Millions of Android Users Scammed in SMS Fraud Driven by Tik-Tok Ads

UltimaSMS leverages at least 151 apps that have been downloaded collectively more than 10 million times, to extort money through a fake premium SMS subscription service. Threat actors are using…

Third-party data breach in Singapore hits healthcare provider

Another third-party security breach has been reported in Singapore, this time, affecting patients of Fullerton Health and compromising personal data that included bank account details in “a few cases”. The…

Home Affairs in talks to give telco more blocking powers against malicious messages

Image: Getty Images The Department of Home Affairs is in talks with the telecommunications industry to provide more powers to telcos for blocking spam and malicious content. “We are in…

SolarWinds hackers, Nobelium, hit cloud providers and resellers

So far, Microsoft has informed 140 companies about the new attack campaign being carried out by Nobelium 14 of which were compromised by the group. The IT security researchers at…

Cyber-Attacks on House of Commons Soar by 358% in 2021

Cyber-Attacks on House of Commons Soar by 358% in 2021 Over 126 million malicious emails have been fired at House of Commons (HoC) inboxes this year, a 358% increase on…

Google details cookie stealer malware campaign targeting YouTubers

Google attributed the malware campaign to a group of attackers recruited via a Russian-language hacker forum. Google has disclosed details of a new campaign involving phishing attacks launched against YouTube…

REvil Servers Shoved Offline by Governments – But They’ll Be Back, Researchers Say

A multi-country effort has given ransomware gang REvil a taste of its own medicine by pwning its backups and pushing its leak site and Tor payment site offline. The REvil…

This monster of a phishing campaign is after your passwords

Microsoft has detailed an unusual phishing campaign aimed at stealing passwords that uses a phishing kit built using pieces of code copied from other hackers’ work. A “phishing kit” is…

22% of Brits Received Proof of Vaccination Phishing Email in Past Six Months

22% of Brits Received Proof of Vaccination Phishing Email in Past Six Months Nearly a quarter (22%) of Brits have received phishing emails asking them to download their ‘proof of…

South African police arrest eight men suspected of targeting widows in romance scams

South African police have arrested eight suspects in connection to romance scams that defrauded at least 100 women. The gang used “sob stories” as a lure to push women —…