Friday, October 7, 2022
Hackers Created Thousands of Coronavirus (COVID-19) Related Sites As Bait

Hackers Created Thousands of Coronavirus (COVID-19) Related Sites As Bait

As the world comes to grips with the coronavirus pandemic, the situation has proven to be a blessing in disguise for threat actors, who've taken advantage of the opportunity to...
Verizon, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile to replace SMS with RCS Messaging in 2020

Verizon, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile to replace SMS with RCS Messaging in 2020

Mobile carriers in the United States will finally offer a universal cross-carrier communication standard for the next-generation RCS messaging service that is meant to replace SMS and has the potential to change the...
Google Advises Android Developers to Encrypt App Data On Device

Google Advises Android Developers to Encrypt App Data On Device

Google today published a blog post recommending mobile app developers to encrypt data that their apps generate on the users' devices, especially when they use unprotected external storage that's prone...
Researchers Warn of Linux Cryptojacking Attackers Operating from Romania

Researchers Warn of Linux Cryptojacking Attackers Operating from Romania

A threat group likely based in Romania and active since at least 2020 has been behind an active cryptojacking campaign targeting Linux-based machines with a previously undocumented SSH brute-forcer written in Golang.
COVID-19 Related Phishing Attacks Up by a Massive 667 Percent: Barracuda Networks

COVID-19 Related Phishing Attacks Up by a Massive 667 Percent: Barracuda Networks

The number of coronavirus or COVID-19-related email attacks has increased by 667 percent since the end of February, according to a new report by Barracuda Networks. The...
Microsoft releases patch to fix security flaw in Windows DNS server

Microsoft releases patch to fix security flaw in Windows DNS server

The vulnerability could have allowed attackers to send malicious DNS queries to the Windows DNS server to achieve arbitrary code execution Researchers at Check Point, a cyber security firm,...
A hacker stole and leaked the graphics source code for Xbox Series X

A hacker stole and leaked the graphics source code for Xbox Series X

"We are working closely with law enforcement officials and other experts as a part of an ongoing criminal investigation." AMD has revealed that a hacker stole and...
Chinese Hackers Compromise Telecom Servers to Spy on SMS Messages

Chinese Hackers Compromise Telecom Servers to Spy on SMS Messages

A group of Chinese hackers carrying out political espionage for Beijing has been found targeting telecommunications companies with a new piece of malware designed to spy on text messages sent...
How Organizations Can Defend Against Advanced Persistent Threats

How Organizations Can Defend Against Advanced Persistent Threats

Advanced persistent threats (APTs) have emerged to be legitimate concerns for all organizations. APTs are threat actors that breach networks and infrastructures and stealthily lurk within them over extended spans of time.
A Comprehensive Guide On How to Protect Your Websites From Hackers

A Comprehensive Guide On How to Protect Your Websites From Hackers

Humankind had come a long way from the time when the Internet became mainstream. What started as a research project ARPANET (Advanced Research Projects Agency Network) funded by DARPA has grown exponentially...

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