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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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Updated Ryuk Stealer Malware Targets Sensitive Info of Governments, Banks and Military

Updated Ryuk Stealer Malware Targets Sensitive Info of Governments, Banks and Military

A new version of the popular Ryuk stealth malware has been found targeting the sensitive information of governments, military, financial statements, banks, and several other sectors. The new Ryuk stealth malware has recently added features…

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Exploring the Nature and Capabilities of Anubis Android Banking Trojan

Exploring the Nature and Capabilities of Anubis Android Banking Trojan

It is distributed by masquerading while innocuous apps, primarily through Google Play Store. The Trojan has infected over 300 financial institutions worldwide since 2017. Within the last couple of years, Android banking Trojans has been…

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Maze ransomware providers once again decide to use the internet to publish a list of victim organizations

Maze ransomware providers once again decide to use the internet to publish a list of victim organizations

The brand new tactic was initially adopted in Dec 2019 by the operators to create an online sum from the 120 GB of data taken from the Southwire organization. The website was removed after Southwire…

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Mobile Phone Sensor Becomes the New Evasion Technique for Phishing Attack

Mobile Phone Sensor Becomes the New Evasion Technique for Phishing Attack

The attack begins with a text message that seems to come from a high-profile target from a financial organization. The message uses a typical social executive technique to has got the victims to click on…

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