Google Crushes YouTube Cookie-Stealing Channel Hijackers

Google has caught and brushed off a bunch of cookie-stealing YouTube channel hijackers who were running cryptocurrency scams on, or auctioning off, ripped-off channels.  Google has caught and brushed off…

Malicious Accounts that Targeted Security Researches Were Suspended by Twitter

Two malicious accounts used by threat actors in a seemingly North Korean cyber-espionage campaign were suspended by Twitter. The accounts under discussion are @lagal1990 and @shiftrows13 working as bait for…

Twitter accounts linked to cyberattacks against security researchers suspended

Twitter has suspended accounts belonging to a North Korean hacking group targeting security researchers.  The social media accounts, @lagal1990 and @shiftrows13, were suspended this month after “posing as security researchers,”…

Twitter Suspends Accounts Used to Snare Security Researchers

The accounts were used to catfish security researchers into downloading malware in a long-running cyber-espionage campaign attributed to North Korea. Twitter has shuttered two accounts – @lagal1990 and @shiftrows13 –…

Google blames suspected Russian hacking group for targeting 14,000 Gmail users

Written by Tonya Riley Oct 7, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP Russian hackers targeted approximately 14,000 Gmail users last month, according to the company Threat Analysis Group. While 100 percent of the…

Malware Developers Are Working on Tricking Windows Validation

The researchers from Google were the ones that spotted the malware developers creating malformed code signatures. The signatures created are likely to be seen as valid in Windows in order…