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November 25, 2021
Customers Hacked GoDaddy Data Breach Web Hosting WordPress CMS Domain Registrar

1.2 Million Customers Hacked by the recent GoDaddy data breach

WordPress is among the most renowned content management systems (CMS) globally, with an estimate of more than 64 million clients and 400 million daily visitors. Meanwhile, recent reports reveal that GoDaddy, the CMS’s top web hosting tool among clients, has compromised about 1.2 million WordPress client information to a data breach.  As described by GoDaddy’s chief information security officer (CISO) in...
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Scammers Threat Actors Cryptocurrency Bitcoin Dogecoin Tether Online Wallets

Scammers and Threat Actors feasting off cryptocurrency owners

Recently, the use of Cryptocurrency has gained an insane amount of popularity in different countries. However, this popularity has also attracted numerous malicious entities like scammers that will stop at nothing to steal your precious savings.  According to research, an estimated $500,000 worth of cryptocurrencies were stolen by unknown scammers in just a few days. Scammers were...
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FBI DDoS Attack HelloKitty Ransomware Network Disruption Traffic Cyberattack Denial of Service

FBI warns private firms about DDoS attack being added to HelloKitty Ransomware’s arsenal of tactics 

A flash alert was sent by the US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) to warn private industries about the HelloKitty ransomware gang, also known as FiveHands, adding DDoS attack to their collection of extortion strategies. The warning also stressed that the threat actors would take down the website of their victims if they did not pay the ransom...
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Profits Stolen Squid Game Cryptocurrency Scam Investment Fraud Scheme Trading

Millions of profits were stolen by the new Squid Game cryptocurrency scam

New reports have recently emerged regarding a new cryptocurrency based on the latest Netflix Korean series, Squid Game. It was from a Twitter post when people had noticed the existence of the new coin. Tweeted by user @jonhree112, they encouraged others to buy the coin before it reached a dollar; however, it eventually became a scam that stole...
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Tech giant Yahoo discontinues partnership China PIPL cybersecurity

Tech giant Yahoo discontinues partnership with China

The latest news revealed that Yahoo, a tech giant firm, has discontinued its connection from China due to its operating environment that is becoming more challenging for the firm. From Yahoo’s statement, their suite of services will be inaccessible for mainland China beginning November 1, 2021. Nonetheless, they expressed their commitment to providing users with free and open internet and an avenue to...
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