Twitter to ban sharing of photos and videos without people's consent

Twitter has announced the expansion of its private information policy to include the sharing of private media, such as photos and videos, without permission from the individuals that are depicted…

ScarCruft APT Mounts Desktop/Mobile Double-Pronged Spy Attacks

The North Korea-linked group is deploying the Chinotto spyware backdoor against dissidents, journalists and other politically relevant individuals in South Korea. The North Korea-linked ScarCruft advanced persistent threat (APT) group…

Rapid Money Laundering Response Helps Intercept $27m

Rapid Money Laundering Response Helps Intercept $27m International law enforcers have arrested over 1,000 suspects and seized nearly $27m in criminal funds associated with online fraud and money laundering, according…

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…

Global Operations Lead to Arrests of Alleged Members of GandCrab/REvil and Cl0p Cartels

Trend Micro – Trend Micro – A total of 13 suspects believed to be members of two prolific cybercrime rings were arrested as a global coalition across five continents involving…

Magniber Ransomware Shifts Attention Now to Internet Explorer Vulnerabilities

A change of focus took place in the Magniber ransomware’s gang attack method arsenal, as now the threat actor group started to propagate the ransomware and encrypt users’ devices by…

VA releases new cybersecurity strategy in honor of Veterans Day

The Department of Veterans Affairs released a new cybersecurity strategy ahead of Veteran’s Day as a way to better protect the personal information of US veterans as well as to…

Watch out as new PhoneSpy spyware hits Android devices

PhoneSpy spyware is currently targeting Android users in South Korea through third-party platforms. Zimperium zLabs researchers have revealed findings on PhoneSpy spyware that can infiltrate Android handsets and is spread…

North Korean hackers target the South's think tanks through blog posts

A North Korean hacking group has been attacking think tanks in the South through malware-laden blog posts.  In a new campaign, tracked since June 2021, the state-sponsored advanced persistent threat…

New Android Spyware Poses Pegasus-Like Threat

PhoneSpy already has stolen data and tracked the activity of targets in South Korea, disguising itself as legitimate lifestyle apps. Researchers discovered new Android spyware that provides similar capabilities to…