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VMs Help Ransomware Attackers Evade Detection, But It’s Uncommon

Some ransomware attackers use virtual machines to bypass security detection, but adoption is slow for the complicated technique.Security researchers have discovered another ransomware group using virtual machines (VMs) to...

Swedish COVID-19 lab with millions of test results breached

IT solutions provider from Sweden reported it had detected hackers peaking inside a database for COVID-19 test results. Over three million test results Unclear whether intruders took any information...

Brave launched a privacy-focused search engine to compete with Google

Browser maker Brave has launched a beta version of its search engine with a promise not to track and profile its users.“Brave Search is the industry’s most private search...

REvil Ransomware Code Ripped Off by Rivals

The LV ransomware operators likely used a hex editor to repurpose a REvil binary almost wholesale, for their own nefarious purposes. They say imitation is the sincerest form of flattery:...

Unpatched Linux Marketplace Bugs Allow Wormable Attacks, Drive-By RCE

A pair of zero-days affecting Pling-based marketplaces could allow for some ugly attacks on unsuspecting Linux enthusiasts — with no patches in sight. An unpatched stored cross-site-scripting (XSS) security vulnerability...

Critical Palo Alto Cyber-Defense Bug Allows Remote ‘War Room’ Access

Remote, unauthenticated cyberattackers can infiltrate and take over the Cortex XSOAR platform, which anchors unified threat intelligence and incident responses. A critical security bug in Palo Alto Networks’ Cortex XSOAR...

Pakistan-linked hackers targeted Indian power company with ReverseRat

By: Ravie Lakshmanan A threat actor with suspected ties to Pakistan has been striking government and energy organizations in the South and Central Asia regions to deploy a remote access...

City of Liège hit by ransomware, Ryuk suspected

Liège, the third largest city in Belgium and a major educational hub, has been hit by a ransomware attack. Liège, the third largest city in Belgium, and a major...

Epsilon Red – our research reveals more than 3.5 thousand servers are still vulnerable

Several weeks later, security researchers from Sophos have discovered a new ransomware variant known as Epsilon Red. Now, we know exactly how it was carried out – and what...