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Cyber threats surge in APAC region, reveals Group-IB report
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Group-IB reveals a 39% surge in ransomware attacks across APAC, with the region named as a prime target for advanced cyber threats.
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VietCredCare cyber threat rocks Vietnam's social media landscape
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Vietnam is being rocked by an advanced cyber threat, VietCredCare, targeting business social media accounts, leading to widespread data breaches in government, business, and education sectors.
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Group-IB exposes first iOS trojan stealing facial data by 'GoldFactory'
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Cybersecurity firm Group-IB uncovers iOS trojan, GoldPickaxe.iOS, the first to steal facial recognition data, believed to be made by Chinese threat actors, GoldFactory.
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'ResumeLooters' cyber-attack disrupts 65 companies across Asia-Pacific
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'ResumeLooters' cybercrime campaign compromises 65 businesses in Asia-Pacific, exploiting weaknesses in job search and retail sites to steal and sell personal data of over 2 million individuals.
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Group-IB & INTERPOL collab tackles global cybercrime
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Operation Synergia shutdown hundreds of malicious servers, thanks to cybersecurity firm Group-IB and INTERPOL.
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Surge in fake delivery websites preying on Christmas shoppers detected
Fri, 22nd Dec 2023
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Group-IB detects 34% spike in deceptive delivery sites targeting Christmas shoppers, impacting postal brands worldwide.
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Cybersecurity firm Group-IB tracks major new threat actor GambleForce
Thu, 14th Dec 2023
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Threat actor GambleForce has struck 24 organisations in 8 countries in 3 months, exploiting SQL vulnerabilities to steal sensitive data.
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Group-IB uncovers new Linux RAT targeting Thai company networks
Fri, 8th Dec 2023
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Group-IB reveals 'Krasue', a fresh Linux Remote Access Trojan (RAT), targeting solely Thailand-based companies.
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Polytechnic & Group-IB launch Singapore's first Threat Intelligence Centre
Thu, 2nd Nov 2023
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Ngee Ann Polytechnic and Group-IB join forces to establish Singapore's first student-run Threat Intelligence and Defence Centre.
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Group-IB warns of rising Android Trojan threat in APAC
Mon, 16th Oct 2023
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Group-IB warns of rising cyber threats in Asia-Pacific, with advanced Android Trojan GoldDigger targeting Vietnamese banking apps.
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Crypto giveaway scams continue to soar, according to report
Wed, 21st Sep 2022
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There's been a fivefold increase in the number of domains used for crypto giveaway scams that involve fake YouTube streams in the first half of 2022.
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APAC ranks third-highest region targeted by ransomware
Wed, 25th May 2022
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Asia Pacific has ranked the third-highest region globally to be targeted by ransomware, according to cybersecurity firm Group-IB.
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Scammers inventing new targeted tools to amplify fraud schemes
Fri, 24th Dec 2021
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Group-IB has uncovered a worldwide scam campaign targeting users in more than 90 countries all around the world.
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Cyber threats escalating as alliances between threat actors grow
Thu, 2nd Dec 2021
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Cyber threats are escalating as alliances between threat actors grow, according to cybersecurity firm Group-IB.
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Group-IB named cyber threat intelligence market leader
Mon, 16th Aug 2021
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Group-IB has been named one of the leaders in the global cyber threat intelligence market by Frost & Sullivan, the international research and consulting firm.
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Scams number one online crime
Fri, 11th Jun 2021
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Scams make up 56% of all online fraud attacks, according to new research from cyber intelligence company Group-IB.
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Massive WHO scam busted - 'DarkPath Scammers' group suspected
Thu, 6th May 2021
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The scam campaign comprised a network of 134 websites that attempted to lure people in by asking them to take a survey for a monetary reward.
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Interview: Group-IB outlines global threats to stability in cyberspace
Thu, 19th Dec 2019
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CyberCrimeCon report warns of mounting cyber threats from state-sponsored hackers and APTs.
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Group-IB ensures Singapore's cyber resilience
Mon, 16th Dec 2019
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Ngee An Polytechnic, the Institute of Technical Education, and the Global Resilience Foundation coming on board to support the mission.
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In brief: What's on at CyberCrimeCon 2019 Singapore
Fri, 29th Nov 2019
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CyberCrimeCon 2019 Singapore on November 29 will showcase threat analysis, world-class expertise, and best practices in cybersecurity.
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Singapore to make acquaintance with Group-IB’s CyberCrimeCon
Tue, 19th Nov 2019
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CyberCrimeCon 2019 to spotlight global cybercrime in Singapore this November.
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Lazarus Group almost certainly connected to North Korea, Group-IB alleges
Wed, 31st May 2017
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Threat intelligence agency Group-IB has published research indicating that the notorious Lazarus Group is well and truly connected to North Korea.