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WhatsApp conversations can be stolen on Android devices
Malware, Messaging Security, Security News

WolfRAT malware targets WhatsApp, Messenger

A new malware called “WolfRAT is targeting messaging apps, such as WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger and Line on Thai Android devices. WolfRAT, according to the Cisco Talos intelligence team, is based on a leak of the previously leaked DenDroid malware family. Talos said in a blog post it highly believes that this modified version of the malware…
APTs/cyberespionage, Government/Defense, Malware, Security News

Geopolitical targets figuring in latest StrongPity attacks

StrongPity, aka Promethium, a potentially state-sponsored APT group active since 2012, isn’t letting exposed campaigns in recent years stop it from trying to install malware around the world, particularly in warzones such as Syria. Two separate reports this week from Cisco Talos and Bitdefender suggest the attackers are getting more aggressive in their geo-targeted malicious…
APTs/cyberespionage, Cybercrime, Security News

Sea Turtle DNS hijackers linked to breach of Greece’s ccTLD organization

Despite being publicly exposed earlier this year, the actors behind the malicious Sea Turtle DNS hijacking campaign continue to unabashedly rack up new victims, and apparently added a new technique to their repertoire, a new report states. The group made waves last April when researchers at Cisco’s Talos unit reported that the attackers have been…
Cybercrime, Security News

Sextortion gang found to be behind email bomb threat spree

Cisco Talos believes it has tied a recent wave of emailed bomb threats to the same group that was conducting a sextortion campaign earlier this year, and revealed that most recent campaign was a financial bust for the malicious actors. A nationwide wave of bomb threat emails demanding a bitcoin payment to halt the explosion…
Vulnerabilities

Talos flags flaw in Cisco’s Smart Install clients

Cisco Talos issued a warning that attackers are using a publicly available tool to scan customer systems searching for Cisco Smart Install clients to leverage a known flaw to remove files or enable remote code execution.
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