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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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Evolved Remote Access Trojan targets Middle East, Europe and Africa

ESET’s group of Cybersecurity researchers recently released a malware analysis report. The Remote Access Trojan is targeting different Ministries of Foreign Affairs and parliament government in Europe, Africa, and the Middle East. The researchers linked the said attack to the known group Turla (also known as Snake) that believed to operate initially on the same...
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Github: repositories got infected by Octopus Scanner Malware

Cybersecurity experts from a well-known open resource repository for developers – Github, announced that a backdoor malware had infected some of the uploaded projects. The backdoor malware is named Octopus Scanner. Just like this creature, single library code can tangle to multiple developed software as long as malware injects itself into the project. With its...
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Dark Web Alert: 550 Million stolen user accounts – For sale on hacking forum

Hackers and Dark Web enthusiasts are currently feasting on what data collectors consider as one of the most massive data collection sale s of the year. According to several reports, the leak includes accounts from alleged forum users. A few days ago, a hacker just posted on a hacking forum several extensive databases for sale,...
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Symantec Secure Web Gateways: Exploited

Hoaxcalls – The unpatched vulnerability Here is the latest vulnerability news in the Cyberworld community; this has created an opportunity again for fraudsters to perform its magic . The story was about the bug found on the Symantec Secure Web Gateway version 5.0.2.8. This product reached its end-of-life (EOL) in 2015 and end-of-support-life (EOSL) in...
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Meeting outage, another bomb for Zoom

Zoom meeting platform was reportedly had a global outage last Sunday. This undoubtedly affected millions of people worldwide that use the platform for Business meetings, classes, fitness activities as well as Church mass that is being used in the said platform due to the pandemic. The issue was reportedly started around 6:00 am PDT on...
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Remote access trojan attacks using remote control via HTTP status codes

Here is a brief background about a malware called COMpfun. The malware is one of those traditional RAT or Remote Access Trojan that works by infecting its target victims device – collecting system information, keystroke logging, recording snapshots of user’s desktops, among other stuff. All these acquired information uses a remotely located C&C server to...
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