Unauthenticated XSS Vulnerability Patched In HTML Email Template Designer Plugin
Red Cross Data Breach Exposes 515K People Seeking Missing Family
A cyberattack on a Red Cross contactor has led to the theft of personal data for more than 515,000 people in ‘Restoring Family Links,’ a program that helps reunite families separated by war, disaster, and migration.
Microsoft Acquires Activision Blizzard For $68.7 Billion
Microsoft on Tuesday announced to acquire Activision Blizzard, the maker of popular games like Call of Duty (CoD) and Warcraft, for a whopping $68.7 billion.
Safari Bug Leaks Your Google Account Info And Browsing History
A software bug in Apple browser Safari 15 may let any website track your internet activity and even reveal your identity via macOS, iOS, and iPadOS 15, according to a new report. The bug could also expose your Google User ID to other websites.
Destructive Malware Targeting Ukrainian Govt And Firms: Microsoft
Microsoft has identified evidence of a destructive malware operation targeting multiple organizations — government, nonprofit organizations, and IT firms — in Ukraine.
Russian Court Charges 8 Revil Ransomware Hackers Behind US Attacks
A Russian court has charged eight people, who are part of the REvil ransomware group that attacked top American companies, as White House officials confirmed that the person behind the ransomware attack on Colonial Pipeline last year was also arrested during the raid.
‘Massive’ Cyber-Attack Shuts Down Ukrainian Govt Websites
State-sponsored hackers have hit Ukraine with a ‘massive cyber-attack, shutting down several government websites amid heightened tension with Russia. Sky News reported on Friday that the disruption came at a time of extreme tension with Russia, which has reportedly gathered around 100,000 troops at Ukraine’s…
Meta Faces $3.1 Billion Lawsuit In UK Over Exploiting Users’ Data
Meta is facing a $3.1 billion class-action lawsuit in the UK over allegedly abusing its market dominance and if the lawsuit succeeds nearly 44 million British Facebook users could receive a $68 payout each.
Hackers Spreading Powerful Malware Via Omicron News Emails
Cyber-security researchers have unearthed that hackers are spreading powerful malware via news around the new Omicron strain, stealing information and credentials from Windows users in at least 12 countries.
Chinese Hackers Targeting Firms With New Ransomware: Microsoft
Microsoft has warned that China-based cybercriminals are currently targeting companies and individuals to install a “double extortion” new ransomware strain that emerged last month.
Swiss Army Bans WhatsApp Use Over Security Concerns
The Swiss army has banned the use of Meta-owned WhatsApp among other popular messaging services by army personnel.
Man Sentenced To 30 Years For Production Of Child Pornography
A Texas man was sentenced to 30 years in prison followed by a lifetime of supervised release for producing images of child sexual abuse.
Google Fixes 37 Security Bugs In 1st Chrome Update In New Year
Google has rolled out 37 fixes for Windows, Mac, and Linux and one of which was rated critical.
Google Acquires Israeli Cybersecurity Startup Siemplify For $500 Million
Tech giant Google has acquired an Israel-based cybersecurity startup ‘Siemplify’ reportedly for $500 million. The startup will be integrated into the Google Cloud Platform, especially its Chronicle operation.
Apple Becomes First U.S. Company To Reach $3 Trillion Market Cap
Tech giant Apple on Monday became the first company to hit a $3 trillion stock market value.
Uber’s Email System Vulnerability Lets You Send Any Email From Uber.com
Security researcher Seif Elsallamy discovered a flaw in Uber’s systems that enables anyone to send emails on behalf of Uber.
Top 10 Tips To Protect Your Online Privacy In 2022
Your privacy on the Internet depends on your ability to control both the amount of personal information that you provide and who has access to that information.
Have I Been Pwned Adds 441K Accounts Stolen By RedLine Malware
Data breach notification service Have I Been Pwned now lets you check if your email and password are one of 441,000 accounts stolen in an information-stealing campaign using RedLine malware.
T-Mobile Cyber Breach Reportedly Exposes Customer Info And SIMs
T-Mobile has suffered a cyberattack exposing a small number of customers’ accounts, according to documents posted by The T-Mo Report.
Apple To Launch iPhones Without Sim Card Slot By September 2022
Tech giant Apple is reportedly planning to launch iPhone models without a SIM slot by September 2022.