#cybersecurity

Dark Web Hosting Provider Database With Sensitive Information Leaked Online Dark Web Hosting Provider Database With Sensitive Information Leaked Online

The database of Daniel’s Hosting, a now-defunct free hosting provider for dark web services, has been leaked online. The leak revealed admin passwords, emails, and other sensitive data that can help find the people behind the dark web sites and services.

Following Police Brutality and Riots, Hackers of Anonymous Attack Minneapolis Police Following Police Brutality and Riots, Hackers of Anonymous Attack Minneapolis Police

Amidst the wave of public outrage following the death of George Floyd in police custody, hacktivists from Anonymous group turned their skills against the Minneapolis police department involved. The hackers have already attacked the PD’s website and promised to expose a history of crimes committed by the officers.

Kremlin-Backed Hacking Group Targets Power and Water Sector of Germany, Report Kremlin-Backed Hacking Group Targets Power and Water Sector of Germany, Report

A hacking group linked with the Russian government has reportedly carried out a series of attacks on energy, water, and power sectors of Germany, cybersecurity-focused outlet Cyberscoop reported on May 26.

Latest Modification of ComRAT Trojan Targets Gmail Users to Steal Confidential Documents Latest Modification of ComRAT Trojan Targets Gmail Users to Steal Confidential Documents

Researchers from cybersecurity firm ESET have detected a modified version of ComRAT malware, which now targets Gmail users to steal confidential documents. In addition to misappropriation of documents, the trojan collects information about the network, Microsoft Windows configurations, and the Archive Directory groups or users.

Discord-Focused Malware AnarchyGrabber Evolves, Now Attacking Users’ Direct Contacts Discord-Focused Malware AnarchyGrabber Evolves, Now Attacking Users’ Direct Contacts

An updated version of the AnarchyGrabber trojan has begun circulating the Internet posing a threat to the communication app Discord users. The malware is reportedly geared to steal users’ passwords and tokens, disable two-factor authentication (2FA), and even spread the attack on a victim’s contacts, Bleeping Computer reported on May 24.

Cybercriminals Change Focus From Individual Servers to Enterprise Networks Cybercriminals Change Focus From Individual Servers to Enterprise Networks

Hackers seem to have shifted their focus from individual servers to corporate networks. In the second half of 2019, the number of postings on illicit marketplaces offering access to corporate networks reportedly began surging.

Privacy Concerns? Some Personal Data in the UK Was Not Even Password-Protected Privacy Concerns? Some Personal Data in the UK Was Not Even Password-Protected

There is no shortage of news about hacks and cybersecurity flaws, which may not come as a surprise. Yet, there are curious ones that catch the eye.

How They Spy on Users Online and How to Avoid It: Cybersecurity Expert’s Take How They Spy on Users Online and How to Avoid It: Cybersecurity Expert’s Take

Having to rig someone’s landline phone and plant microphones all over their place to sniff out some secrets is now mostly the thing of vintage movies. We have voluntarily surrounded ourselves with cameras and microphones constantly connected to the internet. People upload their personal information, photos, and geolocation, show the world who their friends and […]

Researchers Will “Fork” Facebook and Populate It With Bots Researchers Will “Fork” Facebook and Populate It With Bots

In order to pinpoint vulnerabilities and exploits, Facebook launches a software simulation of its own network populated exclusively by bots. The project was dubbed Web-Enabled Simulation (WES). Its white paper was published on the Facebook research site.

Forklog.media to Enhance Coverage of Privacy and Security Issues Forklog.media to Enhance Coverage of Privacy and Security Issues

Conspiracy theories are diverse and sometimes rather fascinating, albeit born by enthusiastic imagination and fallacies of the human mind. While there is outright reptile-people material just a couple clicks away at any given time, some arguments may plant one or two tiny concerns even in the soberest and most pragmatic people.

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