New Cooperative hit by BlackMatter ransomware

The BlackMatter ransomware gang has targeted NEW Cooperative, an Iowa-based farmer’s feed and grain cooperative, and is demanding a $5.9 million ransom. The gang claims to have stolen 1,000 GB…

FIN8 cybercrime group used Sardonic backdoor in a recent attack

A financially driven threat actor Fin8 known for targeting the retail, hospitality, and entertainment industries has been seen installing a brand-new backdoor on compromised computers, showing that the operators are constantly…

Diavol ransomware sample reveals potential link to TrickBot gang

A recent investigation of the Diavol ransomware strain reveals a stronger link between the infamous TrickBot gang and the malware’s development.   Researchers from IBM X-Force have revealed details that…

Razer flaw allows threat actors to take over Windows PCs

Threat actors could gain Windows admin privileges by connecting in a Razer mouse or keyboard because of a zero-day vulnerability in Razer Synapse.   Razer is a well-known computer accessory…

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…

Call of Duty: Vanguard latest news and leaks so far

  Call of Duty: Vanguard, the latest edition in the franchise, was recently announced.   On Monday, Activision released a short teaser video for Call of Duty: Vanguard, the next…