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Cybercriminals Use 'COVID-19' as Discount Codes to Buy Malware screenshot

Cybercriminals Use 'COVID-19' as Discount Codes to Buy Malware

The coronavirus pandemic has been described as one of the biggest challenges humankind has faced over the last few decades, and if you think that this is an exaggeration, you need to think again. As of the time of... Read more

March 20, 2020
Sporting Goods Retailer Decathlon Leaked 123 Million Records, Including Passwords screenshot

Sporting Goods Retailer Decathlon Leaked 123 Million Records, Including Passwords

French sporting goods retail chain Decathlon has landed in hot water recently, as it came to light that it has leaked a whopping 123 million records of both customers and employees due to a misconfigured database.... Read more

March 19, 2020
Trickbot Malware Has New Tricks up Its Sleeve: Coronavirus-Themed Samples Fool Security Products and Target Telecommunication Companies screenshot

Trickbot Malware Has New Tricks up Its Sleeve: Coronavirus-Themed Samples Fool Security Products and Target Telecommunication Companies

Back in 2016, Trickbot started its life as a humble banking trojan, but it quickly became apparent that it was a lot more than that. Right now, close to four years later, it's probably safe to say that it's the most... Read more

March 19, 2020
Hackers Are Actively Attacking Healthcare Institutions Amidst the COVID-19 Outbreak screenshot

Hackers Are Actively Attacking Healthcare Institutions Amidst the COVID-19 Outbreak

Sometimes, it's easy to forget that cyberattacks are launched by fellow human beings, doubly more so when you read about criminals that are hacking into hospitals' IT systems in the middle of a global pandemic.... Read more

March 19, 2020
Cybercrooks Taking Advantage of the Global Pandemic to Profit from Coronavirus Malware screenshot

Cybercrooks Taking Advantage of the Global Pandemic to Profit from Coronavirus Malware

With the World Health Organization officially declaring the COVID-19 infection a pandemic, more and more countries around the world are taking extra measures to contain the spreading of the virus. In this time of... Read more

March 17, 2020
Was Your Vimeo Account Frozen? Here's Why screenshot

Was Your Vimeo Account Frozen? Here's Why

It's safe to say that individuals should be responsible for their own security and should bear the consequences when they don't take this task seriously enough. Nevertheless, online service providers that take... Read more

March 17, 2020
Microsoft Launches a Real-Time Coronavirus Tracker screenshot

Microsoft Launches a Real-Time Coronavirus Tracker

The COVID-19 pandemic is undoubtedly the most talked about news event at the moment, and it will likely remain that way for the foreseeable future. The novel coronavirus has already cost the lives of thousands of... Read more

March 17, 2020
Schemers Are Selling Fake Coronavirus Kits, Scamming Johns Hopkins' Patients, Impersonating WHO Officials screenshot

Schemers Are Selling Fake Coronavirus Kits, Scamming Johns Hopkins' Patients, Impersonating WHO Officials

Last week, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the COVID-19 outbreak a pandemic, which was always going to put some of us in a state of panic. It's fair to say, however, that by then, people were already... Read more

March 17, 2020
All Clearview AI's Customers Privacy Has Been Exposed in Data Breach screenshot

All Clearview AI's Customers Privacy Has Been Exposed in Data Breach

By this point in time, news of data breaches have well and truly lost their novelty. They fall оutside of most people's purview and the engaged internet users that actually care about such news now usually just shrug... Read more

March 17, 2020
Microsoft Claims That 99.9% of All Account Hacks Can Be Prevented by Adding MFA screenshot

Microsoft Claims That 99.9% of All Account Hacks Can Be Prevented by Adding MFA

Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) or Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) is not (and will never be) perfect. Motivated cybercriminals have already developed a variety of different tools and techniques that help them... Read more

March 16, 2020
Whisper, a Social Media App That Promises Anonymity, Exposes 900 Million User Records screenshot

Whisper, a Social Media App That Promises Anonymity, Exposes 900 Million User Records

The difference between Whisper and more conventional social media platforms like Facebook or Twitter is that you don't need to enter any personal information in order to use it. Instead, you just pick a username,... Read more

March 13, 2020
Cybercriminals Distribute the AZORult Information Stealer With the Help of a Coronavirus Map screenshot

Cybercriminals Distribute the AZORult Information Stealer With the Help of a Coronavirus Map

You'd think that in the age of the internet, the distribution of truthful information, especially regarding events with worldwide impact, would be reliable and quick, but the reality is quite a bit different. Take the... Read more

March 11, 2020
Report Shows That New Account Fraud Has Gone up 28% in 2019 screenshot

Report Shows That New Account Fraud Has Gone up 28% in 2019

The significance of IT and the Internet for our day to day life can hardly be understated. It has grown exponentially during the past two decades and doesn’t seem like its importance will wane any time soon.... Read more

March 10, 2020
A Parts Supplier for Tesla, SpaceX, and Lockheed Martin Has Suffered a Data Breach screenshot

A Parts Supplier for Tesla, SpaceX, and Lockheed Martin Has Suffered a Data Breach

After requests for comment from TechCrunch, Visser Precision, a Denver, Colorado-based manufacturer of parts for a variety of different industries, confirmed that it had suffered a cyberattack. For reasons that remain... Read more

March 5, 2020
A New Study Shows That Spyware Attacks Have Increased by 40% in 2019 screenshot

A New Study Shows That Spyware Attacks Have Increased by 40% in 2019

The number of users infected with stalkerware went up by approximately 40% during 2019, Russian anti-malware specialists at Kaspersky claim. But what does that mean? We live in an interesting time when the very... Read more

February 28, 2020
The Data of 80,000 Transavia Passengers Was Breached in a Cyberattack screenshot

The Data of 80,000 Transavia Passengers Was Breached in a Cyberattack

If you think about the procedures you go through when you're organizing even mundane activities like air travel, you might suddenly realize how often you need to hand over your data and how little you know about what... Read more

February 27, 2020
Remine Shared Private Keys and Passwords Carelessly, and This Could Have Led to a Massive Data Breach screenshot

Remine Shared Private Keys and Passwords Carelessly, and This Could Have Led to a Massive Data Breach

Security researchers have probably grown pretty tired of discovering and reporting databases that contain large volumes of sensitive information and can be accessed from anywhere without requiring authentication. It's... Read more

February 26, 2020
Cybercrooks Employ Google Forms to Extract Login Credentials From Unsuspecting Office 365 Users screenshot

Cybercrooks Employ Google Forms to Extract Login Credentials From Unsuspecting Office 365 Users

Barring a few exceptions, attacking an organization has the potential to be much more profitable than attacking a home user. Business enterprises have a lot more to lose. They process company and customer data that... Read more

February 26, 2020