FTC bans Spyfone and its CEO from surveillance business

Spyware maker Spyfone and CEO Scott Zuckerman have been barred from the surveillance business by the Federal Trade Commission after failing to protect customers’ devices from hackers and sharing information…

Bangkok Airways suffers data breach

Bangkok Airways has apologized for a data breach that compromised its customers’ passport details and other personal information. An unauthorized and illegitimate access to its information system was found by…

Chinese company EskyFun exposes over 1 million Android gamers’ data

  Chinese creators of popular Android gaming apps revealed the personal and device information of over one million users, through an unprotected server,   Data was disclosed and published online…

B. Braun had released an update for faulty IV pump

The Infusomat Space Large Volume Pump and SpaceStation from Braun had major security flaws that may have been exploited by threat actors to change medication doses without prior authorization.  …

LockFile ransomware hijacks Microsoft Exchange servers

LockFile, a new ransomware gang, encrypts Windows domains after exploiting Microsoft Exchange servers with the recently disclosed ProxyShell vulnerabilities.   ProxyShell is the name of an attack that involves three…

Beware of fake cryptocurrency mining apps

Cryptocurrency mining has caught everyone’s curiosity, particularly in the previous several months.   Hackers, on the other hand, are taking advantage of the public’s excitement in cryptocurrencies to mislead unwary…

Threat actor asks insiders help to plant Black Kingdom ransomware

A Nigerian threat actor was discovered attempting to recruit employees by promising them $1 million in bitcoins in exchange for deploying Black Kingdom ransomware on their networks. The researchers identified…

Millions of IoT devices are vulnerable due to Kalay cloud platform bug

A serious vulnerability in the Kalay cloud platform has been discovered, exposing millions of IoT devices to cyberattacks.   The major vulnerability, named CVE-2021-28372, was identified by FireEye’s Mandiant researchers…

Liquid – Japan based crypto exchange lost over $90 million after hack

Liquid, a cryptocurrency exchange based in Japan, was hit by a cyber-attack in which its warm wallets were hacked and $94 million in assets were stolen.   Deposits and withdrawals…

Pharmacist charged for selling vaccination cards on eBay

An Illinois pharmacist has been charged with selling dozens of genuine COVID-19 immunisation record cards supplied by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).   According to FBI Special…