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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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Hacked PwC subdomain hosts both cyber security and pornography

A rather intriguing and sensational event has just made waves across the cyber security world. Several cyber security researchers, including network engineers and testing specialists, encountered a rather familiar domain, resembling that of PwC or PricewaterhouseCoopers. Only it’s hosting not just something about cyber security, but majority of it are ads, links, apps, and other...
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Domain Factory hacker

GoDaddy’s domain factory endures data breach by hackers

One of the largest hosting companies in Germany, DomainFactory, has been penetrated by hackers. The hosting company, which is owned by GoDaddy since 2016, reported that the data breach happened around late April 2019, but the company found out about the incident just last week, May 23rd, after the alleged Hacker began sharing bits of...
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GoDaddy

GoDaddy Shuts Down Over 15K Sub-Domains Involved In Massive SPAM Campaign

GoDaddy and Palo Alto recently collaborated to take down some 15,000 subdomains promoting weight-loss products and other goods promising miraculous results. The websites sought to persuade millions of consumers into buying products backed by bogus endorsements purporting to be from celebrities including Stephen Hawking, Jennifer Lopez and Gwen Stefani. The compromised sites were uncovered in...
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DNS Hijacking Attack

Hackers Launching DNS Hijacking Attack to Gain Access to Telecommunication & ISP Networks

What is Sea turtle attack? It’s not an attack of a vicious sea turtle to human as you are invading their territory. Sea Turtle attack is not like any other DNS hijacking or poisoning, it is labeled as another breed of campaign more refined than its predecessor. How is it different from other DNS hijacking...
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DNS burrowing

MTN Vulnerability Could Allow Hackers To Steal Data

A security analyst as of late reached MyBroadband to report a weakness in the MTN arrange that could enable programmers to get free information utilizing DNS burrowing.   The Domain Name System (DNS) is an arrangement of servers on the Internet which empower the interpretation of comprehensible spaces, as mtn.co.za, into Internet Protocol addresses.  ...
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DHS issues security alert about recent DNS hijacking attacks

DHS spreads out four-advance activity plan for researching DNS hacks and securing DNS management accounts. The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has distributed today an ” emergency directive” that contains guidance with respect to an ongoing report detailing a wave of DNS hijacking incidents perpetrated by Iran. The emergency directive [1, 2] orders government...
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DomainFactory Hacked!

DomainFactory Hacked!

One of the largest hosting companies in Germany, DomainFactory, has been penetrated by hackers. The hosting company, owned by GoDaddy since 2016, reported that the data breach happened around late January 2018, but the company found out about the incident just last week, July 3rd, after the alleged Hacker began sharing bits of the stolen...
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ICANN’s Response to GDPR: Temporary Specification Survey

ICANN’s Response to GDPR: Temporary Specification Survey

Last October 31st we have posted an article on how GDPR of EU has affected and will continue to affect the fight against cybercrime, that being said with respect to the law passed for EU members ICANN has issued its response for the purpose of compliance. Since the response of ICANN was effective and already...
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Trusted SSL/TLS Certificates: The New Tool for Domain Spoofers

Trusted SSL/TLS Certificates: The New Tool for Domain Spoofers

The holiday season is fast approaching – this is just the perfect opportunity for cybercriminals to scam shoppers out of their hard-earned money. According to Experian data, online shopping fraud attacks rose 30 percent in 2017 from 2016. Online shoppers can be totally duped in a number of unsuspecting ways – Phishing emails may be...
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