Following a hack that resulted in leaking online about 808,000 email addresses and over 1.8 million usernames and passwords, a social network website in Germany received a fine of EUR 20,000 from the Baden-Württemberg Data Protection Office.
A mobile spyware that turned into a banking trojan with ransomware capabilities managed to launch over 70,000 attacks in the course of just three months.
A ransomware that has been distributed since the summer of 2018 has started to pick up steam in the latest variant. This new variant is currently being called Zorro Ransomware, but has also been called Aurora Ransomware in the past.
The US Postal Service ignored for more than a year an authentication oversight that exposed the account details of 60 million users to anyone that logged into the web service.
With the shopping season underway, cybercriminals are making efforts to capitalize from key holidays and users' craze for Black Friday and Cyber Monday discounts.
This new update to Microsoft's modernized Skype 8 brings Split View which allows you to simultaneously open multiple Skype chats. It's a pretty useful feature if you'd like to chat with multiple people at the same time.
When Dropbox hired a security firm to perform a Red Team cyber attack simulation on their services, little did they know that they would discover zero day vulnerabilities in Apple products that could affect much more than Dropbox.
Today, Microsoft announced a big update for Microsoft Launcher and the build is currently rolling out to beta testers. The updated Microsoft Launcher includes a host of new features, improvements and refinements.
The authentication process via German ID cards with RFID chips to certain web services can be manipulated to allow identity spoofing and changing the date of birth.
In Firefox 65, Mozilla is overhauling how users can configure the Content Blocking settings. With this version, the previously confusing configuration is replaced by three different modes that a user can select that offer varying degrees of blocking and customization.
If you received a strange email from Amazon stating that they may have disclosed your email address due to a technical error, you are not alone. It seems a web site issue caused some user's email addresses to be disclosed and has since been resolved.
Adobe released a security update yesterday that resolves a critical vulnerability in Flash Player that could allow malicious sites to execute code on your computer.
Cybercriminals in the web-skimming business sabotage their competition by poisoning the payment data they exfiltrate from online stores. The losing party causing them to end up with a big fat nothing and a ruined reputation on underground forums.
After a short break, Emotet malware has been observed concealed in documents delivered through emails that pretended to be from financial institutions or disguised as Thanksgiving-themed greetings for employees.
Vulnerabilities were recently discovered in the popular AMP for WP plugin that allows any registered user to perform administrative actions on a WordPress site. It has now been discovered that an active XSS attack is underway that targets these same vulnerabilities to install backdoors and create rogue admin accounts.
In April, Microsoft announced their support for the WebAuthn standard that would bring password-less online authentication to Microsoft Edge. Today Microsoft has enabled this feature & Windows 10 users can now use Edge to perform password-less logins to their Microsoft account with a FIDO2 compatible security key.
Just in time for the holidays, if your looking to fill your time watching movies such as Hackers, the Rocky series, and Terminator, you can do so for free on YouTube.
Advanced threat group Sofacy delivers a new malware sample dubbed Cannon in a spear-phishing attack that targets government organizations in North America, Europe and in a former Soviet state.
A new tip was spreading around Twitter today that blew my mind and a lot of others; simply pressing and holding any key on the keyboard allows you to easily move the text cursor around like a mouse.
At least a dozen mobile apps with no legitimate functionality made it into Google Play and have been installed over half a million times. They would silently install another app and trick the user into approving its installation.