Russia Ordered Telegram to Handover the Encryption keys

Russian Court ordered to Telegram Messenger to hand over the encryption keys to the concern authorities ( Country’s Federal Security Service (FSB)) to views the user's data. Telegram is a non-profit cloud-based instant messaging service with 100 million global users and...
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Cybercriminals Exploit PHP Weathermap Vulnerability to Install Cryptocurrency Miner on Linux Servers

An active cryptocurrency mining campaign targeting Linux servers via PHP Weathermap Vulnerability to deploy cryptocurrency mining malware. The campaign uses an outdated security flaw with "Network Weathermap" that allow a remote attacker to inject arbitrary codes in the server. In...

Cybercrime-as-a-Service – DDoS Attack Services Available in Dark Web Markets for $10 per Hour

The number of cyberattacks is increasing and cybercriminal evolving with new business models such as Cybercrime-as-a-service. Recent studies indicate cybercrime’s cost to businesses globally as high as hundreds of billions of dollars. The cybercrime continues to be a big business even...
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Fakebank Malware Variant that Intercepts Android user’s Banking Calls

The Fakebank malware comes back, with its new Fakebank malware variant that intercepts the Android users' banking incoming and outgoing calls. Attackers distributed the app through third-party Android markets and social media websites. Security researchers from Symantec identified the malicious...
Unix Text Editors

Hackers Can Abuse Plugins for Popular Unix Text Editors to Escalate Privileges

Advanced Unix Text Editors offers extensibility by allowing users to install third-party plugins for ease of use and to enhance the Text Editors functionalities. Server administrators often run text editors with elevated privileges "sudo gedit" to edit root-owned configuration files....


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