Category Archives: Cybercrime & Hacking

‘Emma Watson Private Video Leaked’ is a Facebook Scam

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New scam have been spotted by Bitdefeder labs that are circulating on Facebook and come to spread malwares. the link claims to be a video for Emma Watson and this is coming after the personal photo leakage incident on iCloud.

Snapchat Photos Hacked over Third party application

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Snapchat database with more then 100 million users pictures and videos have been published by hackers. still not known the way that hackers have compromised the database but the first analyses shows that the leak was due to a third

“Your unread message will be deleted soon” is another Facebook scam

Social media resources continue to be used in spreading spams and promoting cyber-criminal attacks, new cases related to Facebook were spotted over this week where attackers are actively sending emails with links that hijack user accounts to promote the malicious

Malware compromise online payment 2 factor authentication process

New malicious attack have been observed by TrendMicro and targeting Swiss bank customers, Attackers are able to use a sophisticated malware that intercept SMS tokens and change domain name configuration to redirect victims to non legitimate website. This to allow

Compromised banner on Nico Nico Spreading Fake Flash Player

Popup and advertising banner is one of the way that cyber criminals use to promote their malwares. some of the similar incident were found in the past include popular website such as yahoo, New york Time where attacker managed to

Spoofed NatWest Email spreading Banking Trojan

New spoofed email message for NatWest Bank have been spotted by security researchers. the email contains a link that download a malicious file on Dropbox a free cloud file storage service. This shows another way how cybercriminal are using innovating

EBay Ask Users to Change Their password after a Security Breach

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Over this week all media are covering the security breach of eBay accounts, eBay issued a warning of a security incident that may lead to customer sensitive information leakage. eBay already issued a note to all 145 million users recommending