Posts From Seid Yassin

Chinese app maker Sungy Mobile may have exposed the information of more than 50.5 million of its customers, according to researchers who were able to access dozens of the company’s databases through a pair of IP addresses that did not

Microsoft has rolled out its August Patch Tuesday fixes, addressing 19 critical vulnerabilities, including fixes for two zero-day vulnerabilities that are under active attack. Overall, the company patched a total of 60 flaws, spanning Microsoft Windows, Edge, Internet Explorer (IE),

Phishing works no matter how hard a company tries to protect its customers or employees. Security researchers have been warning of a new phishing attack that cybercriminals and email scammers are using in the wild to bypass the Advanced Threat

WhatsApp, the most popular messaging application in the world, has been found vulnerable to multiple security vulnerabilities that could allow malicious users to intercept and modify the content of messages sent in both private as well as group conversations. Discovered

SamSam creators to date have raked in $6 million and the ransomware continues to be a thorn in the sides of organizations in both the public and private sectors. Peter MacKenzie, global malware escalations manager working in Sophos Technical Support,

Artificial Intelligence (AI) has been seen as a potential solution for automatically detecting and combating malware, and stop cyber attacks before they affect any organization. However, the same technology can also be weaponized by threat actors to power a new

The recently uncovered “Black” botnet campaign using the Ramnit malware racked up 100,000 infections in the two months through July– but the offensive could just be a precursor to a much larger attack coming down the pike, according to researchers,

Legacy Wi-Fi just became a little less safe: According to Jens Steube, the developer of the password-cracking tool known as Hashcat, has found a faster, easier way to crack WPA/WPA2-protected Wi-Fi networks. Hackers have compromised the WPA/WPA2 encryption protocols in