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CName Misconfiguration Subdomain Hijack Abuse DNS

CName Misconfiguration left thousands of companies open to attack

A recent web security scanning by a cybersecurity group confirmed that over 400,000 subdomains that have been abandoned are susceptible to malicious takeover invasion of many threat actors. According to the report, these abandoned subdomains result from misconfigured CName (canonical name) in the DNS layout of the hosting provider. The CName configuration is widely used...
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APT10 targeting businesses on a global scale using Zerologon Vulnerability

A widespread and highly persistent cyber-attack has been discovered by security researchers. The series of assaults conducted by APT10 hacking group were found to have been leveraging the Zerologon vulnerability of Windows, targeting mostly Japanese firms but has connections to attacks happening in more than 17 territories around the world. No particular industry was targeted,...
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dark side of online shopping exploits threats risks vulnerabilities

The dark side of online shopping: Vulnerabilities, exploits, threats, and risks

Online shopping is part of the new normal. With the pandemic catastrophe that we are facing, physical stores are moving their products online. Great deals and offers are widely marketed online via various shopping websites. Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Cyber Week, Free shipping day, and Super Saturday are just some of the companies’ discounts during...
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Hackers attacked E-Shop Retailers operating outmoded Magento software

Security researchers have recently uncovered a sudden surge in cybercriminal activities involving several online businesses, more than 2800+, to be exact.   These e-commerce merchants have one thing in common – they are all running an outdated version of the Magento platform.   Since September, the attacks have been going on. That’s why security researchers...
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Popular online shopping platform Lazada, suffers massive Data Hacking

One of the famous, or perhaps the most popular e-commerce platform in the world today, Lazada – a Chinese owned global business had just suffered a massive data breach a few days ago. The Alibaba-owned business firm revealed the bad news and specified that the intrusion was on one of their grocery affiliates, RedMart, in...
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Network Access Academic Firms for sale Dark Web

Network access of 7000+ Academic Firms for sale on the Dark Web

A group of hackers just posted a “For Sale” notice over several Russian Dark Web forums. The sale involved access to the networks of over 7000+ organizations, the majority of which are educational institutions. From local government agencies, entertainment websites, bars, and other business websites, you name it, and the list goes on. The one...
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Nitro Software Hacked! Client and user data compromised

Nitro Software Inc., an Australian tech software company that provides document productivity and cloud services to its users and Fortune 500 clients, just got hacked. Known worldwide as the alternative provider of document productivity products – other than Adobe Acrobat, Nitro became one of the leaders in the PDF industry and digital transformation. It has...
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Cyber hack against Israel and the Arab Region

Cybersecurity experts reported a successful exposure of a lethal cyber-attack against Israel by a suspected Iranian adversary. Fortunately, its discovery counteracts a significant disruption on prominent business entities in the said country. However, reporters believed that they have just prevented the malware from its possible ‘just-now’ damage. Still, we suspect the malware has already been...
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emotet malware spam campaign windows 10 update

Emotet Malware pretend as Windows 10 Update attachment

Another twist on the Emotet botnet has been observed by security researchers to further its malicious agenda. It is now pretending to be an attachment from Windows Update telling the receivers of the spam email to update their Microsoft Word application. As we all know, Emotet is a type of malware that gets distributed via...
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canva abused hosted phishing activities

Canva abused for phishing activities

Pay attention to cybercriminals who love to publish phishing sites targeting financial and big-time industries. They are taking advantage of Canva to host their phishing website to lure unsuspecting victims into gaining banking credentials and personally identifiable information. Recently, an Australian Graphic Design company Canva was reportedly abused by Cybercriminals. Canva was founded back in...
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