New Chrome 0-day Under Active Attacks – Update Your Browser Now

The Hacker News-- Attention readers, if you are using Google Chrome browser on your Windows, Mac, or Linux computers, you need to update your web browsing software immediately to the latest version Google released earlier today. Google released Chrome version 86.0.4240.111 today to patch several security high-severity issues, including a zero-day vulnerability that has been … Continue reading New Chrome 0-day Under Active Attacks – Update Your Browser Now

Popular Mobile Browsers Found Vulnerable To Address Bar Spoofing Attacks

The Hacker News-- Cybersecurity researchers on Tuesday disclosed details about an address bar spoofing vulnerability affecting multiple mobile browsers, such as Apple Safari and Opera Touch, leaving the door open for spear-phishing attacks and delivering malware. Other impacted browsers include UCWeb, Yandex Browser, Bolt Browser, and RITS Browser. The flaws were discovered by Pakistani security researcher Rafay … Continue reading Popular Mobile Browsers Found Vulnerable To Address Bar Spoofing Attacks

Windows GravityRAT Malware Now Also Targets macOS and Android Devices

The Hacker News-- A Windows-based remote access Trojan believed to be designed by Pakistani hacker groups to infiltrate computers and steal users' data has resurfaced after a two-year span with retooled capabilities to target Android and macOS devices. According to cybersecurity firm Kaspersky, the malware — dubbed "GravityRAT" — now masquerades as legitimate Android and … Continue reading Windows GravityRAT Malware Now Also Targets macOS and Android Devices

Download Ultimate ‘Security for Management’ Presentation Template

The Hacker News-- There is a person in every organization that is the direct owner of breach protection. His or her task is to oversee and govern the process of design, build, maintain, and continuously enhance the security level of the organization. Title-wise, this person is most often either the CIO, CISO, or Directory of … Continue reading Download Ultimate ‘Security for Management’ Presentation Template

U.S. Charges 6 Russian Intelligence Officers Over Destructive Cyberattacks

The Hacker News-- The US government on Monday formally charged six Russian intelligence officers for carrying out destructive malware attacks with an aim to disrupt and destabilize other nations and cause monetary losses. The individuals, who work for Unit 74455 of the Russian Main Intelligence Directorate (GRU), have been accused of perpetrating the "most disruptive … Continue reading U.S. Charges 6 Russian Intelligence Officers Over Destructive Cyberattacks

Google Warns of Zero-Click Bluetooth Flaws in Linux-based Devices

The Hacker News-- Google security researchers are warning of a new set of zero-click vulnerabilities in the Linux Bluetooth software stack that can allow a nearby unauthenticated, remote attacker to execute arbitrary code with kernel privileges on vulnerable devices. According to security engineer Andy Nguyen, the three flaws — collectively called BleedingTooth — reside in the … Continue reading Google Warns of Zero-Click Bluetooth Flaws in Linux-based Devices

India Witnessed Spike in Cyber Attacks Amidst Covid-19 – Here’s Why?

The Hacker News-- The COVID-19 outreach is turning out to be not only health, social, and economic hazard but also a cybersecurity crisis. The pandemic has presented new challenges for businesses in the areas of remote collaboration and business continuity. With increased remote working for better business continuity, employees are using numerous Internet tools. As … Continue reading India Witnessed Spike in Cyber Attacks Amidst Covid-19 – Here’s Why?

Police Raided German Spyware Company FinFisher Offices

The Hacker News-- German investigating authorities have raided the offices of Munich-based company FinFisher that sells the infamous commercial surveillance spyware dubbed 'FinSpy,' reportedly in suspicion of illegally exporting the software to abroad without the required authorization. Investigators from the German Customs Investigation Bureau (ZKA), ordered by the Munich Public Prosecutor's Office, searched a View … Continue reading Police Raided German Spyware Company FinFisher Offices

FIN11 Hackers Spotted Using New Techniques In Ransomware Attacks

The Hacker News-- A financially-motivated threat actor known for its malware distribution campaigns has evolved its tactics to focus on ransomware and extortion. According to FireEye's Mandiant threat intelligence team, the collective — known as FIN11 — has engaged in a pattern of cybercrime campaigns at least since 2016 that involves monetizing their access to … Continue reading FIN11 Hackers Spotted Using New Techniques In Ransomware Attacks

Guide: Scale or Fail — Why MSSPs Need Multitenant Security Solutions

The Hacker News-- Managed Security Services Providers (MSSPs) have it rough. They have the burden of protecting their client organizations from cyberattacks, with clients from different industries, different security stacks, and different support requirements. And everything is in a constant state of flux. MSSPs are turning to multitenant solutions to help reduce the complexity of … Continue reading Guide: Scale or Fail — Why MSSPs Need Multitenant Security Solutions