Chinese VPN app Quickfox caught exposing 1 million users’ data

The Quickfox VPN is mainly used by Chinese citizens living abroad who need to access Chinese websites as most of these sites are geo-restricted. Wizcase’s team of ethical researchers, led…

FCC mulls over new rules demanding carriers block spam robot texts at network level

The US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is due to consider a new proposal to clamp down on robot texts. On October 18, FCC Acting Chairwoman Jessica Rosenworcel unveiled a new…

TA505 Gang Is Back With Newly Polished FlawedGrace RAT

TA505 – cybercrime trailblazers with ever-evolving TTPs – have returned to mass-volume email attacks, flashing retooled malware and exotic scripting languages. The TA505 cybercrime group is whirring its financial rip-off…

TikTok Serves Up Fresh Gamer Targets via Fake Among Us, Steam Offerings

The tween-friendly video app is being used to serve up malvertising, disguised as free Steam game accounts or Among Us game hacks. TikTok has made people do all sorts of…

How using the purple team approach helps in addressing cybercrime

Automated purple teaming is one of the best ways to address cybercrime as it does not only test for the deficiencies in existing security controls – Let’s dig deeper into…

Accenture Discloses It Had Suffered Data Breach Following a Ransomware Attack

Accenture, an Irish-based multinational professional services company that specializes in IT services and consulting, confirmed it suffered a data breach as a result of a ransomware attack carried out by…

The Data Breach Twitch Suffered Had Minimal Impact, the Company Says

Earlier this month, the Twitch source code and sensitive information belonging to streamers and users were reportedly leaked online by an anonymous user on the 4chan imageboard. The hacker posted…

TrickBot Gang Enters Cybercrime Elite with Fresh Affiliates

The group – which also created BazarLoader and the Conti ransomware – has juiced its distribution tactics to threaten enterprises more than ever. The cybercriminals behind the infamous TrickBot trojan…

Brazilian insurance giant Porto Seguro hit by cyberattack

One of Brazil’s largest insurance groups, Porto Seguro has reported it suffered a cyberattack that resulted in instability to its service channels and some of its systems. The company reported…

Customers of Visible Wireless Carrier Had Their Accounts Compromised

After a few days of dealing with technical issues, the American all-digital wireless carrier Visible confirmed that some of its customers’ accounts have been compromised. For those who don’t know,…