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The head of the Group-IB arrested, searches were carried out in the company’s office

The head of the Group-IB arrested, searches were carried out in the company’s office

Today, September 29, 2021, the media reported that yesterday the founder and head of the Russian Internet security company Group-IB,…

New feature in Exchange Server will apply fixes automatically

Microsoft has added a new feature to Exchange Server that will automatically take action to remediate high-risk vulnerabilities (most likely…

Google developers told how they will implement Manifest V3

This week, Google developers shared their plans to bring the infamous Manifest V3 to full functionality, which became available in…

Hack group REvil deceived their partners due to a backdoor

The researchers found that the creators of REvil deceived their partners using a scheme that allowed them to decrypt any…

Winnti hacking group attacked Hong Kong universities

Winnti hacking group attacked Hong Kong universities

ESET experts found that during protests that began back in March 2019, Winnti attacked two unnamed Hong Kong universities. The attacks were detected in November 2019 and began with the…

US authorities can hack iPhone, but may have difficulties with Android

US authorities can hack iPhone, but may have difficulties with Android

Although the US authorities are persistent in waging a “cryptographic war” with technology companies, demanding weakening of encryption, they already have technical tools for cracking any phone. For example, US…

IS specialists studied working methods of the REvil (Sodinokibi) ransomware operators

IS specialists studied working methods of the REvil (Sodinokibi) ransomware operators

Information security specialists of the Danish provider KPN applied sinkholing to REvil (Sodinokibi) cryptographic servers and studied the working methods of one of the largest ransomware threats today. Revall that…

97 of the 100 largest airports use vulnerable sites and web applications

97 of the 100 largest airports use vulnerable sites and web applications

Specialists from the Swiss company ImmuniWeb conducted an analysis of the cybersecurity level of the 100 world largest airports (in Asia, Europe, North America, Australia, Africa and South America). According…

Free Software Foundation encourages Microsoft to open Windows 7 source code

Free Software Foundation encourages Microsoft to open Windows 7 source code

Admit that are you already tired of the news about Windows 7. Let it finally rest in peace. However, it’s hard to ignore that Microsoft, under pressure of the public…

Citrix releases new patches, racing with the hackers that install encryptors on vulnerable machines

Citrix releases new patches, racing with the hackers that install encryptors on vulnerable machines

Destructive race: Citrix releases new patches, and hackers are actively attacking vulnerable servers and installing encryption engines on them. It seems that users are losing. At the beginning of this…

Windows 7 users will not receive a patch for critical vulnerability in the IE

Windows 7 users will not receive a patch for critical vulnerability in the IE

Microsoft said Windows 7 users would not receive a patch for a critical vulnerability in IE. The fix will be available only to Windows 7 users who paid for extended…

Windows EFS can help encryptors and make work of antiviruses more difficult

Windows EFS can help encryptors and make work of antiviruses more difficult

Safebreach Labs reported that attackers could use the Windows Encrypting File System (EFS) for their needs. Windows EFS can help encryptors and make work of antiviruses more difficult. EFS has…

Temporary patch for 0-day vulnerability in Internet Explorer arrived on the Internet

Temporary patch for 0-day vulnerability in Internet Explorer arrived on the Internet

Earlier this week, Microsoft announced about vulnerability in Internet Explorer, which is already exploited for “limited targeted attacks”. Now arrived temporary patch for this 0-day vulnerability in Internet Explorer. The…