Hackers Use GitHub Servers for Cryptocurrency Mining
Cybercriminals have infiltrated the code-hosting platform’s server infrastructure to use its resources for illicit cryptocurrency mining. The information comes from a report published by The Record, whose team confirmed the story with a GitHub spokesperson. The electronic break-ins started in t
APT actors exploiting vulnerabilities in the Fortinet VPN operating system
The FBI and the U.S. Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) have warned that APT (advanced persistent threat) nation-state actors are exploiting security vulnerabilities in the Fortinet cybersecurity operating system. According to the alert issued by these agencies, APT actors are s
Personal Data of 533 Million Facebook Users Leaked Online
Personal information belonging to more than 533 million Facebook users has been posted online in a low-level hacker forum. An anonymous user leaked this data in a forum post on Saturday. It contains compromised user information including email addresses, phone numbers, and physical addresses. The
SolarWinds Hackers Obtain Emails of Top DHS Officials
According to a report by the Associated Press, attackers behind the SolarWinds hack gained access to email accounts of top officials from the Department of Homeland Security. Email accounts that were compromised include those belonging to the then-secretary Chad Wolf and the department’s cybersecu