Emerging Threats

New smishing campaign tries to steal Apple ID credentials: Header image
Apple ID security is extremely difficult to hack via malware. However, if criminals get hold of your Apple credentials, things can go wrong very fast. A recent report from Broadcom, the company that...
Jul 11, 2024
4 min read
macOS stealer Poseidon is spread via ads for the Arc browser: Header image
Information stealers, currently among the top most dangerous cybercriminal threats to Apple devices, are often distributed via malicious Google Ads that impersonate known brands. Now, leveraging the increasing popularity of the Arc web...
Jul 4, 2024
6 min read
New SatanStealer can steal passwords and phone numbers: Header image
Open-source malware hosted on GitHub is free to use and free to copy. It can be modified and customized, and it can be distributed to anyone. But while some malware repositories (project files...
Jun 21, 2024
5 min read
GRU-linked hackers used Headlace stealer for military espionage: Header image
It is widely accepted that the next couple of months will be critical for geopolitics. With landmark EU, UK, and US elections all happening this year, the days to come will not only...
Jun 7, 2024
7 min read
Hackers use GitHub profiles to pose as 1Password and other apps: Header image
GitHub, the popular software platform used by over 100 million developers, is the latest target of a Russian-speaking coordinated cybercriminal campaign of malware distribution.  GitHub allows a global community of software developers to...
May 23, 2024
6 min read
With Lockbit disrupted by law enforcement and ALPHV (BlackCat) staging its own exit to escape mounting pressure from international agencies, the ransomware underground is in a state of flux. The question has been...
May 17, 2024
7 min read
Information stealers targeting Mac users are nothing new. In fact, they have become a steadily growing trend in the past 2 years. What is new is a combination of stealer and spyware, which...
May 10, 2024
7 min read
AMOS stealer is being spread via fake Web3 games: Header image
From impersonating Slack to promoting fake websites on Google Search and Google Ads, stealing information on Telegram, posing as fake browser updates, and more, Atomic Stealer (AMOS) has been shape-shifting in the past...
Apr 23, 2024
6 min read
LightSpy malware is back, and it's spying on iPhone users: Header image
LightSpy, a sophisticated piece of iOS malware first discovered in 2020, is making a big comeback, targeting iPhone users in Asia as geopolitical tensions in the region increase.  International media broke the news...
Apr 18, 2024
6 min read
Facebook ads posing as Midjourney and ChatGPT spread malware: Header image
As GenAI becomes multi-modal, the hype of image and video AI generators has captivated the world. Millions of users worldwide flock to OpenAI’s website to check out Sora, while others turn to Midjourney....
Apr 11, 2024
6 min read