New Prilex Malware Blocks Contactless Payments to Steal Credit Card Data

Prilex is indeed a single threat actor that transformed from malware targeted at ATMs into distinctive modular point-of-sale (PoS) malware. Prilex has resurfaced with new upgrades that allow it to block contactless payment transactions. This is ex…

Sandworm APT Group Adds New Wiper to Its Hacking Toolkit

During the monitored timespan, APT groups aligned with Russia have been observed to be heavily involved in cyber operations aimed at Ukraine.  These operations have included deploying malicious software, such as wipers (which can erase data on a targeted system) and ransomware (which can encrypt a system’s data and demand payment for the decryption key).  […]

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New Research Uncovers Threat Actor Behind Infamous Golden Chickens Malware-as-a-Service

The identity of the individual behind the Golden Chickens malware-as-a-service has been uncovered by cybersecurity experts. The perpetrator, known online as “badbullzvenom,” has been identified in the real world. An extensive 16-month inves…

Hackers Using Sliver Framework as an Alternative to Cobalt Strike & Metasploit

Silver is an open-source command-and-control framework that is becoming increasingly popular among malicious actors at current attacks. As threat actors are opting for this option since it offers a viable alternative to commercial tools such as:- Desig…