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SamSam Ransomware

SamSam Ransomware is back with New Variant

SamSam Ransomware is back with New Variant Considered as the most infamous and well-known ransomware today, which alone stole over $325,000 in just 4 weeks since its first appearance last January, SamSam ransomware is back with a new plot in mind. Now it asks for the attacker’s password first before infection. Researchers found this particular...
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Cheating Winner Malware Winner

Cheating Winner Malware Winner

Cheating Winner Malware Winner Is there by any chance that you like to play multiplayer competitive games online, like Fortnite and PUBG? Then most players who are competitive in skills and spirit encounter overeager players who are taking advantage of glitches and cheats provided by 3rd party unauthorized programs. This trend has been going on...
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Coordinated Cyber-Attacks

Coordinated Cyber-Attacks known as #OpQatar Terrorizes Qatar Once Again

The ongoing Gulf feud between the small but rich country of Qatar versus its biggest friends and neighbouring countries of Saudi Arabia, UAE, Egypt and Bahrain continued their year-long conflict with more cyber-attacks in mind. #OpQatar Hacks are targeting and leaking sensitive information from their citizens and agencies once again. #OpQatar reached mainstream media on...
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Tech Support Scams

Alarming Increase of Tech Support Scams – And How NOT To Be Fooled

It is undeniably normal and, in most cases, smart that we seek help from tech support for any hardware/software issues we come across with, but with how scammers evolved lately, it is not surprising even tech support scams are on a dramatic rise over the last couple of years. Based on the records released by...
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malware virus protection

Mac-specific malware: the false sense of security with Macs

Recent research shows, with the widespread use of Apple devices, Mac-specific malware and viruses are now widespread. Apple Macs were once thought to be safer than Windows. Hackers found it more worthwhile to target Windows based operating systems with malware and viruses. A recent study conducted by a veritable IT security firm reported Mac-specific malware...
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What Does the Recent Cryptocurrency Exchange Hack Mean for Crypto Cyber Security?

What Does the Recent Cryptocurrency Exchange Hack Mean for Crypto Cyber Security? One of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges in Korea, Coinrail, was hacked in June. While Coinrail did not release an official figure for the stolen coins, The Guardian estimates that at least £27.8m worth of digital funds are now lost forever. The immediate result...
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Cyber Criminals

Cache Attack: Firefox as the New Weapon of Cyber Criminals

Web cache is data front liners that are automatically downloaded for faster bootup times during your next same-site visit. It’s a typical web practice that normally wouldn’t warrant any suspicions, but recent research now finds it vulnerable to abuse – and attack website’s visitors. The Research Team from PortSwigger Web Security, under the supervision of...
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RAT – From Remote Access Tool to Remote Access Trojan

Technology progressed as the needs of the people advanced. It can also be said that the needs were created, because technology advanced. With the advancement of technology we think about automating processes and doing things remotely, which is why Remote Access has been a popular software tool on computers to operate another computer from afar....
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Phishing Powered by Advertisement

Phishing Powered by Advertisement -Cryptocurrency Hack

      Basically, the criminals were able to get their ads approved by Adwords far too easily. They have been advertising their websites to appear on the topmost results whenever the desired keyword hits. The popular victims of these phishing attacks are cryptocurrency users and cryptocurrency exchanges, but not limited to those group of...
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SpriteCoin

Hottest New Currency They Say SpriteCoin

What is the new scam of the town? Cryptocurrency boom has been in effect and it has been the talk of town, a lot of businesses and individuals took advantage of the craze where some created their own cryptocurrencies to join in the hype. Of course cybercriminals also joined in the fray by using cryptocurrencies...
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