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Cyber Attack on Emergency Sirens  - HOW IT REALLY HAPPENED: NINJIO SEASON 2, EPISODE 7, 156 ALARMS

Cyber Attack on Emergency Sirens – NINJIO SEASON 2, EPISODE 7, 156 ALARMS

Cyber Attack on Emergency Sirens  – HOW IT REALLY HAPPENED: NINJIO SEASON 2, EPISODE 7, 156 ALARMS In NINJIO’s Season 2, Episode 7, all the sirens in the city of Dallas go off and as a result, an elderly man thinks that the city is being attacked.  He then starts [...]

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Ransomware attacks 2020-2021

Top 11 Ransomware Attacks in 2020-2021

Ransomware attacks 2020-2021 – Recently, cybersecurity researchers have shown that ransomware attacks doubled in number. In the first quarter of 2020’s financial year, ransomware attacks have dramatically increased due to the home-office working that the COVID-19 pandemic has brought along. It is pointed out that the main reason for [...]

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Ransomware Infection

The Services That Were Used For Ransomware Infection?

Ransomware Infection – While ransomware generating hackers are heavily targeting vulnerabilities in Citrix and Pulse Secure VPN software to infiltrate corporate networks in the first half of 2020, some ransomware targets the vulnerable or risky Windows Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP). Ransomware attacks targeting the business sector reached the Top for [...]

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Whaling

Whaling

In this blog, we are going to discuss  the  Whaling attack that evolved in the last couple of years targeting someone like a top-level executive like a senior executive at a corporation. Whaling attacks have seen a sharp rise and are expected to go up, as according to the [...]

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MOBILE DEVICE SIDELOADING

MOBILE DEVICE SIDELOADING – HOW IT REALLY HAPPENED: NINJIO SEASON 2, EPISODE 3,

In our 3rd Episode of Season 2, we learn that a company’s payroll deposit went to hackers instead of employees, to the tune of $800,000.  While it might seem harmless at first , loading software from anywhere other than the manufacturer’s app store can be very risky.  Free is [...]

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Ransomware Attack Shut Down School System

Ransomware Attack Shut Down School System

Ransomware Attack Shut Down School System. On the first day of elementary school students starting online classes, the Haywood school system was hit by a ransomware attack. 1. How Ransomware Attack Shut Down School System? The attackers demanded a large amount of money to restore the system, but the ransom amount was not unveiled [...]

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Malware attacks have increased

Malware Attacks Have Increased 8 Times in the Last 10 Years

Malware attacks have increased 8 times in the last 10 years. Applications and devices must have machine IDs to securely communicate with each other upon authentication. However, whether it is a Kubernetes application or a serverless function in the cloud, machines prefer to use encryption keys and digital certificates used [...]

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Taidoor RAT malware

New Chinese Malware – Taidoor

US government agencies say Taidoor malware has been around since 2008 and is a remote access Trojan (RAT) type of malware. 1. What is a RAT? (Remote Access Trojan)  It is a type of malware that causes hackers to have remote access to the device of the target user and to take [...]

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Bot Malware Attacking Financial Mobile Applications

Bot Malware Attacking Financial Mobile Applications

Last June, the FBI warned of a type of bot malware targets insecure banking and financial mobile applications, can leak sensitive information, capture and send passwords to the servers it communicates with, and gain accounts. This newly emerging mobile malware resembles the Trojan horse named EventBot, which appeared in April. [...]

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