Monthly Archives: January 2017

Latest Dridex Trojan variant uses new tactic to bypass Windows UAC

A new variant of the Dridex Trojan recently observed is leveraging a new tactic to bypass the…

Uber pays $9,000 bug bounty payoff for partner firm’s vulnerability

A security expert discovered a flaw in a ransomware protection service that opened Uber service, and many…

Sage 2.0 ransomware is spreading and demands a $2,000 ransom

A newly observed spam campaign is spreading a ransomware variant known as Sage 2.0 that is demanding…

A flaw in the Cisco WebEx Extension allows Remote Code Execution

Tavis Ormandy, a security expert at Google Project Zero, has discovered a critical remote code execution vulnerability in…

Western Union agreed to pay $586 Million to settle fraud charges

The money transfer leader company Western Union has agreed to forfeit $586 million  to settle fraud charges and admitted it facilitated…

Necurs botnet is back and has started delivering Locky ransomware

Cisco Security Team has noticed traces of traffic from the dormant Necurs botnet and they are warning…

The Carbanak gang is with a new modus operandi, Google services as C&C

The infamous Carbanak cybercrime gang is back and is leveraging Google services for command-and-control of its malicious…

How to remain anonymous online

“Someone’s watching you!” – it’s more true today than it’s ever been, when your every movement isn’t…

New campaign leverages RIG Exploit kit to deliver the Cerber Ransomware

Experts from Heimdal Security warned of a spike in cyber attacks leveraging the popular RIG Exploit kit…

Shadow Brokers exits releasing another arsenal of tools to hack Windows

The ShadowBrokers hacking group that broke into the NSA arsenal and stole its hacking tools is signing…

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