A malware was discovered in a petrochemical plant in Saudi Arabia which was designed to cause an explosion and destroy the entire plant
A new strain of malware named RottenSys has been discovered targeting users for fraudulent ad revenues.Experts at Checkpoint said that the malware has already infected around 5 million devices since 2016 and since the beginning of February 2018 attackers have been discovered testing a new botnet campaign via the same C&C server.
Researchers discovered that the Gozi banking trojan has been making use of elusive “Dark Cloud” botnet for distribution in recent campaigns.
Security researchers discovered 42 models of low-cost Android smartphones infected with dangerous Triada banking trojan.
Researchers from Dr.Web, a Russia based Antivirus firm discovered it and said that all the 42 models sold were already infected the Android.Triada.231 banking trojan.
On Wednesday, February 28 Developer platform GitHub was hit with the largest ever distributed denial of service attack recorded to date.At 17:21 UTC the Github platform was hit with a 1.35 terabits per second of traffic which lasted over 10 minutes. At 18:00 UTC there was another similar attack which peaked at 400Gbps.
German officials have confirmed on Wednesday that hackers have breached their government’s information technology networks in an isolated attack which has been brought under control.
A new variant of Mirai based botnet called OMG was discovered turning infected IoT devices into proxy servers.According to researchers at FortiGuard Labs the new variant adds and removes some configuration found in the original Mirai variant.
The cyberespionage group OilRig was discovered attacking organizations in middle east using a new trojan called OopsIE
Researchers at Google Project Zero discovered two critical remote code execution vulnerabilities in BitTorrent’s uTorrent Windows desktop and web client
India’s City Union Bank has released a statement that their system has suffered a security breach and a total $1.8 million was transferred in three unauthorized transactions