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Operation Windigo: Linux malware campaign that infected 500,000 Computers Worldwide

Operation Windigo: Linux malware campaign that infected 500,000 Computers Worldwide

March 18, 2014Mohit Kumar
In late 2013, Security Researchers identified thousands of Linux systems around the world infected with the OpenSSH b ackdoor trojan a...
First Tor-Based Android Malware Spotted in the Wild

First Tor-Based Android Malware Spotted in the Wild

February 24, 2014Anonymous
We use our Smartphone devices to do almost everything, from Internet Banking to Sharing private files and at the same pace, the mobile m...
Tor-enabled Point-of-Sale malware 'ChewBacca' stole Credit Card data from 11 Countries

Tor-enabled Point-of-Sale malware 'ChewBacca' stole Credit Card data from 11 Countries

January 30, 2014Swati Khandelwal
After the massive data breaches at U.S retailers Target and Neiman Marcus in which financial credentials of more than 110 million and...
ICEPOL Ransomware Servers seized by Romanian Police that infected 260,000 Computers

ICEPOL Ransomware Servers seized by Romanian Police that infected 260,000 Computers

January 29, 2014Swati Khandelwal
After Financial and Banking Malwares, Ransomware has become the first choice of money motivated cybercriminals. A new Ransomware Tro...
Rakabulle, Advance File Binder from DarkComet RAT Developer

Rakabulle, Advance File Binder from DarkComet RAT Developer

January 16, 2014Wang Wei
I hope you all still remember the famous and powerful Remote Administration Tool (RAT) called ' Dark Comet ', developed by a French ...
Mac OS X Flashback Trojan is still alive, recently infected 22,000 Apple machines

Mac OS X Flashback Trojan is still alive, recently infected 22,000 Apple machines

January 11, 2014Swati Khandelwal
The Flashback Trojan, the most sophisticated piece of malware that infected over 600,000 Apple's Macs systems back in April, 2012 is sti...
New Banking malware 'i2Ninja' being sold via underground Russian Cybercrime Market

New Banking malware 'i2Ninja' being sold via underground Russian Cybercrime Market

November 21, 2013Wang Wei
Researchers at Trusteer   spotted a new banking malware program on the underground Russian cybercrime market , that communicates with ...
Another Master Key vulnerability discovered in Android 4.3

Another Master Key vulnerability discovered in Android 4.3

November 02, 2013Mohit Kumar
Earlier this year, in the month of July it was first discovered that 99% of Android devices are vulnerable to a flaw called " Andro...
New Android Banking Trojan targeting Korean users

New Android Banking Trojan targeting Korean users

October 24, 2013Mohit Kumar
A very profitable line for mobile malware developers is Android Banking Trojans, which infect phones and steal passwords and other data...
Integrated circuits can be compromised using Undetectable hardware Trojans

Integrated circuits can be compromised using Undetectable hardware Trojans

September 21, 2013Anonymous
A team of researchers from the U.S. and Europe has developed a Hardware Trojan , which is an undetectable to many techniques, raising th...
Kaspersky revealed "Kimsuky" Cyber Espionage campaign targeting South Korea

Kaspersky revealed "Kimsuky" Cyber Espionage campaign targeting South Korea

September 11, 2013Anonymous
Russian Security Firm Kaspersky Lab has revealed that it has been following a sustained attack on South Korea by hackers seemingly based in...
Hesperbot - A New Banking Trojan that can create hidden VNC server on infected systems

Hesperbot - A New Banking Trojan that can create hidden VNC server on infected systems

September 05, 2013Mohit Kumar
Security firm ESET has discovered  a new and effective banking trojan , targeting online banking users and designed to beat the mobile m...
Warning : Fake Grand Theft Auto V torrent spreading malware

Warning : Fake Grand Theft Auto V torrent spreading malware

September 05, 2013Mohit Kumar
Excitement continues .. Rockstar Games schedule the release of latest The Grand Theft Auto series, GTA 5  on September 17, but Cyber Cr...
New Police Ransomware 'Browlock' targeting users in US, Canada and UK

New Police Ransomware 'Browlock' targeting users in US, Canada and UK

August 15, 2013Mohit Kumar
What would you do if a European Cybercrime Agency locked your PC until you paid a fine? A new Police Ransomware  family dubbed Trojan :...
OpenX Advertising Network hacked and backdoor Injected

OpenX Advertising Network hacked and backdoor Injected

August 07, 2013Mohit Kumar
OpenX, a leading provider of digital and mobile advertising technology has accordingly served backdoors that are injected into the Code...
Exploit for most critical Android vulnerability publicly released

Exploit for most critical Android vulnerability publicly released

July 09, 2013Mohit Kumar
What if hackers could take an existing legitimate app or update with a valid digital signature, and modify it in order to use it as a ma...
Android vulnerability allows hackers to modify apps without breaking signatures

Android vulnerability allows hackers to modify apps without breaking signatures

July 04, 2013Mohit Kumar
Almost all Android handsets are  vulnerable to a  flaw that could allow hackers to seize control of a device to make calls, send texts...
Malware threat to Opera users, Trojan signed with a stolen certificate

Malware threat to Opera users, Trojan signed with a stolen certificate

June 27, 2013Mohit Kumar
On June 19, Browser maker Opera admitted that, it discovered an attack on its internal network infrastructure and windows users may have bee...
New ZeuS Malware spreading automatically via USB Flash Drives

New ZeuS Malware spreading automatically via USB Flash Drives

June 11, 2013Mohit Kumar
The notorious Zeus Trojan , a family of banking malware known for stealing passwords and draining the accounts of its victims, has steadily...
Most Sophisticated Android malware ever detected

Most Sophisticated Android malware ever detected

June 07, 2013Wang Wei
A new piece of sophisticated Android malware has been discovered by security researchers at Kaspersky Labs . Dubbed as Backdoor . Andr...