Category: Cyber Security

CVE-2024-21410

Nexperia Hacked: Chipmaker Scrambles After Data Breach

Nexperia, a prominent Dutch semiconductor manufacturer under the management of the Chinese company Wingtech, recently experienced a serious cyberattack. According to an official statement from the company, unauthorized access to its information systems was...

Lazarus Group

“Firebird” Creators Face Justice: Global Takedown

In a collaborative operation that began in 2020, the Australian Federal Police (AFP) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) have arrested two individuals suspected of developing and distributing the malicious software initially named...

eXotic Visit Campaign

India & Pakistan Hit: eXotic Visit Campaign Exposed

ESET reports on a new malicious campaign targeting users in South Asia, initiated in November 2021 and disseminating malware through specialized websites and the Google Play Store. The infected applications, while providing legitimate functionalities,...

RUBYCARP

RUBYCARP: Romanian Hackers Target Businesses

A cybercriminal group from Romania, known under the codename “RUBYCARP,” is exploiting known vulnerabilities and brute force methods to breach corporate networks and servers for financial gain, according to a recent report by Sysdig....

Pegasus spyware Jordan

CVS Group Hit by Major Cyber Attack

CVS Group, the proprietor of one of the largest networks of veterinary clinics in the United Kingdom, has reported a grave “cyber incident” that has significantly disrupted operations across its national branches. The incident...

fraudulent pop-up ads

Fake NFT Ads: Hacked Sites Steal Crypto

The MalwareHunterTeam has reported that nearly 2,000 compromised WordPress sites are being used to display fraudulent pop-up ads offering NFT deals and cryptocurrency discounts. This campaign aims to deceitfully prompt visitors to connect their...

Silent Threat: Malware-Initiated Scans

Silent Threat: Malware-Initiated Scans

Experts at Palo Alto Networks have discovered that cybercriminals are increasingly resorting to so-called “scanning attacks,” initiated by malicious software, to detect vulnerabilities within target networks. Intriguingly, a significant majority of such attacks originate...

Byakugan malware

New Adobe Scam Unleashes Byakugan Malware

Cybersecurity experts are alerting to a new wave of attacks targeting Portuguese-speaking countries using fake Adobe Reader installers to disseminate a multifunctional malware known as Byakugan. The attack commences with a PDF file that,...