Gain unauthorized access to data in a system or computer.

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Automated Bots Growing Tool For Hackers

The use of automated bots is becoming more prevalent for novice attackers as…

Outlook Bug Allowed Hackers to Use .RTF Files To Steal Windows Passwords

Microsoft patched a bug that allowed attackers to steal a target’s Windows account…

Word Attachment Delivers FormBook Malware, No Macros Required

A new wave of document attacks targeting inboxes do not require enabling macros…

Mirai Variant Targets Financial Sector With IoT DDoS Attacks

Researchers said a Mirai botnet variant, possibly linked to the IoTroop or Reaper…

Bad Microsoft Meltdown Patch Made Some Windows Systems Less Secure

Researcher finds Microsoft’s January Patch Tuesday release included a fix for the Intel…

GoScanSSH Malware Targets SSH Servers, But Avoids Military and .GOV Systems

Researchers identify a new malware family called GoScanSSH that avoids servers linked to…

GandCrab Ransomware Crooks Take Agile Development Approach

Despite setbacks hackers behind GandCrab malware are pushing ahead with lucrative new ransomware…