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Ransomware Gets Upgrade to Corrupt Files on Victims’ Devices
Researchers have discovered a new feature on the Exmatter ransomware tool that allows it to corrupt the files on victims' devices after sending copies to a server controlled by...
Twitter Bug: Users Weren’t Logged Out After Password Reset
Twitter announced yesterday that it had fixed a software bug in its Android and iOS apps that kept users logged into active sessions following a voluntary password reset. The...
Optus Data Breach May Affect Over 9 Million Customers
Australian telecom company Optus revealed on Thursday that a cyberattack may have exposed the personal information of some of its current and former customers. While local...
Login Fatigue Is Plaguing Organizations, 1Password Study Finds
New research posted by leading password manager vendor 1Password says “login fatigue” is actively compromising employee morale, productivity, and workplace cybersecurity in...
Uber Suffers Major Cybersecurity Breach
Global ride-hailing giant Uber announced on Friday that it is investigating a cybersecurity incident. A hacker allegedly breached the company’s computer network on Thursday....
Twitter Employed At Least 1 Chinese Spy: Whistleblower
Whistleblower Peiter “Mudge” Zatko told a U.S. Senate panel on Tuesday that a Chinese spy was on Twitter’s payroll and top execs at the company were aware of this. Zatko...
Albania Severs Ties With Iran Over July Cyberattack
Albania has cut diplomatic ties with Iran in response to a cyberattack on July 15, believed to have been perpetrated by Iran-backed threat actors. The cyberattack crippled several...
Cloudflare Drops Anti-Trans Kiwi Farms for ‘Threats to Human Life’
Internet hosting and cybersecurity service provider Cloudflare said yesterday that it had cut all ties with the anti-trans online forum Kiwi Farms. Cloudflare said the...
One Click Could Have Compromised Millions on TikTok: Report
A high-severity vulnerability on the TikTok Android app would have allowed cybercriminals to compromise over one billion users, the Microsoft 365 Defender Research Team revealed...