Tuesday, December 19, 2017
money stealing trojan

Adult Websites Spread Android Banking Trojan

The so called Android Marcher Trojan has been using pornographic websites to make users download a malicious file, disguised as an application on the Google Play store, which steals their financial...
bitcoin

Malicious Chrome Extension Steals Users’ Bitcoins

Bitstamp, the Slovenian Bitcoin exchange portal, is warning Google Chrome users that an extension is stealing their Bitcoin when making a transfer.This is a Chrome extension, called "BitcoinWisdom Ads Remover", which...
ransomware share

Top 3 Ransomware Families: CryptoWall, Locky and TeslaCrypt

A US cyber-security firm Fortinet reported that today's top ransomware families are CryptoWall, Locky, and TeslaCrypt.The security company collected the data using its Intrusion Prevention System (IPS) system. The experts logged...
sms exploit

Exploit for Mobile Modems can Compromise SMS and HTTP

The security tester Timur Yunusov has found critical vulnerabilities in routers and 3G and 4G modems from Gemtek, ZTE, Huawei and Quanta. Due to these flaws, cyber criminals could fully compromise...
Tor browser

New Techniques For Fingerprinting Tor Browser Users

Usually, PC users who want to remain anonymous online use Tor Browser. However, despite the fact that this browser hides users' IP addresses, cyber criminals have found some methods to identify...
malware attacks au banks

Four Australian Banks’ Two-factor SMS Codes Stolen by Malware

Australian largest banks are the main target of an Android attack which steals banking details and thwarts two-factor authentication security.The customers of National Australia Bank, ANZ Bank, Commonwealth Bank and Westpac...
burrp.com hacked

Burrp.com Compromised, Serves Teslacrypt Ransomware

It is a common fact that hackers often use exploit kits to locate vulnerabilities in the systems and infect users with malware.What an exploit kit does is to open a medium...
locky ransomware surge

Big Surge in Locky Ransomware Distribution

Locky is known as the new ransomware family which appeared a few weeks ago and already made a progress in its activity.According to security researchers, Locky has turned into a commonly...
ransomware trend

Report: New Ransomware Attacks Will Become Common in 2016

Based on the severe ransomware attacks lately, the Institute for Critical Infrastructure Technology (ICIT) warns users that ransomware threats will probably escalate this year.The ICIT report shows that 2016 will be...
ransomware growth

Crypto-ransomware Counts 83 per cent of Overall Ransomware

Cyber criminals have been overtaking Australia with Crypto-ransomware during the past few months.According to researchers' security roundup report, Crypto-ransomware increased to 83% of overall ransomware use in 2015. The same report...