Ransomware dubbed NamPoHyu virus or MegaLocker virus targets remote Samba servers, brute forcing the passwords, and then remotely encrypting their files and creating ransom notes.
Security researchers reported a remote code execution on windows vulnerability in Apache Tomcat via the organisation's bug bounty programme.
Independent security researcher Armin Sebastian discovered a vulnerability in Adblock Plus which can allow hackers to read a victim's Gmail and look into other Google services.
Threat actors are using accounts with admin privileges to install BitPaymer ransomware via PsExec suggesting threat actors are taking a more targeted approach to their distribution of malware.
Kaspersky researchers uncovered large-scale SIM swap fraud operations targeting users in Brazil and Mozambique to use social engineering, bribery, and simple phishing attacks to steal money from victims.
Stealer malware dubbed Baldr takes cybercrime market by storm with its capabilities including user profiling, sensitive data exfiltration, shotgun file grabbing, screencapping, & network exfiltration.
Microsoft April 2019 Patch Tuesday's release included two zero days and fixes for 74 vulnerabilities, 15 of which were classified as critical and most of which affect the Windows operating system itself.
A new Brazilian banking trojan, dubbed BasBanke has over 10,000 installations from the official Google Play Store alone, luring users under the guise of QR reader apps
The German drug manufacturer Bayer reported it was hit with a cyberattack launched from China that used WINNTI malware that resided on its network for at least one year.
The Bashlight IoT malware has been updated with cryptomining and backdoor commands targeting WeMo devices.