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Gustuff malware can steal from banking apps, then spread via contact lists

by Jeff Stone • 3 weeks ago

The hacking tool now is available for a monthly subscription of $800 on black market forums.

UN report links North Korean hackers to theft of $571 million from cryptocurrency exchanges

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

The U.N. panel is increasingly taking note of North Korea's use of cyber operations to circumvent sanctions.

Hackers turn Bangladeshi embassy website into cryptomining scheme

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

Almost the entire embassy website appears to be compromised, with nearly every attempt to access a URL ending in a request to save a malicious file.

That battery-saving app may have used your device to mine Monero, Symantec says

by Jeff Stone • 2 months ago

Microsoft has removed the apps from its store.

U.S. busts Romanian cybercrime ring that phished Americans, laundered millions of dollars

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The scheme involved an elaborate amount of social-engineering with a dose of phishing.

Zcash, Chase's cryptocurrency partner, fixes bug that could have allowed 'unlimited' counterfeits

by Jeff Stone • 2 months ago

The bug could have allowed attackers to overwhelm Zcash’s financial ecosystem with falsified currency, perhaps enough to undermine trust in the cryptocurrency altogether.

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