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PLATINUM Hackers Hijack Windows Hotpatching to Stay Hidden

PLATINUM Hackers Hijack Windows Hotpatching to Stay Hidden

April 27, 2016Mohit Kumar
In Brief The Microsoft’s Windows Defender Advanced Threat Hunting team detected that a cyber espionage group of hackers, known as PLAT...
FBI Most Wanted — Three 'Syrian Electronic Army' Hackers Charged for Cyber Crime

FBI Most Wanted — Three 'Syrian Electronic Army' Hackers Charged for Cyber Crime

March 22, 2016Mohit Kumar
Syrian Electronic Army (SEA) Hackers have made their place on the FBI's Most Wanted List. The US Department of Justice and the ...
Duuzer Trojan: A New Backdoor Targeting South Korean Organizations

Duuzer Trojan: A New Backdoor Targeting South Korean Organizations

October 27, 2015Khyati Jain
Security researchers at Symantec have uncovered a new Backdoor Trojan that grants hackers remote access and some control over infected m...
Global Internet Authority ICANN Has Been Hacked

Global Internet Authority ICANN Has Been Hacked

December 18, 2014Swati Khandelwal
The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) has been hacked by unknown attackers that allowed them to gain administ...
Microsoft Windows Zero-Day Vulnerability "CVE-2014-4114" Used to Hack NATO

Microsoft Windows Zero-Day Vulnerability "CVE-2014-4114" Used to Hack NATO

October 13, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Once again a Russian cyber espionage group has gained media attention by exploiting a Zero-day vulnerability in Microsoft’s Windows ope...
Harkonnen Operation — Malware Campaign that Went Undetected for 12 Years

Harkonnen Operation — Malware Campaign that Went Undetected for 12 Years

September 16, 2014Swati Khandelwal
A huge data-stealing cyber espionage campaign that targeted Banks, Corporations and Governments in Germany, Switzerland, and Austria for...
Chinese Hackers targeting American Drones under Operation Beebus

Chinese Hackers targeting American Drones under Operation Beebus

April 22, 2013Mohit Kumar
FireEye experts have been tracking the Operation Beebus campaign for a few months now, and new same gang of hackers are being blamed for a ...
Chinese malware campaign 'Beebus' target US defense industries

Chinese malware campaign 'Beebus' target US defense industries

February 06, 2013Wang Wei
A Chinese malware campaign called ' Beebus ' specifically targeting the aerospace and defense industries has been uncovered by FireE...
Chinese hackers attack on White House computers

Chinese hackers attack on White House computers

October 01, 2012Mohit Kumar
The White House acknowledged Monday that one of its computer networks was hit by a cyber attack, but said there was no breach of any classif...
PCI Compliance Simplified: Get Trained and Avoid Security Breaches

PCI Compliance Simplified: Get Trained and Avoid Security Breaches

May 14, 2015Swati Khandelwal
Target’s data breach is a chilling example: After the widely publicized hack, 12% of loyal shoppers no longer shop at that retailer, and...
The Social-Engineer Toolkit v2.0 Released

The Social-Engineer Toolkit v2.0 Released

August 04, 2011Mohit Kumar
The Social-Engineer Toolkit v2.0 Released The Social Engineering Toolkit (SET) is a python-driven suite of custom tools which solely focu...
There’s something “Human” to  Social Engineering !

There’s something “Human” to Social Engineering !

October 19, 2011Mohit Kumar
There’s something “ Human ” to  Social Engineering ! At the psychological skill of Social Engineering Social engineering is the human side...
Plugx RAT targeting government organizations in Japan using spear phishing

Plugx RAT targeting government organizations in Japan using spear phishing

September 11, 2012Mohit Kumar
Roland Dela Paz (Threat Researcher) at TrendMirco reported that last year a Malware Campaign to target specific users in Japan, China, and T...
3 Carbanak (FIN7) Hackers Charged With Stealing 15 Million Credit Cards

3 Carbanak (FIN7) Hackers Charged With Stealing 15 Million Credit Cards

August 01, 2018Swati Khandelwal
Three members of one of the world's largest cybercrime organizations that stole over a billion euros from banks across the world ove...
How Just Opening A Malicious PowerPoint File Could Compromise Your PC

How Just Opening A Malicious PowerPoint File Could Compromise Your PC

August 14, 2017Mohit Kumar
A few months back we reported how opening a simple MS Word file could compromise your computer using a critical vulnerability in Microsof...
Second 'Fappening' Hacker Pleads Guilty; Facing up to 5 years in Prison

Second 'Fappening' Hacker Pleads Guilty; Facing up to 5 years in Prison

July 04, 2016Swati Khandelwal
A second man has pleaded guilty for his role in ' The Fappening ' breach of 2014, in which the Internet was flooded with thousand...
Unmasking Google Users With a New Timing Attack

Unmasking Google Users With a New Timing Attack

September 09, 2014Wang Wei
Researcher has discovered a new Timing attack that could unmask Google users under some special conditions. Andrew Cantino, the vice...
The Mask, a malware campaign that remained undetected for 7 Years

The Mask, a malware campaign that remained undetected for 7 Years

February 11, 2014Anonymous
A Sophisticated cyber spying operation, ‘ The Mask ’, that has been under the mask for about 7 years targeting approximately 31 countri...