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GTPDOOR backdoor

New Linux Threat: GTPDOOR Backdoor Spies on Networks

Researchers have unveiled a novel menace targeting telecommunications networks: the cunning Linux-based backdoor, GTPDOOR, exploiting GPRS protocol vulnerabilities to clandestinely monitor infected devices. This malevolent software, linked to the notorious hacking collective LightBasin previously...

Silver SAML Attack

Silver SAML: New Attack Bypasses Identity Defenses

Semperis has unveiled a novel attack technique named Silver SAML, capable of circumventing protection in identification systems. Silver SAML enables the utilization of SAML to initiate attacks from the identity provider’s side (such as...

GitHub malicious campaign

GitHub Under Attack: 100,000+ Fake Repositories Spreading Malware

Researchers at Apiiro investigated a widespread campaign of attacks on the GitHub platform using malicious repositories. The experts identified over 100,000 counterfeit repositories, mimicking popular open-source projects to disseminate malware. The number of such...

Bifrost malware

Bifrost Trojan Targets Linux with VMware Deception

A new Linux version of the Bifrost remote access trojan has emerged, employing a suite of novel camouflage techniques. Among its primary tools is a deceptive domain, mimicking the legitimate VMware. First identified two...

DirectSR

DirectSR Unveiled: Faster, Sharper Gaming on Windows

Before the commencement of GDC 2024, Microsoft announced its collaboration with NVIDIA, AMD, and Intel. Through an API resource known as DirectSR, the initiative aims to enhance the resolution and performance of games on...

Apple Watch Ultra micro LED

Apple Watch Ultra with micro LED screen may be cancelled

In 2022, Apple unveiled the Apple Watch Ultra, which, compared to the Apple Watch Series 8, is more robust and offers exclusive features tailored for professionals. Subsequently, there were rumors about the development of...

Exynos Galaxy S Series

Samsung Doubles Down on Exynos: All-In for Galaxy S Series

In 2022, Qualcomm and Samsung forged a new partnership, inaugurating an agreement from 2023 to significantly expand the scope of Snapdragon’s deployment across Samsung’s future premium Galaxy line-ups. This collaboration extends beyond smartphones to...

Anycubic 3D printers vulnerability

Security Alert: Anycubic Printers Vulnerable to Hackers

Information has surfaced online that internet-connected 3D printers by Anycubic have been hacked to alert users to a critical vulnerability within the devices. The hacker added a file named “hacked_machine_readme.gcode,” which typically contains instructions...

Chinese cyber-espionage

UnitedHealth Attack: Hospitals Lose Millions Per Day

Last week, a cyberattack on a UnitedHealth Group division disrupted medication distribution and insurance processes in pharmacies across the United States, causing significant challenges for healthcare workers. Experts warn that the incident could lead...

Pegasus spyware Jordan

“The A-Team”: Foreign Spies Target Australia

In Australia, the threat of espionage and foreign interference has escalated to unprecedented levels, warns Mike Burgess, the Director-General of the Australian Security Intelligence Organisation (ASIO). He expressed his concern that an increasing number...