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New Ransomware Spreading Rapidly in China Infected Over 100,000 PCs

New Ransomware Spreading Rapidly in China Infected Over 100,000 PCs

December 04, 2018Swati Khandelwal
A new piece of ransomware is spreading rapidly across China that has already infected more than 100,000 computers in the last four days as...
U.S Charges Two Iranian Hackers for SamSam Ransomware Attacks

U.S Charges Two Iranian Hackers for SamSam Ransomware Attacks

November 28, 2018Mohit Kumar
The Department of Justice announced Wednesday charges against two Iranian nationals for their involvement in creating and deploying the n...
Former Microsoft Engineer Gets Prison for Role in Reveton Ransomware

Former Microsoft Engineer Gets Prison for Role in Reveton Ransomware

August 14, 2018Wang Wei
A former Microsoft network engineer who was charged in April this year has now been sentenced to 18 months in prison after pleading guil...
Hacker Can Steal Data from Air-Gapped Computers through Power Lines

Hacker Can Steal Data from Air-Gapped Computers through Power Lines

April 12, 2018Swati Khandelwal
Do you think it is possible to extract data from a computer using its power cables? If no, then you should definitely read about this t...
Hackers Can Now Steal Data Even From Faraday Cage Air-Gapped Computers

Hackers Can Now Steal Data Even From Faraday Cage Air-Gapped Computers

February 08, 2018Swati Khandelwal
A team of security researchers—which majorly focuses on finding clever ways to get into air-gapped computers by exploiting little-noticed...
Thousands of Hacked WordPress Sites Abused to Infect Millions of Visitors

Thousands of Hacked WordPress Sites Abused to Infect Millions of Visitors

September 18, 2015Khyati Jain
A Large number of WordPress websites were compromised in last two weeks with a new malware campaign spotted in the wild. WordPress ...
Venom Vulnerability Exposes Most Data Centers to Cyber Attacks

Venom Vulnerability Exposes Most Data Centers to Cyber Attacks

May 14, 2015Swati Khandelwal
Just after a new security vulnerability surfaced Wednesday, many tech outlets started comparing it with HeartBleed, the serious security...
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