A week in security (May 28 – June 3)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 04 Jun 2018 16:51:36 +0000

A roundup of the security news from May 28 – June 3, including Instagram scams, America Geeks, IoT flaws, and more.

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New Mac cryptominer uses XMRig

Credit to Author: Thomas Reed| Date: Tue, 22 May 2018 15:00:00 +0000

New Mac cryptominer malware is using the XMRig library to mine Monero on infected Macs.

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A look into Drupalgeddon’s client-side attacks

Credit to Author: Jérôme Segura| Date: Fri, 18 May 2018 15:00:00 +0000

Back-to-back Drupal zero-day vulnerabilities are being monetized with malicious web cryptominers.

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A week in security (April 16 – April 22)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 23 Apr 2018 16:06:58 +0000

A roundup of security news from April 16 – April 22, including tax fraud, Adobe Flash, trustjacking, and surveillanceware.

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Labs CTNT report shows shift in threat landscape to cryptomining

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 09 Apr 2018 13:00:00 +0000

What did we learn about cybercrime in the quarterly Labs CTNT report? Malicious cryptomining has taken over in 2018, and it’s leaving all other malware families behind.

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Malicious cryptomining and the blacklist conundrum

Credit to Author: Jérôme Segura| Date: Mon, 26 Mar 2018 15:00:00 +0000

When threat actors take to free and disposable cloud services, the battle against malicious cryptomining becomes a lot more difficult.

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Cryptominers su Google Play: come Sophos protegge i clienti

Credit to Author: Tiziana Carboni| Date: Tue, 13 Feb 2018 06:23:39 +0000

I SophosLabs hanno scoperto una nuova, preoccupante dimensione della tendenza degli aggressori che si rivolgono agli utenti di dispositivi mobili Android per il mining di criptovalute.<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/n5ZxHNf_L3U” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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The state of malicious cryptomining

Credit to Author: Jérôme Segura| Date: Mon, 26 Feb 2018 16:08:03 +0000

From malware coin miners to drive-by mining, we review the state of malicious cryptomining in the past few months by looking at the most notable incidents and our own telemetry stats.

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A week in security (February 12 – February 18)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 19 Feb 2018 16:55:49 +0000

A roundup of notable news stories from February 12–18, including Android cryptomining, phishing on a massive scale, Apple scams, and bug bounties.

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A week in security (February 5 – February 11)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 12 Feb 2018 17:00:10 +0000

We bring you an overview of what happened in cybersecurity during the last week, including new developments in drive-by cryptomining, including Mac and Android miners, and yet another abusing the fact that Deepfakes content was banned from most major networks.

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