Banco Pichincha Impacted by a Cyberattack

Banco Pichincha, the largest private bank in Ecuador, by capitalization and by the number of depositors, has been hit by a cyberattack that has disrupted its activity and taken the…

Ransomware Intrusion Group FIN12 Ramps-Up in Europe

Ransomware Intrusion Group FIN12 Ramps-Up in Europe A long-running threat group with a track record of rapid ransomware deployment and healthcare sector victims is ramping up its operations in Europe…

More and More Companies Are Getting Hit with Ransomware

The increasing frequency and size of ransomware attacks are becoming a huge concern for thousands of organizations globally. All over the world, threat actors take advantage of security vulnerabilities and…

ATM bombing suspect blew himself up while filming tutorial

The incident took place while the suspect was recording himself for a tutorial on how to bomb ATM (Automatic Teller Machines). In April 2021, the Dutch and German law enforcement…

Android flubot malware installs itself by faking security update

The security update is obviously phony but looks authentic that can deceive users into installing Flubot malware on their devices. New Zealand’s Computer Emergency Response Team (Cert NZ) has issued…

Ryuk Ransomware: Origins, Operation Mode, Mitigation

What is Ryuk Ransomware? Widely known for targeting governments, academia, healthcare, manufacturing, and technology organizations’ cybersystems, Ryuk is a ransomware-as-a-service (RaaS) group that’s been active since August 2018. It typically encrypts data…

GriftHorse Android malware hit 10 millions devices in 70 countries

GriftHorse malware uses malicious apps to subscribe victims to premium services that cost them $42 (£30 –€36) per month. The IT security researchers at Zimperium Labs have reported an Android…

Being bombarded with delivery and post office text scams? Here’s why — and what can be done

Padlokr –  Padlokr –  ScamWatch Ismini Vasileiou, De Montfort University and Paul Haskell-Dowland, Edith Cowan University For most people, the ping of an incoming SMS will induce some level of…

Conti Makes a New Victim: GSS Ransomware Attack Affecting Major European Call Center Provider

A GSS ransomware attack affected the European call center provider as it made its IT systems freeze and database cripple. What Services Were Impacted? According to theRecord. publication, the impacted services…

Europol nabs 106 criminals involved in SIM swapping, money laundering

By Waqas Europol said that the suspects carried out a number of cybercrimes included phishing, SIM Swapping, and BEC (business email compromise.)  This is a post from HackRead.com Read the…