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Intel's Early Earnings Release Triggered by Hack

U.S. chip-making giant Intel Corp. has acknowledged a website hack and premature data disclosure forced the early release of its earnings report for the fourth quarter of 2020.The Santa Clara, Calif.-based company had planned on making the earnings announcement after markets closed on Thursday, but discovered the website breach and the external disclosure of
Publish At:2021-01-22 14:05 | Read:47 | Comments:0 | Tags:NEWS & INDUSTRY Fraud & Identity Theft Incident Resp

Biden Orders Intel Agencies to Provide Full Assessment of SolarWinds Hack

Just says into his leadership role, U.S. President Joe Biden has instructed U.S. intelligence agencies to provide him with a detailed assessment of the SolarWinds hack, which fueled a global cyber espionage campaign impacting many high-profile government agencies and businesses.The U.S. government and others have said Russia is likely behind the highly sophi
Publish At:2021-01-22 14:05 | Read:31 | Comments:0 | Tags:Cyberwarfare NEWS & INDUSTRY Incident Response hack

MyFreeCams site hacked to steal info of 2 million paying users

A hacker is selling a database with login details for two million high-paying users of the MyFreeCams adult video streaming and chat service.The seller says that they obtained the database recently, following a successful SQL injection attack and that it can be used to steal the funds of premium members.Selling in unique batchesMyFreeCams is a popular adult
Publish At:2021-01-22 11:49 | Read:115 | Comments:0 | Tags:Security hack

Data of 2 million MyFreeCams users sold on a hacker forum

A threat actor was offering for sale on a hacker forum data from 2 million users allegedly stolen from the adult streaming site MyFreeCams. A threat actor was offering for sale on a hacker forum a database containing user records allegedly stolen from the adult streaming site MyFreeCams. MyFreeCams it’s one of the top adult streaming websites thta has
Publish At:2021-01-22 08:55 | Read:104 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach Hacking Darkweb hacking news infor

Microsoft Details OPSEC, Anti-Forensic Techniques Used by SolarWinds Hackers

Microsoft on Wednesday released another report detailing the activities and the methods of the threat actor behind the attack on IT management solutions firm SolarWinds, including their malware delivery methods, anti-forensic behavior, and operational security (OPSEC).The attackers, which some believe to be sponsored by Russia, breached SolarWinds’ systems i
Publish At:2021-01-21 14:41 | Read:51 | Comments:0 | Tags:Endpoint Security NEWS & INDUSTRY Virus & Threats Em

Hacker blunder leaves stolen passwords exposed via Google search

Hackers hitting thousands of organizations worldwide in a massive phishing campaign forgot to protect their loot and let Google the stolen passwords for public searches.The phishing campaign has been running for more than half a year and uses dozens of domains that host the phishing pages. It received constant updates to make the fraudulent Microsoft Office
Publish At:2021-01-21 08:31 | Read:95 | Comments:0 | Tags:Security hack

Hacker leaks full database of 77 million Nitro PDF user records

A stolen database containing the email addresses, names, and passwords of more than 77 million records of Nitro PDF service users was leaked today for free.The 14GB leaked database contains 77,159,696 records with users' email addresses, full names, bcrypt hashed passwords, titles, company names, IP addresses, and other system-related information.The databas
Publish At:2021-01-20 16:55 | Read:170 | Comments:0 | Tags:Security hack

Microsoft shares how SolarWinds hackers evaded detection

Microsoft today shared details on how the SolarWinds hackers were able to remain undetected by hiding their malicious activity inside the networks of breached companies.This previously unknown information was disclosed by security experts part of the Microsoft 365 Defender Research Team, Microsoft Threat Intelligence Center (MSTIC), and&n
Publish At:2021-01-20 16:55 | Read:121 | Comments:0 | Tags:Security Microsoft hack

Hacker posts 1.9 million Pixlr user records for free on forum

A hacker has leaked 1.9 million Pixlr user records containing information that could be used to perform targeted phishing and credential stuffing attacks.Pixlr is a very popular and free online photo editing application with many of the same features found in a professional desktop photo editor like Photoshop. While Pixlr offers basic editing tools
Publish At:2021-01-20 13:01 | Read:124 | Comments:0 | Tags:Security hack

Malwarebytes Targeted by SolarWinds Hackers

Cybersecurity firm Malwarebytes on Tuesday revealed that it too was targeted by the hackers who breached the systems of Texas-based IT management company SolarWinds as part of a sophisticated supply chain attack.Malwarebytes says it has not used any SolarWinds products, but its investigation revealed that the threat actor gained access to some of its systems
Publish At:2021-01-20 11:23 | Read:123 | Comments:0 | Tags:Endpoint Security NEWS & INDUSTRY Virus & Threats In

Malwarebytes: SolarWinds Hackers Read Our Emails

Malwarebytes has confirmed that the SolarWinds attackers managed to access internal emails, although via a different intrusion vector to many victims.While many of the organizations caught up in the suspected Russian cyber-espionage campaign were compromised via a malicious SolarWinds Orion update, US government agency CISA had previously pointed to a second
Publish At:2021-01-20 10:20 | Read:72 | Comments:0 | Tags: hack

FireEye releases an auditing tool to detect SolarWinds hackers’ activity

Cybersecurity firm FireEye has released a report that sheds the light on the SolarWinds attack and the way hackers breached its networks. Cybersecurity firm FireEye has released a report that sheds the light on the SolarWinds attack and the way hackers breached its networks. The experts explained how the UNC2452 and other threat actors breached the inf
Publish At:2021-01-20 09:19 | Read:170 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Breaking News Hacking Security hacking news information

Malwarebytes ‘s email systems hacked by SolarWinds attackers

Cyber security firm Malwarebytes announced that threat actor behind the SolarWinds attack also breached its network last year. Malwarebytes revealed today that SolarWinds hackers also breached its systems and gained access to its email. Malwarebytes joins the club of security firms that were hit by Solarwinds attackers, after FireEye, Microsoft, and Crowd
Publish At:2021-01-19 19:50 | Read:163 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking hacking news information security news

SolarWinds hackers used 7-Zip code to hide Raindrop Cobalt Strike loader

The ongoing analysis of the SolarWinds supply-chain attack uncovered a fourth malicious tool that researchers call Raindrop and was used for distribution across computers on the victim network.The hackers used Raindrop to deliver a Cobalt Strike beacon to select victims that were of interest and which had already been compromised through the trojanized Solar
Publish At:2021-01-19 17:31 | Read:112 | Comments:0 | Tags:Security hack

Malwarebytes says SolarWinds hackers accessed its internal emails

Cybersecurity firm Malwarebytes today confirmed that the threat actor behind the SolarWinds supply-chain attack were able to gain access to some company emails."While Malwarebytes does not use SolarWinds, we, like many other companies were recently targeted by the same threat actor," Malwarebytes CEO and co-founder Marcin Kleczynski said."We can confirm the
Publish At:2021-01-19 17:31 | Read:55 | Comments:0 | Tags:Security hack

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