Patch Tuesday December 2021 – Microsoft Fixes 67 Flaws, Including 6 Zero-Day Vulnerabilities

December’s Patch Tuesday comes with numerous security fixes and improvements, including two actively exploited zero-day vulnerabilities. The list features spoofing, denial of service, remote code execution, elevation of privilege, and…

Log4j Looms Large Over Patch Tuesday

Log4j Looms Large Over Patch Tuesday IT teams knocked for six by a newly disclosed Log4j bug were forced to tackle a new patch load from Microsoft released yesterday, containing 67 new…

Fake Adobe Windows App Installer Packages Are Distributing the Emotet Malware

Emotet is a malware known as a banking Trojan. Malspam, which are spam emails that contain malware, is the primary means by which it spreads. To persuade consumers, these communications…

Yanluowang Ransomware Tied to Thieflock Threat Actor

Links between the tactics and tools demonstrated in attacks suggest a former affiliate has switched loyalties, according to new research. A threat actor previously tied to the Thieflock ransomware operation…

Who Is Behind the Comeback of Emotet?

Conti ransomware is a very dangerous malicious actor because of how quickly it encrypts data and spreads to other computers. To get remote access to the affected PCs, the organization…

New BazarBackdoor Attack Discovered

New BazarBackdoor Attack Discovered A security company has reported a new cyber-attack involving a malware family known as both BazarBackdoor and BazarLoader. Researchers at SophosLabs came across the attack when it arrived in their inboxes.  “Spamming…

BazarBackdoor now abuses Windows 10 apps feature in 'call me back' attack

A Microsoft Windows 10 app feature is being abused in a new phishing campaign spreading the BazarBackdoor malware.  On Thursday, researchers from Sophos Labs said the attack was noticed after…

BazarBackdoor now abuses Windows 10 app feature in 'call me back' attack

A Microsoft Windows 10 app feature is being abused in a new phishing campaign spreading the BazarBackdoor malware.  On Thursday, researchers from Sophos Labs said the attack was noticed after…

Is Conti Ransomware Selling Access to Victims?

Conti ransomware is a malicious actor known to bring extreme prejudice to its victims. This is mainly due to the speed with which encrypts data and spreads to other systems.…

What Is Conti Ransomware?

Conti ransomware is an extremely damaging malicious actor due to the speed with which encrypts data and spreads to other systems. The cyber-crime action is thought to be led by…