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Watch Out! New Cryptocurrency-Mining Android Malware is Spreading Rapidly

Watch Out! New Cryptocurrency-Mining Android Malware is Spreading Rapidly
February 06, 2018Mohit Kumar
Due to the recent surge in cryptocurrency prices, threat actors are increasingly targeting every platform, including IoT, Android, and Wi...

Critical Flaw in Grammarly Spell Checker Could Let Attackers Steal Your Data

Critical Flaw in Grammarly Spell Checker Could Let Attackers Steal Your Data
February 05, 2018Swati Khandelwal
A critical vulnerability discovered in the Chrome and Firefox browser extension of the grammar-checking software Grammarly inadvertentl...

British Hacker 'Lauri Love' will not be extradited to US, Court Rules

British Hacker 'Lauri Love' will not be extradited to US, Court Rules
February 05, 2018Swati Khandelwal
British citizen and hacker Lauri Love, who was accused of hacking into United States government websites, will not be extradited to stand...

How to Mitigate the Threat Cryptocurrency Mining Poses to Enterprise Security

How to Mitigate the Threat Cryptocurrency Mining Poses to Enterprise Security
February 05, 2018Swati Khandelwal
The growing popularity of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies is generating curiosity—and concern—among security specialists. Crypto minin...

(Unpatched) Adobe Flash Player Zero-Day Exploit Spotted in the Wild

(Unpatched) Adobe Flash Player Zero-Day Exploit Spotted in the Wild
February 01, 2018Mohit Kumar
Another reason to uninstall Adobe Flash Player—a new zero-day Flash Player exploit has reportedly been spotted in the wild by North Korea...

Meltdown/Specter-based Malware Coming Soon to Devices Near You, Are You Ready?

Meltdown/Specter-based Malware Coming Soon to Devices Near You, Are You Ready?
February 01, 2018Mohit Kumar
It has been few weeks since the details of the Spectre, and Meltdown processor vulnerabilities came out in public and researchers have di...

Cryptocurrency Mining Malware Infected Over Half-Million PCs Using NSA Exploit

Cryptocurrency Mining Malware Infected Over Half-Million PCs Using NSA Exploit
January 31, 2018Swati Khandelwal
2017 was the year of high profile data breaches and ransomware attacks, but from the beginning of this year, we are noticing a faster-paced ...

Critical Oracle Micros POS Flaw Affects Over 300,000 Payment Systems

Critical Oracle Micros POS Flaw Affects Over 300,000 Payment Systems
January 31, 2018Wang Wei
Oracle has released a security patch update to address a critical remotely exploitable vulnerability that affects its MICROS point-of-sal...

Update Your Firefox Browser to Fix a Critical Remotely Exploitable Flaw

Update Your Firefox Browser to Fix a Critical Remotely Exploitable Flaw
January 31, 2018Mohit Kumar
Mozilla has released an important update for its Firefox web browser to patch a critical vulnerability that could allow remote attackers ...

Nearly 2000 WordPress Websites Infected with a Keylogger

Nearly 2000 WordPress Websites Infected with a Keylogger
January 29, 2018Swati Khandelwal
More than 2,000 WordPress websites have once again been found infected with a piece of crypto-mining malware that not only steals the res...

Someone Stole Almost Half a BILLION Dollars from Japanese Cryptocurrency Exchange

Someone Stole Almost Half a BILLION Dollars from Japanese Cryptocurrency Exchange
January 26, 2018Wang Wei
Coincheck, a Tokyo-based cryptocurrency exchange, has suffered what appears to be the biggest hack in the history of cryptocurrencies, lo...

Beware! Undetectable CrossRAT malware targets Windows, MacOS, and Linux systems

Beware! Undetectable CrossRAT malware targets Windows, MacOS, and Linux systems
January 25, 2018Mohit Kumar
Are you using Linux or Mac OS? If you think your system is not prone to viruses, then you should read this. Wide-range of cybercriminal...

Yikes! Three armed men tried to rob a Bitcoin Exchange in Canada

Yikes! Three armed men tried to rob a Bitcoin Exchange in Canada
January 24, 2018Wang Wei
As many non-tech savvy people think that Bitcoin looks like a Gold coin as illustrated in many stock images, perhaps these robbers also p...

Critical Flaw Hits Popular Windows Apps Built With Electron JS Framework

Critical Flaw Hits Popular Windows Apps Built With Electron JS Framework
January 24, 2018Mohit Kumar
A critical remote code execution vulnerability has been reported in Electron —a popular web application framework that powers thousands o...

Critical Flaw in All Blizzard Games Could Let Hackers Hijack Millions of PCs

Critical Flaw in All Blizzard Games Could Let Hackers Hijack Millions of PCs
January 22, 2018Mohit Kumar
A Google security researcher has discovered a severe vulnerability in Blizzard games that could allow remote attackers to run malicious c...

Nearly Half of the Norway Population Exposed in HealthCare Data Breach

Nearly Half of the Norway Population Exposed in HealthCare Data Breach
January 21, 2018Swati Khandelwal
Cybercriminals have stolen a massive trove of Norway's healthcare data in a recent data breach, which likely impacts more than half o...

15-Year-Old Schoolboy Posed as CIA Chief to Hack Highly Sensitive Information

15-Year-Old Schoolboy Posed as CIA Chief to Hack Highly Sensitive Information
January 19, 2018Mohit Kumar
Remember " Crackas With Attitude "? A notorious pro-Palestinian hacking group behind a series of embarrassing hacks against U...

Facebook Password Stealing Apps Found on Android Play Store

Facebook Password Stealing Apps Found on Android Play Store
January 18, 2018Swati Khandelwal
Even after many efforts made by Google last year, malicious apps always somehow manage to make their ways into Google app store. Security ...

Hackers Exploiting Three Microsoft Office Flaws to Spread Zyklon Malware

Hackers Exploiting Three Microsoft Office Flaws to Spread Zyklon Malware
January 17, 2018Mohit Kumar
Security researchers have spotted a new malware campaign in the wild that spreads an advanced botnet malware by leveraging at least three...

Skygofree — Powerful Android Spyware Discovered

Skygofree — Powerful Android Spyware Discovered
January 16, 2018Mohit Kumar
Security researchers have unveiled one of the most powerful and highly advanced Android spyware tools that give hackers full control of i...