Ransomware

Bitcoin Is Now Losing Steam in the Ransomware Department:   Cyber slueths at Fortinet have discovered a cryptocurrency application that is actually a ransomware app in disguise.  The cybersecurity firm in its recent report, indicated that the SpriteCoin application to be a new kind of nefarious ransomware technique. It promptsRead More →

andoid

According to a report published recently by antivirus provider Kaspersky Lab, Skygofree is most likely an offensive security product sold by an Italian-based IT company that markets various surveillance wares. With forty-eight different commands in its newest version the malware has undergone constant development since its creation in 2014. It relies onRead More →

crypto

Another crypto-currency service provider has been breached costing some hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of losses to Stellar users this time around. DNS hackers have hijacked the Blackwallet server and redirected the traffic and made off with 669,910 XLM.   The team behind Blackwallet has confirmed with CBNN thatRead More →

canadian crypto

Canadian authorities have put into custody a Canadian man for operating a website that collected stolen personal identity records from three billion accounts and subsequently sold them for  profit. According to the Royal Canadian Police, the 27 year old Jordan Evan Bloom of Thornhill is the individual behind  LeakedSource.com—a known repository that compiledRead More →