monero

Network attacks exploiting a recently patched Drupal vulnerability are attempting to drop Monero mining malware onto vulnerable systems.  Tracked as CVE-2018-7602 and considered a highly critical issue that could result in remote code execution, the vulnerability impacts Drupal’s versions Seven & Eight and was addressed in April this year. TheRead More →

crypto

Hackers behind cryptominer attacks are growing more and more ruthless. A cryptominer malware sample named WinstarNssmMiner has been tracked in 500,000 attacks in the past three days alone, earning the criminals $27,000, according to researchers. What makes the cryptominer so dangerous is the fact that post infection if a victim’sRead More →

crypto

Hundreds of websites running on the Drupal content management system – including those of the San Diego Zoo as well as the National Labor Relations Board – were targeted by a malicious cryptomining campaign taking advantage of unpatched and recently revealed vulnerabilities. The attacks, which have impacted 400+ government andRead More →

monero

The IT security researchers at Fortinet have found a dangerous new malware that not only mines Monero cryptocurrency however also disables security features on the targeted Windows system – All of this, while it uses the NSA’s (National Security Agency) exploits.  EternalRomance & EternalBlue Exploits? For those who are not aware of these exploits,Read More →