The QSnatch malware that was first spotted in 2019 grew from 7,000 bots to more than 62,000 affected devices According to security alters,[1] the malware has infected network-attached storage – NAS devices from the developer QNAP.[2] Cybersecurity teams from the United States and the United Kingdom,[3] state that attacks with […]

New QSnatch malware attack reports: 62,000 QNAP NAS devices infected

Garmin smartwatch and aviation services shut down for hours – new WastedLocker ransomware supposed to be the culprit Garmin Ltd., an American multinational technology company headquartered in Kansas[1], and actively competing with Fitbit and Apple has experienced an outage on July 23, 2020. The company has shared an official note […]

Garmin smartwatches and aviation shut down due to ransomware attack

Third-party service provider for number of non-profit organizations, as well as University of York, was hacked On July 21, the University of York disclosed alarming news to its students, alumni, and other related parties. According to the academic establishment, its third-party provider, Blackbaud, was involved in a cybersecurity incident, in which […]

Ransomware attack on Blackbaud leaks University of York students’ data

The US accuses two hackers of working with China’s Ministry of State security to obtain data from government organizations Covid-19 research and trade secrets allegedly targeted by two Chinese nationals also involved in a ten-year-long hacking campaign.[1] The department of Justice revealed charges against two hackers from China in the […]

Chinese hackers allegedly target COVID-19 vaccine and government data

BlackRock Android malware targets passwords and credit card details from dating, social media, instant messaging applications Newly discovered Android banking trojan steals credentials from more than 337 applications in various categories.[1] Dubbed BlackRock, the trojan can steal data from mobile apps that are not all used for financial purposes.[2] The […]

New Android malware targets data on entertainment, social media apps