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Gamers on Target! Malicious Fleeceware Apps Affect Minecraft Gamers

Avast, a provider of digital security and privacy products, disclosed a wave of malicious mobile applications in the Google Play Store targeting mobile gamers....

WordPress Ultimate Member Plugin Vulnerability Can Lead to Three Severe Exploits

The Threat Intelligence team from Wordfence discovered multiple vulnerabilities in Ultimate Member, a WordPress plugin installed on over 100,000 sites. Wordfence stated that the...

RedMart Suffers Data Breach; Details of 1.1 Mn Accounts Exposed

RedMart, a Singapore-based online grocery platform, is the latest victim of a data breach incident that allegedly exposed personal data and records of about...

India’s E-Commerce Platform BigBasket Allegedly Suffers Massive Data Breach

BigBasket, an India-based grocery e-commerce platform, suffered a potential data breach incident that could have exposed personal details of over two crore customers. According...

Old Unpatched Vulnerabilities Could Invoke Cyberattacks and Malware

The “new normal” business operations left most organizations vulnerable to new attack vectors. From database misconfigurations to unpatched vulnerabilities, organizations suffered several challenges in...

Hackers Target Loyalty Programs to Obtain Users’ Sensitive Data

A new research from security solutions provider Akamai revealed that cybercriminals launched credential stuffing campaign to target loyalty programs. Attackers took advantage of the...

Disinformation Threat! Data of Over 186 Mn U.S. Voters Found on...

Ever since the U.S. election campaigns began, there have been concerns over rising disinformation campaigns. Security experts from Trustwave SpiderLabs stated they found a...

Lapse in Security! Pfizers Inadvertently Exposes PII of U.S. Prescription Drug...

Global pharmaceutical company Pfizer inadvertently exposed Personal Identifiable Information (PII) of hundreds of prescription drug users in the U.S. after its misconfigured Google Cloud...

Robinhood-like Ransomware Attacker Donates $20K to Charities

In a rather unexpected act, the operators of the Darkside ransomware group donated $20K from their ransom amount to two nonprofits charities. The threat...

Ransomware Attacks Continue to Loom Over Cyberspace

A report from global investigations firm Kroll revealed that ransomware attacks were the most observed security threats in 2020, accounting to one-third of all...

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