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APT Group ‘SideCopy’ Found Targeting Govt. Officials in India

Days after reports of unauthorized intrusions by Chinese state-sponsored actors targeting the Indian power sector, security researchers have uncovered a new cyberespionage campaign targeting government employees....

Morgan Stanley Jumps on the Bandwagon of Accellion Data Breaches

It seems the ripples of the Accellion data breaches continue to affect organizations’ critical infrastructure. From the Office of the Washington State Auditor (SAO), the Australian Securities...

Cybersecurity: Under Pressure!

If you work in a cybersecurity team, you will be under much pressure these days. According to the latest industry reports, the ongoing pandemic...

Russia-based APT28 Linked to Mass Brute-force Attacks Against Cloud Networks

State-sponsored actors from Russia have a long history of cyberattacks across the world. There are numerous cyberespionage campaigns linked to Russian hackers. Recently, the...

Warning! Don’t Be Duped by Fake Cryptomining Android Apps

The exponential rise of cryptocurrency value attracted both investors and cybercriminals at large.  A recent investigation by Lookout, an endpoint-to-cloud security firm, uncovered multiple...

How Cryptojacking and Cryptomining Assaults Work

When reporters asked the infamous bank robber Willie Sutton why he robbed banks he allegedly replied, “because that’s where the money is”. It was...

Caution! Attackers Found Distributing Malicious Privacy Tool to Steal Sensitive Data

Cybercriminals often enhance their phishing tactics to lure unwitting users into downloading malware. In one such new phishing threat uncovered by security researchers from...

ENISA Releases Cybersecurity Guide to Secure SMEs

The global pandemic led to swift digitization that eventually opened doors to several security issues. Cybercriminals are taking advantage of the situation by exploiting...

Quantum Encryption and the One-time Keypad

Secrecy is important for sending encrypted messages over the internet. Sensitive personal information is often exchanged while remaining vulnerable to hacks, leaks, etc. To...

Alert! Researchers Find New Ransomware Variant “Diavol”

Ransomware operators at times announce shutdown of their operations but continue with a new ransomware variant. Some attackers create new ransomware infusing capabilities from...

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