12 Nov 2021

UpdateAgent is Back with a Vengeance

Ashli LoppNews  

Analysts at Microsoft Security Intelligence have discovered a new variant of UpdateAgent, also known as WizardUpdate. This malware targets Mac devices by impersonating legitimate MacOS software. UpdateAgent has been in use since 2020, but the … Read More

12 Nov 2021

Supply Chains are Getting Attacked by Hackers

Ashli LoppNews  

Gaining access to a company that provides products or services for other organizations is an effective way for hackers to attack many targets at once. As a result, businesses that are part of a supply … Read More

12 Nov 2021

A New Ransomware Has Been Discovered

Ashli LoppNews  

Cyber criminals are using a new ransomware dubbed Yanluowang to encrypt a target network’s files. This ransomware is so named because it places an extension of “yanluowang” on the files it encrypts. In addition to … Read More

29 Oct 2021

Beware of QR Code Scams

Ashli LoppNews  

Businesses use Quick Response (QR) codes to provide a variety of services for their customers, such as locating apps for ordering a product and tracking shipments. They aren’t human readable, which allows scammers to easily … Read More

29 Oct 2021

FBI Issues Warning for Critical Zoho Bug

Ashli LoppNews  

A joint effort by multiple US government agencies has discovered a security threat that exploits Zoho’s ManageEngine ADSelfService Plus, a self-service password management solution with a single sign-on solution. These agencies include the Federal Bureau … Read More

28 Oct 2021

How to Find Out if your Phone Has Spyware

Ashli LoppNews  

Spyware is an application that allows a hacker to remotely access information on a computing device such as a smartphone. Finding spyware on your phone can be challenging because it’s specifically designed to remain undetected, … Read More

15 Oct 2021

Phishing Deep Dive: Whaling

Ashli LoppNews  

Whaling scams are increasing at an alarming rate. In just a year, the number of attacks has risen 131%. Companies are the primary targets so it is important for you to be familiar this type of … Read More

15 Oct 2021

The New ZLoader Ransomware Variant

Ashli LoppNews  

Search engines like Google are displaying search results that redirect the user to malicious links when they search for TeamViewer remote desktop software. These links download ZLoader malware onto the users’ system, creating a stealthy … Read More

15 Oct 2021

Three Extremely Risky Practices to Avoid

Ashli LoppNews  

A common question among businesses looking to improve their cybersecurity defenses is “Where should we focus our efforts?” A good place to start is to make sure your company is not engaging in risky practices. … Read More