VirusTotal hacking – Hackers can access trove of stolen credentials on VirusTotal

Dubbed VirusTotal Hacking; the attack allowed researchers to access 1,000,000 login credentials exfiltrated by unencrypted crypto wallets and different types of malware. Security researchers at SafeBreach have discovered a way…

Guardio Review: Can This Browser Extension Really Protect You From Cybercrime?

From leaked passwords to stolen identities, cybercrime has been steadily increasing over the past ten years, with 2020 seeing record numbers of money lost to fraudulent activities based on stolen…

FBI – Malicious QR codes stealing login and financial data

The FBI has issued an alert urging users to refrain from scanning anonymous QR codes as cybercriminals are using these QR codes to steal login credentials, financial information, and funds.…

Europol takes down VPN service VPNLab used by ransomware operators

According to Europol, VPNLabs was providing services to malware and ransomware operators who would mask their IP addresses to carry out cyberattacks against 100s of businesses. VPNLab, a Virtual Private…

Largest dark web market for stolen cards UniCC calls it quits

UniCC marketplace has been active on the dark web since 2013 however its team has called its quits due to “age” and “health” related issues. UniCC, Dark Web’s one of…

Russia ”neutralizes” REvil ransomware gang, arrests 14

According to Russia’s top agency FSB (Federal Security Service), the arrests against the Revil ransomware gang were made at the request of the government of the United States. Russia’s Federal…

Husband and wife among ransomware operators arrested in Ukraine

Gang of five arrested in Ukraine for their involvement in large-scale ransomware attacks on international firms costing millions of dollars in damages. Ukrainian law enforcement authorities are on an arrest…

Ransomware attack on New Mexico jail put prisoners in lockdown

The Metropolitan Detention Center (MDC) in Bernalillo County, New Mexico went offline due to a ransomware attack, and prisoners were confined to their cells. On January 5th, 2022, the IT…

2-year prison for pervert who hacked webcams to spy on underage girls

Robert Davies was also one of the customers of now seized login credentials selling site WeLeakInfo. A Byron Close, Nottingham man, identified as Robert Davies, has been sent to jail…

Why Data Security is crucial?

Whether you are working for a business, or you use the internet for personal use, protecting your data is critical.  Data breaches are a common problem average internet users and…