Magecart gang hides PHP-based web shells in favicons

Magecart cybercrime gang is using favicon to hide malicious PHP web shells used to maintain remote access to inject JavaScript skimmers into online stores. Magecart hackers are distributing malicious PHP web shells hidden in website favicon to inject JavaScript e-skimmers into online stores and steal payment information. Researchers from Malwarebytes observed threat actors, likely Magecart … Continue reading Magecart gang hides PHP-based web shells in favicons

FIN7 Backdoor Masquerades as Ethical Hacking Tool

The financially motivated cybercrime gang behind the Carbanak RAT is back with the Lizar malware, which can harvest all kinds of info from Windows machines. The notorious FIN7 cybercrime gang, a financially motivated group, is spreading a backdoor called Lizar under the guise of being a Windows pen-testing tool for ethical hackers. According to the … Continue reading FIN7 Backdoor Masquerades as Ethical Hacking Tool

The importance of creating a small business Cybersecurity plan

This blog was written by an independent guest blogger. It’s estimated that cyber crime will cost businesses as much as $45,000,000,000 by 2025. Each year, small businesses who haven’t put a cyber security plan in place are at the mercy of hackers who are using ever increasingly sophisticated methods to breach their network, compromise their … Continue reading The importance of creating a small business Cybersecurity plan

85% of Data Breaches Involve Human Interaction: Verizon DBIR

85% of Data Breaches Involve Human Interaction: Verizon DBIR Ransomware, phishing, and Web application attacks all increased during a year in which the majority of attacks involved a human element. Web application attacks, phishing, and ransomware increased over the past year, emphasizing a shift as attackers took advantage of people working from home and spending … Continue reading 85% of Data Breaches Involve Human Interaction: Verizon DBIR

Adapting to the Security Threat of Climate Change

Adapting to the Security Threat of Climate Change Business continuity plans that address natural and manmade disasters can help turn a cataclysmic business event into a minor slowdown. Climate change is a generational risk with profound implications to alter not just our physical world but our digital world, too. While not traditionally associated as a … Continue reading Adapting to the Security Threat of Climate Change