How a Resident Evil image leaked in a ransomware attack ended up in the middle of $12m copyright claim

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Thu, 10 Jun 2021 17:43:51 +0000

We look at a bizarre unintended consequence arising from a ransomware attack on game developer Capcom last November.

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Healthcare service faces test of willpower with Ransomware authors

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Thu, 27 May 2021 15:55:01 +0000

A New Zealand health service has found itself under fire from ransomware authors leaking private medical data to the press.

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Zoom watermarking: pros and cons

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Wed, 20 Jan 2021 19:13:42 +0000

We dig into the problems and possibilities of video call metadata.

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A week in security (December 31, 2018 – January 6, 2019)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 07 Jan 2019 17:33:05 +0000

A roundup of last week’s security news from December 31, 2018 to January 6, 2019, including fresh breaches in the New Year, mobile malware, GandCrab, and how we remembered 2018.

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Major data breaches at Adidas, Ticketmaster pummel web users

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Fri, 29 Jun 2018 18:00:42 +0000

There’s been a number of major data breaches and leaks revealed in the last few days, and we take a look at three of the biggest: Adidas, Ticketmaster, and marketing firm Exactis.

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WannaCry’s Never Say Die Attitude Keeps It Going!

Credit to Author: Pradeep Kulkarni| Date: Thu, 22 Jun 2017 07:17:59 +0000

Over the past few months, the cybersecurity world was at buzz due to the infamous WannaCry ransomware attack. The attack was launched on a massive scale. The campaign started after the disclosure of NSA exploit leak by a hacker group called Shadow Brokers. Taking advantage of unpatched systems all over…

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