Rene Millman

User credentials exposed by 'massive flaw' in some password managers

User credentials exposed by 'massive flaw' in some password managers

Attackers can access the master password of many popular password managers, researchers have found, exposing users to massive risk of credential theft.

Cyber-criminals steal £11 million from Maltese bank

Cyber-criminals steal £11 million from Maltese bank

Hackers stole €13 million (£11m) from the biggest bank in Malta and routed it to banks in the UK, US, Hong Kong and Czechia, according to local media reports.

TLS 1.3 vulnerability enables hackers to eavesdrop on encrypted traffic

TLS 1.3 vulnerability enables hackers to eavesdrop on encrypted traffic

Researchers have demonstrated how to break the TLS 1.3 encryption protocol using a variation of the Bleichenbacher attack.

VFEMail hack destroys nearly 20 years of data

VFEMail hack destroys nearly 20 years of data

Hackers deleted nearly everything in catastrophic attack that involved reformatting US servers.

Cryptocurrency miner removes other malware in bid to make more money

Cryptocurrency miner removes other malware in bid to make more money

Malware targets Linux machines and removes competing cryptocurrency miners and malware which would slow down the machine, researchers say.

Mumsnet data breach allowed users to log into each other's accounts

Mumsnet data breach allowed users to log into each other's accounts

Parenting website reports itself to ICO after botched cloud migration resulted in users being logged into each other's accounts, able to see personal data and private posts.

RDP flaws could allow hackers to take over control of systems

RDP flaws could allow hackers to take over control of systems

Remote code execution and memory corruption vulnerabilities could spark reverse RDP attack.

Criminals hit Metro Bank with multi-factor authentication bypass SS7 attack

Criminals hit Metro Bank with multi-factor authentication bypass SS7 attack

UK bank latest to fall victim to weakness in the SS7 telecoms protocol which is being increasingly exploited by criminals to defeat multi-factor authentication systems.

Hackers turn to Golang to create new malware

Hackers turn to Golang to create new malware

Hackers are writing more malware in the Golang (Go) programming language in a bid to avoid detection and steal data from victims.

Scammers impersonate YouTube personalities to extract personal data from victims

Scammers impersonate YouTube personalities to extract personal data from victims

New deception campaign on YouTube has tricked over 70,000 people into parting with personal details.