Cyber criminals range from rogue individuals to organized crime groups to state-sponsored factions. They use techniques like phishing, social engineering, and all kinds of malware to pursue their nefarious plans. Cybercriminals are known to access the cybercriminal underground markets found in the deep web to trade malicious goods and services, such as hacking tools and stolen data.

Cybercriminals are individuals or teams of people who use technology to commit malicious activities on digital systems or networks to steal sensitive company information or personal data, and generating profit. cyber criminals tactics include cyberespionage, malware, identity theft and other fraud, cryptojacking, cyberextortion, and cyberbullying.

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Dark Nexus, a new IoT botnet spotted in the wild

Cybersecurity researchers have discovered a new IoT botnet, tracked as Dark Nexus. The new botnet can be used to launch distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks. Dark nexus has compromised hundreds of IoT devices, including routers from Dasan Zhone, Dlink, and ASUS, video recorders, and thermal cameras. Researchers from cybersecurity firm Bitdefender said in a post that the new…

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Attackers Are Exploiting Docker Containers to Deliver Cryptomining Malware

For the past few months, an organized attack campaign is targeting misconfigured open Docker Daemon API ports to spread the Kinsing malware which is designed for cryptomining. The Kinsing malware is a Linux-based malware that contains a cryptominer that spreads through containers with the purpose of mining the Bitcoin cryptocurrency. According to Gal Singer, cybersecurity…

Dharma, ransomware-källkoden är nu tillgänglig för försäljning på hackforum

Ransomware-källkoden för en av de mest lukrativa ransomware-strains, Dharma, har gjorts tillgänglig för försäljning på två ryska hackingforum. Enligt ZDNet säljs källkoden Dharma ransomware till ett lågt pris på 2 000 USD.     Den aktuella frågan om ransomware-källkoden som är tillgänglig för försäljning, är att koden så småningom skulle vara tillgänglig för offentlig internet…

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Zoom Domains Targeted by Hackers to Push Malware

With the outbreak of the Coronavirus, hackers are attempting to take advantage of the popularity of online communication platforms that are used by businesses, school classrooms, and normal users. This time, attackers are taking advantage of Zoom’s increasing user base since the COVID-19 outbreak started by registering hundreds of new Zoom-themed domains for malicious purposes. …