Cyber Attack
Australia’s government and political parties hit by cyberattack from ‘sophisticated state actor’  TechCrunch · 5 days
The Australia government suffered a cyberattack that it suspects is the work of a “sophisticated state actor,” according to the country’s prime minister. PM Scott... more
Australia’s government and political parties hit by cyber attack from ‘sophisticated state actor’  TechCrunch · 5 days
The Australia government suffered a cyber attack that it suspects is the work of a “sophisticated state actor,” according to the country’s Prime... more
'Honeypot of juicy political gossip hoovered up' in Oz cyber attack  Sky News · 5 days
A "sophisticated state actor" has carried out a cyber attack on the Australian parliament's computing network - just a month before an election. more
Malware for macOS Uses Windows EXE Files to Evade Detection, Install Adware  Gadgets 360 · 1 week
Newly discovered malware cleverly targets Mac users by masquerading as a Windows EXE file, which won't be screened by macOS. more
'Cyber-attack' on Bernard Matthews staff bank details  BBC · 2 weeks
Bernard Matthews says bank account details of 200 employees were "potentially compromised". more
Foreign hackers targeting Canadian banks and government, cyber-security expert tells MPs  Global News · 2 weeks
Foreign hackers have targeted Canadian banks, mining companies and government institutions in recent years to steal valuable secrets and spread malware, a leading cybersecurity analyst warns. more
CookieMiner Malware for Mac Steals Cookies, Passwords and SMS Messages to Get at Cryptocurrency: Report  Gadgets 360 · 3 weeks
A new malware threat specifically targets Mac users and steals enough sensitive information to access users' cryptocurrency wallets. more
Researchers find a new malware-friendly hosting site after a spike in attacks  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
Security researchers have traced a recent spike in FormBook infections to a new file-hosting service that’s been billed as a place for hackers to... more
After seizing a major DDoS-for-hire site, Europol goes after its users  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
Last year, Europol and its many law enforcement partners took down and seized webstresser.org, one of the most notorious “booter” sites for launching distributed denial-of-service (DDoS)... more
Save hundreds on a lifetime subscription to Heimdal Thor Foresight  Windows Central · 4 weeks
Cybercrime and cyber threats are constantly evolving, and most standard home antivirus tools don't have the resources to block all malware and viruses. While a lot of people... more
New Anatova Ransomware Morphs Itself as an App or Game to Dupe Victims: McAfee  Gadgets 360 · 4 weeks
McAfee claims that the new code behind this ransomware, and its modular extension abilities, suggests that seasoned malware developers are... more
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