Archive for the ‘Cybercrime & Hacking’ Category

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South Korean Malware Infects, Wipes MBR

South Korean company NSHC have released more information about the software tools that have been used for attacks March 20, 2013 against banking systems and media in South Korea. The computer networks of three broadcasters and two banks froze at around 14:00 local time. Shinhan said its ATMs, payment terminals and mobile banking in the [...]

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Email Scammers Target Italian Post Customers

New phishing campaign have been reported by Bitdefender a security software company that are targeting Italian post office customers, cybercriminals start by sending an email message to customer asking them to insert their login and password credentials for performing some kind of maintenance to the service. The email is very well edited and with identical [...]

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Anonymous Operating System Shipped with Backdoors

Anonymous the hack activist group has released an operating system designed for their activities that include tools for breaching systems and hacking online services to create the usual shout on internet and bring attention to their act. The operating system is based on Ubuntu Linux image added to it some hacking application such as ParolaPass [...]

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LulzSec Sabu is an FBI Informant

Sabu leader of the infamous computer hacking group LulzSec have been uncovered over this week. After a whole year of following his account on twitter and other social media it seems that he was captured by FBI on June last year to make him as an agent for getting information about Anonymous network. Now identity [...]

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Jeremy Lin Document Prompts A Malicious Attack

After Facebook Whitney Houston Autopsy Video another spamming campaign has been reported by TrendMicro security experts. the detected malicious activity is using the popular NBA basketball player Jeremy Lin. the New York Knicks star is getting an increased popularity that made cybercriminal using his name to attract new victims. Document used in this malicous operation [...]

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Wikileaks and Anonymous release “global intelligence files” Part one

Today, Monday 27 February, Anonymous have started in a new union with wikileaks planning to publish “The global intelligence files”. Those files are belonging to global intelligence company Stratfor and containing a lot of confidential information. More than five million emails are going to be released publically that are sent by special agents from all [...]

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BlackHole Exploit Kit Delivered as Google Analytics

Websense Security Company has reported a new attack that aims to spread malicious software. According to blog post screenshot attackers used Google Analytics system to prevent webmasters from detecting the malicious code. Google Analytics is widely used by website owners to track number of visitor’s and their details, but the case described by websense is [...]

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