Security

Beware! Ryuk Ransomware Turns On Powered Off Devices To Encrypt Files

Ryuk ransomware has been operating since August 2018 and has targeted several large organizations, demanding a high ransom. Now, the authors behind it have...

Sodinokibi Ransomware Publishes Stolen Data For Unpaid Ransom Demands

Sodinokibi ransomware which made rounds this month after attacking several enterprises including Travelex and New York Airport System. Now, the ransomware has taken serious...

Google’s War On Joker: 1,700 Android Apps Removed From Play Store

Google has removed over 1,700 malicious apps from Play Store that were infected with the Joker malware since the company started tracking it in...

Hacker Uses Drake’s “Kiki Do You Love Me” In Malware Attack

Hackers love music too; at least this one hacker who used Drake's popular song "In My Feelings" lyrics to drop a malware surely loves...

New Cambridge Analytica Leak Reveals A Lot More About Global Manipulation

A new trove of over 100,000 documents related to the defunct Cambridge Analytica has started to leak online via the Twitter handle @HindsightFiles. According...

DeathRansom Ransomware Can Actually Encrypt Files Now

DeathRansom ransomware was first reported in November 2019 but it was considered a joke until recently. According to cyber-security firm Fortinet , DeathRansom is...

iPhones Are 167 Times More Prone To Hacking Than Other Brands:...

UK-based phone case company Case24.com has conducted a research which concludes that iPhones are 167 times more prone to hacking as compared to other...

Update Twitter Android App ASAP Before You Get Hacked

Twitter is rolling out an update for its Android app and a word to the wise — don't put it off to a later...

Wannabe Hacker Tried To Blackmail Apple For Just $100,000

If you have dreams of blackmailing a company like Apple, then you must know the fate of this 22-year-old wannabe hacker Kerem Albayrak. As per...

FBI Plans To Catch Hackers By Planting “Decoy Data”

Cyberattacks targeting vital information such as personal data are a significant blow for big companies as they often leave them in a vicious cycle...