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…

Cybersecurity experts question Microsoft's Ukraine report

Written by Suzanne Smalley Jul 1, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP Microsoft President Brad Smith spent much of last Wednesday traveling across Washington to promote his company’s sweeping report on the current…

How Data Landlords Put Their Tenants at Risk

Microsoft is a global leader in cloud storage and data protection. They prove that even the most respected cloud databases offer weak security. Today’s microservice architecture is highly dependent on…

New MSDT 0-day Flaw ‘DogWalk’ Receives Free Unofficial Patches

DogWalk comes soon after another MSDT zero-day vulnerability dubbed Follina was discovered, and Microsoft claimed it was a non-security issue. Last week a critical 0day security vulnerability called Follina was…

MyEasyDocs Exposed 30GB of Israeli and Indian Students PII Data

MyEasyDocs is a Chennai, India based online documents verification platform whose Microsoft Azure server exposed data of over 57,000 students. The team of IT security researchers at vpnMentor led by…

Experts say ransomware could be bigger threat for campaigns in 2022

Written by Tonya Riley Jun 8, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP With the 2022 election season around the corner, campaigns of all sizes need to be prepared for a widened set of…

Fake Updates Continue To Be A Digital Risk: What To Do?

In this digital era, online threats are booming as much as the internet user base. Sometimes, malware infects devices due to vulnerabilities unknown to people. However, it frequently comes as…

Previously unreported Lebanon-based hacking group targeting Israel, Microsoft says

Written by AJ Vicens Jun 2, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP A previously unreported Lebanon-based hacking group with likely ties to Iranian intelligence has targeted more than 20 Israeli organizations since February,…

Europol says it disabled FluBot botnet infecting 'huge' number of devices

Written by Suzanne Smalley Jun 2, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP The European Union’s law enforcement agency announced Wednesday that an operation involving 11 countries led to its recent takedown of a…

Unofficial Micropatch for Follina Released as Chinese Hackers Exploit the 0-day

The Follina vulnerability was originally discovered after a malicious Microsoft Word document was uploaded on VirusTotal from a Belarus IP address. On Thursday, May 30th, Hackread.com warned against the probability…