Hackers Threaten to Remotely Wipe 300 Million iPhones Unless Apple Pays Ransom

Hackers Threaten to Remotely Wipe 300 Million iPhones Unless Apple Pays Ransom

If you use iCloud to sync your Apple devices, your private data may be at risk of getting exposed or deleted by April 7th. It has been found that a mischievous group...
Google Kicks Out Largest Android Adware Family From The Play Store

Google Kicks Out Largest Android Adware Family From The Play Store

With the rise in the mobile market, Adware has become one of the most prevalent mobile threats in the world. Adware has traditionally been used to aggressively push ads like banners...
Beware! Pre-Installed Android Malware Found On 36 High-end Smartphones

Beware! Pre-Installed Android Malware Found On 36 High-end Smartphones

Bought a brand new Android Smartphone? Do not expect it to be a clean slate. At least 36 high-end smartphone models belonging to popular manufacturing companies such as Samsung, LG, Xiaomi, Asus,...
New Fileless Malware Uses DNS Queries To Receive PowerShell Commands

New Fileless Malware Uses DNS Queries To Receive PowerShell Commands

It is no secret that cybercriminals are becoming dramatically more adept, innovative, and stealthy with each passing day. While new forms of cybercrime are on the rise, traditional activities seem to be...
This New Malware Will Soon Start “AtomBombing” U.S. Banks

This New Malware Will Soon Start “AtomBombing” U.S. Banks

A new version of Dridex banking malware was detected and it is targeting European banks and it is expected to be used against the U.S. financial institutions in upcoming months. The Dridex...
Dridex Banking Trojan Gains ‘AtomBombing’ Code Injection Ability to Evade Detection

Dridex Banking Trojan Gains ‘AtomBombing’ Code Injection Ability to Evade Detection

Security researchers have discovered a new variant of Dridex – one of the most nefarious banking Trojans actively targeting financial sector – with a new, sophisticated code injection technique and evasive...
Critical Flaw in ESET Antivirus Exposes Mac Users to Remote Hacking

Critical Flaw in ESET Antivirus Exposes Mac Users to Remote Hacking

What could be more exciting for hackers than exploiting a vulnerability in a widely used software without having to struggle too much? One such easy-to-exploit, but critical vulnerability has been discovered in...
The Rise of Fileless Malware: Over 100 Telecoms, Banks, Gov’t Orgs Under Attack

The Rise of Fileless Malware: Over 100 Telecoms, Banks, Gov’t Orgs Under Attack

Researchers have issued a warning that hackers are resorting to the use of file-less malware programs to gain stealth access to the systems of organizations. This new form of attack is...
Chrome Malware Scam; Beware! Don't Fall For "Font Wasn't Found"

Chrome Malware Scam; Beware! Don’t Fall For “Font Wasn’t Found”

Next time when you accidentally or curiously land up on a website with jumbled content prompting you to download a missing font to read the blog by updating the Chrome font...
Hackers Are Using Android Malware To Spy On Israeli Military Personnel

Hackers Are Using Android Malware To Spy On Israeli Military Personnel

A group of highly sophisticated state-sponsored hackers is spying on the Israeli military by hacking into the personal Android phones of individual soldiers to monitor their activities and steal data. A newly...
A New Self-Healing Malware Targets Online Shops

A New Self-Healing Malware Targets Online Shops

The Security experts have found a new malware strain that is targeting online shops which are running on Magento, one of the very popular e-commerce platforms. What sets this apart from...
This Ransomware Malware Could Poison Your Water Supply If Not Paid

This Ransomware Malware Could Poison Your Water Supply If Not Paid

Ransomware has been around for a few years, but in last two years, it has become an albatross around everyone's neck, targeting businesses, hospitals, financial institutions and personal computers worldwide and...
New MacOS Malware linked to Russian Hackers Can Steal Passwords & iPhone Backups

New MacOS Malware linked to Russian Hackers Can Steal Passwords & iPhone Backups

Security researchers have discovered a new Mac malware allegedly developed by APT28 Russian cyber espionage group who is believed to be responsible for 2016 presidential election hacking scandal. A new variant of...
Avast Releases Three New Decryption Tools to Fight Ransomware

Avast Releases Three New Decryption Tools to Fight Ransomware

Since there is a huge increase in the number of ransomware infections, the cyber security firm Avast released three decryption tools to help victims, and reaching a total of 14 such...
Mac OS Discovered in the Wild, Watch Out! First-Ever Word Macro Malware

Mac OS Discovered in the Wild, Watch Out! First-Ever Word Macro Malware

After targeting Windows-based computers over the past few years, hackers are now shifting their interest to Mac as well. The emergence of the first macro-based Word document attack against Apple's macOS platform...
New Windows Trojan Spreads MIRAI Malware To Hack More IoT Devices

New Windows Trojan Spreads MIRAI Malware To Hack More IoT Devices

MIRAI – possibly the biggest IoT-based malware threat that emerged last year, which caused vast internet outage in October last year by launching massive distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks against the popular...

Android Ransomware Becomes More Powerful by Using Dropper

The Symantec security researchers warn that the use of droppers to infect devices with ransomware has now spread to Android. This usage of dropper along with malware is a relatively new technique,...

Polish Banks Hacked using Malware Planted on their own Government Site

In what considered to be the largest system hack in the country's history and a massive attack on the financial sector, several banks in Poland have been infected with malware. What's surprising?...

Over 70% of Washington DC’s CCTV Were Hacked Before Trump Inauguration

Just days before the inauguration of President Donald Trump, cyber criminals infected 70 percent of storage devices that record data from feds surveillance cameras in Washington D.C. in a cyber attack. Any...

Ransomware Hijacks Hotel Smart Keys to Lock Guests Out of their Rooms

What's the worst that could happen when a Ransomware hits a Hotel? Recently, hundreds of guests of a luxurious hotel in Austria were locked in or out of their rooms when ransomware...

Police Arrest 5 Cyber Thieves Who Stole 3.2 Million From ATMs Using Malware

  Law enforcement authorities from Europe and Russia have arrested five members of an international cyber criminal gang for stealing $3.2 million cash from ATMs using malware. Three of the suspects, Andrejs Peregudovs...

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Flipkart To Launch Its Own Smartphone

Flipkart, India’s largest e-commerce platform, is all set to launch its own smartphone Capture+ in November this year. The phone will be produced under its ‘Made...

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