Thursday, September 23, 2021

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Formbook malware Upgraded as an XLoader malware to Attack macOS Systems

Researchers have spotted an upgraded malware variant of Formbook malware which is now Upgraded as an XLoader malware to Attack macOS Systems.Cybersecurity researchers on Wednesday disclosed details of an evolving malware that has now been upgraded to steal sensitive...

U.S DOJ charges 4 Chinese nationals for the global hacking campaign

The Justice Department announced charges against four Chinese nationals on Monday, accusing the men of being part of a hacking group that attacked "companies, universities and government entities in the United States and abroad between 2011 and 2018."The charges...

Hackers abuses OBS Studio to Spread BIOPASS Malware

Researchers from Trend Micro revealed a new malware dubbed BIOPASS, that abuses Open Broadcaster Software (OBS) Studio's live-streaming app to capture the screen of its victims to attackers.Threat actors behind the new malware planted a malicious JavaScript code on...

Microsoft joins Space ISAC as a founding member to support cybersecurity

The Space Information Sharing and Analysis Center (ISAC) welcomed its newest member, Microsoft, on June 23 with an announcement highlighting the tech giant’s cybersecurity expertise.Microsoft joined the Space Information Sharing and Analysis Center as a founding member, according to...

A report shows that avg time to fix critical vulnerabilities is 205 days

According to an AppSec Stats Flash report Published by whitehat security that the average time taken to fix critical vulnerabilities has increased from 197 days in April 2021 to 205 days in May 2021.Report Shows that More than 66%...

Uni of Hertfordshire is the latest cyberattack victim Suffers Outage of IT systems

The University of Hertfordshire in the UK has been hit by a cyber-attack that has taken down its entire IT network as well as blocking access to its cloud-based services.The attack, which began at just before 22:00 on Wednesday,...

NimzaLoader malware was written Nim Programming Language to be less detected

NimzaLoader malware is unusual because it's written in a programming language rarely used by cybercriminals - which could make it harder to detect and defend against."Malware developers may choose to use a rare programming language to avoid detection, as...

Microsoft Exchange zero-day exploited in attacks against US local governments

Ongoing investigations into the active use of four Microsoft Exchange bugs has revealed attacks against US local government agencies.On March 2, Microsoft warned that the current risk of zero-days - now tracked such as CVE-2021-26855, CVE-2021-26857, CVE-2021-26858, and CVE-2021-27065...

Hackers ask 500 Bitcoin ransom from Tether

Tether, the issuer of the USDT stablecoin, claims to have received a ransom note asking for 500 bitcoin (currently worth about USD $22 million), lest documents are made public that could “harm the bitcoin ecosystem.”Tether has revealed a ransomware demand in which threat...

Flash version was distributed in China after EOL installing adware

Although the Flash Player app has officially reached its final date on December 31, 2020, Adobe has allowed a local Chinese company to continue distributing Flash within China, where the app remains a major part of the local IT...

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Attackers Using Morse Code in phishing campaign to Evade Detection

Microsoft on Thursday revealed the techniques used by attackers to avoid detection using morse code in the phishing campaign.Microsoft...

Murata Manufacturing suffers data breach of employees and customer

Japanese electronic components manufacturer Murata has released an apology Notice for the data breach of thousands of files in June that contained bank account...

Everything about Signalling System 7(SS7)

Signaling System 7 (SS7) is an international telecommunication protocol standard that controls and regulates the network elements in a public switched telephone network (PSTN)....

Zimbra flaw lets attackers access the mail servers

Researchers discovered a flaw in the open-source Zimbra code. As a result, an attacker would gain unrestricted access to all sent and received emails...

Apple Releases patches for an actively exploited zero-day flaw in ios, macOS

Apple on Monday Release an urgent security patch for iOS,macOS, iPadOS, to address a zero-day flaw that has been actively exploited.Apple has revealed that...