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NRC Health health care company hit with ransomware

A Lincoln health care company has been targeted by crooks, no patient data has been compromised during the cyber attack. NRC Health recently disclosed that it was hit by a ransomware attack that took place on February 11. The company provides analytics that help health care providers measure and improve quality and services. The Lincoln health care co
Publish At:2020-02-28 04:52 | Read:74 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Malware Hacking information securi

Lampion malware origin servers geolocated in Turkey

After three months from the first detection, the Lampion origin was identified. A webserver named “portaldasfinancas” is available in Turkey and has been used to spread the threat in Portugal. Lampion malware is the most critical malware affecting Portuguese users’ last three months. From December 2019 it had spread, impersonating and using template emai
Publish At:2020-02-27 16:50 | Read:47 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Hacking Malware information securi

SQL Dump from popular Indian BGR tech site leaked online

Hackers share SQL databases from unsecured AWS buckets, including the archive belonging to the BGR tech news site in India. Hackers are sharing SQL databases from unsecured Amazon S3 buckets, one of them belongs to the BGR tech news site in India. BGR, aka Boy Genius Report, is a popular technology-influenced website that covers topics ranging from co
Publish At:2020-02-27 13:42 | Read:78 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Data Breach Hacking BGR data breac

New strain of Cerberus Android banking trojan can steal Google Authenticator codes

Experts found a new version of the Cerberus Android banking trojan that can steal one-time codes generated by the Google Authenticator app and bypass 2FA. Security researchers from ThreatFabric warn of a new Android malware strain can now steal one-time passcodes (OTP) generated through Google Authenticator that is used as part of 2FA to protect online ac
Publish At:2020-02-27 09:54 | Read:145 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Malware Mobile Android Cerberus it

Threat actors scan Internet for Vulnerable Microsoft Exchange Servers

Experts warn that hackers are actively scanning the Internet for Microsoft Exchange Servers vulnerable in the attempt to exploit the CVE-2020-0688 RCE. Hackers are actively scanning the Internet for Microsoft Exchange Servers affected by the CVE-2020-0688 remote code execution flaw. The vulnerability resides in the Exchange Control Panel (ECP) compon
Publish At:2020-02-27 06:07 | Read:226 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Hacking CVE-2020-0688 information

Reading Municipal Light Department, an electric utility in Massachusetts, hit by ransomware

The Reading Municipal Light Department (RMLD), an electric utility in Massachusetts, announced it was hit by a ransomware attack. This week, the Reading Municipal Light Department (RMLD), an electric utility in Massachusetts, announced it was hit by a ransomware attack. Reading Municipal Light Department provides electricity to over 68,000 citizens tha
Publish At:2020-02-26 11:32 | Read:134 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Hacking critical infrastructure ha

Silence Hacking Crew threatens Australian banks of DDoS attacks

DDoS extortionists are blackmailing Australian banks asking for payments of large sums in Monero cryptocurrency threatening DDoS attacks. Cybercriminals are threatening Australian banks of DDoS attacks if they will not pay large sums in Monero cryptocurrency. The extortion campaign was observed over the past week, attackers are sending emails to the ba
Publish At:2020-02-26 07:45 | Read:96 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Security banking DDoS information

Fbot re-emerged, the backstage

Mirai Fbot is back with the stronger infection speed, “Currently FBOT’s infection speed is about 100 nodes per day.. Don’t trust me, trust the number”, said the researcher who figured the come-back…” In the previous month we covered the mystery behind the Mirai botnet variant dubbed as “Fbot” after the threat’s latest encryption was disclosed
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New Cyber Attack Campaign Leverages the COVID-19 Infodemic

Researchers from Cybaze Yoroi ZLab have spotted a new campaign exploiting the interest in coronavirus (COVID-19) evolution to spread malware. Introduction Nowadays, it is common to say that the physical world and the cyber world are strictly connected. The proof is the leverage of the current physical threat, the CoronaVirus (COVID-19), as a social eng
Publish At:2020-02-26 07:21 | Read:63 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Malware coronavirus COVID-19 Cyber

Hacking campaign targets sites running popular Duplicator WordPress plugin

Security experts are warning of a new wave of attacks targeting a zero-day vulnerability in the popular Duplicator WordPress Plugin. Last week the development team behind the popular Duplicator WordPress plugin, the Snap Creek, addressed a zero-day vulnerability that affected at least 1 million websites. Now researchers at security firm WordFence are
Publish At:2020-02-25 08:05 | Read:145 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Hacking Duplicator WordPress hacki

South Korea suffers from the spread of people infected with Corona 19

In this situation, ‘Est security’ found malicious code disguised as a ‘Corona 19 real-time status’ inquiry program and asked the public’s attention. The malware found is an executable program (EXE) using file names such as ‘Corona’s domestic status’ and ‘Corona’s real-time corona status.’ W
Publish At:2020-02-25 08:05 | Read:126 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Malware Corona 19 coronavirus info

Lampion malware v2 February 2020

Since end-December 2019 lampion malware has been noted as the most prominent malware targeting Portuguese organizations. Several devices have been infected when the victims open the zip file downloaded from the URL embedded in the malicious email that lures the Portuguese Government Finance & Tax (ATA), Energias de Portugal (EDP), and more recently th
Publish At:2020-02-24 17:49 | Read:187 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Malware

Raccoon Malware, a success case in the cybercrime ecosystem

Raccoon Malware is a recently discovered infostealer that can extract sensitive data from about 60 applications on a targeted system. Racoon malware, Legion, Mohazo, and Racealer, is an infostealer that recently appeared in the threat landscape that is advertised in hacking forums. The malware is cheap compared to similar threats, it is able
Publish At:2020-02-24 17:25 | Read:215 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Malware Hacking information securi

ObliqueRAT, a new malware employed in attacks on government targets in Southeast Asia

Cisco Talos researchers discovered a new malware, tracked as ObliqueRAT, that was employed targeted attacks against organizations in Southeast Asia. Experts from Cisco Talos discovered a new malware, tracked as ObliqueRAT, that appears a custom malware developed by a threat actor focused on government and diplomatic targets.  The malware was employed
Publish At:2020-02-23 07:17 | Read:136 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Hacking Malware information securi

Joker malware still able to bypass Google Play Store checks

The infamous Joker malware has found a way to bypass the security checks to be published in the official Play Store, new clicker was found by experts. The fight to the Joker malware (aka Bread) begun in September 2019 when security experts at Google removed from the official Play Store 24 apps because they were infected with a new spyware tracked as “the
Publish At:2020-02-22 15:20 | Read:184 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Malware Mobile Hacking it security

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