Hackers offers to sell Microsoft, Cisco, more source code related to Solarwinds incident
We reported last week that Microsoft’s investigation of the Solarwinds hack discovered that hackers appear to have compromised some of their internal accounts and had viewed some Microsoft source code. Now a hacker is offeri...
Microsoft release outcome of internal Solorigate Investigation, discovers additional attacks on their source c...
In a blog post, Microsoft has released some further details of their investigation in the Solarwinds incident, which saw 18,000 companies, including Microsoft, hacked by what appears to be a sophisticated state actor. In the post,...
Microsoft, FireEye and GoDaddy release kill switch for SolarWinds Sunburst hack
Microsoft, FireEye, and GoDaddy have taken advantage of a killswitch in the Sunburst malware distributed as part of the Solarwinds hack, which has affected more than 18,000 companies and government institutions. The infected DLL w...
Russian hackers reportedly spied on the U.S. Treasury Department by hacking Microsoft 365
Reuters report that hackers have been spying on the email of the U.S. Treasury Department for months by breaching their installation of Microsoft 365. The hackers were able to defeat Microsoft’s platform’s authentication c...
Google Project Zero reveals wireless AirDrop iPhone exploit which needs no user interaction
Illustrating the battle between convenience and security, Google Project Zero has just revealed a major gap left by AirDrop in securing the iPhone, by demonstrating an exploit which allows full control over a random iPhone without...
Billions of devices vulnerable due to new BLSA Bluetooth hack
Bluetooth hacks are not new, but hackers have found a completely new angle of attack on the protocol which has left billions of devices vulnerable to being hacked. A team of security researchers at the Purdue University has discov...
Twitter’s July 15 hack was caused by hackers stealing employee credentials via phone phishing
by Sean Chan
On July 15, Twitter suffered a massive hack that compromised accounts of high profile people like Elon Musk, Bill Gates and former President Barak Obama. The attackers ran a Bitcoin financial scam and were able to get away with ab...
Hacker claims to have grabbed 63.2 GB of Microsoft source code from GitHub
A hacker has posted segments of what is claimed to be a massive 63.2 GB dump of Microsoft’s private GitHub repositories, takes as recently as the 03/28/2020 by the same hacker who hacked Indonesian company Tokopedia. Screens...
OurMine hacked the official FC Barcelona and Olympics twitter accounts
Just a week back, we reported about an attack on Facebook’s Twitter and Instagram accounts. The hack was instigated by OurMine who claimed that Twitter has loopholes related to third-party apps. The company promised to ident...
Facebook’s Twitter and Instagram accounts were hacked
Twitter and Instagram account of Facebook were compromised earlier today by OurMine who claimed the responsibility by sending out a tweet from the official accounts. This is not the first time OurMine has been in the news as the o...