Meta takes down 7 hacking-for-hire operations that targeted 50,000 users

Written by Tonya Riley Dec 16, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP Meta removed seven “surveillance-for-hire” organizations that used Facebook to target at least 50,000 individuals across 100 countries for surveillance operations, some…

Comprehensive Phishing Study Shows Who Is More Prone to Fall Victim to Phishing Attacks

Researchers from ETH Zurich conducted a study to investigate who is more prone to fall victim to phishing cyberattacks in a corporate context. The study involved 14,733 participants and was…

Anubis Android Malware Is Back and It Is Focusing on Financial Institutions

In a recent malware operation, the Anubis Android banking malware is targeting clients of approximately 400 banking institutions. The cybercriminals are attacking financial institutions, cryptocurrency wallets, and digital payment systems…

Why Payroll Is The Next Company Security Battleground?

Payroll is one of the most appealing targets for cybercriminals, involving as it does the large transfer of money between institutions whilst being susceptible to hacking due to outdated technology…

Agent Tesla Spyware Used in Phishing Campaign

Agent Tesla initially detected in late 2014, is a known spyware aimed at collecting sensitive data from a victim’s device, such as stored application credentials and keyboard inputs (keylogger). Agent…

Squid Game Used as Lure for Malware Campaigns, Phishing Attacks

Security Intelligence – Security Intelligence – Squid Game Used as Lure for Malware Campaigns, Phishing Attacks Digital attackers are using Netflix’s popular series “Squid Game” as a lure for their…

French Users and Orgs Targeted by TinyNuke Info-Stealing Malware

According to security researchers, the TinyNuke banking malware (also known as Nukebot) has resurfaced in a new operation exclusively targeting French users and organizations with invoice-themed email lures. The targets…

Hackers Use QR Codes to Steal Banking Credentials in Recent Phishing Attempts

Over the last few weeks, a new phishing operation focusing on e-banking users from Germany has been in progress, using QR codes during the credential-stealing operation. As explained by BleepingComputer,…

HelloKitty Ransomware Group Turns to DDoS Extortion Attacks

Security Intelligence – Security Intelligence – HelloKitty Ransomware Group Turns to DDoS Extortion Attacks The HelloKitty ransomware group, best known for breaching and stealing data from video game developer CD…