Loapi Android Malware Can Damage Your Smartphone

Due to the recent upward movement in cryptocurrency prices, not only hackers but also legitimate website administrators are increasingly using JavaScript-based cryptocurrency miners to monetize by levying the CPU power of your PC to Mine Bitcoin or other cryptocurrencies. Last week, researchers from AdGuard discovered that some popular video streaming and ripper sites including openload, Streamango, Rapidvideo, and OnlineVideoConverter hijacks CPU cycles from …

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Weekly Security Summary Around The World

The most important story of this week was probably the one about a security breach suffered by NiceHash, one of the most popular crypto-mining marketplaces. The the stolen money was tracked to a single Bitcoin wallet and the amount was estimated at $70 million. Curious to read what happened this week in the industry? Here …

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Microsoft Releases Emergency Windows Security Update

Running Microsoft’s Windows operating system, then you need to apply this emergency patch immediately. By immediately, I mean now! Microsoft just has released an emergency security patch to address a critical remote code execution (RCE) vulnerability in its Malware Protection Engine (MPE) that could allow an attacker to take full control of a victim’s PC. Enabled by …

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Android Spyware That Spies On WhatsApp, Skype Calls

Google has been continuously working to detect and remove malicious apps from your devices using its newly launched Google Play Protect service, in an attempt to protect Android users from malware and shady apps. Google Play Protect—a security feature that uses app usage analysis and machine learning to check devices for potentially harmful apps—recently helped …

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Weekly Security Summary Around The World

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Curious to know what happened this week in cyber security?  Here are most important stories of the past days in our weekly security round-up, so keep calm and read the news: 1. Only 12% of Organizations are Likely to Detect a Sophisticated Cyber Attack According to the EY survey of nearly 1,200 C-level leaders of the …

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Weekly Security Summary Around The World

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This week we wrote two articles about three WordPress plugins and Microsoft Word Vulnerability. Microsoft Word Vulnerability was there for 17 years but no one was aware of this. Read and take action as now these vulnerability is now in public domain. The most important story of the week was the one about Apple’s Face …

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Banking Trojan Now Steal Facebook, Twitter and Gmail Accounts

Security investigators have discovered a new, sophisticated form of malware based on Zeus banking Trojan that steals more than just bank account details. Dubbed Terdot, the banking Trojan has been around since mid-2016 and was initially designed to operate as a proxy to conduct Man-In-The-Middle (MITM) attacks, steal browsing information such as stored credit card information and …

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Weekly Security Summary Around The World

The most important story of the week was the one about a fake Whatsapp application found in Google Play store that tricked over a million of users into downloading it. Let’s find out what happened in cyber security industry this week in our weekly security roundup. Grab your coffee or tea and read the news! …

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Another Plugin Removed from WordPress Repository: Monero Miners

WordPress recently removed a plugin known as “Animated Weather Widget by weatherfor.us.” from plugin repository. It appears that the plugin was removed for including JavaScript code that would mine cryptocurrency using the CPU resources of site visitors. How It Worked: A WordPress site owner installs the “Animated Weather” plugin. The plugin loads an iframe. This …

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Locky Ransomware Takes Another Turn

A recently found strain of Locky ransomware has actually been uncovered masquerading as genuine Microsoft Word files. An additional advancement of Locky ransomware is spreading out with destructive add-ons camouflaged as genuine files from efficiency applications like Microsoft Word and also Libre Office. Avira Lab identified the ransomware previously today. This type of Locky has the …

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