New Threat Actor ‘Void Arachne’ Targets Chinese Users with Malicious VPN Installers

Jun 19, 2024NewsroomMalware / Cyber Attack Chinese-speaking users are the target of a never-before-seen threat activity cluster codenamed Void Arachne that employs malicious Windows Installer (MSI) files for virtual private networks (VPNs) to deliver a command-and-control (C&C) framework called Winos 4.0. “The campaign also promotes compromised MSI files embedded with nudifiers and deepfake pornography-generating software, […]

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Nvidia Eclipses Microsoft as World’s Most Valuable Company

Nvidia became the world’s most valuable company on Tuesday, dethroning tech heavyweight Microsoft as its high-end processors play a central role in a scramble to dominate artificial intelligence technology. Shares of the chipmaker climbed 3.5 percent to $135.58, lifting its market capitalization to $3.335 trillion (roughly Rs. 2,78,15,901 crore), just days after overtaking iPhone maker […]

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Apple stops offering buy now, pay later loans in U.S.

Apple CEO Tim Cook gestures during the annual developer conference event at the company’s headquarters in Cupertino, California, U.S., June 10, 2024.  Carlos Barria | Reuters Apple said on Monday that it has stopped issuing loans through Apple Pay Later, its buy-now-pay-later program that launched last year. The move comes after Apple said it would […]

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Samsung Galaxy S24 Ultra May Get a New Colourway Soon

Samsung Galaxy S24 Ultra might soon be available in a new colourway. The South Korean tech brand is hinting at the arrival of a new colour variant through cryptic social media posts. The flagship handset debuted in January alongside the Galaxy S24 and Galaxy S24+ in Titanium Gray, Titanium Black, Titanium Violet, and Titanium Yellow shades. […]

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ASUS Patches Critical Authentication Bypass Flaw in Multiple Router Models

Jun 17, 2024NewsroomRouter Security / Vulnerability ASUS has shipped software updates to address a critical security flaw impacting its routers that could be exploited by malicious actors to bypass authentication. Tracked as CVE-2024-3080, the vulnerability carries a CVSS score of 9.8 out of a maximum of 10.0. “Certain ASUS router models have authentication bypass vulnerability, […]

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China-Linked Hackers Infiltrate East Asian Firm for 3 Years Using F5 Devices

Jun 17, 2024NewsroomCyber Espionage / Vulnerability A suspected China-nexus cyber espionage actor has been attributed as behind a prolonged attack against an unnamed organization located in East Asia for a period of about three years, with the adversary establishing persistence using legacy F5 BIG-IP appliances and using it as an internal command-and-control (C&C) for defense […]

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