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…

Forget DARK WEB. Telegram is the new marketplace for illegal activities and cybercrime

According to a cybersecurity study of the messaging platform, millions of people’s private data is being shared openly on groups and channels with thousands of members.     Telegram –…

Japanese government suffers a data breach after Fujitsu hack

Fujitsu’s “ProjectWEB” information exchange technology was used to compromise multiple Japanese government entities.   Threat actors gained illegal access to ProjectWEB projects, according to Fujitsu, and stole some client data.…

Cybercriminals use fake foundations to target Uyghur Minority

  The Uyghur community in China and Pakistan has been the target of a long-running espionage campaign that involved luring them into downloading a Windows backdoor in order to capture…

Iranian hacking group Agrius launch data wiper malware

  As a final stage in attacks, the Agrius hacking organization has resorted to using a mixture of wiper and ransomware capability that claims to hold data for ransom.  …

Bose Data Breach: suffered a major ransomware attack

Bose Corporation, a manufacturer of audio equipment, announced that it was a victim of data breach after it suffered a ransomware attack on March 7.   According to a breach…

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…

New Bluetooth flaws allow hackers to impersonate legit devices

Adversaries may impersonate legitimate devices and carry out man-in-the-middle (MitM) attacks using newly discovered security flaws in Bluetooth Core and Mesh Profile Specifications.   Devices that support the Bluetooth Core…