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Ransomware-as-a-service hits two estate-run organizations

Prominent government organizations in the Middle East and North Africa have been victimized by new ransomware that has been infamous this year due to a series of attacks that have been rooted as it caused. Debuted in January, the Thanos ransomware became on the watchlist of many cybersecurity experts when it was put on sale...
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Maze Cartel new members: Conti and SunCrypt

The notorious Maze Ransomware group, which consists of Lock bit, Maze, and Ragnar Locker, is growing as two more gangs joined, namely Conti and SunCrypt group. Last June, the Maze malware operators publicly announced their plan to create a Ransomware Cartel, which includes other cybercrime groups to team up and share hacking exploit resources as...
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Chrome CSP bypass zero-day vulnerability – Update your web browsers

It is the best time to update your browsers to the latest available version because Cybersecurity Researchers had just disclosed a zero-day vulnerability that would enable hackers and cyber-attacks to completely bypass Content Security Policy (CSP) rules. Known as CVE-2020-6519 vulnerability, the flaw that affects Google Chrome version 84.0.4147.89 and lower would allow a remote...
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Infected Favicon and Homograph Domain used to skim credit cards

The latest phishing campaign trend today uses an evasive phishing technique that leverages on homoglyph or homograph domain and infected favicon modified to inject concealed electronic skimmer codes to capture credit card information of their targeted website and their visitors.       The idea behind the scam is to copy or make the domain...
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Cybercrime that leverages Covid19 continues..

Crimes in all forms exploit the vulnerability of another individual, be it towards a person, towards an organization, the government, or the specialized service provider. Thousands of members of the medical industry are racing to create the vaccine to ease the suffering it continuously brings around the world. We can then conclude that the attention...
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Unpatched critical flaw disclosed in Zoom for Windows 7 or Earlier

A new Zero-day vulnerability of Zoom video conferencing software has been discovered by a private security company that affects Windows 7 and below Operating Systems. This newly discovered vulnerability is said to have the ability to execute arbitrary code on an unsuspecting victim that is still running an unsupported Microsoft Windows 7 OS or older....
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Resurgence of a more dangerous spyware in Chrome Extension

Buzzing news from a threat intelligence firm released recently about Google Chrome browser crawling with Spyware that blends onto their browser extension. Speculations that these rupture in the Chrome extension targeted sectors ranging from financial, healthcare, and government organization. With almost 32 million recorded downloads of this fake extension, this is a report that cannot...
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Hacker’s Analytics – How Magecart stays rampant

Another hot plate dish on Magecart where Cybersecurity experts have recently exposed activities concerning online stores. This new rupture is targeting e-commerce companies to stealthily steal credit card information for people that make purchases through stores online. This activity can bypass the multi-layered security protocol called Content Security Policy (CSP), which is imposed by hosts...
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Zoom: Stepping up by using End to End Encryption

End to End Encryption will be available to Zoom users Zoom is now one of the most used video conferencing software because of the new normal set up that we need to adapt. The company has finally announced that it will offer more robust security encryption for all Zoom users paid or free. The sought-after...
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Strandhogg Vulnerability, the danger of using older Android firmware

Android Strandhogg is a Norwegian term referring to mistreatment by Vikings; now, it is a malware term. It was back in 2017 when the malware was first seen as an exploit in Android’s multitasking system. The malware allows malicious apps to masquerade as virtually any other Apps present on the targeted device. The base of...
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