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RansomHouse claims to have stolen at least 450GB of AMD’s data

AMD is investigating the claim that the RansomHouse extortion group has its hands on more than 450GB of the company’s data. AMD’s breach revelation came to light after RansomHouse teased on Telegram about selling data belonging to a popular ‘three-letter company that starts with the letter ‘A’. The event crescendoed with the
Publish At:2022-06-30 11:52 | Read:133 | Comments:0 | Tags:Hacking AMD breach BleepingComputer extortion group RansomHo

Ex-Canadian government employee admits to being a member of the Russian cybercrime gang NetWalker

A former Canadian government IT worker admitted to being a high-level member of the Russian cybercrime group NetWalker. A former Canadian government employee, Sebastien Vachon-Desjardins, pleaded guilty in the U.S. to charges related to his involvement with the Russian cybercrime group NetWalker. In March, the man was extradited to the United States to
Publish At:2022-06-30 11:10 | Read:122 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Malware DoJ Hacking hacking news I

YTStealer info-stealing malware targets YouTube content creators

Researchers detailed a new information-stealing malware, dubbed YTStealer, that targets YouTube content creators. Intezer cybersecurity researchers have detailed a new information-stealing malware, dubbed YTStealer, that was developed to steal authentication cookies from YouTube content creators. The malware is highly likely available as a service on t
Publish At:2022-06-30 05:26 | Read:237 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Hacking Malware Cybercrime Dark We

Path Traversal flaw in UnRAR utility can allow hacking Zimbra Mail servers

Researchers discovered a new flaw in RARlab’s UnRAR utility, tracked CVE-2022-30333, that can allow to remotely hack Zimbra Webmail servers. SonarSource researchers have discovered a new vulnerability in RARlab’s UnRAR utility, tracked as CVE-2022-30333, that can be exploited by remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on a system that relie
Publish At:2022-06-29 11:10 | Read:225 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking hacking news information security news

ZuoRAT malware hijacks SOHO Routers to spy in the vitims

A new RAT dubbed ZuoRAT was employed in a campaign aimed at small office/home office (SOHO) routers in North American and Europe. Researchers from Black Lotus Labs, the threat intelligence division of Lumen Technologies, have discovered a new remote access trojan (RAT) called ZuoRAT, which targets small office/home office (SOHO) devices of remote workers
Publish At:2022-06-29 06:01 | Read:154 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking Malware hacking news information secur

RansomHouse gang claims to have stolen 450GB of data from chip maker giant AMD

The RansomHouse gang claims to have breached the Chipmaker giant AMD and stole 450 GB of data from the company in 2021. The RansomHouse extortion gang claims to have stolen 450 GB of data from the chipmaker giant AMD in 2021 and threatens to leak it or sell it if the company will not pay the ransom. The company has been added this week to the gang̵
Publish At:2022-06-29 06:01 | Read:216 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Data Breach Hacking data breach ha

NON-STATE ACTORS IN THE CYBERSPACE: AN ATTEMPT TO A TAXONOMIC CLASSIFICATION, ROLE, IMPACT AND RELATIONS WITH A STATE’S

This paper provides a taxonomic classification of non-state actors in the cyberspace, analyzing their role and impact on a state’s socioeconomic structure Cyber Non-State Actors (CNSA) are key figures in our globalized world: their operations could have a significant impact on international affairs, politics, and on the economy, as much as states do.
Publish At:2022-06-28 17:31 | Read:198 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Cyber warfare Hacking Hacktivism R

LockBit 3.0 introduces important novelties, including a bug bounty program

The LockBit ransomware operators released LockBit 3.0 with important novelties, including a bug bounty program and Zcash payments. The Lockbit ransomware operation has released LockBit 3.0, which has important noveòties such as a bug bounty program, Zcash payment, and new extortion tactics. The gang has been active since at least 2019 and today it is one
Publish At:2022-06-28 11:10 | Read:162 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Hacking Malware Cybercrime hacking

Latest OpenSSL version is affected by a remote memory corruption flaw

Expert discovered a remote memory-corruption vulnerability affecting the latest version of the OpenSSL library. Security expert Guido Vranken discovered a remote memory-corruption vulnerability in the recently released OpenSSL version 3.0.4. The library was released on June 21, 2022, and affects x64 systems with the AVX-512 instruction set. “Open
Publish At:2022-06-28 09:23 | Read:197 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Security Hacking hacking news IT Information S

The government of Lithuania confirmed it had been hit by an intense cyberattack

Lithuania confirmed it had been hit by an “intense” cyberattack, after Vilnius imposed restrictions on the rail transit of certain goods to Kaliningrad. The government of Lithuania announced on Monday that it had been hit by an “intense” cyberattack, likely launched from Moscow, days after the Russian government protested restricti
Publish At:2022-06-27 17:31 | Read:200 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber warfare Hacking DDoS hacking news IT Inf

New Matanbuchus Campaign drops Cobalt Strike beacons

Matanbuchus malware-as-a-service (Maas) has been observed spreading through phishing campaigns, dropping Cobalt Strike beacons. Threat intelligence firm Cyble has observed a malware-as-a-service (Maas), named Matanbuchus, involved in malspam attacks dropping Cobalt Strike beacons. Matanbuchus is a malware loader that first appeared on the threat
Publish At:2022-06-27 11:10 | Read:220 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Malware Cobalt Strike Cybercrime H

Cyberattack halted the production at the Iranian state-owned Khuzestan Steel company

Iranian state-owned Khuzestan Steel Company was hit by a cyber attack that forced the company to halt its production. The Khuzestan Steel Company is one of the major steel companies owned by the Iranian government. The company was forced to halt production due to a cyberattack. According to the Associated Press, Khuzestan Steel Company has a
Publish At:2022-06-27 09:23 | Read:230 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber warfare Hacking hacking news information

Ukrainian telecommunications operators hit by DarkCrystal RAT malware

The Ukrainian CERT-UA warns of attacks against Ukrainian telecommunications operators involving the DarkCrystal RAT. The Governmental Computer Emergency Response Team of Ukraine (CERT-UA) is warning of a malware campaign targeting Ukrainian telecommunications operators with the DarkCrystal RAT. The malspam messages have the topic “Free primary le
Publish At:2022-06-27 08:10 | Read:241 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Malware Hacking hacking news information secur

Threat actors stole $100M in crypto assets from Harmony

Threat actors have stolen $100 million in cryptocurrency from the Blockchain company Harmony on Thursday evening. Last week threat actors have stolen $100 million in cryptocurrency from the Blockchain company Harmony. Today @HarmonyProtocol disclosed a breach which resulted in the theft of 85,837.252 Ethereum (approx. $99,334,302.58 USD as of this w
Publish At:2022-06-27 05:25 | Read:184 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Digital ID Hacking Blockchain hacking news Har

Threat actors sell access to tens of vulnerable networks compromised by exploiting Atlassian 0day

A threat actor is selling access to 50 vulnerable networks that have been compromised exploiting the recently disclosed Atlassian Confluence zero-day. A threat actor is selling access to 50 vulnerable networks that have been compromised by exploiting the recently discovered Atlassian Confluence zero-day flaw (CVE-2022-26134). The discovery was made by
Publish At:2022-06-26 15:20 | Read:344 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Hacking Atlassian Atlassian Conflu

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