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Suspected Chinese hackers tampered with widely used Canadian chat program, say researchers

Researchers say suspected Chinese hackers tampered with widely used Canadian chat program

CrowdStrike researchers believe the malware has been in circulation for several days, but did not say how many companies were affected, saying only that “entities across a range of industries” were affected. Suspected Chinese hackers tampered with widely used software distributed by a small Canadian customer service company, another example of the “supply chain compromise” …

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The market growth is being led by SMEs. istock

Cyber ​​security companies are seeing a surge in demand

Indian cyber security firms are benefiting from the spike in cyber attacks triggered by covid. This has also boosted company revenue and increased investor interest in cybersecurity startups. Market growth is driven by the increased use of technology among small and medium enterprises (SMEs) and even governments. For example, Pune-based cyber firm Quick Heal Technologies …

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Explained | Why web hosting providers are de-platforming Kiwi Farms?

Explained | Why Are Web Hosting Providers Deplatforming Kiwi Farms?

Two web hosting providers have confirmed that they are no longer serving hateful content promoting a message board called Kiwi Farms. The notorious website allowed people to spread misinformation and harass vulnerable groups The story so far: Internet infrastructure provider Cloudflare succumbed to pressure on Saturday. The US-based company has blocked the notorious Kiwi Farms newsgroup …

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Reportedly, Sharkbot dropper asks the victim to install the malware as a fake update for the antivirus.

SharkBot Malware Appears in Google PlayStore: Here’s How It Targets Crypto Apps

SharkBot Malware Appears in Google PlayStore: Here’s How It Targets Crypto Apps Malware, which is packaged as Mister Phone Cleaner and Kylhavy Mobile Security, appears in the Google PlayStore. This malware affects banking and cryptocurrency-related applications. It is capable of stealing cookies from accounts while bypassing authentication methods that require user input, such as fingerprints. …

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High severity vulnerabilities detected in Google Chrome for the third time this month

This month, a very serious vulnerability has been discovered in Google Chrome for the third time  

Vulnerabilities were also found due to insufficient authentication or untrusted input in version 8, open source Java scripts and the web assembly core, and insufficient policy enforcement in the extension API. According to the Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In), some versions of Chrome for desktop users may be vulnerable to several vulnerabilities. The team noted …

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CERT-In issues alerts for vulnerabilities in Google Chrome OS, TP-link router and Atlassian Bitbucket Server and Data Center

CERT-In Issues Vulnerabilities in Google Chrome OS, TP-link Router and Atlassian Bitbucket Server and Data Center

Users are encouraged to update their product and firmware to ensure their systems are secure On Thursday, CERT-In published notes on high-severity vulnerabilities in Google Chrome OS and critical vulnerabilities in TP-Link router and Bitbucket server and data center. Reported vulnerabilities can be used by remote attackers to target affected systems and run arbitrary code, …

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CERT-In issues alerts for multiple high severity vulnerabilities in Mozilla products and Drupal

CERT-In issues alerts for several high-severity vulnerabilities in Mozilla and Drupal products

CERT-In on Monday issued an alert on vulnerabilities in Mozilla and Drupal products that could allow remote attackers to bypass the restrictions. CERT-In (Computer Emergency Response Team) regularly issues threat alerts on vulnerabilities present in software that attackers could use to compromise the security of affected systems. In Mozilla products A high severity vulnerability in …

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The cyber threat to mobile banking

The Cyber ​​Threat to Mobile Banking

The lack of adequate cyber security and talent shortages in banking could potentially lead to a further increase in cyber attacks on user devices. As cash transactions become a thing of the past, an increasing number of people’s interactions with their bank or bank accounts are through their smartphones. According to a 2020 Statista survey …

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CERT-In issues alerts for vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows Defender, VMware tools and GitLab

The vulnerability notes were released by the Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In) on Wednesday

The high severity vulnerabilities can be exploited to gain escalated privileges in Windows Defender Credential Guard and VMware, while the critical vulnerability in GitLab can be exploited to execute remote commands. The vulnerability notes were released by the Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In) on Wednesday. In Windows Defender Credential Guard A very serious vulnerability reported …

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Weekly Crypto Roundup: titans clash, hacks continue, and sanctions hit home

Weekly Crypto Roundup: Titans Clash, Hacking Continues and Sanctions Hit

The week ended with Bitcoin (BTC) just below $24,000, as it was last week. And Ether (ETH) jumped 24% this week to remain below $1,900. However, the main crypto events of the past few days have had more to do with crypto exchanges and their owners The Binance-WazirX Clash India’s Enforcement Directorate (ED) has frozen …

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