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Financial Malware
satan malware ransomware attack
Cyber security specialists spotted two Satan Malware variations focusing on associations in the monetary segment with Monero excavators and ransomware.   The main variation of the malware, which security researchers seen toward the beginning of November, targets Linux and Windows frameworks and spreads by misusing different application vulnerabilities. In the wake of building up a...
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tflower ransomware hacking malware
Since 2017, the amount of ransomware incidences have become increasingly rampant and progressive. TFlower Ransomware concentrated their assaults against company networks, infiltrating the very core of everyday business operations.   There was a slight decline in the number of attacks from last year but came 2019, these business-targeting malwares have accelerated their assault in a...
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save the children fraud prevention malware phishing identity theft cyber criminal attacked charity
Scammers and cyber criminals attacked kid’s charity – Save the Children Federation, a well-known U.S. charity, into sending them approximately one million dollars. The attacker managed to access an employee’s email account and from there sent fake invoices and other documents designed to trick the organization into sending the money. Whatever online website scanners or...
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babyshark baby shark malware phishing cryptocurrency
Last February 2019, Security researchers identified several spear phishing emails sent in November 2018 containing new malware that shares infrastructure with playbooks associated with North Korean campaigns. The spear phishing emails were written to appear as though they were sent from a nuclear security expert who currently works as a consultant for in the U.S....
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Remote Trojans
Nigerian business email compromise scams are growing more dangerous and sophisticated as cybercriminals add new tools and techniques to their arsenal such as remote access trojans (RATs) and advanced information stealers. But even beyond soaring cybercriminal incidents, criminals are becoming less of a pesky threat, such as Nigerian Prince 419-style email scams, and more dangerous....
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cryptojacking malware
Analysis of new malware samples used by the Rocke group for cryptojacking reveals code that uninstalls from Linux servers multiple cloud security and monitoring products developed by Tencent Cloud and Alibaba Cloud.   Rocke’s goal is to compromise Linux machines and use them to mine for Monero cryptocurrency. They exploit several vulnerabilities in Apache Struts...
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phishing attack android mobile hacking malware mobile app
Phishing attack hacker are abusing the notifications and push APIs on Android devices to send spam alerts that are customized to look like a missed call. Both APIs are used on mobile devices for push notifications – short messages intended to re-engage the user. Messages can be triggered by a local application or server.  ...
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game of thrones got phishing malware antiphishing antimalware
The popular series’ – Game of Thrones’ – fans have been eagerly awaiting the weekly episodes of this wildly popular series in its final season. With this anticipation and enthusiasm for the show, comes an opportunity for phishing scam and hacker attacks.   This week, security researchers from well-known firms cited Game of Thrones as...
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vpn malware
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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robinhood ransomeware malware antimalware
The world of cybersecurity is full of surprises. From using and downloading your Game of Thrones torrents to exploiting popular porn websites — notorious cybercriminals keep coming up with new ways to cause you harm. In a related development, a ransomware called RobinHood is spreading havoc in North Carolina, where the ransomware has crippled most...
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