Microsoft: Iranian Nation-State Group Sanctioned by U.S. Behind Charlie Hebdo Hack

Feb 06, 2023Ravie LakshmananHacktivist / Cyber Attack An Iranian nation-state group sanctioned by the U.S. government has been attributed to the hack of the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in early January 2023. Microsoft, which disclosed details of the incident, is tracking the activity cluster under its chemical element-themed moniker NEPTUNIUM, which is an Iran-based […]

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A prominent UK cybersecurity stock is under attack from short sellers. Here’s what you need to know

Darktrace, one of the U.K.’s largest cybersecurity companies, was founded in 2013 by a group of former intelligence experts and mathematicians. Omar Marques | SOPA Images | LightRocket via Getty Images Cybersecurity company Darktrace, one of the U.K.’s most prominent tech names, has found itself under attack from short sellers. The company, whose tools allow […]

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Poco X5 Pro 5G Review: The Complete Package?

The Indian smartphone market has seen a lot of activity recently in the sub-Rs. 30,000 category. Most of the new launches have generally been successors of phones which were available last year in and around the Rs. 20,000 mark. The price hike of new launches can be attributed to various factors such as the rising cost of components and raw materials, […]

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The Logic Behind Bidens Refusal to Negotiate the Debt Ceiling

President Joe Biden has already made the most important domestic-policy decision hell likely face this year. Biden and his top advisers have repeatedly indicated that they will reject demands from the new GOP majority in the House of Representatives to link increasing the debt ceiling with cutting federal spending. Instead, Biden is insisting that Congress […]

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Republican Congressman Wanted Trump To Impose ‘Marshall Law’ To Stay On As President

A Republican lawmaker told the Donald Trump-era White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadowsthat the former president should invoke martial law, as reported in December 2022. What Happened: The revelation was made in a trove of over 2,300 text messages that Meadows forked over to the Jan.6 select committee. The text messages were obtained by […]

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Bitcoin, Ethereum, Dogecoin Dip: Analyst Sees Apex Crypto Being ‘Content’ At $23K Level As ‘Good News’

Major cryptocurrencies dippedon Sundayevening, as the market capitalization fell 2% to $1.07 trillion, recorded at 8:30 p.m. EST. Cryptocurrency Gains (+/-) Price Bitcoin -1.41% $22,996.85 Ethereum -1.94% $1,634 Dogecoin -2.61% $0.092 What Happened: The largest cryptocurrency by market value,Bitcoin BTC/USD , dipped below $23,000. Ethereum ETH/USD was changing hands at $1,634, down 1.94% in the […]

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US economy could see ‘second chapter’ in pandemic price surge

close video Fed’s Powell didn’t clearly articulate core inflation hasn’t budged: Swonk KPMG chief economist Diane Swonk and Fitz-Gerald Group principal Keith Fitz-Gerald discuss how investors should interpret the Fed’s latest rate hike on “The Claman Countdown.” The new year brought with it hope that a long, painful season of high inflation was finally coming […]

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Binance Processes $346M In Bitcoin For Alleged ‘Money Laundering Engine’

Crypto giant Binance reportedly processed almost $346 million in Bitcoin BTC/USD for the Bitzlato digital currency exchange, thefounder of whichwas arrested by U.S. authorities last week for allegedly running a "money laundering engine," according to blockchain data, Reuters reported. What Happened: The Department of Justice announced on Jan. 18it had charged Bitzlatos co-founder and majority […]

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If You Invested $100 In Shiba Inu, Here’s How Much You’d Have Now

Cryptocurrency Shiba Inu SHIB/USD has built a loyal following of fans and investors since launching in August 2020. Heres a look at how much money people who got in at the start have made. What Happened: Shiba Inu launched in August 2020 as a similarly themed cryptocurrency to Dogecoin DOGE/USD .The coin has quickly gained […]

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GuLoader Malware Using Malicious NSIS Executables to Target E-Commerce Industry

Feb 06, 2023Ravie LakshmananCyber Attack / Endpoint Security E-commerce industries in South Korea and the U.S. are at the receiving end of an ongoing GuLoader malware campaign, cybersecurity firm Trellix disclosed late last month. The malspam activity is notable for transitioning away from malware-laced Microsoft Word documents to NSIS executable files for loading the malware. […]

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