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 using concern about Omicron strain of COVID-19 to attack US universities

Researchers with cybersecurity firm Proofpoint have discovered a new phishing attack leveraging concern about the spread of the Omicron strain of COVID-19 to steal credentials and gain access to accounts…

Omicron Scam Targets Universities

Omicron Scam Targets Universities Dozens of universities are being hit with a coordinated cyber-attack that uses news of the Omicron variant as a lure to steal login credentials. Evidence of…

Hackers are turning to this simple technique to install their malware on PCs

Nation state-backed hacking groups are exploiting a simple but effective new technique to power phishing campaigns for spreading malware and stealing information that’s of interest to their governments.  Cybersecurity researchers at Proofpoint say…

81% of UK Retailers Leaving Customers at Risk of Email Fraud Ahead of #BlackFriday

81% of UK Retailers Leaving Customers at Risk of Email Fraud Ahead of #BlackFriday More than four-fifths (81%) of UK retailers are putting their customers at risk of email fraud…

Attackers Hijack Email Threads Using ProxyLogon/ProxyShell Flaws

Exploiting Microsoft Exchange ProxyLogon & ProxyShell vulnerabilities, attackers are malspamming replies in existing threads and slipping past malicious-email filters. Attackers are gnawing on the ProxyLogon and ProxyShell vulnerabilities in Microsoft…

North Korean Cyber-criminal Recycles Tactics and Targets

North Korean Cyber-criminal Recycles Tactics and Targets A threat actor believed to be associated with the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) has a certain fondness for repetition, according to…

Previously unreported North Korean espionage part of busy 2021 for country's hackers

Written by AJ Vicens Nov 18, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP A North Korean cyber espionage group known primarily for targeting think tanks, advocacy groups, journalists and others related to Pyongyang’s adversaries…

Zebra2104 Initial Access Broker Supports Rival Malware Gangs, APTs

Researchers have uncovered a large, tangled web of infrastructure being used to enable a wide variety of cyberattacks. Three separate threat groups are all using a common initial access broker…