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HP fixes severe bug in pre-installed Support Assistant tool

HP issued a security advisory alerting users about a newly discovered vulnerability in HP Support Assistant, a software tool that comes pre-installed on all HP laptops and desktop computers, including the Omen sub-brand. [...]
Bleepingcomputer 8 Sep 2022 190 Views

Moobot botnet is coming for your unpatched D-Link router

The Mirai malware botnet variant known as ‘MooBot’ has re-emerged in a new attack wave that started early last month, targeting vulnerable D-Link routers with a mix of old and new exploits. [...]
Bleepingcomputer 8 Sep 2022 185 Views

Minecraft is hackers’ favorite game title for hiding malware

Security researchers have discovered that Minecraft is the most heavily abused game title by cybercriminals, who use it to lure unsuspecting players into installing malware. [...]
Bleepingcomputer 7 Sep 2022 212 Views

Fake Antivirus and Cleaner Apps Caught Installing SharkBot Android Banking Trojan

The notorious Android banking trojan known as SharkBot has once again made an appearance on the Google Play Store by masquerading as antivirus and cleaner apps.
The Hacker News 6 Sep 2022 205 Views

New EvilProxy service lets all hackers use advanced phishing tactics

A reverse-proxy Phishing-as-a-Service (PaaS) platform called EvilProxy has emerged, promising to steal authentication tokens to bypass multi-factor authentication (MFA) on Apple, Google, Facebook, Microsoft, Twitter, GitHub, GoDaddy, and...
BleepingComputer 6 Sep 2022 215 Views

QNAP patches zero-day used in new Deadbolt ransomware attacks

QNAP is warning customers of ongoing DeadBolt ransomware attacks that started on Saturday by exploiting a zero-day vulnerability in Photo Station.
BleepingComputer 6 Sep 2022 204 Views

Google Releases Urgent Chrome Update to Patch New Zero-Day Vulnerability

Google on Friday shipped emergency fixes to address a security vulnerability in the Chrome web browser that it said is being actively exploited in the wild. The issue, assigned the identifier CVE-2022-3075, concerns a case of insufficient data validating in Mojo...
The Hacker News 3 Sep 2022 194 Views

Malware dev open-sources CodeRAT after being exposed

The source code of a remote access trojan (RAT) dubbed 'CodeRAT' has been leaked on GitHub after malware analysts confronted the developer about attacks that used the tool. [...]
Bleepingcomputer 3 Sep 2022 185 Views

Samsung Admits Data Breach that Exposed Details of Some U.S. Customers

South Korean chaebol Samsung on Friday said it experienced a cybersecurity incident that resulted in the unauthorized access of some customer information, the second time this year it has reported such a breach. "In late July 2022, an unauthorized third-party acquired information from some of...
The Hacker News 3 Sep 2022 178 Views

Neopets says hackers had access to its systems for 18 months

Neopets has released details about the recently disclosed data breach incident that exposed personal information of more than 69 million members.
Bleepingcomputer 2 Sep 2022 218 Views