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Today β€” 8 August 2022The Hacker News

New Orchard Botnet Uses Bitcoin Founder’s Account Info to Generate Malicious Domains

8 August 2022 at 13:55
A new botnet named Orchard has been observed using Bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto's account transaction information to generate domain names to conceal its command-and-control (C2) infrastructure. "Because of the uncertainty of Bitcoin transactions, this technique is more unpredictable than using the common time-generated [domain generation algorithms], and thus more difficult to defend

The Benefits of Building a Mature and Diverse Blue Team

8 August 2022 at 13:43
A few days ago, a friend and I were having a rather engaging conversation that sparked my excitement. We were discussing my prospects of becoming a red teamer as a natural career progression. The reason I got stirred up is not that I want to change either my job or my position, as I am a happy camper being part of Cymulate's blue team. What upset me was that my friend could not grasp the idea

Researchers Uncover Classiscam Scam-as-a-Service Operations in Singapore

8 August 2022 at 13:37
A sophisticated scam-as-a-service operation dubbed Classiscam has now infiltrated into Singapore, more than 1.5 years afterΒ expanding to Europe. "Scammers posing as legitimate buyers approach sellers with the request to purchase goods from their listings and the ultimate aim of stealing payment data," Group-IBΒ saidΒ in a report shared with The Hacker News. The cybersecurity firm called the

Meta Cracks Down on Cyber Espionage Operations in South Asia Abusing Facebook

8 August 2022 at 07:00
Facebook parent company Meta disclosed that it took action against two espionage operations in South Asia that leveraged its social media platforms to distribute malware to potential targets. The first set of activities is what the company described as "persistent and well-resourced" and undertaken by a hacking group tracked under the moniker Bitter APT (aka APT-C-08 or T-APT-17) targeting
Yesterday β€” 7 August 2022The Hacker News

New IoT RapperBot Malware Targeting Linux Servers via SSH Brute-Forcing Attack

7 August 2022 at 04:29
A new IoT botnet malware dubbed RapperBot has been observed rapidly evolving its capabilities since it was first discovered in mid-June 2022. "This family borrows heavily from the originalΒ Mirai source code, but what separates it from other IoT malware families is its built-in capability to brute force credentials and gain access to SSH servers instead of Telnet as implemented in Mirai,"
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Hackers Exploit Twitter Vulnerability to Exposes 5.4 Million Accounts

6 August 2022 at 09:10
Twitter on Friday revealed that a now-patched zero-day bug was used to link phone numbers and emails to user accounts on the social media platform. "As a result of the vulnerability, if someone submitted an email address or phone number to Twitter's systems, Twitter's systems would tell the person what Twitter account the submitted email addresses or phone number was associated with, if any,"

Slack Resets Passwords After a Bug Exposed Hashed Passwords for Some Users

6 August 2022 at 08:44
Slack said it took the step of resetting passwords for about 0.5% of its users after a flaw exposed salted password hashes when creating or revoking shared invitation links for workspaces. "When a user performed either of these actions, Slack transmitted a hashed version of their password to other workspace members," the enterprise communication and collaboration platformΒ saidΒ in an alert on 4th
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