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Google Releases Password Checkup Extension to Help You Secure Your User Credentials

Google has introduced an active credentials checker in the form on a Chrome extension. The tech giant claims that they are not risking your data, nor they get to know what you...
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SpeakUp Backdoor Trojan Targets Linux Servers and Threatens Critical Infrastructure

SpeakUp Trojan has already infected 70,000 Linux servers and AWS machines. The Trojan is currently occupied with crypto-mining, but that is unlikely to be its real deal. Researchers warn that security...
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Popular South Korean Bus App Found to Contain Malware Delivery Code

An Android bus-tracking and route-information app has turned into a malware dropper, four years after its initial release. The malware targets the Google account credentials of users, prompting them on a fake...
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SIM Swapper Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison After Stealing $5 Million

SIM swapping scammer arrested and sentenced to prison, after admitting his guilt in front of a California court. The scammer managed to port-out the numbers of more than 40 people, essentially stealing...
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Siri Shortcuts is Being Used to Deliver Malware and Scareware to the Non-Tech-Savvy

Several user-created Siri Shortcuts are already used for scare tactics, tricking gullible people into paying ransoms. IBM Security warns that scripts that could deliver malware payloads or act as worms are also...
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SS7 Attacks Against Telecom Infrastructure Now on the Rise

SS7 attacks are no longer an exclusivity of intelligence agencies, as cyber-criminals are doing it at novel rates. Attackers can perform paid man-in-the-middle attacks, intercepting calls and SMS messages, or even locating...
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2.2 Billion E-mail Addresses and Passwords Published as New Volumes of the “Collection #1”...

The complete set of the “Collection #1” leak has been unintentionally revealed, and it’s thumping. Most of the data in it are compilations of previously known leaks that date back to 2014. ...
Aadhaar Details of 166,000 of Indian Citizens Leaked

Aadhaar Details of 166,000 of Indian Citizens Leaked

A security lapse in a web system has led to details of hundreds of thousands of workers in Jharkhand to be leaked. The web system was responsible for recording attendance data and...
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Basecamp Defends an Hour-Long Credential Stuffing Attack

Basecamp was proven ready to handle a stuffing attack, ended it within an hour with minimal rupture. This is the second large-scale stuffing attack in the last few days, and it’s certain...
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New Mac Malware Steals Browser Cookies Targeting Crypto Exchanges

A new malware that combines data exfiltration and local mining is out and targeting Mac platforms. The malware copies and uploads Chrome and Safari browser cookies that contain credential information. On...

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