Apple patched ninth zero-day bug exploited in the wild this year

Apple has patched two iOS zero-day flaws that “could have been actively exploited” to gain access to older iPhone, iPad, and iPod devices.   Memory corruption and use after free…

U.S. recovers 63.7 of 75 bitcoins ransom paid to Colonial Pipeline hackers

The US Department of Justice said on Monday that it has recovered 63.7 bitcoins (worth $2.3 million) paid by Colonial Pipeline to the DarkSide ransomware extortionists on May 8, due…

Latvian woman charged for developing trickbot banking malware

Max, the 55-year-old Latvian lady was charged on multiple counts, for her participation in programming malware for the infamous Trickbot group.   After being detained in February in Miami, Alla…

Chinese hackers attacked NYC MTA using Pulse Secure zero-day

  In April, Chinese threat actors used a Pulse Secure zero-day to compromise New York City’s Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) network.   However, they were unable to cause any data…

Apple releases fixes zero-day vulnerabilities for its operating systems

Apple released security updates for iOS, macOS, tvOS, watchOS, and the Safari web browser on Monday to patch a number of issues, including an actively exploited zero-day vulnerability in macOS…

These 23 Android Apps exposed 100 million users’ personal data

The personal data of over 100 million Android users has been exposed, reason being multiple misconfigurations of cloud services   The information of android users’ data exposed was discovered in…

Fake Microsoft Authenticator extension spotted in the Chrome Web Store

Fake Microsoft Authenticator “Extension” was discovered recently.   The malicious extension directed users to a Polish website that fooled them into creating an account in order to steal their personal…

Cybersecurity expert asks Flipkart users to change their passwords

Flipkart customers who shop online are being asked to reset their  Flipkart passwords due to security concerns that could lead to the exploitation of their personal information.   Unauthorized transactions…

DarkSide ransomware gang extorted $90 million ransom in 9 months

Over the last nine months, the DarkSide ransomware group has received at least $90 million in ransom payments from its victims.   In just one-week, Colonial Pipeline, the largest oil…

1Password desktop app for Linux devices launched

The popular password manager 1Password has released a desktop version for Linux devices, allowing users to easily sync and manage their logins and passwords from a native app.   Apart…