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Nintendo accounts are getting hacked and used to Purchase Fortnite currency

Nintendo accounts are getting hacked and used to Purchase Fortnite currency

Over the last month, Nintendo users have been increasingly reporting that their accounts have been hacked and obtained from remote locations around the planet, with a few users losing money because of the unauthorized intrusion.…

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FBI: Hackers Sending Malicious USB Drives & Teddy Bears via USPS

FBI: Hackers Sending Malicious USB Drives & Teddy Bears via USPS

Hackers from the FIN7 cybercriminal group have been targeting various businesses with malicious USB‌ devices acting as a keyboard when plugged into a computer. Injected commands download and execute a JavaScript backdoor associated with this…

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Hackers Make Use Of Coronavirus Tracker Maps To Spread Malware

Hackers Make Use Of Coronavirus Tracker Maps To Spread Malware

Hackers have shown zero mercy as the world faces yet another dramatic twist from the global coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. As the ongoing pandemic continues to affect people and businesses, hackers find this as an opportunity…

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Silence Hacking Crew Threatens of a DDoS Attack Against Australian Banks

Silence Hacking Crew Threatens of a DDoS Attack Against Australian Banks

Australian banking and financial institutions received extortion emails threatening them of possible distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks against them. The extortioners demanded a ransom that requires to be paid in the form of Monero…

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BGR India Was Hacked, Data Dumped On Dark Web

BGR India Was Hacked, Data Dumped On Dark Web

Hackers have got reportedly compromised technology firm BGR’s (Boy Genius Report) India site and dumped its data containing emails, hashed passwords and other info on the Dark Web. According to data breach monitoring service ‘Under…

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Hackers Are Hammering The Financial Sector With Login Attacks

Hackers Are Hammering The Financial Sector With Login Attacks

It should come as no surprise that banking institutions and other financial service providers are a favorite target of hackers. The quantity of attacks they face, however, is truly shocking. A new report (PDF link)…

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Hackers from china have breached online betting and gambling sites

Hackers from china have breached online betting and gambling sites

Hacks confirmed in gambling and betting websites in Southeast Asia, rumors of other hacks in European countries and the Middle East. Since the summer of 2019, a group of professional Chinese hackers has been targeting…

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Iranian hackers have been hacking VPN servers to plant backdoors in companies around the world

Iranian hackers have been hacking VPN servers to plant backdoors in companies around the world

Iranian hackers have targeted Pulse Secure, Fortinet, Palo Alto Networks, and Citrix VPNs to hack into large companies. 2019 will be remembered as the year when major security bugs were disclosed in a large number…

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WhatsApp Desktop Platform Security Flaw Allowed Access To Local File System

WhatsApp Desktop Platform Security Flaw Allowed Access To Local File System

A researcher found numerous security flaws in the WhatsApp Desktop platform for both Windows and macOS. The vulnerabilities could allow an attacker access to the local file system. WhatsApp For Desktop Flaws Discovered Security researcher…

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Wawa breach: A hacker is selling 30 million stolen credit cards on the dark web

Wawa breach: A hacker is selling 30 million stolen credit cards on the dark web

Security pros from threat intelligence company Gemini Advisory revealed that hackers kept credit card details of Wawa’s clients on “Joker’s Stash,” a dark web market for trading stolen credit card data. Researchers mentioned that hackers…

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