using drones manufactured by the Chinese firm DJI due to “cyber vulnerabilities”. The decision was based on the findings of a research conducted by the Army Research Laboratory and the n
Publish At:2017-08-06 10:05 | Read:143 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking Intelligence DJI Drones UAVs US Army

Wikileaks – CIA Dumbo tool allows agents to disable security cameras

Wikileaks published a new batch of files belonging to the CIA Vault 7 archive that reveals the ‘Dumbo’ tool used by the agents to disable security cameras. Wikileaks published a new batch of files belonging to the CIA Vault 7 archive, the documents detail a tool code named ‘Dumbo‘ that was developed by the intelligence agency to disab
Publish At:2017-08-04 02:50 | Read:256 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking Intelligence

Virtualization-Based Security is Helping Security Professionals Relax

Virtualization’s continued journey across the enterprise led inevitably to security Enhanced security benefits using virtualization are powerful and compelling Virtualization takes the security responsibility off users and delivers control to IT Detection-based security doesn’t work. It’s an exhausted concept. The battle’s been waged for 30 years and the c
Publish At:2017-08-03 12:45 | Read:241 | Comments:0 | Tags:Innovation cybersecurity detection intelligence management p

Wikileaks Vault 7 – Imperial projects revealed the 3 hacking tools Achilles, SeaPea and Aeris

Wikileaks published another batch of classified documents from the CIA Vault 7 leak, it includes details of the Imperial project. Today another batch of classified documents from the CIA Vault 7 leak was published by Wikileaks. The documents are related to a CIA project codenamed ‘Imperial,’ they include details of three CIA hacking tools and im
Publish At:2017-07-28 04:35 | Read:161 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking Intelligence Malware Achilles Aeris CI

Experts detailed the new Operation Wilted Tulip campaign of the CopyKittens APT

Researchers from ClearSky and Trend Micro uncovered a new massive cyber espionage campaign conducted by CopyKittens dubbed ‘Operation Wilted Tulip’ A joint investigation conducted by experts from the Israeli cyber-intelligence firm by ClearSky and Trend Micro uncovered a new massive cyber espionage campaign dubbed ‘Operation Wilted Tulip&#
Publish At:2017-07-26 07:20 | Read:234 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Breaking News Cyber warfare Hacking Intelligence

The UK continues to grant the export of surveillance equipment to countries like Turkey

According to the UK’s Department for International Trade, the country granted a license to export surveillance equipment to Turkey earlier this year. The UK continues to be one of the most active countries involved in the trade of surveillance technology. British firms continue to export surveillance systems ranging from internet mass surveillance equ
Publish At:2017-07-24 18:32 | Read:200 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Digital ID Intelligence Laws and regulations C

Wikileaks: CIA tasked Raytheon for analyzing TTPs used by threat actors in the wild

Wikileaks revealed that CIA contractor Raytheon Blackbird Technologies was tasked to analyze advanced malware and TTPs used by threat actors in the wild. Wikileaks continues to publish documents from Vault 7 leaks, today the organization has shed light on the collaboration between the US Intelligence agency and tech firms for malware development. The last b
Publish At:2017-07-20 03:35 | Read:126 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber warfare Hacking Intelligence Malware

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