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Mezzo banking trojan gathers financial data for further campaigns
31 Jan 2018

Mezzo banking trojan gathers financial data for further campaigns

Threat actors leverage new Mezzo banking trojan to prepare a large-scale attack.

1.4 Billion Clear Text Credentials Discovered in a Single Database
14 Dec 2017

1.4 Billion Clear Text Credentials Discovered in a Single Database

A Massive Resource for Cybercriminals Makes it Easy to Access Billions of Credentials.

Critical IOS Flaws Expose Cisco Devices to Remote Attacks
26 Sept 2017

Critical IOS Flaws Expose Cisco Devices to Remote Attacks

One of the critical flaws is CVE-2017-12229, a REST API issue that allows a remote attacker to bypass authentication and gain access to the web-based user interface of devices running vulnerable ...

Top Tech Vendors Targeted by CCleaner Malware
26 Sept 2017

Top Tech Vendors Targeted by CCleaner Malware

A cyber-attack revealed this week which spread via popular performance optimization tool CCleaner was designed to target several major technology firms, it has emerged.

DDoS Attacks More Likely to Hit Critical Infrastructure Than APTs: Europol
25 Sept 2017

DDoS Attacks More Likely to Hit Critical Infrastructure Than APTs: Europol

The report covers a wide range of topics, including cyber-dependent crime, online child exploitation, payment fraud, criminal markets, the convergence of cyber and terrorism, cross-cutting crime ...

Ransomware Attacks 'Global Epidemic', Says Europol
23 Sept 2017

Ransomware Attacks 'Global Epidemic', Says Europol

This included the WannaCry ransomware attack in May, believed to have rapidly infected as many as 300,000 targets in 150 countries including some high-profile ones such as Britain's National ...

13 CRITICAL REMOTE CODE EXECUTION BUGS FIXED IN SEPTEMBER ANDROID UPDATE
21 Sept 2017

13 CRITICAL REMOTE CODE EXECUTION BUGS FIXED IN SEPTEMBER ANDROID UPDATE

The most concerning vulnerabilities, as usual, concern Media Framework, Android’s lightweight media player. The framework includes the MediaServer, AudioServer, CameraServer, and ExtractorService ...

Xero-Spoofing Phishing Campaign Spreads Dridex Globally
17 Sept 2017

Xero-Spoofing Phishing Campaign Spreads Dridex Globally

A sophisticated phishing campaign is making the rounds, targeting victims by sending spoofed email messages appearing to come from Xero. If fooled, victims find themselves dealing with a banking ...

Android Toast Flaw Can Burn Users with Malware, DoS and Info-Theft
16 Sept 2017

Android Toast Flaw Can Burn Users with Malware, DoS and Info-Theft

A vulnerability in the Android platform has been uncovered that could be used to take control of devices, lock them and/or steal information.

Trend Micro Blocks 38 Billion Threats in 1H 2017
15 Sept 2017

Trend Micro Blocks 38 Billion Threats in 1H 2017

The first half of the year saw a continued surge in ransomware, Business Email Compromise (BEC) and other threats, with Trend Micro blocking over 38 billion during the period, it claimed in a new ...

Average Company Subjected to Hundreds of Daily Web App Attacks
14 Sept 2017

Average Company Subjected to Hundreds of Daily Web App Attacks

The average number of attacks against any company’s set of web applications is staggering: They range from 300 to 800 per day—and never fall below 140.