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Cyber Feud India-China: Information Security Wars

Cybersecurity experts from Singapore have notably recorded recent attacks to India prominent ministries. The said security firm seen the offensive in cyberspace after running their standard website scanning, targeting mainly the Ministries of Defense, Foreign Affairs, and Information & Broadcasting. Second to these are well-known companies such as Reliance Jio, Airtel, BSNL, Micromax, Cipla, Sun...
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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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Over 80k Credit Card info are up for sale in the Dark Web

Recently, detailed information of over 80,000 credit cards discovered is being sold in the Dark web. As per the Security firm that created the leak, cyber-criminals obtained the credit card details from various countries that include the US, France, Australia, and India. These credit cards include both Visa and Mastercard.   The country classification is...
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Emirates Airlines issues warning against phishing attacks

Emirates, or sometimes referred to as Emirates Airlines, is a state-owned flag carrier based in Dubai, UAE (United Arab Emirates). Emirates is the largest airline service provider in the Middle East and fourth–largest in the world by revenue. It is a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Emirates Group, which is owned and controlled by the Government...
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Middle East governments under siege from cyber spies

Cyber espionage group called Chafer APT, APT39, or Remix Kitten have been targeting Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and other countries in the Middle East. It boils down to the same group who distributed data stealer malware since 2014. The cybercrime groups are focused on surveillance and individual tracking operations. From the perspective of APT39 and their...
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