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Chinese hacker’s new backdoor attack targets Military Organizations

Naikon APT, a threat actor with suspected links to the Chinese government, has been behind a wide range of cyberespionage campaigns that mainly target’s military organizations in Southeast Asia for nearly the past two years based on new security research.   The attacks were attributed to the Naikon hacking group by a security research firm. They...
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LinkedIn hacked again: 500 million user data at risk

According to multiple sources, about 500 million to 550 million amount on data was leaked from LinkedIn from a notorious low-level hacking forum to a private and exclusive only data trading forum. From the low-level hacking forum, the latest LinkedIn breach is popping up for sale like crazy. One user particularly caught my attention due...
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Facebook Hacked… Again? Maybe we are not that surprised

Hacked and leaked, ever since the Cambridge-Analytica issue erupted, we have seen never-ending posts in the different dark web and criminal forums about data peddled for a price about Facebook. The social media giant became a target for social engineer actors from other countries and various blackhat hacking skills. This 2020, iZOOlogic downloaded leaked Facebook...
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Dark Web Leaks: iZOOlogic Security Researchers see more targeted breaches in India, South Africa and the rest of the world

The iZOOlogic security researchers recently found peculiar data leaks offered by a Data trader from a notorious forum within the dark web and another one from an exclusive membership access only forum, we see some interesting targeted breach in different countries, most noteworthy are those coming from India.    Trader selling leaked passports, IDs and...
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Android Malware app named System Update can take complete control of victim’s device

A powerful new Android malware disguised as a crucial critical system update has been discovered by cybersecurity researchers. The malware can take complete control of a victim’s mobile device, leading to stealing personal private and financial data.     This android malware was bundled with an app named “System Update” installed outside of Google Play Store,...
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Newly disclosed Android mobile zero-day vulnerability is under active exploitation

Another disclosure to a now patched zero-day vulnerability has been made by Google, affecting those Android devices that use Qualcomm chipsets, enabling adversaries to weaponise the device in launching targeted cyberattacks. Being tracked as CVE-2020-11261 with a CVSS score of 8.4, this vulnerability concerns the “improper input validation” issue on Qualcomm Graphic chip components that...
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Nine applications on Google Playstore are distributing malware dropper

Google Playstore is Google’s Official digital distribution service of Android applications. Initially, it was referred to as the Android Market and is one of the most trusted platforms used by millions of android users worldwide. Google Playstore offers various mobile applications with almost 2.9 million applications available for download and is continuously increasing with an...
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Excellent SEO score before deploying malware to victims

Hackers and threat actors are always innovative in terms of finding new ways to deploy malware payloads. Cybersecurity researchers have recently discovered a new scheme, and they have eyed search engine optimisation or SEO techniques as another method to deliver malware and malicious scripts. Webmasters have used SEO optimisation to increase a website’s reach and...
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Emergency directive warning issued by CISA following Exchange Server flaw disclosure

An emergency directive warning has been issued by the Cyber Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) on a current and active exploitable vulnerability. This is right after Microsoft released an out-of-band patch that will address multiple zero-day vulnerability flaws on-premises versions of the Microsoft Exchange Server.   This alert from CISA possibly stems from the...
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Google Alerts used on campaign to push fake Adobe Flash Player update

For better customization and personalization of accounts, Google launched the Google Alerts service feature to provide email or RSS (Really Simple Syndication) feed to its users on the latest and hottest news about a specific keyword or topic of user’s interest that tops or adds on the Google search index. As an easy to use...
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