TikTok Invisible Challenge Is Used to Spread Malware

Crooks found a way to spread malware hiding behind the Invisible Challenge

TikTok Invisible Challenge became yet another host for threat actors. Crooks found a way to spread the WASP information stealer as a specific utility to revert the in-app filter. Users who ate the bait are risking their account credentials and banking information. What is the TikTok Invisible Challenge? Same as Instagram back in the previous… Continue reading TikTok Invisible Challenge Is Used to Spread Malware

6 Most Common TikTok Scams To Be Aware 2022

See which scams you may face on TikTok

TikTok has become a popular social network with over a billion registered users. According to statistics, each user spends about 95 minutes daily on this platform. Such an extensive social network is also susceptible to many different scams. Scammers found ways here to hurt users and lure them into their traps. Who is being targeted… Continue reading 6 Most Common TikTok Scams To Be Aware 2022

Attackers can bypass TikTok multi-factor authentication through the site

Journalists of the ZDNet publication, citing one of their readers, report that the web version of TikTok did not receive multi-factor authentication (via mail and SMS), which developers established for all users of the platform in August. Thus, an attacker who somehow learned someone else’s credentials (for example, through a phishing attack or brute force)… Continue reading Attackers can bypass TikTok multi-factor authentication through the site

Vulnerability in Indian TikTok clone allows hacking user profiles

The Hacker News reports that Indian security specialist Rahul Kankral discovered a critical vulnerability in the Mitron Android application, which is a TikTok clone. The vulnerability allows you to capture other people’s accounts without any user interaction. More recently, the Mitron app hit the headlines with over 5 million installations and over 250,000 five-star ratings… Continue reading Vulnerability in Indian TikTok clone allows hacking user profiles

Researchers hacked TikTok app via SMS

Check Point experts found many issues in one of the world’s most popular applications, TikTok. Recently researchers hacked TikTok app using sms. TikTok is available in more than 150 markets, is used in 75 languages worldwide and has more than 1 billion users. In October 2019, TikTok was called one of the most downloaded applications… Continue reading Researchers hacked TikTok app via SMS