[HackerNews] Thousands of WordPress Sites Hacked to Redirect Visitors to Scam Sites

Cybersecurity researchers have disclosed a massive campaign that’s responsible for injecting malicious JavaScript code into compromised WordPress websites that redirects visitors to scam pages and other malicious websites to generate illegitimate traffic.
“The websites all shared a common issue — malicious JavaScript had been injected within their website’s files and the database, including

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[SecurityWeek] Philips Working on Patches for Vulnerabilities Found in Medical Products

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Philips is working on patches for several vulnerabilities discovered by researchers in some of the company’s medical products. read more Source: Read More (SecurityWeek RSS Feed)

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[HackerNews] Europol Busts Major Crime Ring, Arrests Over 100 Online Fraudsters

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Law enforcement agencies in Italy and Spain have dismantled an organized crime group linked to the Italian Mafia that was involved in online fraud, money laundering, drug trafficking, and property crime, netting the gang about €10 million ($11.7 million) in illegal proceeds in just a year. “The suspects defrauded hundreds of victims through phishing attacks […]

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[TheRecord] More than 1,200 phishing toolkits capable of intercepting 2FA detected in the wild

A team of academics said it found more than 1,200 phishing toolkits deployed in the wild that are capable of intercepting and allowing cybercriminals to bypass two-factor authentication (2FA) security codes. Also known as MitM (Man-in-the-Middle) phishing toolkits, these tools have become extremely popular in the cybercrime underworld in recent years after major tech companies started […]

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