Cybercriminals’ friend VPNLab.net shut down by law enforcement

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Wed, 19 Jan 2022 10:57:52 +0000

VPN provider VPNLab.net’s infrastructure has been taken down by international law enforcement authorities after it was found to be servicing cybercriminals.

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Hackers take over 1.1 million accounts by trying reused passwords

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Thu, 06 Jan 2022 14:54:19 +0000

Credential stuffing has once again proven to be an effective method to gain access to accounts. What can users and organizations do?

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Intercepting 2FA: Over 1200 man-in-the-middle phishing toolkits detected

Credit to Author: Jovi Umawing| Date: Thu, 06 Jan 2022 13:27:09 +0000

Evolved phishing toolkits that can intercept 2FA codes are called man-in-the-middle (MiTM) phishing kits. And they’re growing in popularity.

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Logistics giant warns of scams following ransomware attack

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Thu, 23 Dec 2021 10:12:45 +0000

Sadly, the dangers from ransomware don’t end when the attack is stopped or the victim has recovered.

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Police forces pipe 225 million pwned passwords into ‘Have I Been Pwned?’

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Tue, 21 Dec 2021 15:16:52 +0000

Law enforcement agencies like the FBI and NCA have injected hundreds of millions of unique passwords into Have I Been Pwned.

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Grindr fined for selling user data to advertisers

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Thu, 16 Dec 2021 12:25:01 +0000

Online dating app Grindr has been fined by Norwegain privacy watchdog Datatilsynet for sharing data with advertisers without proper consent.

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Click “OK” to defeat MFA

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Fri, 10 Dec 2021 16:08:50 +0000

A sophisticated threat actor has been using a very unsophisticated method to defeat multi-factor authentication.

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Was threat actor KAX17 de-anonymizing the Tor network?

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Wed, 08 Dec 2021 13:34:25 +0000

A threat actor was found to be running a high percentage of the Tor Network’s servers. What were they up to? De-anonymizing users?

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