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Malware signed with stolen Digital code-signing certificates continues to bypass security software

A group of researchers demonstrated that malware signed with stolen Digital code-signing certificates continues to bypass security software. A recent study conducted by the Cyber Security Research Institute (CSRI) revealed that stolen digital code-signing certificates are available for sale for anyone to purchase on the dark web for up to $1,200. Digital cod
Publish At:2017-11-07 05:10 | Read:1086 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Deep Web Hacking Malware Digital c

Paradise Papers were the result of the hack of external attackers

Most of the Paradise Papers came from offshore legal firm Appleby, which confirms the leak came from a hack on its network and no insiders were involved. The Paradise Papers is a collection of more than 13.4 million financial documents leaked online that has shed light on how major figures in the world of business, politics, entertainment, and sport move th
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One Third of The Internet Has Seen a DDoS Attack In The Past Two Years

A group of researchers has conducted a rigorous comprehensive characterization of this DDoS attacks and of countermeasures to mitigate the associated risks. Denial of Service (DoS) attacks have been around about as long as computers have been network connected. A website’s purpose is to accept connections from the Internet and return information. A bad
Publish At:2017-11-07 05:10 | Read:1007 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Hacking Reports botnet DDoS attack

Hackers leak WhatsApp screenshots and intimate photos of WWE Diva Paige

A new batch of WhatsApp screenshots and intimate photos of the WWE celebrity Diva Paige was published on a popular celebrity leak website. In March, hackers leaked online nude photos and videos of WWE Diva Paige (real name is Saraya Jade-Bevis), and now a new batch of x-rated images of the celebrity appeared on the Internet. Personal and private photos of m
Publish At:2017-11-06 10:45 | Read:180 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking Apple brute force celebrities data lea

KRACK Detector is a tool to detect and prevent KRACK attacks in your network

How to discover if your network is vulnerable to KRACK attack? KRACK Detector is a script that can detect attacks against client devices on your network. Last week I published a post warning of many industrial networking devices from various vendors are still vulnerable to the recently disclosed KRACK attack (Key Reinstallation Attack). The Belgian research
Publish At:2017-11-06 10:45 | Read:258 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking Internet of Things KRACK attack KRACK

Microsoft Office Dynamic Data Exchange(DDE) attacks

Microsoft Office programs are widely exploited by malware authors by embedding links, objects, and other payloads. Its effects often depend on how the user will interact with documents. Customarily embedded payloads are executed when the user enables macros, but this is not the only way to infect users. There are other methods as well which can infect
Publish At:2017-11-06 09:15 | Read:204 | Comments:0 | Tags:Hacking

Proteus: 1 – CTF Walkthrough

Proteus is a relatively new machine that came on VulnHub. Created by Ivanvza, it surfaced on June 7th, 2017. It can be downloaded from https://www.vulnhub.com/entry/proteus-1,193/The objective is to get root privileges and get the flag.Downloaded and fired up, it presents with a login screen with no other information at all apart from telling us that i
Publish At:2017-11-06 09:15 | Read:372 | Comments:0 | Tags:Hacking

Is AI really the Future of Cyber Security

As we progressively get more dependent on technological innovation in our daily lives, we open ourselves up to cyber-attacks. Each device that we use today is vulnerable to cyber-attacks. Hackers are rapidly evolving to come up with new strategies and attack to breach our systems, steal our information or sabotage it for ransom drives.Cybersecurity ris
Publish At:2017-11-06 09:15 | Read:190 | Comments:0 | Tags:Hacking

US DoJ Identifies at least 6 Russian Government officials Involved in DNC hack

The United States Department of Justice has gathered evidence to charge at least six Russian government officials involved in the 2016 DNC hack. The United States Department of Justice has gathered evidence to charge at least six Russian government officials involved in the DNC hack during the 2016 Presidential election. In the past months, US intelligence b
Publish At:2017-11-05 16:20 | Read:119 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber warfare Hacking Intelligence DNC hack Ru

Hackers poisoned Google Search results to spread Zeus Panda banking Trojan

Experts at Cisco Talos observed crooks exploiting black Search Engine Optimization (SEO) to spread the Zeus Panda banking Trojan. Threat actors behind the Zeus Panda banking Trojan leveraged black Search Engine Optimization (SEO) to propose malicious links in the search results. Crooks were focused on financial-related keyword queries. The campaign was first
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Tor Project fixed TorMoil, a critical Tor Browser flaw that can leak users IP Address

The Tor Project fixed a critical vulnerability dubbed TorMoil that could leak users real IP addresses to potential attackers. Tor users must update their Tor browser to fix a critical vulnerability, dubbed TorMoil, that could leak their real IP addresses to potential attackers when they visit websites with certain content. The Tor Project released the Tor Br
Publish At:2017-11-05 16:20 | Read:145 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking anonymity encryption Tor Tor Project T

Hacker threatens Canadian University to dump student info unless the university pay a ransom

A hacker is attempting to extort the Canadian University of Fraser Valley (UFV), threatening to dump student information unless the university pays a ransom. Extortion is a winning criminal model for crooks, a hacker is attempting to extort the Canadian University of Fraser Valley (UFV), threatening to dump student information unless the university pay 30,00
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Flaws in IEEE P1735 electronics standard expose intellectual property

Experts discovered flaws in IEEE P1735 electronics standard, which describes methods for encrypting electronic-design intellectual property (IP). Crypto flaws in the IEEE P1735 electronics standard expose highly-valuable intellectual property in plaintext. The IEEE P1735 electronics standard provides recommendations on methods and techniques for encrypting e
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Popular Anime crunchyroll.com hijacked to distribute a keylogger

The popular Anime site Crunchyroll.com was hijacked to distribute malware, according to the operators the site was not hacked. The popular Anime site Crunchyroll.com was hijacked to distribute malware, once discovered the hack, the operators have issued alerts informing visitors to don’t visit the site and later they took it offline. And for our Engli
Publish At:2017-11-05 16:20 | Read:218 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Hacking crunchyroll DNS hijack key

The NIC Asia Bank is the last victim of the SWIFT hackers

The NIC Asia Bank requested the support of the Central Investigation Bureau of Nepal Police to track down the crooks who hacked the SWIFT server. Once again hackers targeted SWIFT systems to steal money from a financial institution. The victim is the NIC Asia Bank that once discovered illegal fund transfer with its SWIFT server requested support from the Cen
Publish At:2017-11-05 16:20 | Read:262 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Hacking banking cyber heist Cyberc

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