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More HereThe U.S. Department of Justice (DoJ) on Wednesday indicted three suspected North Korean hackers for allegedly conspiring to steal and extort over $1.3 billion in cash and cryptocurrencies from financial institutions and businesses. The three defendants — Jon Chang Hyok, 31; Kim Il, 27; and Park Jin Hyok, 36 — are said to be members of the Reconnaissance General Bureau, a military intelligence division of North Korea, also known as the Lazarus group, Hidden Cobra, or Advanced Persistent Threat 38 (APT 38). Accusing them of creating and deploying multiple malicious cryptocurre
A researcher discovered a serious vulnerability in an Xbox subdomain that exposed email addresses behind Xbox accounts. It only required an adversary to meddle with cookie files to extract this information. Xbox Subdomain Vulnerability Researcher Joseph Harris discovered a serious security flaw risking Xbox users’ privacy. The vulnerability existed in the “enforcement.xbox.com” subdomain – the portal letting Xbox users view and manage the enforcement actions against their profiles. Sharing the details with ZDNet, the researcher elaborated that when an Xbox user signs in to the portal, it creat
Drupal, the fourth popular most popular CMS behind the websites today, has released emergency fixes for some critical flaws. Exploiting these vulnerabilities allows code execution attacks. Drupal confirmed known exploits exist. Drupal Code Execution Flaws Reportedly, Drupal has disclosed two serious security flaws, via a recent advisory, that could allow code execution attacks. As elaborated, two critical severity arbitrary PHP code execution flaws affected the different CMS versions. These include CVE-2020-28948 and CVE-2020-28948. Describing the issue in the advisory, Drupal stated,
Facebook released its internally-developed Pysa security tool. Based on the open-source code of Pyre project, Facebook designed Pysa as a static code analyzer. The tool specifically looks for security bugs, unlike most other analyzers. Facebook decided to opensource the tool after witnessing its success in security Instagram. The tech giant’s internal team used the tool for identifying various bugs. Sharing the details of the tool in a post, Facebook stated, Attribution link: https://latesthackingnews.com/2020/08/11/facebook-launches-pysa-instagram-security-tool-as-open-sour