Ransomware Attack On Major European Bookseller

  Recently a ransomware attack targeted a leading book supplier software, the attack interrupted regular functions of thousands of bookstores in Europe including France, Belgium, and the Netherlands. The data stolen may have included not only personally identifiable information but also payment details.  The ransomware group targeted TiteLive, a French company that provides cloud-based software […]

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Hackers Steal Data of 40,000 Patients From a Kidney Hospital in Thailand

On Wednesday, Thirachai Chantharotsiri, director of Bhumirajanagarindra Kidney Institute Hospital lodged a complaint that the personal information of over 40,000 patients has been stolen by a hacker. The compromised data included personal details and allegedly medical history of the patients.  While talking to local media at Phaya Thai police station, Dr. Chantharotsiri told that on […]

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As Crypto Exchange Attacks Surge Users Must Protect Their Crypto Wallets

As cryptocurrency goes from being an academic concept to becoming a type of transaction that has the potential to significantly reduce cyber fraud, cryptocurrency crimes have seen a likewise rise with cybercriminals targeting cryptocurrency exchanges and crypto-wallets.  Despite the global pandemic wreaking havoc on economies, cryptocurrency has continued to grow, leading to a rise in […]

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FIN7 Hackers Using ‘Windows 11 Alpha’ Themed Malicious Documents to Drop JavaScript Backdoor

In a recent wave of the spear-phishing campaign, the FIN7 cybercrime group employed Windows 11 Alpha-themed weaponized word documents to deliver a JavaScript payload with a JavaScript backdoor.  ‘Phishing Email Campaign’ is the initial attack vector, posing as ‘Windows 11 Alpha’, it contains an infected Microsoft Word document (.doc). The virus is accompanied by this […]

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QakBot (QBot) Campaign: A thorough Analysis

Trojan-Banker QakBot, also known by the names – QBot, QuackBot, and Pinkslipbot, is a modular information stealer that has been active for almost 14 years. With the key agenda of stealing banking credentials, QakBot employs various tools to evade detection and hamper manual analysis. The authors have developed the trojan with an aggressive sophistication that […]

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Ahead of the Labor Day Holiday, the FBI and CISA Warn of Ransomware Risk Over Weekends and Holidays

Ahead of the Labour Day holiday coming about this weekend, CISA and the FBI have released joint advisory warning organizations of increased ransomware attack risk on weekends and holidays.  Over the past few months, the government agencies have noticed a relative increase in ‘highly destructive’ ransomware attacks being launched by attackers on long weekends and […]

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