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Thousands of Razer customer information leaked on a misconfigured server

On the 18th of August, an Independent Cyber Security Consultant, Volodymyr “Bob” Diachenko has discovered a leaked customer data on a gaming-gear merchant, Razer, that is believed to be a result of server misconfiguration. Diachenko stumbled upon a misconfigured Elasticsearch cluster that exposed Razer’s customer private information for everyone else to see.     There are...
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Ripple20 Malware highlights IoT Industry challenges

With the growing statistics and people being reliant on technology and devices connected through the internet, a new dreaded threat has been released for awareness of the public. Consist of 19 zero-day attack vulnerabilities for low-level TCP/IP software library that has been used to millions of devices manufactured, the report was collaboratively named ‘Ripple20’. Exploiting...
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O365 Real-Time response attack on stolen logins

A new variant of scheming for Office 365 credentials has been observed by cybersecurity experts as they stumbled on this method of the adversary. Unlike the usual exfiltration of credentials through the use of specialized spyware/malware, the method used was now based on the real-time response from the victim upon entering their credentials of the...
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Roper St. Francis Hospital Data Breach

The latest victim of another data breach in the health industry is Roper St. Francis Hospital (RSFH), South Carolina, US, here they had disclosed that up to 6,000 patients’ medical records and other private information were compromised. One of the most valuable data being sold in the black market and the dark web are medical...
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QakBot Financial Malware and it’s new tricks

A newly submitted malware analysis report has been concluded that the QakBot is still quacking with more virulent features placing it again on the watchlist of many cybersecurity experts. According to the report, a new variant of QakBot has been released, terrorizing prominent government and producing sectors, mainly in the United States, Europe, and other...
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Fileless P2P Fritzfrog Botnet

A new variant of Botnet has been unraveled by Cybersecurity experts that have been ongoing since January of this year. According to statistical reports, the current intrusion rate already summed up to 13000 successful attacks on devices and more than 500 servers from its adversaries. The malware was named ‘Fritzfrog’ by the experts, which is...
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Microsoft open flaws of Windows OS

The August 2020 batch of security updates, patches, and vulnerability fix was released by Microsoft several days ago. Last week’s Patch Tuesday addresses the latest discovered total of 120 software vulnerabilities of Windows OS, which contained 17 critical severity and the remaining under important severity. Basically – you can get hacked using the Windows OS...
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Twitter Hackers now in custody

With the sensationalized successful hacking with Twitter recently, the US Department of Justice, and other Law Enforcement Authority, did not waste time to uncover the identity of the hackers. Due to the enforcers’ intensified effort, they were able to track down these adversaries behind the attack and able press charges for their committed crime. According...
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Capital One fined $80 Million for 2019 Data Breach affecting 106 Million Users

The Capital One Financial Corporation was fined by the U.S. Treasury Department for $80 million for last year’s hack that exposed the personal information of the 106 million credit card information of the bank. According to the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, they were able to identify “numerous weaknesses” on the management of the bank’s...
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India banned additional Xiaomi Apps

Following the directives of the Indian Government, particularly the Government of India’s Ministry of Electronics and IT, they continuously banned apps that are about China. With India giving a more lethal fang to the Information Technology Act of 2000, instigating section 69A – for blocking public access of any information through any computer resource. That...
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