Operation Magalenha: Brazilian Hackers Hit Portuguese Banks in Malware Attack
SentinelLabs has uncovered a malware campaign in which Brazilian hackers are targeting Portuguese banks for monetary gains.
May 25, 2023
Hundreds of Websites and Piracy Apps Seized in US-Brazil’s Operation 404.4
In the fourth wave of Operation 404, the Brazilian law enforcement agencies blocked/shut down around 226 websites and…
June 29, 2022
10 Arrested for Involvement in Online Sexual Exploitation in Europe
The arrests were made in Spain, Portugal, and France in a coordinated effort by Brazilian Federal Police and…
June 28, 2022
Microsoft and Okta Confirm Data Breach Claims by LAPSUS$
Both companies have confirmed the breach after Lapsus$ hackers leaked screenshots of Okta’s internal system and source code…
March 23, 2022
Samsung confirms data breach as Lapsus$ hackers leak its source code
In total, Lapsus$ hackers have leaked 189 GB worth of sensitive data, while Samsung has confirmed the incident;…
March 7, 2022
WiFi software management firm exposed millions of users’ data
Brazil-based WiFi management software firm WSpot exposed extensive details of high-profile firms and millions of customers.
November 23, 2021
Brazilian marketplace integrator Hariexpress exposed 1.75 billion records
At the time of publishing this article, the data was still exposed and growing as there has been no response from Hariexpress.
October 13, 2021
DeepDotWeb admin pleads guilty to money laundering, kickbacks
DeepDotWeb (DDW) was seized by the FBI in April 2019 and Tal Prihar, an Israeli citizen was arrested from Brazil.
April 1, 2021
Op protected childhood: 113 online child predators arrested
The arrests took place as part of Operation protected childhood initiated by ICE, HSI, MJSP against child sexual abuse material (CSAM).
November 14, 2020
Ghimob banking trojan targeting hundreds of Android apps
A Brazil-based threat group is responsible for deploying the Ghimob banking trojan in multiple countries.
November 10, 2020