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Most LokiBot samples in the wild are "hijacked" versions of the original malware

Most LokiBot samples in the wild are "hijacked" versions of the original malware
July 06, 2018Swati Khandelwal
Hacker himself got hacked. It turns out that most samples of the LokiBot malware being distributed in the wild are modified versions of...

7 Chrome Extensions Spreading Through Facebook Caught Stealing Passwords

7 Chrome Extensions Spreading Through Facebook Caught Stealing Passwords
May 10, 2018Swati Khandelwal
Luring users on social media to visit lookalike version of popular websites that pop-up a legitimate-looking Chrome extension installatio...

FormBook—Cheap Password Stealing Malware Used In Targeted Attacks

FormBook—Cheap Password Stealing Malware Used In Targeted Attacks
October 05, 2017Mohit Kumar
It seems sophisticated hackers have changed the way they conduct targeted cyber operations—instead of investing in zero-days and developi...

Two New Platforms Found Offering Cybercrime-as-a-Service to 'Wannabe Hackers'

Two New Platforms Found Offering Cybercrime-as-a-Service to 'Wannabe Hackers'
July 14, 2017Swati Khandelwal
Cybercrime has continued to evolve and today exists in a highly organised form. Cybercrime has increasingly been commercialised, and it...

ALERT: This New Ransomware Steals Passwords Before Encrypting Files

ALERT: This New Ransomware Steals Passwords Before Encrypting Files
December 03, 2015Swati Khandelwal
You should be very careful while visiting websites on the Internet because you could be hit by a new upgrade to the World's worst Ex...

Beware! Facebook UnfriendAlert Software Steals Your Account Password

Beware! Facebook UnfriendAlert Software Steals Your Account Password
June 05, 2015Swati Khandelwal
Today everybody wants to know — Who visited my Facebook profile?, Who unfriended me from the Facebook Friend list?, Who saw my Facebook...

AirHopper — Hacking Into an Isolated Computer Using FM Radio Signals

AirHopper — Hacking Into an Isolated Computer Using FM Radio Signals
October 31, 2014Mohit Kumar
In order to secure sensitive information such as Finance, many companies and government agencies generally use totally secure computer s...

Iranian Ajax Security Team targets US Defense Industry

Iranian Ajax Security Team targets US Defense Industry
May 14, 2014Swati Khandelwal
The Iranian hacking group, which calls itself the “ Ajax Security Team ”, was quite famous from last few years for websites defacement a...

Warning: Malicious version of FTP Software FileZilla stealing users' Credentials

Warning: Malicious version of FTP Software FileZilla stealing users' Credentials
January 28, 2014Mohit Kumar
Malware code can be very small, and the impact can be very severe! The Antivirus firm AVAST spotted a malicious version of the open sou...

Malicious Pinterest browser plugin stealing passwords and spreading spam

Malicious Pinterest browser plugin stealing passwords and spreading spam
July 11, 2013Mohit Kumar
Social networking sites are unfortunately now major interest to malicious cyber criminals, spreading malware and building botnet army to s...