Saturday, May 12, 2018
Qrypter-RAT-Trojan

Qrypter RAT Trojan Infected Hundreds Organizations Worldwide

Qrypter RAT trojan infected 243 organizations worldwide last month. Currently, the popularity of the trojan keeps increasing.The Qrypter RAT (aka Qarallax, Quaverse, QRAT, and Qontroller) is a brand new strain of...
Microsoft-critical -vulnerabilities

Over Dozen Critical Vulnerabilities Patched by Microsoft

Yesterday, Microsoft released its latest security patch which fixed a total of 75 flaws, including more than a dozen critical vulnerabilities affecting the Internet Explorer and Edge web browsers.This month, the...
MuddyWater-campaign

Researchers Link Cyber Espionage Attacks to MuddyWater Campaign

Security researchers at Trend Micro link recent cyber espionage attacks against organizations in Pakistan, Turkey, and Tajikistan to older MuddyWater campaigns.The MuddyWater campaigns managed to make a great confusion before, making...
routers-attack

Intelligent Hackers Attack Middle East and Africa via Routers

Kaspersky Lab security experts alerted of a cyber espionage group whose members have been attacking users in the Middle East and Africa via their routers. According to the researchers, this espionage...
Dofoil-Attack

Massive Dofoil Attack Hits Microsoft

A couple of days ago, Windows Defender blocked more than 80,000 instances of several new variants of the Dofoil (aka Smoke Loader) downloader. After detecting abnormal behavior, the Microsoft's Defender managed...
CDOT-ransomware-attack

CDOT Shuts Down Computers Again Due to Ransomware Infection

Colorado Department of Transportation Agency shuts down 2,000 computers due to a ransomware infection.SamSam ransomware hit the computers at the CDOT for the second time in two weeks. Unfortunately, the second...
Mobile-Networks-attacks

New Attacks Against 4G LTE Mobile Networks Registered

Security experts have registered 10 new malware attacks against the 4G LTE protocol, which could allow adversaries snoop on messages, deny service, and track users' location.The researchers' whitepaper reveals some information...
Crypto-Currencies

Mobile Malware Targets Crypto-Currencies

IBM security researchers reported that mobile banking trojans are targeting crypto-currencies to steal the victims’ funds.Due to the massive jump in the crypto-currencies value during the past year, the malware attacks...
Spectre-vulnerability

Windows Users Receive Microcode Updates to Patch the Spectre Vulnerability

Yesterday, Microsoft reported that Windows users will receive the microcode updates released by Intel to patch the Spectre flaw.Thanks to the Meltdown and Spectre attacks, the malicious applications can bypass memory...
WordPress-websites

ionCube Malware Infected Numerous Websites

SiteLock security experts have found that hundreds of websites based on WordPress, Joomla and CodeIgniter got infected by the ionCube malware.The ionCube malware is an encoding technology used for protecting PHP...