GhostMiner malware discovered

Malicious crypto-miners have invaded the cyberspace over the past year, due to the massive increase in the value of crypto-currency. The most recent miner malware discovered by malware researchers is GhostMiner. This miner adopted the most effective techniques used by other malware families, including fileless infection attacks. GhostMiner is mining[…]

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Bad bots make one-fifth of all web traffic

Bad bots are the new favorite weapons of competitors, hackers, and fraudsters. These bots represent the critical culprits behind web scraping, brute force attacks, competitive data mining, online fraud, account hijacking, data theft, spam, digital ad fraud, and downtime. In 2017 alone, bad bots were responsible for 21.8% of all[…]

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Secret server keys are available online

Equifax data breach leave thousands of servers running etcd exposed. Multiple user credentials are now publicly available on the Internet. Nowadays anyone can make a quick query search through the Shodan search engine and find a total of 2,284 etcd servers which are leaking credentials, passwords and keys required for[…]

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