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Microsoft fixes DogWalk bug as part of Patch Tuesday

Microsoft fixes DogWalk bug as part of Patch Tuesday

Microsoft fixed more than 120 vulnerabilities this month, including the DogWalk bug, as part of the traditional “Update Tuesday”. Indeed,…

IS Specialists Discovered a New Version of Malware from Russian Hackers LOLI Stealer

Cyble Research Labs specialists found a sample of malware in the wild, which turned out to be an updated version…

Slack Is Resetting User Passwords Due to a Bug

Slack developers have notified about 0.5% of users that they are forcibly resetting their passwords due to a bug. They…

Twilio Falls Victim To Phishing Attack

Twilio, a tech giant from San Francisco, became a victim of a phishing scam, resulting in the exposure of consumers’…

DNS Spoofing VS DNS Hijacking

Domain name services are an essential part of our IP network. They are servers that take website names and map…

6 Popular Types of Hackers: Protection Tips in 2022

6 Popular Types of Hackers: Protection Tips in 2022

The internet has given us many wonderful things: smart homes, NFTs, cryptocurrency, and more. Without our connection to the internet, the world would be a much different place today. Unfortunately,…

Most Often, Malware to Bypass Protection Impersonates Skype, Adobe Acrobat and VLC

Most Often, Malware to Bypass Protection Impersonates Skype, Adobe Acrobat and VLC

VirusTotal analysts presented a report on the methods that malware operators use to bypass protection and increase the effectiveness of social engineering. The study showed that attackers are increasingly imitating…

ParseThru Vulnerability Threatens Go-Based Applications

ParseThru Vulnerability Threatens Go-Based Applications

Researchers have discovered a vulnerability called ParseThru — the bug affects Go-based products and can be abused to gain unauthorized access to cloud applications. Experts from the Israeli company Oxeye,…

BlackCat Says It Attacked Creos Luxembourg, European Gas Pipeline Operator

BlackCat Says It Attacked Creos Luxembourg, European Gas Pipeline Operator

The operators of the BlackCat ransomware (aka ALPHV) claimed responsibility for hacking Creos Luxembourg, which operates a gas pipeline and electricity grid in central Europe. Encevo, which owns Creos Luxembourg…

STOP Ransomware Spreads through Discord, Carrying RedLine Stealer

STOP Ransomware Spreads through Discord, Carrying RedLine Stealer

An infamous STOP/Djvu ransomware adopted a new spreading tactic. According to the report of Avast Threat Labs, a malware intelligence group, ransomware distributors opted for Discord as a place to…

Drinker App – what is Drinker Adware?

Drinker App – what is Drinker Adware?

The Drinker app is another example of a malicious program that disguises itself as a useful utility for your PC. Another two – Healthy and Strength – popped up almost…

Microsoft Links Raspberry Robin Worm to Evil Corp

Microsoft Links Raspberry Robin Worm to Evil Corp

Microsoft analysts have noticed that the access broker, which the company tracks as DEV-0206, is using the Raspberry Robin Windows worm to deploy the malware loader on networks where traces…

10 Reasons to Choose GridinSoft Trojan Killer

10 Reasons to Choose GridinSoft Trojan Killer

We used to think of anti-malware software as a program that features all kinds of supplementary services. VPN plan, disk encryption tool, guest mode and parental control – all of…

Healthy App (HealthySoftware) – What is Healthy?

Healthy App (HealthySoftware) – What is Healthy?

Healthy App seems to be the companion of the other unwanted app – Strength Adware. The dubious application gets into users’ PCs to show them tons of advertisements. Let’s check…