How to Use IP Geolocation in Threat Intelligence and Cybersecurity

Hacks, leaks, and phishing scams happen so often that they hardly register as news anymore. Just last week, Google warned of a phishing scam perpetrated by Fancy Bear, a hacking…

This new ransomware encrypts your data and makes some nasty threats, too

Cybercriminals are distributing a new form of ransomware in attacks against victims in which they not only encrypt the network but also make threats to launch distributed denial of service…

Heimdal™ Security SOC Team Discovers Typosquatting Domain Masquerading as Crypto-Swapping Platform

Heimdal™ Security’s Security team has recently unearthed a new typosquatting domain specifically crafted to resemble Trader Joe XYZ’s URL, one of the most sought-after cryptocurrency trading platforms. Tricked by a…

Ultimatum for Booter Service Users

Ultimatum for Booter Service Users Dutch police have written to customers of an on-demand booter service to dissuade them from committing cybercrimes. Booter services, also known as booters, are on-demand…

Windows Zero-Day Actively Exploited in Widespread Espionage Campaign

The cyberattacks, linked to a Chinese-speaking APT, deliver the new MysterySnail RAT malware to Windows servers. Researchers have discovered a zero-day exploit for Microsoft Windows that was being used to…

Office 365 Spy Campaign Targets US Military Defense

An Iran-linked group is taking aim at makers of drones and satellites, Persian Gulf ports and maritime shipping companies, among others. A new threat actor, dubbed DEV-0343, has been spotted…

Iran-linked hackers hit Israeli, US and EU defense tech firm

Microsoft has warned that hackers linked to Iran are mainly targeting Office 365 clients in defense technology firms. Researchers at Microsoft Threat Intelligence Center (MSTIC) and Microsoft Digital Security Unit…

Amnesty Intl. accuses Indian cyber security firm of spyware attacks

According to Amnesty International, it found evidence that attackers testing the spyware were using the IP address of Indian cyber security firm Innefu Labs. Amnesty International has accused an Indian…

Amnesty International Associates Security Organization with a Spyware Campaign

In a report published last week, Amnesty International revealed the connection between an Indian cybersecurity firm and an Android spyware program that was meant to target a well-known Togolese human…

UK Firms Hit by One Attack Every 47 Seconds Over Summer

UK Firms Hit by One Attack Every 47 Seconds Over Summer Cyber-attacks targeting UK firms are back on the increase, reaching a rate of one every 47 seconds over the…