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ESXiArgs Ransomware Launches Massive Attacks on VMware ESXi Servers

ESXiArgs Ransomware Launches Massive Attacks on VMware ESXi Servers

Hosting providers and the French CERT warn that more than 3,200 VMware ESXi servers were compromised by the new ESXiArgs…

IceBreaker Backdoor Emerged, Exploiting New Phishing Way

A new player has appeared in cyberspace, with surprisingly new methods. A previously unknown group attacked gambling and online gaming…

Dangerous RCE Vulnerability in GTA Online Fixed

Rockstar Games has finally released a patch for a dangerous RCE vulnerability in GTA Online that allowed loss of game…

Cryptocurrency Scam “Pig Butchering” Penetrated the Apple App Store and Google Play Store

The Pig Butchering scam, a scam operation that specializes in fake investments in allegedly promising cryptocurrency projects, stocks, bonds, futures…

Vulnerability in KeePass Allows Stealing All User Passwords in Plain Text

The developers of the open-source password manager KeePass explain that a vulnerability that allows an attacker to steal all user…

Change in the IP Address of the Router Caused a Massive Outage of Microsoft Services

Change in the IP Address of the Router Caused a Massive Outage of Microsoft Services

Last week, Microsoft 365 services around the world suffered a major outage that lasted about five hours. As the company said now, the problem was caused by a mistake when…

Microsoft Will Block Excel XLL Files Downloaded from the Internet

Microsoft Will Block Excel XLL Files Downloaded from the Internet

Microsoft developers are going to block some Excel add-in (.XLL) files for Microsoft 365. The new measures will include automatic blocking of such files downloaded from the Internet. Let me…

Ransomware Revenues Dropped by 40% because Victims Refuse to pay

Ransomware Revenues Dropped by 40% because Victims Refuse to pay

Ransomware revenue (from ransomware attacks) has fallen from $765.6 million in 2021 to $456.8 million in 2022, according to Chainalysis blockchain analysts. Experts attribute this drop of more than 40%…

Cybersecurity Specialists Advise Players Not to Enter Grand Theft Auto (GTA) Online due to a Dangerous Bug

Cybersecurity Specialists Advise Players Not to Enter Grand Theft Auto (GTA) Online due to a Dangerous Bug

Players of the PC version of Grand Theft Auto (GTA) Online are alarming as a vulnerability has been discovered in the game that can lead to the loss of game…

Attackers Can Use GitHub Codespaces to Host and Deliver Malware

Attackers Can Use GitHub Codespaces to Host and Deliver Malware

Trend Micro reports that the GitHub Codespaces cloud development environment, available to the public use since November 2022, can be used to store and deliver malware, as well as malicious…

Google Search Malvertising: Fake Ads of Free Programs in Google Ads

Google Search Malvertising: Fake Ads of Free Programs in Google Ads

Google Search malvertising is an unpleasant phenomenon of malicious advertisements in search engine results. Ads up there are called to make it easier to find users interested in specific queries,…

Russian Cybercriminals Seek Access to OpenAI ChatGPT

Russian Cybercriminals Seek Access to OpenAI ChatGPT

Check Point analysts have noticed that Russian-speaking hacker forums are actively discussing access to bypass geo-blocking, due to which the OpenAI ChatGPT language model is not available in Russia. We…

Goose Goose Duck Game Servers Are DDoS-Attacked Every Day

Goose Goose Duck Game Servers Are DDoS-Attacked Every Day

The free social detective Goose Goose Duck, which recently broke the Among Us record for the number of users simultaneously in the game, is constantly under DDoS attacks. The developers…

Exploits for Vulnerabilities in Three Popular WordPress Plugins Appeared on the Network

Exploits for Vulnerabilities in Three Popular WordPress Plugins Appeared on the Network

Three popular WordPress plugins, with tens of thousands of active installations, at once turned out to have critical SQL injection vulnerabilities. In addition, PoC exploits for these bugs are now…