Russian State-Linked Hackers Breach HPE’s Cloud Email System

Illustration of a bear wearing a cozy scarf, representing the cyber threat group APT29 (also known as Cozy Bear or Nobelium) believed to be associated with Russia, targeting HP (Hewlett Packard) in a hacking incident.

On January 19, 2024, Suspected hackers with ties to the Kremlin have allegedly infiltrated Hewlett Packard Enterprise’s (HPE) cloud email environment, accessing and exfiltrating mailbox data. Introduction: Unveiling a Cybersecurity Crisis In May 2023, a significant breach shook the cybersecurity world, targeting a specific subset of HPE mailboxes. This breach, which remained undetected for months, […]

Kimsuky: Their Use of RDP in Controlling Systems

Kimsuky, a notorious APT group supported by North Korea, has been actively operating in the cybersecurity realm since 2013. Their evolution from targeting research institutions to a South Korean energy agency in 2014 marked a significant shift. Today, their reach extends across national defense, diplomacy, academia, and media sectors. Their mission: infiltrate systems, extract sensitive information, and acquire advanced technologies.

Lazarus Group Steals $240 Million in Cryptocurrency

Unveiling the Operations of Lazarus Group's APT38

Lazarus Group, a hacking group thought to have ties to North Korea, has stolen almost $240 million in cryptocurrency since June 2023. This is a huge increase in the number of bitcoins they have stolen. The notorious hacking group has been linked to several claims from cybersecurity companies including Certik, Elliptic, and ZachXBT about the […]

Lazarus Group: Unmasking Cyber Espionage

Introduction Lazarus Group (APT 38) has consistently made headlines and struck fear into the hearts of governments, corporations, and cybersecurity experts alike. This shadowy cybercriminal organization has been responsible for some of the most audacious and devastating cyberattacks in recent history. In this comprehensive article, we delve deep into the enigmatic world of the Lazarus […]

Apple Zero Day: New iMessage Exploit Uncovered

Security is critical in today’s fast-paced technological world. Companies like Apple are constantly vigilant about protecting their users as cyber threats evolve on a daily basis. On a recent Thursday, Apple acted quickly to address two zero-day vulnerabilities actively exploited by the NSO Group’s Pegasus mercenary spyware. We delve into these vulnerabilities and Apple’s response […]

Operation Duck Hunt: How FBI Killed Qakbot Crimeware 

The world of cybersecurity is a dynamic battleground in which law enforcement agencies use innovative strategies and technologies to tackle the ever-changing danger of bad actors. “Operation Duck Hunt,” a spectacular combined international effort led by the FBI and various European partners, is a recent colossal victory in this ongoing drama. The malevolent Qakbot botnet […]

Social Engineering in Cybersecurity: The Art of Manipulation and Protection

Cyberattacks are a big worry in the digital world of today, where everything is related and technology is a big part of our lives. Social engineering stands out as a sneaky and sneaky way that hackers try to get what they want. Social engineering is a way for hackers to break through digital defences. It […]

Advanced Persistent Threats(APT). Threat Hunting

Unveiling Advanced Techniques In the ever-changing world of threat hunting, it’s not just important to stay ahead of possible threats; it’s a must. Keeping track of Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) groups is one of the most important problems that organizations have to deal with. These smart enemies use complicated plans to break into networks, steal […]

Understanding Lapsus$ Group’s SIM-Swapping Attacks

Introduction In a striking revelation, the U.S. government has meticulously dissected the labyrinthine strategies employed by the Lapsus$ extortion group to infiltrate a multitude of organizations boasting robust security protocols. Their audacious methods, including the notorious SIM swapping technique, have left a trail of breaches that sent shockwaves throughout the cybersecurity landscape. Delving into this […]

A Comprehensive Guide to CVE-2022-30190 (Follina)

Introduction In today’s ever-changing digital landscape, cybersecurity is a top priority for businesses, organizations, and individuals alike. Among the various issues, two serious vulnerabilities, CVE-2021-40444 and CVE-2022-30190, commonly known as Follina, have lately attracted the attention of the cybersecurity community. Understanding CVE-2021-40444 CVE-2021-40444 attacks Microsoft Office products, posing a serious security risk to consumers. The […]