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Detecting the "Next" SolarWinds-Style Cyber Attack

The SolarWinds attack, which succeeded by utilizing the sunburst malware, shocked the cyber-security industry. This attack achieved persistence and was able to evade internal systems long enough to gain access to the source code of the victim.

RCE Exploit Released for Unpatched Chrome, Opera, and Brave Browsers

An Indian security researcher has publicly published a proof-of-concept (PoC) exploit code for a newly discovered flaw impacting Google Chrome and other Chromium-based browsers like Microsoft Edge, Opera, and Brave.

BRATA Malware Poses as Android Security Scanners on Google Play Store

A new set of malicious Android apps have been caught posing as app security scanners on the official Play Store to distribute a backdoor capable of gathering sensitive information.

Windows, Ubuntu, Zoom, Safari, MS Exchange Hacked at Pwn2Own 2021

The 2021 spring edition of the Pwn2Own hacking contest concluded last week and witnessed successful attempts on Zoom, Apple Safari, Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft Teams, Parallels Desktop, Windows 10, and Ubuntu Desktop operating systems.

There's A New Malware Out There Snatching Users' Passwords

Saint Bot, a previously undocumented malware downloader has been spotted in the wild since January 2021 in phishing attacks to deploy credential stealers and other malicious payloads.

Researchers uncover a new Iranian malware used in recent cyberattacks

An Iranian threat actor has unleashed a new cyberespionage campaign against a possible Lebanese target with a backdoor capable of exfiltrating sensitive information from compromised systems.

PHP Site's User Database Was Hacked In Recent Source Code Backdoor Attack

PHP maintainers issued an update regarding the recent security incident, stating that attackers may have hacked a user database containing passwords to make unauthorized changes to the repository.

New WhatsApp-based Wormable Android Malware Discovered on the Google Play Store

Disguised as a rogue Netflix app under the name of "FlixOnline," the malware comes with features that allow it to automatically reply to a victim's incoming WhatsApp messages with a malicious payload.

China-based APT27 Hacker Group Uses FoundCore Malware to Hack Vietnamese Military and Government

A hacking group related to a Chinese-speaking threat actor has been linked to an advanced cyberespionage campaign targeting government and military organizations in Vietnam.

DeepDotWeb Admin Pleads Guilty to Money Laundering Charges

The DoJ said that an Israeli national pleaded guilty for his role as an "administrator" of a portal called DeepDotWeb, a "news" website that "served as a gateway to numerous dark web marketplaces."

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