Has your WordPress site been backdoored by a skimmer?

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Thu, 09 Dec 2021 15:18:34 +0000

There are threat actors active that plant backdoors on websites so their malicious code does not get wiped with the next update.

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Kimsuky APT continues to target South Korean government using AppleSeed backdoor

Credit to Author: Threat Intelligence Team| Date: Tue, 01 Jun 2021 13:00:00 +0000

Kimsuky, the North Korean threat actor active since 2012, is still targeting the South Korean government. We take a look at the phishing infrastructure and command and control mechanisms of this APT.

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Signal app insists it’s so private it can’t provide subpoenaed call data

Credit to Author: David Ruiz| Date: Fri, 30 Apr 2021 09:29:29 +0000

Signal told investigators it could not comply with a legal request for user records and communications because the records do not exist.

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SolarWinds advanced cyberattack: What happened and what to do now

Credit to Author: Threat Intelligence Team| Date: Mon, 14 Dec 2020 19:45:21 +0000

Possibly the largest hacking operation of 2020 was just unveiled. In this blog we share what we know and what you should do right now.

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New version of IcedID Trojan uses steganographic payloads

Credit to Author: Threat Intelligence Team| Date: Tue, 03 Dec 2019 18:06:13 +0000

We take a deep dive into the IcedID Trojan, describing the new payloads of this advanced malware.

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Backdoors are a security vulnerability

Credit to Author: David Ruiz| Date: Fri, 09 Aug 2019 16:10:27 +0000

Upset by their inability to access potentially vital evidence for criminal investigations, the federal government has, for years, pushed to convince tech companies to build backdoors that will, allegedly, only be used by law enforcement agencies. The problem, cybersecurity researchers say, is that those backdoors can easily be exploited by criminals.

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A week in security (July 15 – 21)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 22 Jul 2019 15:50:35 +0000

A roundup of cybersecurity news from July 15–21, including the Zoom camera vulnerability, Extenbro, Sodinokibi, Magecart, and cybersecurity challenges facing the education sector.

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