Hive Ransomware Wreaked Havoc in Four Months: Hundreds of Organizations Breached

According to security researchers who gathered data from Hive’s administrator panel, affiliates of the well-known ransomware group managed to breach in more than 4 months over 350 organizations. This means…

Android malware warning: Over 500,000 users have been infected after downloading this app from Google Play

Over half a million Android users have installed an app used to deliver Joker malware after downloading it from the Google Play store. Cybersecurity researchers at Pradeo identified the malware,…

Log4j: Major IT vendors rush out fixes for this flaw and more ahead of Christmas

The holiday season is shaping up to be busy for those patching systems affected by the critical flaw in the Log4j Java application error logging library. IBM has confirmed several…

Spider-Man Fans Warned About Scams Leveraging New Movie

Spider-Man Fans Warned About Scams Leveraging New Movie Fraudsters are leveraging the latest Spider-Man movie to spread malicious files and phishing pages, researchers from Kaspersky have warned. The latest installment of the…

Monero Miners Injected in Log4j Through RMI

These past few days have been about the most important vulnerability discovered lately. The vulnerability, officially tagged as CVE-2021-44228 and called Log4Shell or LogJam, is an unauthenticated RCE vulnerability that allows total…

London Classified Ads Site Gumtree Experiences Data Breach Due to F12 Key

Gumtree.com, also known as Gumtree, is a classified ad and community website based in the UK. Starting November 2010, it was the UK’s largest website for local community classifieds and…

This company was hit with ransomware, but didn't have to pay up. Here's how they did it

There’s never a good time for an organisation to fall victim to a ransomware attack, but for Matthew Day, CIO of Langs Building Supplies, a phone call on May 20,…

CISA: Prepare Now for Holiday Cyber Onslaught

CISA: Prepare Now for Holiday Cyber Onslaught Critical infrastructure (CNI) providers must act now to protect their IT systems from attacks during the holiday season, the US government has warned.…

Meta: Surveillance-for-Hire Firms Hit 50,000 Victims

Meta: Surveillance-for-Hire Firms Hit 50,000 Victims Meta has removed seven “surveillance-for-hire” companies from its platform to target blameless victims in over 100 countries around the world. Facebook’s parent company revealed…

Attacks on UK Firms Increase Five-Fold During Pandemic

Attacks on UK Firms Increase Five-Fold During Pandemic Attacks on UK firms surged five-fold during the pandemic and now cost way more than the global average, according to Accenture. The…