Thursday, August 13, 2020
Crypto-Mining Attacks

Attackers Hijacked 4275 Websites Including U.S. & UK Govt Sites to Run Cryptocurrency Mining...

Attackers hijacked 4275 websites to inject Coinhive Monero miner including the websites of government authorities(ico.org.uk), NHS Foundation (nhs.uk), and uscourts.gov. Crypto-Mining Attacks are one of the biggest emerging threats for enterprises. And the recent trend is more mainstream and...
Abusing X.509 Digital Certificates

New Method to Establish Covert Channel Communication by Abusing X.509 Digital Certificates

Security researchers from Fidelis identified a new method to establish a covert channel communication by abusing widely implemented X.509 public key certificates. Certificates remain as a critical component of secure connection to a website. When a browser establishes a secure...
Android worm

Android Based Malicious CryptoMiner Spreading by Worm that has Infected more than 5,000 devices...

A malicious code that reuses Mirai bot spreading by a worm to mine Monero cryptocurrency and this is the first time Android worm reuse Mirai bot. The infection spreads by scanning the 5555 adb port using the malicious code and this...
Jiocoin

Beware !! Fake Android Apps Claimed as a Cryptocurrency Exchange Platform – Jio Coin

Fake apps under the name JioCoin are continuously uploading into Google play store that claims to help users to invest in this fake platform. Reliance Jio Infocomm is one of the biggest telecommunication firms in India it is a wholly...
Monacoin

17 year old school boy arrested for Creating Malware that steals Cryptocurrency Wallet Private...

A 17-year-old schoolboy arrested by Japanese police expecting to be the author of a Malware that steals Cryptocurrency Monacoin wallet Private key passwords. He targetted Monacoin a cryptocurrency based on Japanese text and it is quite familiar in Japan. "Japanese...
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