Regional News (Middle East)

Phishing Spy Campaign Targets Top Middle East Officials

Researchers have discovered a phishing campaign that infected Android devices with custom surveillance-ware bent on extracting data from top officials,

Dubai’s Careem hit by cyber attack affecting 14 million users

DUBAI (Reuters) – Careem, Uber’s main ride-hailing app rival in the Middle East, was hit by a cyber attack that

Google Play Boots Three Malicious Apps from Marketplace Tied to Apts

Two advanced persistent threat groups managed to sneak apps onto the Google Play marketplace earlier this year. Both were designed

Poisoned Search Results Deliver Banking Malware

Cybercriminals are using novel approaches to poison Google search results in the hope of infecting users with a banking Trojan

Petya Ransomware Outbreak

Less than two months after the disastrous, global WannaCry infestation, a variant of the Petya ransomware dubbed PetrWrap has started

Regional Regulatory Compliance Trends: Strategies and Implications

Extracted from a podcast by Tim White, Director of Product Management, Policy Compliance at Qualys, who talks about regulatory compliance

Sorebrect- A Fileless Ransomware

A new ransomware malware has been discovered by Trend Micro. The ransomware incorporates the characteristics of fileless and was discovered

Fireball: Chaos Around the World

There is no doubt that WannaCry, a ransomware that exploits a zero-day vulnerability shook the world. Everyone was on alert