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623,000 payment cards stolen from Swarmshop, an underground community of hackers

Breaking news in the underground cybercommunity is the latest hacking incident that the Swarmshop recently experienced from an unknown adversary. Swarmshop has been active in the underground since April 2019 and had suffered a known breach in January 2020. The latest is this March. Swarmshop is an underground community specialized in hacking card details that have been...
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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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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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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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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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New hack allow cyber-attackers to do MasterCard PIN bypass when using a Visa Card

A new type of hack to exploit cash cards has been disclosed by cybersecurity researchers that allow cybercriminals to trick and bypass POS terminals to enable a transaction to use a victim’s Mastercard contactless card functioning as a Visa card. A group of academic researchers delved into demonstrating a PIN bypass hack that permits threat...
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Phishers are now using the LinkedIn platform for a phishing attack

A phishing attack is one of the significant threats that individuals and companies faced. With the pandemic crisis and people are on edge, cybercriminals are eager to achieve a higher number of success with their phishing campaigns. Last year was a year of phishing sites. A multinational technology company detected a high record of around...
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Phishing campaign against Facebook users

A recent phishing campaign has been rediscovered victimizing again Facebook users. The said modus has been around since 2017 and repurposed with the same tactic has been spotted since then. This new operation is believed to have resurfaced in January 2020 and targets users mainly from Germany and some more from different locations worldwide. Based...
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Compilation of Many Breaches, largest collection of leaked email and credentials for free

Following the noise created in 2017, an unknown adversary again published an enormous collection of compromised email credentials with a password with a total count of over 3.2 billion doubling the number from the previous collection of 1.4 billion. Tagged as Compilation of Many Breaches (COMB), the collection of credentials consists of breaches from the...
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