Trickbot now stealing credentials

Trickbot is a banking malware that targets Windows machines, developed around 2016, and already with a lot of features. Many of those inspired on another banking trojan called Dyreza, according to Malware Bytes analysis. As if it was not enough by targeting a wide array…

Cryptocurrency NiceHash Marketplace Suffers Hack, $64 Million in Bitcoin Stolen

NiceHash hack: Cryptocurrency marketplace NiceHash has claimed that the contents of its bitcoin wallet was stolen in a security breach, with nearly $64 billion in bitcoins lost. Slovenia-based cryptocurrency mining marketplace NiceCash allows users looking to sell their computers’ processing time for cryptocurrency mining in…

Cybercriminals Lock Hotel Guests Out of Room, Demand Ransom

The Romantik Seehotel Jaegerwirt, a luxury 4-starr hotel in Austria has revealed that it was the victim of a cyberattack which saw cybercriminals hack the hotel’s electronic key system, leaving hundreds of guests locked out of their rooms. The hotel’s management revealed that its targeted…

CryptoWall Surpassing Expectations: Victims Paying Up to $2000 to Get Files Back

You might have heard about the infamous ransomware CryptoLocker. It was something of a prototype for the current wave of ransomware. The premise of the malware is simple. Once it gets onto a victim computer, it starts encrypting certain file types. It then demands ransom…