Fake Tor Browser Installers Distributing Clipper Malware
It is yet unclear how these fake Tor browser installations are distributed but there are indications that torrents or third-party sources may be responsible.
March 29, 2023
New Backdoor Attack Uses Russian-Ukrainian Conflict Phishing Emails
The backdoors used in this campaign are never-before-seen malware strains called CommonMagic and PowerMagic.
March 26, 2023
US Marshals Service Data Sold on Russian Hacker Forum
The hacker is selling 350 GB worth of data for $150,000 supervised by the forum’s guarantor.
March 16, 2023
Russia Bans WhatsApp, Discord, Telegram, and Others
Interestingly, Telegram is also part of this ban, although it is owned by Russian millionaire Pavel Durov.
March 3, 2023
Hackers Deface Russian Websites on Ukraine Invasion Anniversary
A group of hackers going by the online handle of "CH01" has taken responsibility for defacing at least 32 Russian websites to mark a protest over the one-year anniversary of the Russian invasion of Ukraine.
February 25, 2023
Russian Malware Developer Behind NLBrute Extradited to US
Dairy Pankov, a.k.a. dpxaker, was accused of developing brute force and malicious software, NLBrute.
February 23, 2023
Anonymous: Russian Radio Stations Hacked with Fake Missile Alerts
Several radio stations in Russia were reportedly hacked to send fake missile alerts across the country, the government has claimed.
February 23, 2023
Hackers Advertising New Info-Stealing Malware on Dark Web
Dubbed "Stealc" by researchers, the malware is also being promoted on several Russian language hacker and cybercrime forums on the clear net, in addition to the dark web.
February 22, 2023
Trickbot Hacking Group Jointly Sanctioned By the US and Britain
The Trickbot botnet was dismantled in 2019, but its use by ransomware gangs evolved over the years.
February 13, 2023
List of Proxy IPs Exposed to Block Killnet’s DDoS Bots
Kallnet is a pro-Russian group known for targeting hospitals and other critical infrastructure in countries unfriendly to Russia.
February 8, 2023