Hackers linked to the Chinese government increasingly target Russia, analysis suggests

Written by AJ Vicens Jul 7, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP Nation-state hackers with links to the Chinese government seem to be targeting Russian entities at an increasing rate, an analysis published…

Microsoft Warns of Evolving Toll Fraud Android Malware Draining Wallets

Those still using older versions of the Android operating system are at risk. Microsoft’s 365 Defender team has detected a new and evolving Android malware that targets users’ crypto wallets to steal…

Latest Cyberattack Against Iran Part of Ongoing Campaign

Iran’s steel manufacturing industry is victim to ongoing cyberattacks that previously impacted the country’s rail system. Malware used in a crippling cyberattacks against an Iranian steel plants last week is…

Teen “Hackers” on Discord Selling Malware for Quick Cash

Cybersecurity researchers urge parents to keep track of their children’s online activities. Avast security researchers have discovered a server on Discord where a group of minors is involved in developing, upgrading, marketing,…

What Are Common Cyber Threats to Manufacturers and How Can They Secure Themselves

In today’s digital age, manufacturers increasingly rely on technology to run their businesses. However, this dependence also makes them more vulnerable to cyberattacks. Cyber threats come in many forms and…

Google cracks down on sites with ties to hack-for-hire groups in UAE, Russia, India

Currently, over 30 sites have been marked as malicious by Google’s Safe Browsing feature. Google TAG (Threat Analysis Group) has blocked dozens of malicious websites and domains used by hack-for-hire…

New YTStealer Malware is Hijacking YouTube Channels

YTStealer is a new info-stealer on the block targeting YouTube content creators to steal authentication tokens and take over their channels. Automated security intelligence solutions provider Intezer reported that new…

ZuoRAT Can Take Over Widely Used SOHO Routers

Devices from Cisco, Netgear and others at risk from the multi-stage malware, which has been active since April 2020 and shows the work of a sophisticated threat actor. A novel…

A Guide to Surviving a Ransomware Attack

Oliver Tavakoli, CTO at Vectra AI, gives us hope that surviving a ransomware attack is possible, so long as we apply preparation and intentionality to our defense posture. Surviving ransomware…

Facebook Phishing Scam: Crooks Using Messenger Chatbots to Steal Login Data

The new phishing scam uses malicious and fake chatbots to steal login credentials of unsuspected Facebook users through Facebook Messenger. A new phishing campaign has been discovered by Trustwave security…