ESET Discovers New Advanced Backdoor Targeting Embassies

Newly documented Gazer backdoor identified as the latest tool used in espionage campaigns across Europe ESET, the leading global cybersecurity company, revealed the discovery of a new, advanced backdoor used by the notorious hacking group Turla. Dubbed Gazer, ESET researchers are first to document this newly identified backdoor, actively deployed since 2016, targeting consulates and embassies […]

Jimmy Nukebot Malware Trojan

The latest Neutrino modification delivered up a new malicious program classified by Kaspersky Lab as Trojan-Banker.Win32.Jimmy, an evolution of the “Jimmy Nukebot” trojan. Experts from Cyphort and FireMon have commented on the malware, including technical aspects and advice for IT organizations. Dr. Mounir Hahad, Senior Director of the Cyphort Labs:  “Using checksums for API obfuscation is […]

2 Million Customers’ Personal Data Compromised In CeX Hack

News broke that second-hand electronics retailer CeX suffered a massive “online security breach” compromising the personal data and passwords of up to two million customers. The UK retailer said customers’ names, physical addresses, email addresses and phone numbers were compromised in the attack that saw “an unauthorised third party” illegally access its computer systems. IT security experts commented […]

Spambot Leak Of 700 Mil Email Addresses

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News broke that a huge spambot ensnaring 711 million email accounts has been uncovered. A Paris-based security researcher, who goes by the pseudonymous handle Benkow, discovered an open and accessible web server hosted in the Netherlands, which stores dozens of text files containing a huge batch of email addresses, passwords, and email servers used to send […]