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“Catch Me If You Can” Trojan Banker Zeus Strikes Again - SpiderLabs Anterior

“Catch Me If You Can” Trojan Banker Zeus Strikes Again - SpiderLabs Anterior | Chronicle of Cyber Crime | Scoop.it

In this blog we will discuss the techniques used by the cyber-gang to exploit users’ machines. We will analyze Blackhole Exploit Kit as the main attack vector that was used.

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F-Secure releases anti-hacker Banking Protection tool

F-Secure releases anti-hacker Banking Protection tool | Chronicle of Cyber Crime | Scoop.it

Finnish security firm F-Secure revealed the new service as an addition to the company's existing Internet Security 2013 antivirus and works by blocking any connections that could potentially compromise the device while banking online.

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NSA: Looking for a few good cybersecurity professionals

NSA: Looking for a few good cybersecurity professionals | Chronicle of Cyber Crime | Scoop.it

At a time when cyberattacks on America's critical infrastructure have increased 17-fold (between 2009 and 2011), the need for highly trained cybersecurity professionals is acute. However, 83% of federal hiring managers in a recent survey said it was extremely difficult to find well-trained cybersecurity professionals and a projected shortfall of 20,000 to more than 40,000 people is expected in the years to come.

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New international plan to tackle cyber crime launched

A new international plan to tackle cyber crime has been launched at Queen's University Belfast.

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Infographics : The State of Mobile Malware

Infographics : The State of Mobile Malware | Chronicle of Cyber Crime | Scoop.it

With mobile malware becoming an increasing risk, it is important to be educated about the risks and how to protect your mobile device.  Check out this helpful infographic created by software company Bullguard that explains the current state of mobile malware.

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Malware Attack on Iran Oil Reminiscent of Stuxnet Worm Attack on Nuke Facility | Frauds and Ends

Malware Attack on Iran Oil Reminiscent of Stuxnet Worm Attack on Nuke Facility | Frauds and Ends | Chronicle of Cyber Crime | Scoop.it

Recently, the Iranian oil ministry said its network and the country's main oil export terminal had been infected with malware forcing engineers to temporarily take the system offline.

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Info Stealer Poses as Google Chrome Installer | Malware Blog | Trend Micro

Info Stealer Poses as Google Chrome Installer | Malware Blog | Trend Micro | Chronicle of Cyber Crime | Scoop.it
We recently found some suspicious looking URLs which suggest that a malicious file named ChromeSetup.exe is hosted in domains like Facebook and Google.
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“Catch Me If You Can” Trojan Banker Zeus Strikes Again - SpiderLabs Anterior

“Catch Me If You Can” Trojan Banker Zeus Strikes Again - SpiderLabs Anterior | Chronicle of Cyber Crime | Scoop.it

In this blog we will discuss the techniques used by the cyber-gang to exploit users’ machines. We will analyze Blackhole Exploit Kit as the main attack vector that was used.

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Banking Malware Monitors Victims By Hijacking Webcams and Microphones, Researchers Say

Banking Malware Monitors Victims By Hijacking Webcams and Microphones, Researchers Say | Chronicle of Cyber Crime | Scoop.it

The SpyEye variant secretly films and records what victims say and do when they are being defrauded.

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Symantec Discovers New Database Sabotage Malware

Symantec Discovers New Database Sabotage Malware | Chronicle of Cyber Crime | Scoop.it
W32.Narilam targets corporate databases, and incorporates functionality to update and modify a Microsoft SQL database if it is accessible by Object Linking and Embedding Database (OLEDB).

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3 years later, hackers who hit Google continue string of potent attacks

3 years later, hackers who hit Google continue string of potent attacks | Chronicle of Cyber Crime | Scoop.it

Attackers armed with a seemingly unlimited number of 0day exploits, report says.


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Websense Delivers 10 New Advanced Malware and Data Theft Defenses

Websense Delivers 10 New Advanced Malware and Data Theft Defenses | Chronicle of Cyber Crime | Scoop.it

The Websense TRITON solution provides enterprises with the deep protection, forensics and visibility necessary to understand: which individuals are subject to attacks; cybercrime tactics and methods; attack communications and destinations; and what data is being targeted.

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Global Payments Breach « The Day Before Zero

Global Payments Breach « The Day Before Zero | Chronicle of Cyber Crime | Scoop.it

Global Payments, an Atlanta-based payment card processing firm, announced yesterday that they had suffered “unauthorized access into a portion of its processing system“.

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Cybersecurity Risks in Public Companies Infographic

Cybersecurity Risks in Public Companies Infographic | Chronicle of Cyber Crime | Scoop.it

Following new SEC guidance issued in the US relating to disclosure of cybersecurity risks in company filings, public companies are beginning to be measured by regulators and investors on the strength of their cybersecurity solution and ability to protect intellectual property and customer data.

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Google to notify users infected with DNSChanger trojan

Google to notify users infected with DNSChanger trojan | Chronicle of Cyber Crime | Scoop.it
Google is embarking on an effort to notify Internet users if their computers or home routers are still infected with the DNSChanger Trojan, a piece of sophisticated malware that has compromised an estimated 500,000 systems.
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The Evolution of the Hacktivist Threat | SecurityWeek.Com

The Evolution of the Hacktivist Threat | SecurityWeek.Com | Chronicle of Cyber Crime | Scoop.it

While different hacktivist "groups" such as LulzSec and Anonymous have various motives and purposes for their attacks, studies of the methods utilized in the wild reflect that most hacktivists have a preference for the same tools that penetration testers use.

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