An Instagram-initiated campaign using the Gustuff Android mobile banking trojan has rolled out in October, featuring an updated version of the malware that lowers its detection profile. How the cybercriminals are rolling out the campaign is the same as…Continue Reading
Facebook said Monday it was tightening its security for the 2020 US elections , amid signs of fresh activity from Russia attacking Democratic presidential candidates, including Joe Biden.
The leading social network said it was taking down more account…Continue Reading
The Turla APT group has been spotted co-opting two cyberweapons from an Iranian APT (APT 34, according to one set of researchers), known as the Nautilus and Neuron implants, and deploying them against targets in the Middle East. The group also infiltra…Continue Reading
Helen Warrell in London and Henry Foy report: A Russian cyber espionage unit has hacked Iranian hackers to lead attacks in more than 35 countries, a joint UK and US investigation has revealed. The so-called Turla group, which has been linked with Russi…Continue Reading
Andy Greenberg reports: Just before 8 pm on February 9, 2018, high in the northeastern mountains of South Korea, Sang-jin Oh was sitting on a plastic chair a few dozen rows up from the floor of Pyeongchang’s vast, pentagonal Olympic Stadium. He wore a …Continue Reading
Global retail and commercial banks are facing an increasing risk of cyber attacks as their operations become more digitised, Moody’s Investors Service has warned in a new report.
Cyber attacks can in turn end up impacting a bank’s credit standing thro…Continue Reading
Two bills, currently in the Senate, have the potential to change the U.S. cybersecurity landscape if passed into law. The first is the ‘Cybersecurity Disclosure Act of 2019’, introduced by Senator Jack Reed (D-RI) on 28 February 2019. The second is the…Continue Reading
Here, we find out some of the ways how the European Union Agency for Cybersecurity works to improve cybersecurity in Europe. Since 2004, the European Union Agency for Cybersecurity (ENISA) has worked to make Europe cyber secure. Going into a bit more d…Continue Reading
Written by Oct 21, 2019 | CYBERSCOOP. Shannon Vavra Russian-linked hackers known as the Turla group have been piggybacking on Iranian hackers’ tools and infrastructure for years now to run their own attacks, according to a joint announcement Monday fro…Continue Reading
Third-party apps hosted on Google and Amazon smart speakers could be secretly eavesdropping on users or phishing for their passwords, according to , a hacking consultancy based in Germany. How they know: The company created eight apps—four for Amazon A…Continue Reading