Apache Kafka Cloud Clusters Expose Sensitive Data for Large Companies

The culprit is misconfigured Kafdrop interfaces, used for centralized management of the open-source platform. Some of the world’s largest companies have exposed reams of sensitive information from the cloud, researchers…

Apache Kafka Cloud Clusters Expose Sensitive Data for Large Companies

The culprit is misconfigured Kafdrop interfaces, used for centralized management of the open-source platform. Some of the world’s largest companies have exposed reams of sensitive information from the cloud, researchers…

Pegasus Spyware Used to Hijack Phones of US State Department Officials

According to Reuters and The Washington Post, Apple informed nine U.S. Embassy and State Department staff members that their iPhones may have been targeted by an unknown attacker employing state-sponsored…

Excel XLL Add-ins Are Pushing a Password-stealing Malware

Malicious hackers are distributing Excel XLL files that download and install the RedLine password and information-stealing malware via website contact forms and discussion forums. What Are XLL Files? XLL files…

Researchers Reveal More Details About SideCopy, the Pakistani Threat Actor Group

A hacking group from Pakistan managed to perform Facebook, Twitter, and Google sensitive credentials theft. It seems that its targets were Afghan ministries and a shared government computer from India.…

Hackers are using this new malware which hides between blocks of junk code

A Russian-government back hacking group linked to the SolarWinds supply chain attack has developed new malware which has been used to conduct attacks against businesses and governments in North America and Europe…

SolarWinds hackers kept busy in the year since the seminal hack, Mandiant finds

Written by AJ Vicens Dec 6, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP Hackers associated with the SolarWinds supply chain compromise have been busy in the year since that attack was revealed, compromising multiple…

“Get Your Free Omicron PCR test” is the latest Omicron phishing scam

The latest Omicron phishing scam is currently targeting unsuspecting users in the United Kingdom and uses fake NHS emails to do so. Omicron is the new variant of COVID-19 that…

Brace yourself for these five top data breach trends in 2022, Experian warns

In its latest annual Data Breach Industry Forecast released Monday, credit bureau and information services company Experian said that it has identified five areas it believes cybercriminals will find opportunities…

Enter the Heimdal™ Social Media Giveaway for a Chance to Win Holiday Goodies

Happy holidays from us to you! As the gift-giving season draws near, we are very excited to announce our first time ever social media giveaway! Make sure you follow us…