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CD Projekt Red, maker of Cyberpunk 2077 hit by Ransomware Attack

The increasing threat from Ransomware Attacks has become dire, especially throughout 2020 as threat actors and hacking groups continue to target the financial, health care and hospitals amid the covid19 pandemic. Cybersecurity researchers also observed a more minor trend in which hackers target video game companies globally with rash cyber-attacks including Capcom, Ubisoft and Crytek....
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Cyber-attack that targets NoxPlayer Android emulator app gamers with malware

Cybersecurity researchers have recently discovered that NoxPlayer, an Android emulation app for Windows and Mac OS made by a Hong Kong-based company BigNox was compromised via its updating mechanism. The unidentified threat actor hijacked the update process and infected gamers with malware. NoxPlayer is currently used by gamers from 150 countries around the world. Still,...
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SonicWall, firewall manufacturer hacked using zero-day vulnerability on it’s VPN product

SonicWall, a security hardware manufacturer, has recently issued an urgent security notice regarding threat actors possibly exploiting a zero-day vulnerability on some of their VPN products to conduct cyber-attack exploits to their network and infrastructure systems. Catering to SME and large enterprise organizations and companies, SonicWall is a well-known hardware firewall system device manufacturer which...
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Cybersecurity researchers revealed an undocumented Chinese Malware used in recent attacks

A new disclosure has been made by cybersecurity researchers regarding a series of cyberattacks by a Chinese threat actor targeting government and private organizations in Hong Kong and Russia with a new undocumented malware backdoor.   The attack campaign seems linked to APT41 Winnti. Initially recorded last May 12,2020, the hacking group used LNK shortcut script...
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Genesis Market Place is back – Blackhats who do not run away

Blackhats who do not run away will continuously cause havoc and insecure private data breach to individuals and companies. Though it is rare for adversaries to honour their customers, yesterday the doubt of security researchers and adversaries were proven wrong. Both onion and Clearnet version of the Genesis Market website is up and running. Yet,...
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Leaked credentials now hits hard on leading game publisher Ubisoft

Affected by the data leak mostly are companies from the financial industry, but we should be aware that other industries are also targeted. Behold the gaming industry is now the internet‘s talk, where it is reported by a threat advisory post that there are 500,000 leaked credentials are for sale online. The alarming thing is...
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Fraudulent phishing websites are taking over the Internet

With the pandemic crisis that we are facing today, the Internet has become a necessity. The government’s lockdown and social distancing force us to relay our everyday activities such as shopping, financial transaction, and communication to online websites. The increased usage of the Internet leads to more cyber-attacks that target individuals and companies via fraudulent...
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Cicada Group exploits Zerologon on targeted Japanese Organizations

The researchers’ recent discovery that exposes the Microsoft platform’s Zerologon vulnerability is making noise within the Cybersecurity community. Tagged as CVE-2020-1442, it is the vulnerability that adversaries can exploit to gain access to the Domain Controller of the network through compromised elevated privileged accounts. In this scenario, adversaries can access the network by ciphering the...
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Capcom Breach and Ransomware Attack Update

Prominent game developer company, Capcom, has recently reported that they have been victimized by a ransomware attack. Based on their publicized incident report and initial findings, the attack happens on the morning of November 2, 2020, upon stumbling connectivity issue that results in some data being destroyed and encrypted on their server and later receiving...
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A sophisticated phishing email targeting Office 365 users is in the wild

Microsoft has warned the public about a new phishing campaign targeting Office 365 users via their Twitter account on Tuesday, November 17th.       This newly discovered phishing email was seemingly a sophisticated one, as it was designed to bypass and dodge secure email gateways as per the Microsoft analysis. The Threat actors behind...
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