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keepass adware malware

Fake credential management software spreading Adware

A website in France posing as a popular credential management software called KeePass Password manager was found spreading malware. The site is called, keepass{.}com is part of a large network of sites distributing adware to unsuspecting users. Adwares are web programs, specially coded, and made to highlight and feature advertisements on websites you visit. The...
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vpn malware

Bugged VPN Apps From Cisco, F5, Palo Alto and Pulse Probed by DHS

Several enterprise VPN apps are vulnerable to a security bug that can allow an attacker to remotely break into a company’s internal network, according to a warning issued by The Department of Homeland Security’s cybersecurity division. An alert was published Friday by the government’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency following a public disclosure by CERT/CC,...
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technical support scams

Tech Support Scams Part 2: Freezing Chrome Browser to Panic Victims

We’ve tackled about fake tech support helpers in the past, pretending to fix PCs in exchange for either a fee or a victim’s credit card information. Now a certain exploit that Google Chrome already fixed last February has resurfaced – scammers trying to scare victims by making their browsers unresponsive.   These scammers abuse a...
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Online Love Scam Syndicate Busted

Online Love Scam Syndicate Busted

A syndicate associated with nearly $20 million worth of Internet love tricks has been disabled in a joint global activity including officers from Singapore, Malaysia and Hong Kong. Eight Internet love trick cases detailed in Singapore, including in any event, around $450,000, were solved because of the joint task. The task was done in Malaysia...
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Facebook Breach Update

Facebook Breach Update

But this time they got leaked unintentionally. Last time Facebook was in hot water was the Cambridge Analytica along with Facebook that sold or leaked its users private information allegedly used for campaign sortees and strategies of election candidates. This was caused internally and it was a huge setback for the social media giant. But...
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Android Triple Threat

Triple Threat Approach Android

Phishing attacks in the cyber world is relentless as ever, because of new vulnerabilities with the evolution of technology. We can’t deny that these threats exist, because victims are gaining in numbers and falling prey to Android Banking Malware which is being used for phishing activities. It is not a surprise that techniques are combined...
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