Tag Archives: Cyber Attack

Massive Ransomware Attack Hits Several Computers in 99 Countries

Security researchers found a ransomware called “WannaCry” or “Wanna Decryptor” is a type of ransomware which spreads from machine to machine silently and remains invisible to users until it unveils itself, Which then warns users that all their files have been encrypted with a key known only to the attacker and that they will belocked… Read More »

DDoS Attack on Central Banks of South Korea and Indonesia By Hacktivists

DDoS attack reported on Central banks of Indonesia and South Korea. Banks reported bulk security attack and distributed-denial-of-service (DDoS) disturbances linked to notorious hacking collective Anonymous. According to the statement of Ronald Waas, deputy governor of Bank Indonesia (BI) In response to the attempted hacks, Bank Indonesia (BI) has blocked 149 regions that don’t usually access its… Read More »

New Security Plan For Swift After Recent Cyberheists

The global financial communication service (Swift) has said that they are thinking to launch a new security programme, which will enable itself and its customers to better defend themselves against cyberattacks. The move comes after recent Hacking Attack happened on Banking industry, the most prominent of which is the Bangladesh Bank hack. Five point security plan According… Read More »