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Heat – Trending Malware and Threat Actors
Name Heat 1 Heat 7 Vol 1 Vol 7
Carbanak 8 11
Mailto Ransomware 9 13
KingSkrupellos 6 6
ComRAT Malware 5 13
Turla APT Group 6 18
DoubleGun Group 4 4
FUnicorn 4 5
Berserk Bear 3 4
Quasar RAT 3 3
Sarwent 3 5
Data Breaches
troyhunt – RT @haveibeenpwned: New breach: Wishbone was breached (again) in January resulting in almost 10M unique email addresses being exposed. Also…
troyhunt – TwitterMay 28 2020 04:09
RT @haveibeenpwned: New breach: Wishbone was breached (again) in January resulting in almost 10M unique email addresses being exposed. Also present was names, phone numbers, DOBs, genders and unsalted MD5 password hashes. 63% were already in…
26 million LiveJournal users warned that their passwords have been breached
Graham CluleyMay 27 2020 13:46
On underground criminal marketplaces the email addresses and plaintext passwords of over 26 million LiveJournal blogging accounts are being traded, despite LiveJournal’s owners refusing to acknowledge that any security breach has…
CSFI_DCOE – Attacks and Breaches 6 Steps Consumers Should Take Following a Hack https://t.co/rqE4KQFCaL
CSFI_DCOE – TwitterMay 27 2020 13:31
Attacks and Breaches 6 Steps Consumers Should Take Following a Hack https://bit.ly/2M5jDVL
BrianHonan – 26 million LiveJournal users warned that their passwords have been breached https://t.co/vqX61EUM6x via gcluley
BrianHonan – TwitterMay 27 2020 14:01
26 million LiveJournal users warned that their passwords have been breached https://bit.ly/3c53Z7l via gcluley
Hacker Groups
Chafer APT Hits Middle East Governments With Cyber-Espionage Attacks
CywareMay 27 2020 07:24
The Iran-linked Chafer APT, also sometimes referred to as a subgroup of APT34 (OilRig), is a threat actor group that has been spotted launching cyber-espionage campaigns against critical infrastructure in the Middle East, presumably for intelligence…
Cyber-espionage Group Turla (a.k.a. Snake) Now Uses Gmail Web Interface For Command And Control, ESET Discovers
Information Security BuzzMay 27 2020 11:09
ESET researchers have uncovered a new version of one of the oldest malware families run by the Turla group, the ComRAT backdoor. Turla, also known as Snake, is an infamous cyber-espionage group that has been active for more than ten years. The…
Researchers dismantled ShuangQiang gang’s botnet that infected thousands of PCs
Security AffairsMay 27 2020 14:12
A joint operations conducted by experts from Chinese firms Qihoo 360 Netlab and Baidu dismantle the ShuangQiang ‘s botnet infecting over hundreds…
DoubleGun Group Builds Massive Botnet Using Cloud Services
Threatpost.comMay 27 2020 20:14
The latest campaign spread malware via pirate gaming portals.
Malware
InfoSecHotSpot – Netwalker Ransomware Tools Reveal Attacker Tactics and Techniques Malware and related files show that ransomware op… https://t.co/iPWDrhhFL1
InfoSecHotSpot – TwitterMay 28 2020 04:19
Netwalker Ransomware Tools Reveal Attacker Tactics and Techniques Malware and related files show that ransomware operators don't need a cutting-edge arsenal to be effective. https://bit.ly/2TM57qj…
InfoSecHotSpot – Backdoor into Windows computers opened my malware  A new version of the Sarwent malware can open the Remote Desktop… https://t.co/xJNewm2Edv
InfoSecHotSpot – TwitterMay 27 2020 15:49
Backdoor into Windows computers opened my malware  A new version of the Sarwent malware can open the Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) port on target Windows computers to make sure that crooks can find their way back into the system through the backdoor….
ZLoader Banking Malware is Back, Deployed in Over 100 Campaigns
CywareMay 27 2020 07:24
Zloader, a banking malware that has borrowed some functions from Zeus (e.g. the versioning, nrv2b, binstorage-labels), was recently observed being distributed through COVID-19-themed phishing scams. What happened The ZLoader malware has been spotted…
malwrhunterteam – RT @malwrhunterteam: There’s a ransomware going from about 5 days ago, called Kupidon…
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@demonslay335 https://t.co/nU1yQMdbHE
malwrhunterteam – TwitterMay 27 2020 16:54
RT @malwrhunterteam: There's a ransomware going from about 5 days ago, called Kupidon…
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@demonslay335 https://twitter.com/malwrhunterteam/status/1259206045458710529/photo/1
Vulnerabilities
StrandHogg 2.0 flaw allows hackers to hijack almost any Android app
IT Pro UKMay 27 2020 12:25
Google has patched a critical vulnerability, resembling 2019’s infamous StrandHogg flaw, that allows hackers to hijack almost any app on the Android mobile operating system . The flaw, assigned CVE-2020-0096, has been dubbed StrandHogg 2.0 due to the…
Germany govt urges iOS users to patch critical Mail app flaws
BleepingComputer.comMay 27 2020 15:31
Germany's federal cybersecurity agency today urged iOS users to immediately install the iOS and iPadOS security updates released by Apple on May 20 to patch two actively exploited zero-click security vulnerabilities impacting the default email app….
Open source libraries a big source of application security flaws
Naked Security – SophosMay 27 2020 10:27
How many vulnerabilities lurk inside the open source libraries that today’s developers happily borrow to build their applications?
Computer science student discovers privacy flaws in security and doorbell cameras
Help Net Security – NewsMay 28 2020 05:00
Ring, Nest, SimpliSafe and eight other manufacturers of internet-connected doorbell and security cameras have been alerted to systemic design flaws discovered by Florida Tech computer science student Blake Janes that allows a shared account that…
Ongoing Campaigns

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