January 28, 2021

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Geographical developments sometimes have a big global impact and the cyber-attacks on oil and gas operators were aimed to actually disturb the oil and gas supply. The current times have exposed the vulnerability of the oil and gas industry to the cyber-attacks most of which were having some political dimensions to it. However, the experts...
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Google has patched a second actively exploited zero-day flaw in the Chrome browser in two weeks, along with addressing nine other security vulnerabilities in its latest update. The company released 86.0.4240.183 for Windows, Mac, and Linux, which it said will be rolling out over the coming days/weeks to all users. The zero-day flaw, tracked as CVE-2020-16009, was reported...
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Cybersecurity researchers from Facebook today formally linked the activities of a Vietnamese threat actor to an IT company in the country after the group was caught abusing its platform to hack into people’s accounts and distribute malware. Tracked as APT32 (or Bismuth, OceanLotus, and Cobalt Kitty), the state-aligned operatives affiliated with the Vietnam government have...
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