“BlackRock”: A novel cyber threat

“BlackRock”: A novel cyber threat

India’s top cybersecurity arm of the government CERT-In has issued an advisory alerting people about an android malware “BlackRock”, which is roaming in cyberspace and has the potential to “steal” critical banking and other confidential data of users of smart devices....
Top 8 Vulnerability Database Sources

Top 8 Vulnerability Database Sources

Vulnerability is defined as the weakness that allows the attacker to enter in and harm, it may be a flaw in design or misconfiguration. In order to exploit the vulnerability attacker should have applicable tool or technique that connect to the system...
Russian Intelligence attacks UK, Canada, & the USA

Russian Intelligence attacks UK, Canada, & the USA

After an alleged cyber stint by China in gathering coronavirus related data by conducting massive cyber-attacks on countries like Australia, Russian intelligence agencies are now being accused of the same. APT29 are known to have attacked Britain, Canada and U.S.A. to...
Chinese Spy and a LinkedIn fiasco

Chinese Spy and a LinkedIn fiasco

In the past few years, there were many instances of China employed agents trying to recruit people to act as spies, over the pretext of granting diverse job opportunities.  In a first, Jun Wei Yeo, an alumni of Singapore’s most prestigious Lee Kwan Yew...
Severe cyber-attack on Twitter

Severe cyber-attack on Twitter

The company confirmed the attack Wednesday evening, more than six hours after the hack began, and attributed it to a “coordinated social engineering attack” on its own employees that enabled the hackers to access “internal systems and tools”. Twitter said it...
Chinese App Ban by Indian Government

Chinese App Ban by Indian Government

The Asian geopolitical scenario is drastically changing with Chinese expansionists policy that seeks to increase its dominance all around the world. In a recap of Chinese activity last month: 1. A Chinese military vessel in the South China Sea drowned a Vietnamese...
State-sponsored Cyber-attacks in Vogue

State-sponsored Cyber-attacks in Vogue

The year 2020 is one of its kind. While the majority of the world is battling with the menace of COVID-19, some nation-states have adopted the unofficial policy of cyber-attacks that lets them get an upper hand. The dark web has been very crucial in letting these...
Cyber-attack on the Australian government

Cyber-attack on the Australian government

The Australian Cyber Security Center (ACSC), which is Australia’s major electronic intelligence agency, had earlier warned about “advanced persistent threat actors” (APT). It is said that these ATP groups of hackers are usually associated with foreign nationals. In a...
Facebook: Will label state-controlled media groups

Facebook: Will label state-controlled media groups

Facebook will start labelling Russian, Chinese and other state-controlled media organisations, and later this summer will block any ads from such outlets that target U.S. users, it said on Thursday. The world’s biggest social networking giant will apply the label to...
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