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APT Breach Cyber Security Espionage Hacking Malware Smuggling Spyware Trend Micro Vulnerability Zero-day

EtherOops attack preys on Ethernet cables, Linux backdoor malware used for espionage by Winnti Group, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 6th August 2020 (Morning Post): Pompeo suggests TikTok and WeChat are significant threats to the US citizens, offers very few details on the same. Living Off the Land technique allows hackers to leverage Microsoft Teams to deliver retrieve and execute malicious code. Continue readingEtherOops attack preys on Ethernet cables, Linux backdoor malware used for espionage by Winnti Group, and more

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Bug CVE Cyber Security Hacking Malware Spearphishing Vulnerability

India bans 47 more Chinese mobile apps, Links to Chinese govt. target Vatican prior to Beijing negotiations, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 30th July 2020 (Morning Post): Hacker-for-hire mercenary group, Deceptikons target European law firms. Netwalker ransomware a.k.a. Mailto poses a threat to US govt. and organizations. OKCupid security flaw allows attackers to perform in-app actions without user’s knowledge.Continue readingIndia bans 47 more Chinese mobile apps, Links to Chinese govt. target Vatican prior to Beijing negotiations, and more

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Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking MaaS Malware Phishing Scam Smishing TrickBot Vulnerability Zero-day

KVKK, Swvl, Dunzo suffers data breach, 25,000 UAE police data on sale on dark web forum, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 13th July 2020 (Morning Post): Hacker forum sells over 1,300 phishing kits making over $30,000. Smishing campaign spreads fake TikTok app that downloads malware, stealing sensitive data. Flaw in Indian Chingari app allows it to be easily hacked.Continue readingKVKK, Swvl, Dunzo suffers data breach, 25,000 UAE police data on sale on dark web forum, and more

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APT CVE Cyber Security Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

Fake TikTok app is making the rounds, targets Indian users, Smartwatch flaw allows hackers to overdose patients, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 10th July 2020 (Evening Post): New SMS phishing scam targets HSBC UK customers. Conti ransomware shares the same malware code as Ryuk, its spread is increasing. Microsoft warns about OAuth attacks against cloud app users. Continue readingFake TikTok app is making the rounds, targets Indian users, Smartwatch flaw allows hackers to overdose patients, and more

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Breach CVE Cyber Security Hacking Malware Scam Spyware Vulnerability

Facebook user data exposed to thousands of apps, Malware pinned to Chingari webpages, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 3rd July 2020 (Morning Post): UK National Crime Agency cracks EncroChat network used for criminal activities, arrests 746 users. Valak infostealer distributed through malicious spam, targets enterprises in America and Europe.Continue readingFacebook user data exposed to thousands of apps, Malware pinned to Chingari webpages, and more

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Breach Cyber Security Hacking Malware Phishing Scam Vulnerability

TikTok denies misuse of Indian user data, HMRC phishing scams target passport details, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 1st July 2020 (Morning Post): Verified Instagram account targets unsuspecting users with copyright infringement phishing scam. 25 Android apps removed from Play Store, following the theft of Facebook credentials. EvilQuest ransomware targets macOS users.Continue readingTikTok denies misuse of Indian user data, HMRC phishing scams target passport details, and more

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APT Breach Cyber Security Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

India bans TikTok, UC Browser, and 57 other Chinese apps, New phishing campaign uses iCalendar invitations for attack, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 30th June 2020 (Morning Post): A collection of SQL databases that includes data from 945 websites for sale on dark web. REvil ransomware gang appends auction feature to its website for anonymous bidding. Hacker hacks PlayStation 2 using a carefully burned DVD-ROM.Continue readingIndia bans TikTok, UC Browser, and 57 other Chinese apps, New phishing campaign uses iCalendar invitations for attack, and more

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Breach CVE Cyber Security DDoS Malware Ransomware Snooping Vulnerability

TikTok stops clipboard snooping after Apple exposes it, 5 million DeviceLock users’ data leaked, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 29th June 2020: CloudSEK researcher reports 40,000 Indiamart suppliers’ data. Aspire News App, domestic violence assistance app, suffers data breach. Hackers threaten to leak beverage firm Lion’s stolen files, following a ransomware attack. Continue readingTikTok stops clipboard snooping after Apple exposes it, 5 million DeviceLock users’ data leaked, and more

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Breach Cyber Security Malware Phishing Ransomware RAT Spyware Vulnerability

TikTok flaw allows attacks on user feed, Coronavirus app injects spyware, RagnarLocker targets EDP, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 14th April 2020: ‘Protag’ dumps 4 million Quidd user accounts on hacker forum. COVID-stricken Zaandam cruise ship breached. A potential cyberespionage campaign, Project Spy, infects Android, iOS devices with spyware. TA505 crime gang deploys SDBbot.Continue readingTikTok flaw allows attacks on user feed, Coronavirus app injects spyware, RagnarLocker targets EDP, and more