WhatsApp Discloses 6 Bugs via Dedicated Security Site

WhatsApp Discloses 6 Bugs via Dedicated Security Site

Facebook-owned WhatsApp has fixed six previously undisclosed vulnerabilities in its chat platform, revealing the move on a new dedicated security advisory site aimed at informing its more than 2 million users about bugs and keeping them updated on app security. The...
Google Patched Serious Code Execution Bug With Chrome 85

Google Patched Serious Code Execution Bug With Chrome 85

Google has recently released the stable version of Chrome 85 with numerous updates and a serious bug fix. Exploiting this bug could allow remote code execution. Code Execution Bug Fixed With Chrome 85 Reportedly, security researcher Marcin Towalski of Cisco Talos...
Malicious Android Apps Stole Facebook Credentials

Malicious Android Apps Stole Facebook Credentials

Researchers caught a bunch of dubious apps preying on Android users. This time, malicious Android apps stole Facebook credentials. The apps potentially affected millions of users. They found numerous apps on Google Play Store that targeted Android users with malware....

Malicious Android Apps Stole Facebook Credentials

Researchers caught a bunch of dubious apps preying on Android users. This time, malicious Android apps stole Facebook credentials. The apps potentially affected millions of users. Researchers from a French cybersecurity firm Evina found numerous apps on Google Play...
Security Flaws In Zoom Can Allow Hijacking Users Systems

Security Flaws In Zoom Can Allow Hijacking Users Systems

Zoom Security Flaws Allowed Systems Hijacking Security researchers  have caught a couple of security flaws in Zoom that allowed systems hijacking. As stated in their advisory, both of these were path traversal vulnerabilities that allowed an adversary to hack users’...
Facebook take measures to limit Covid-19 misinformation

Facebook take measures to limit Covid-19 misinformation

While the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic is already quite dreary, what makes it even worse is the dissemination of fake news. People have flooded Facebook and Twitter with treatments, remedies, news, and stats regarding COVID-19 without checking their authenticity....
How Lockdown Has Made a Way For VPN Hackers

How Lockdown Has Made a Way For VPN Hackers

NordVPN claimed that the usage of their services increased by 165% globally. Adversaries fake apps’ reviews to rank their apps so that they can get maximum downloads. It is indeed true that the world will not be the same place post-pandemic. A novel virus that has...
Slack Addresses Potential Account Takeover Bug

Slack Addresses Potential Account Takeover Bug

There was a big threat to shared private data, channels, and conversation leak from the Slack platform. Slack addressed a critical flaw within 24 hours from its disclosure. A bug bounty hunter discovered a critical vulnerability in Slack, the popular team...
Over 2000 WordPress Sites Hacked to Propagate Scam Campaign

Over 2000 WordPress Sites Hacked to Propagate Scam Campaign

The hacking campaign makes use of previously known vulnerabilities in WordPress plugins. Some of the vulnerable plugins exploited include the ‘CP Contact Form with PayPal’ and the ‘Simple Fields’. More than 2000 WordPress sites have been hacked by cybercriminals for a...
Popular Android Camera Apps Found Spying On Users

Popular Android Camera Apps Found Spying On Users

Researchers have found numerous popular Android camera apps stealing users’ data and spying on them. Android Camera Apps Caught Spying These apps also include some popular beauty-filter applications with a large number of downloads as well. these apps that apparently...
Critical Firefox 0-Day Under Active Attacks

Critical Firefox 0-Day Under Active Attacks

Are you using Firefox as your web browsing software on your Windows, Linux, or Mac systems? If yes, you should immediately update your free and open-source Firefox web browser to the latest version available on Mozilla’s website. Why the urgency? Mozilla earlier...
VISA Alerts to Cyber Attacks on Gas Pump PoS Systems

VISA Alerts to Cyber Attacks on Gas Pump PoS Systems

VISA has issued an alert that the point-of-sale (POS) systems of North American fuel dispenser merchants are under an increased threat of being targeted by cybercrime groups that have ties to top tier cybercrime underground carding shops. In November 2019, VISA issued...
Google Chrome Affected By Magellan 2.0 Flaws

Google Chrome Affected By Magellan 2.0 Flaws

Researchers warn that five vulnerabilities that stem from SQLite could enable remote code execution. Researchers have disclosed five recently-patched vulnerabilities in the Google Chrome browser that could be exploited by an attacker to remotely execute code. The...
Microsoft Outlook for Android Bug Opens Door to XSS

Microsoft Outlook for Android Bug Opens Door to XSS

Successful exploitation allows attackers to steal potentially sensitive information, change appearance of the web page, and perform phishing, spoofing and drive-by-download attacks. Users of the Microsoft Outlook for Android app should update their apps to avoid a...
90 Voice Fraud Attacks Occur Every Minute

90 Voice Fraud Attacks Occur Every Minute

Pindrop®’s annual Voice Intelligence Report has uncovered skyrocketing fraud rates, with 90 voice channel attacks occurring every minute in the U.S. Additional key findings include: Voice fraud continues to serve as a major threat, with rates climbing more than...
What is Cybersecurity Fingerprinting ?

What is Cybersecurity Fingerprinting ?

Cybersecurity fingerprinting refers to a set of information that can be used to identify network protocols, operating systems, hardware devices, software among other things. Hackers use fingerprinting as the first step of their attack to gather maximum information...
EA Games Leaks Personal Data of 1600 FIFA 20 Competitors

EA Games Leaks Personal Data of 1600 FIFA 20 Competitors

EA Games has leaked the personal data of 1600 gamers who registered to take part in a competition via the company’s website. Contenders signing up for the FIFA 20 Global Series competition were asked to enter personal information into what should have been a...