Hackers hit Norsk Hydro with ransomware. The company responded with transparency

Posted on 20-12-2019
https://news.microsoft.com/transform/hackers-hit-norsk-hydro-ransomware-company-responded-transparency/

The bedside phone rang at 4 a.m. in Oslo, Norway. The pre-dawn call filled Torstein Gimnes Are with a drowsy sense of dread. That only deepened when he heard the first words from the other end. &ldqu...

S’pore police warn of new scam targeting bank customers that has cost victims S$65,000

Posted on 13-12-2019
https://mothership.sg/2019/11/singapore-sms-bank-account-scam/

According to the police, victims would receive an SMS message claiming their ATM card had been blocked, deactivated, or that their bank account had been locked. The SMS message also instructed victim...

The Spotify Phishing Attack That Tricks Users Through Fake Failed Payment Notices

Posted on 12-12-2019
https://latesthackingnews.com/2019/12/09/the-spotify-phishing-attack-that-tricks-users-through-fake-failed-payment-notices/

Spotify Phishing Attack Aimed At Stealing Card Details The Australian email security firm MailGuard recently warned users of a new Spotify phishing campaign in the wild. This phishing attack aims at S...

Google Confirms Critical Android 8, 9 And 10 ‘Permanent’ Denial Of Service Threat

Posted on 10-12-2019
https://www.forbes.com/sites/daveywinder/2019/12/07/google-confirms-critical-android-8-9-and-10-permanent-denial-of-service-threat/#4dbd40bc66fe

The December 2019 Android Security Bulletin has been published by Google and contains details of several vulnerabilities within the Android operating system. In total, three vulnerabilities have been ...

Facebook Sued Hong Kong Firm for Hacking Users and Ad Fraud Scheme

Posted on 10-12-2019
https://thehackernews.com/2019/12/facebook-account-hacking.html

Following its efforts to take legal action against those misusing its social media platform, Facebook has now filed a new lawsuit against a Hong Kong-based advertising company and two Chinese individu...