Cyber News

  • 10 - 13 Feb 2018 Phishing, Hacking

    Lazarus Reappears with Bitcoin-Stealing Phishing Campaign, More Details about Equifax Hack Emerge

    Lazarus Reappears with Bitcoin-Stealing Phishing Campaign, More Details about Equifax Hack Emerge

    North Korean hacker group Lazarus has reappeared with a Bitcoin-stealing phishing campaign dubbed HaoBao, which targets Bitcoin users...

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  • 10 - 13 Feb 2018 Malware

    Pyeongchang Olympics Suffer Malware Attack, Cryptominer Hits Several Gov’t Websites

    Pyeongchang Olympics Suffer Malware Attack, Cryptominer Hits Several Gov’t Websites

    The Pyeongchang Olympics in South Korea that kicked off on 9 February was targeted in an attack that disrupted Internet connection...

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  • 10 - 13 Feb 2018 Hacking

    US Transportation Department Discovers Email Hacking Attack, Keyless Car Hacking Devices Sold in Malaysia

    US Transportation Department Discovers Email Hacking Attack, Keyless Car Hacking Devices Sold in Malaysia

    The Idaho Transportation Department in the United States recently discovered an email hacking attack that took place...

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  • Fri, 9 Feb 2018 Personal Information

    New PoS Malware Pilfers Magnetic Strip Data

    New PoS Malware Pilfers Magnetic Strip Data

    Researchers discovered a new Point of Sale (PoS) malware dubbed UDPoS that disguises as LogMeIn updates to avoid detection...

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  • Thu, 8 Feb 2018 Personal Information

    Authorities Shut Down Massive Cyber Crime Market

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    Authorities Shut Down Massive Cyber Crime Market

    US authorities have shut down the Infraud marketplace, an online bazaar that trades stolen credit card data...

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  • Wed, 7 Feb 2018 Cyber Security Solutions

    Adobe Releases Patch for Flash Player Zero-Day

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    Adobe Releases Patch for Flash Player Zero-Day

    Adobe has released a critical security patch for a pair of vulnerabilities (CVE-2018-4878 and CVE-2018-4877) in Flash Player...

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  • Tue, 6 Feb 2018 Cyber Security Guide

    Singapore Passes New Cyber Security Bill

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    Singapore Passes New Cyber Security Bill

    Singapore has passed a new cyber security bill that will empower the Cyber Security Agency (CSA) to prevent and respond...

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  • Mon, 5 Feb 2018 Personal Information

    Firefox 59 Will Remove Sensitive Content from URLs

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    Firefox 59 Will Remove Sensitive Content from URLs

    Firefox 59 will remove sensitive content from URLs by stripping path information in referrers to avoid third-party data leakage...

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  • Fri, 2 Feb 2018 Cyber Attacks

    New JenX Botnet Likely Targets Gaming Servers

    New JenX Botnet Likely Targets Gaming Servers

    The new JenX botnet has been recruiting Internet of Things (IoT) devices by tapping on two known vulnerabilities...

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  • Thu, 1 Feb 2018 Phishing

    Comnie Backdoor Targets Organisations in East Asia

    Comnie Backdoor Targets Organisations in East Asia

    A custom backdoor named Comnie has been targeting the telecommunications industry, defence sector and government agencies...

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  • Wed, 31 Jan 2018 Cyber Security Solutions

    Cisco VPN Bug Has A 10/10 Severity Rating

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    Cisco VPN Bug Has A 10/10 Severity Rating

    Cisco has released an urgent patch to fix a major vulnerability in its network security devices and software...

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  • Tue, 30 Jan 2018 Malware

    Indian Android Users Targeted by PoriewSpy

    Indian Android Users Targeted by PoriewSpy

    Hackers previously known for targeting government officials have been spying on Indian Android users...

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  • Mon, 29 Jan 2018 ATMs

    ATM Jackpotting Hits the US

    ATM Jackpotting Hits the US

    The US has been hit by a series of ATM jackpotting targeted at stand-alone ATMs...

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  • Fri, 26 Jan 2018 Phishing

    Fake ICA Website Phishes for Visa and Passport Data

    Fake ICA Website Phishes for Visa and Passport Data

    The Immigration and Checkpoints Authority of Singapore (ICA) made a police report over a fraudulent ICA website...

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  • Thu, 25 Jan 2018 Malware

    New IoT Botnet Spreads via P2P Communication

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    New IoT Botnet Spreads via P2P Communication

    A new IoT botnet known as Hide ‘N Seek (HNS) has been spreading via a custom-built P2P communication mechanism, amassing 20,000 bots...

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  • Wed, 24 Jan 2018 Malware

    Canada Foils Malware Attack from North Korea

    Canada Foils Malware Attack from North Korea

    Canada’s Ontario government and public transit agency Metrolinx foiled a malware attack last week...

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  • Tue, 23 Jan 2018 Cyber Security Findings

    Top Web Defacement Tactics

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    Top Web Defacement Tactics

    Research shows that file inclusion vulnerabilities, SQL injections, and known vulnerabilities are the most common flaws...

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  • Mon, 22 Jan 2018 Malware

    Gas Station Software Designed to Deceive Customers

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    Gas Station Software Designed to Deceive Customers

    Russian authorities arrested hacker Denis Zayev for developing malicious gas station software...

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  • Fri, 19 Jan 2018 Advanced Persistent Threat (APT)

    New APT Group Conducts Global Espionage Campaign

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    New APT Group Conducts Global Espionage Campaign

    A new Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) group dubbed Dark Caracal has conducted several espionage campaigns...

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  • Thu, 18 Jan 2018 Vulnerabilities

    MS Office Vulnerabilities Used to Distribute Zyklon Malware

    MS Office Vulnerabilities Used to Distribute Zyklon Malware

    An ongoing spam campaign is targeting the telecommunications, insurance and financial services industries...

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  • Wed, 17 Jan 2018 Malware

    Skygofree Spyware Boasts Powerful Features

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    Skygofree Spyware Boasts Powerful Features

    Researchers discovered the Skygofree Android spyware that boasts powerful and advanced features...

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  • Tue, 16 Jan 2018 Malware

    KillDisk Variant Hits Financial Organisations

    KillDisk Variant Hits Financial Organisations

    A new variant of the disk wiping malware known as KillDisk is targeting financial organisations...

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  • Mon, 15 Jan 2018 Vulnerability

    New Intel Flaw Allows Remote Access to Laptops

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    New Intel Flaw Allows Remote Access to Laptops

    Researchers discovered a security flaw in Intel’s trademarked solution for remote access monitoring and maintenance of corporate laptops...

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  • Fri, 12 Jan 2018 Cyber Security Findings

    Gmail Access Blocked By Zalgo Text in Email

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    Gmail Access Blocked By Zalgo Text in Email

    Researchers discovered that access to Gmail could be blocked if a user receives an email with Zalgo text...

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  • Thu, 11 Jan 2018 Malware

    Fakebank Malware Intercepts Banking SMS

    Fakebank Malware Intercepts Banking SMS

    A new mobile malware known as Fakebank can take over victims' SMS capabilities, allowing cyber criminals to intercept text messages...

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  • Wed, 10 Jan 2018 Cyber Security Solutions

    Microsoft Pauses Patches for Chip Bugs

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    Microsoft Pauses Patches for Chip Bugs

    Microsoft paused some patches for the Meltdown and Spectre chip bugs after customers from US semiconductor company...

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  • Tue, 9 Jan 2018 Cyber Security Solutions

    WPA3 WiFi Standard Announced

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    WPA3 WiFi Standard Announced

    WiFi Alliance will be releasing the first official draft of the WPA3 WiFi authentication protocol later this year...

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  • Mon, 8 Jan 2018 Hacking

    Pyeongchang Olympics Targeted By Hackers

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    Pyeongchang Olympics Targeted By Hackers

    Organisations participating in the upcoming Pyeongchang Olympics in South Korea are targeted by hackers...

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  • Fri, 5 Jan 2018 Malware

    Cryptominer Malware Spreads Over SSH

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    Cryptominer Malware Spreads Over SSH

    A new Linux cryptominer botnet based on Python scripting language is spreading over the SSH protocol...

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  • Thu, 4 Jan 2018 Vulnerability

    Security Flaws Affect Nearly All Computing Devices

    Security Flaws Affect Nearly All Computing Devices

    Researchers discovered security flaws affecting almost every modern computing device that contains chips...

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  • Wed, 3 Jan 2018 Cyber Security Solutions

    VMware Patches Three Critical Vulnerabilities

    VMware Patches Three Critical Vulnerabilities

    VMware has released patches to fix three critical vulnerabilities affecting its vSphere cloud computing virtualisation platform...

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  • Tue, 2 Jan 2018 Personal Information

    Forever 21 Confirms Data Breach

    Forever 21 Confirms Data Breach

    Forever 21 confirmed that hackers had siphoned personal data from its stores...

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  • Fri, 29 Dec 2017 Vulnerability

    Huawei Router Exploit Made Public

    Huawei Router Exploit Made Public

    The Huawei router exploit (CVE- 2017-17215) used in the Mirai malware variant called Satori has been publicised...

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  • Thu, 28 Dec 2017 Vulnerability

    Sound Waves Can Disrupt Hard Drives

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    Sound Waves Can Disrupt Hard Drives

    Researchers found that hard drives’ operations can be disrupted when sound waves are blasted from various angles...

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  • Wed, 27 Dec 2017 Personal Information

    Cracking Smartphone PIN with Sensor Data

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    Cracking Smartphone PIN with Sensor Data

    Smartphone’s security PIN can be cracked by applying deep-learning algorithms on data collected...

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  • Tue, 26 Dec 2017 Personal Information

    Nissan Data Breach Exposes 1.1 Million Customers

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    Nissan Data Breach Exposes 1.1 Million Customers

    In mid-December, Japanese automobile manufacturer Nissan’s Canadian branch suffered a breach that exposed the personal data...

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  • Fri, 22 Dec 2017 Malware

    Cryptocurrency Miner Targets Chrome Desktop Users

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    Cryptocurrency Miner Targets Chrome Desktop Users

    Google Chrome desktop users are vulnerable to an ongoing campaign that spread a Monero miner via Facebook Messenger...

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  • Thu, 21 Dec 2017 Malware

    Catelites Malware Targets Users of 2,200 Banking Apps

    Catelites Malware Targets Users of 2,200 Banking Apps

    A mobile banking malware dubbed Catelites Bot has been targeting Android users to steal credit card...

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  • Wed, 20 Dec 2017 Malware

    Facebook and Microsoft Mitigate Against N. Korean Threats

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    Facebook and Microsoft Mitigate Against N. Korean Threats

    Facebook and Microsoft had mitigated against North Korean cyber threats by removing accounts related to the North Korea-linked Lazarus hacker group...

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  • Mon, 18 Dec 2017 Malware

    Singapore "Lucky" to Escape Global Malware Attacks

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    Singapore

    Singapore Cyber Security Agency (CSA) chief executive David Koh said in an interview that Singapore was "lucky" to have escaped global malware attacks...

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  • Fri, 15 Dec 2017 Hacking

    Christmas Smart Toys Are Vulnerable to Hacking

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    Christmas Smart Toys Are Vulnerable to Hacking

    Researchers found that some popular Christmas toys with unsecured Wi-Fi or Bluetooth connections...

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  • Thu, 14 Dec 2017 Personal Information

    Password-Stealing Apps Found On Google Play Store

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    Password-Stealing Apps Found On Google Play Store

    Researchers discovered at least 85 applications in Google Play Store designed to steal credentials from users...

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  • Wed, 13 Dec 2017 White Hat

    MINDEF Bug Bounty Programme

    MINDEF Bug Bounty Programme

    Singapore MINDEF will be inviting about 300 white hats to hunt for vulnerabilities in its Internet-facing systems...

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  • Tue, 12 Dec 2017 Hacking

    New Hacker Group Robs US & Russian Banks

    New Hacker Group Robs US & Russian Banks

    Researchers have identified a new Russian-speaking hacker group dubbed MoneyTaker that robbed US$10 million...

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  • Wed, 11 Dec 2017 Malware

    StrongPity2 Spyware Replaces FinFisher In New Campaign

    StrongPity2 Spyware Replaces FinFisher In New Campaign

    Researchers found that a new spyware dubbed StrongPity2 appears to have taken over FinFisher...

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  • Fri, 8 Dec 2017 Cyber Security Solutions

    Microsoft Patches Malware Protection Engine

    Microsoft Patches Malware Protection Engine

    Microsoft has released a patch to address a remote code execution flaw (CVE-2017-11937) in its Malware Protection Engine...

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  • Thu, 7 Dec 2017 Cyber Security Solutions

    Google Patches Critical Encryption Bug in Phones

    Google Patches Critical Encryption Bug in Phones

    Google has patched a critical encryption bug (CVE-2017-14907) discovered in unidentified Qualcomm components...

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  • Wed, 6 Dec 2017 Malware

    Satori Botnet Spreading on Port 37215 and 52869

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    Satori Botnet Spreading on Port 37215 and 52869

    Security researchers warned that a new botnet worm named Satori has been active on over 280,000 different IPs...

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  • Tue, 5 Dec 2017 Cyber Security Findings

    Singapore's Cyber Crimes Rising

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    Singapore's Cyber Crimes Rising

    Cyber crimes in Singapore has increased 46.4% in the first six months of 2017...

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  • Mon, 4 Dec 2017 Phishing

    Tricky PayPal Phishing Scam Comes From Official PayPal Email

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    Tricky PayPal Phishing Scam Comes From Official PayPal Email

    A recent PayPal phishing scam aims to steal not only the users’ login credentials, but also details of their address...

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  • Tue, 28 Nov 2017 Vulnerability

    Facebook Flaw Allows Unauthorised User to Delete Any Photo

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    Facebook Flaw Allows Unauthorised User to Delete Any Photo

    A researcher found a vulnerability in a new Facebook feature that could be exploited...

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  • Mon, 27 Nov 2017 Malware

    New Mirai Variant Spreading on Port 23, 2323

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    New Mirai Variant Spreading on Port 23, 2323

    A new Mirai variant is spreading rapidly after a proof-of-concept (POC) exploit code was published...

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  • Fri, 24 Nov 2017 Online Scams

    SingCERT Warns of Holiday Season Scams

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    SingCERT Warns of Holiday Season Scams

    SingCERT has issued an advisory warning the public of possible online scams...

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  • Wed, 22 Nov 2017 Cyber Security Solutions

    Intel Fixes Critical Bug in Widely-Used Chip

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    Intel Fixes Critical Bug in Widely-Used Chip

    Intel has released firmware updates to address vulnerabilities affecting devices using the 6th, 7th and 8th generation Intel Core processors...

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  • Mon, 20 Nov 2017 Personal Information

    Malaysia Telco Data Breach Traced to Oman

    Malaysia Telco Data Breach Traced to Oman

    Malaysian authorities investigating the data breach of 46 million telco users have traced the leak to an IP address in Oman...

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  • Thu, 16 Nov 2017 Malware

    Grabos Malware Infects 144 Android Apps

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    Grabos Malware Infects 144 Android Apps

    The Grabos malware has been found in 144 Android applications on Google Play Store...

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  • Wed, 15 Nov 2017 Personal Information

    Forever 21 May Have Suffered Data Breach

    Forever 21 May Have Suffered Data Breach

    US fashion retailer Forever 21 may have been breached after it was discovered that encryption solutions for point of sale...

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  • Tue, 14 Nov 2017 Phishing

    Tax Refund Phishing Scam in Malaysia Can Bypass 2FA System

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    Tax Refund Phishing Scam in Malaysia Can Bypass 2FA System

    Unknown attackers behind a tax refund phishing scam in Malaysia is spamming hundreds of thousands of Malaysian-owned email addresses...

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  • Wed, 8 Nov 2017 Personal Information

    Chinese Keyboard Manufacturer Allegedly Spies on Users

    Chinese Keyboard Manufacturer Allegedly Spies on Users

    Chinese keyboard manufacturer ManisTek allegedly spies on users via a keylogger built in its GK2 model by sending all entered information to a server...

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  • Tue, 7 Nov 2017 Personal Information

    2.7 Million Accounts Compromise in Second Verticalscope Breach

    2.7 Million Accounts Compromise in Second Verticalscope Breach

    Verticalscope, a Canadian firm that manages discussion forums, has been breached again. The hackers were able to access the account information...

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  • Mon, 6 Nov 2017 Phishing

    Ukraine Hit By Stealthy Phishing Attacks During Bad Rabbit Strike

    Ukraine Hit By Stealthy Phishing Attacks During Bad Rabbit Strike

    The head of the Ukrainian state cyber police said hackers launched phishing attacks in parallel with the recent Bad Rabbit ransomware strike...

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  • Fri, 3 Nov 2017 Malware

    Poisoning Google Search Results

    Poisoning Google Search Results

    Cyber criminals are using Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) to make their malicious links more prevalent in Google search results...

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  • Fri, 13 Oct 2017 Personal Information

    PDPC Fines Aviva for Data Breach

    PDPC Fines Aviva for Data Breach

    Singapore’s Personal Data Protection Commission (PDPC) has fined insurance company Aviva S$6,000...

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  • Thu, 12 Oct 2017 Phishing

    Fake ICA Website Phishes Visa, Passport Numbers

    Fake ICA Website Phishes Visa, Passport Numbers

    A fake ICA website, singaporeonline-epass[.]com, has been phishing for users' visa...

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  • Wed, 11 Oct 2017 ATMs

    New ATM Malware Can Empty ATMs

    New ATM Malware Can Empty ATMs

    A new family of ATM malware dubbed AMTii, which was first spotted in April 2017...

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  • Tue, 10 Oct 2017 Trojan

    OilRig Steps Up Attacks With New Trojans

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    OilRig Steps Up Attacks With New Trojans

    Threat group OilRig was observed to use new tools they developed called ISMAgent and ISMInjector...

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  • Fri, 6 Oct 2017 Phishing

    Singapore: New ICA Phishing Site Surfaces

    Singapore: New ICA Phishing Site Surfaces

    The Immigration and Checkpoints Authority of Singapore (ICA) filed a police report over a fake ICA website...

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  • Tue, 3 Oct 2017 Zero-Day Exploit

    Hackers Exploit Zero-Days on Three WordPress Plugins

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    Hackers Exploit Zero-Days on Three WordPress Plugins

    Hackers exploited zero-days affecting three WordPress plugins – Appointments, RegistrationMagic-Custom Registration Forms, and Flickr Gallery...

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  • Mon, 2 Oct 2017 Cyber Security Solutions

    Siemens Patches Vulnerable Ruggedcom Protocol

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    Siemens Patches Vulnerable Ruggedcom Protocol

    A serious bug in Siemens's Ruggedcom and Scalance switches could let an attacker carry out unauthorised administrative actions...

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  • Wed, 27 Sep 2017 ATMs

    ATM Cyber Attacks On the Rise

    ATM Cyber Attacks On the Rise

    Instead of physically hacking the machines, cyber criminals are increasingly targeting banks’ networks to steal cash from ATMs...

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  • Fri, 22 Sep 2017 Phishing

    Iranian Cyber Espionage Group Targets Aerospace and Energy Sectors

    Iranian Cyber Espionage Group Targets Aerospace and Energy Sectors

    Cyber espionage group APT33, which is linked to the Iranian government, has been targeting aerospace and energy organisations...

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  • Thu, 21 Sep 2017 Ransomware

    Fake Herbalife Emails Deliver Locky Ransomware

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    Fake Herbalife Emails Deliver Locky Ransomware

    Unknown attackers masquerading as global nutrition company Herbalife have been spreading fake emails...

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  • Fri, 15 Sep 2017 Ransomware

    Attack on Singapore Public Agency by State-Sponsored Group

    Attack on Singapore Public Agency by State-Sponsored Group

    An inaugural report published by the Cyber Security Agency of Singapore revealed that a cyber attack...

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  • Fri, 15 Sep 2017 Hacking

    Fitbit Devices Found Vulnerable to Hacking

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    Fitbit Devices Found Vulnerable to Hacking

    Recent studies show that Fitbit devices are vulnerable to hacking...

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  • Thu, 14 Sep 2017 Malware

    More BankBot Apps Sneak Into Google Play

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    More BankBot Apps Sneak Into Google Play

    Applications laced with the BankBot malware have been surfacing in Google Play despite efforts to clamp down...

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  • Thu, 14 Sep 2017 Malware

    Malicious Plugin Installs Backdoor in 200,000 WordPress Sites

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    Malicious Plugin Installs Backdoor in 200,000 WordPress Sites

    A WordPress plugin named "Display Widgets" has been used to install a backdoor on more than 200,000 WordPress sites...

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  • Tue, 12 Sep 2017 Vulnerability

    Malware Evades Detection Using New WSL Technique

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    Malware Evades Detection Using New WSL Technique

    A new technique that leverages a new Windows 10 feature named Subsystem for Linux (WSL) allows any known malware to evade detection...

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  • Wed, 6 Sep 2017 Personal Information

    6 Million Instagram Users' Info On Sale In Darknet

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    6 Million Instagram Users' Info On Sale In Darknet

    Instagram has warned that the API hack that affected high-profile users may be more extensive than expected...

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  • Mon, 4 Sep 2017 Personal Information

    Over 4 Million Time Warner Cable Records Exposed

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    Over 4 Million Time Warner Cable Records Exposed

    Over four million records of users of Time Warner Cable’s MyTWC app were found unsecured on an Amazon server...

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  • Tue, 29 Aug 2017 Vulnerability

    SAP Point-of-Sale Systems Allow Hackers to Buy Things at $1

    SAP Point-of-Sale Systems Allow Hackers to Buy Things at $1

    Researchers found that SAP's point-of-sale (POS) systems do not authenticate or check internal commands...

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  • Mon, 28 Aug 2017 Cyber Security Solutions

    Vaccine Against Mirai

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    Vaccine Against Mirai

    Researchers have create a white worm from the Mirai source code that can defend Internet-of-Things (IoT) from being compromised...

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  • Fri, 18 Aug 2017 Cyber Security Findings

    300% Jump in User Account Compromises

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    300% Jump in User Account Compromises

    Researchers observed a 300% increase in user account compromises since 2016 brought about by weak passwords...

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  • Mon, 14 Aug 2017 Hacking

    HBO Hackers Reject Bug Bounty

    HBO Hackers Reject Bug Bounty

    Hackers have rejected HBO’s US$250,000 "bug bounty" and continued to leak information on popular HBO shows...

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  • Tue, 8 Aug 2017 Ransomware

    New Cerber Ransomware Variant Steals Bitcoin Wallets, Passwords

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    New Cerber Ransomware Variant Steals Bitcoin Wallets, Passwords

    A new Cerber variant has been modified to steal Bitcoin wallets and passwords before encrypting victims’ files and demanding ransom...

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  • Fri, 28 Jul 2017 Cyber Security Findings

    A New Espionage Tool in Development

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    A New Espionage Tool in Development

    Researchers discovered a new spyware in development known as Rurktar...

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  • Fri, 21 Jul 2017 Cyber Attacks

    Police Shuts Down Two Dark Web Marketplaces

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    Police Shuts Down Two Dark Web Marketplaces

    The US and Netherlands police have shut down AlphaBay and Hansa Market, two of the top three criminal marketplaces...

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  • Fri, 21 Jul 2017 Cyber Attacks

    Trickbot Targeting US Financial Institutions

    Trickbot Targeting US Financial Institutions

    Researchers discovered that the Necurs botnet, one of the largest spam botnets in the world, is delivering the Trickbot...

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  • Wed, 28 Jun 2017 Ransomware

    New 'NotPetya' Ransomware Goes Global

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    New 'NotPetya' Ransomware Goes Global

    There are early signs of a new global ransomware attack after more than 2,000 computers...

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  • Wed, 28 Jun 2017 Ransomware

    VirusTotal Detects New Shifr RaaS Samples

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    VirusTotal Detects New Shifr RaaS Samples

    The new Shifr Ransomware-as-a-Service (RaaS) portal has drawn the attention of several anti-virus vendors...

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  • Wed, 28 Jun 2017 Personal Information

    Radio Service's Database Traded On Dark Web

    Radio Service's Database Traded On Dark Web

    More than 18 million user accounts of internet radio service 8tracks are being traded...

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  • Wed, 28 Jun 2017 Cyber Security Findings

    Mobile Ransomware Spiked In Q1 2017

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    Mobile Ransomware Spiked In Q1 2017

    Mobile ransomware attacks increased sharply in the first quarter of 2017...

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  • Wed, 28 Jun 2017 Cyber Security Findings

    Deloitte: Oil Firms Remain Vulnerable to Attacks

    Deloitte: Oil Firms Remain Vulnerable to Attacks

    A Deloitte report released on Monday shows that three out of four oil and natural gas companies fell victim to at least one cyber attack...

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  • Mon, 29 May 2017 Phishing

    'Tainted Leaks': Russia-Linked Phishing and Disinformation

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    'Tainted Leaks': Russia-Linked Phishing and Disinformation

    Russia-linked actors are pilfering data through phishing campaigns and then releasing falsified documents...

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  • Mon, 29 May 2017 Personal Information

    Hackers Stole Restaurants' Payment Data

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    Hackers Stole Restaurants' Payment Data

    A malware pilfered Chipotle customers' credit card data in a data breach...

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  • Mon, 29 May 2017 Ransomware

    Chinese WannaCry Ransom Note Could Be Original Note

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    Chinese WannaCry Ransom Note Could Be Original Note

    The Simplified and Traditional Chinese versions of WannaCry's ransom note contained more details and colloquialisms...

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  • Mon, 29 May 2017 Cyber Security Solutions

    EsteemAudit Gets Windows XP, Server 2003 Patch

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    EsteemAudit Gets Windows XP, Server 2003 Patch

    US cyber security firm enSilo has released a patch for Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 to protect users from attacks leveraging on EsteemAudit...

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  • Mon, 29 May 2017 Malware

    Judy Malware Spreads Via More Than 40 Apps

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    Judy Malware Spreads Via More Than 40 Apps

    The Judy malware campaign has been spreading via more than 40 applications on Google Play Store...

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  • Fri, 26 May 2017 Malware

    EternalRocks Shuts Down

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    EternalRocks Shuts Down

    The developer of the EternalRocks Server Messaging Block (SMB) worm has shut down his operation...

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  • Fri, 26 May 2017 Trojan

    Mutating Qakbot Malware Targets Enterprise Networks

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    Mutating Qakbot Malware Targets Enterprise Networks

    The information stealing, self-propagating Trojan, Qakbot, has been targeting businesses...

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  • Fri, 26 May 2017 Vulnerability

    Two Android User Features Leave Millions At Risk

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    Two Android User Features Leave Millions At Risk

    Two user features in the Android system, "system alert window" and "bind accessibility service" can be used...

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  • Fri, 26 May 2017 Vulnerability

    Twitter Bug Allows Attacker to Tweet From Any Account

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    Twitter Bug Allows Attacker to Tweet From Any Account

    A bug in Twitter's ad platform, ads.twitter.com, allows a hacker to tweet as any user...

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  • Fri, 26 May 2017 Cyber Security Guide

    Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE)

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    Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE)

    CVE is a catalogue of known security threats for publicly released software...

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  • Wed, 3 May 2017 Vulnerability

    Backdoor Flaw Found In Hundreds Of Android Apps

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    Backdoor Flaw Found In Hundreds Of Android Apps

    A recent study found that hundreds of Android apps that help users connect to PCs via Wi-Fi...

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  • Wed, 3 May 2017 Hacking

    OurMine Hacks Unity Game Engine Forum

    OurMine Hacks Unity Game Engine Forum

    The OurMine hacker group defaced the official forum of the Unity cross-platform game engine...

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  • Wed, 3 May 2017 Trojan

    TrickBot Trojan Now Targets Private Banking

    TrickBot Trojan Now Targets Private Banking

    A new wave of attacks powered by the TrickBot banking Trojan is targeting private banks and investment firms...

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  • Wed, 3 May 2017 Vulnerability

    Intel Issues Patch for Remote Code Execution Bug in Chips

    Intel Issues Patch for Remote Code Execution Bug in Chips

    Intel has issued a security advisory on a critical flaw that has affected its processors for almost a decade...

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  • Wed, 3 May 2017 Cyber Security Findings

    Cyber Criminals Breached Over 1 Billion Accounts in 2016

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    Cyber Criminals Breached Over 1 Billion Accounts in 2016

    An Internet security threat report revealed that data breaches in 2016 exposed 1.1 billion identities...

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  • Wed, 19 Apr 2017 Trojan

    Google App Store Security Scan Bypassed By Cyber Criminals

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    Google App Store Security Scan Bypassed By Cyber Criminals

    Google security scan was persistently bypassed by cyber criminals to upload the BankBot Trojan...

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  • Wed, 19 Apr 2017 Spam

    Spam Emails Spreading Java-Based RATs

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    Spam Emails Spreading Java-Based RATs

    An ongoing spam email campaign delivers Java-based remote access tools (jRATs) to fully compromise US tax filers' devices...

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  • Wed, 19 Apr 2017 Phishing

    Widely Used Browsers Vulnerable to Undetectable Phishing Attacks

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    Widely Used Browsers Vulnerable to Undetectable Phishing Attacks

    Widely used browsers such as Chrome, Firefox, and Opera are vulnerable to phishing attacks that leverage on a type of homograph attack...

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  • Wed, 19 Apr 2017 Malware

    Mirai Threatened By New Botnet

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    Mirai Threatened By New Botnet

    An Internet-of-things (IoT) malware known as Hajime has been spreading unabated...

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