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A Chinese company has 25 million Android devices tangled in an ad fraud scheme
Researchers declined to identify the company by name, citing an ongoing law enforcement investigation.
Dozens of Facebook pages about current events in Libya were linked to malware
Facebook removed the pages — which collectively had hundreds of thousands of followers — after notification from researchers, Check Point said.
Embassies targeted in ongoing spearphishing campaign that weaponized Microsoft Excel files
Hackers filled emails U.S. State Department logos and “Top Secret” labels to trick victims into believing they were legitimate.
Hacking tools used by North Korea's Lazarus Group aimed at Russian targets
Check Point cautions that while it’s “problematic” to definitively pinpoint who’s responsible for such an attack, its “analysis reveals intrinsic connections to the tactics, techniques and tools used by the North Korean APT group[.]”
Epic Games login tokens were susceptible to theft, research shows
Researchers say it was possible to hijack old Epic Games domains and use them break into other users' accounts.
'Man-in-the-disk' attack took advantage of Android data security flaws
Google acknowledged the problem and fixed it in several official apps, but other developers seem to have chosen to ignore it.