Thursday, November 15, 2018
Computer Security News

Computer Security News

Google-Plus-Breach

Massive Security Breach Affected the Private Data of 500,000 Google Plus Users

A massive security breach exposed the private data of over 500,000 of Google Plus users to third-party developers.Due to the data exposure, Google is going to shut down the social media...
Facebook-Attack

Cyber Attack Exposed Personal Data of 50 Million Facebook Accounts

Facebook reported that a recent cyber attack has exposed personal information of 50 million accounts.The social network team revealed that hackers have exploited a vulnerability in the “View As” feature which...
Adwind-Campaign

New Adwind Campaign Targets Windows, Linux, and macOS

Experts from ReversingLabs and Cisco Talos have registered a new Adwind campaign aimed at Windows, Linux, and macOS systems.The samples used in the recent spam campaign are Adwind 3.0 Trojan (RAT),...
Peecaboo-vulnerability

Hundreds of IoT Cameras Impacted by Critical Vulnerability

Due to a critical vulnerability in NUUO software, hackers could remotely view video feeds and tamper with the recordings of hundreds of thousands of IoT cameras.According to security experts at Tenable,...
British-Airlines-Data-Breach

Hackers Behind the British Airways Data Breach Revealed

Security experts at RiskIQ reported that the hackers behind the recent British Airways data breach is the MageCart crime gang.MageCart has been active since at least 2015 and managed to compromise...
Loki-Bot-Campaign

New Loki Bot Campaign Attacks Corporate Mailboxes

Kaspersky Lab security researchers reported that they have found a new spam campaign which attacks corporate mailboxes by using the Loki Bot malware.According to the experts, the developers of Loki Bot...
Atlas-Quantum-Cryptocurrency-Platform

Cyber Criminals Hacked Atlas Quantum Cryptocurrency Platform

The Cryptocurrency Platform Atlas Quantum was hacked by cyber criminals last Sunday. The security breach impacted more than 260k users.The hackers managed to steal customer names, phone numbers, and email...
FlawedAmmyy RAT

Malspam Campaign Uses Microsoft Publisher Files to Attack Banks

Trustwave security experts have registered an unusual malspam campaign attacking banks with the FlawedAmmyy RAT.What is interesting about this campaign is the use of Microsoft Office Publisher files to infect victims’...
Google-Location-History

Google Can Track Users Even When Their Location History is Disabled

Associated Press reported that a number of Google services on both Android and iPhone keep users' location data even if their “Location History” is disabled.After users disable the “Location History” from...
Ramnit-Black-Botnet

Ramnit Operators Contribute in Creating the Black Proxy Botnet

Checkpoint security experts reported that they found a massive proxy botnet, tracked as “Black” botnet, created by Ramnit developers.Ramnit was first registered in 2010 and it is currently known as one...