Cyber actors now pose a significant threat to the global financial system, financial stability and confidence in the integrity of the system.
The malware is "highly focused on customers from a specific country (Hungary) and is distributing ExobotCompact.D under the guise of Play Store update through malicious websites," ThreadFabric reported.
The supposed (Rosaviatsia) hack wiped clean all files, documents, emails and registration data from the servers.
Anonymous continues to hit Russia with relentless cyber attacks.
"I think that in this cyberwar we need more than information leaks, defacement–the message is clear for many Russian citizens," an Anonymous member told International Business Times.
Anonymous Takes Anti-Putin Battle To Russian People With Printer Attack To Disrupt Kremlin's Propaganda
The latest is a printer hack, which allows the collective to send a message across the transcontinental country.
Anonymous Teases 'Huge' 'Data Dump' That 'Will Blow Russia Away;' Hacktivist Collective Drops Major Hint
While it would be a while before the data would become available to the public, Anonymous assured its followers on Twitter that it would be "worth the wait."
The decentralized international activist and hacktivist collective and movement also revealed its plan to use cameras in Russia for "recon."
Anonymous has breached the database of the agency responsible for controlling Russian media and released more than 360,000 files to the public.
Anonymous Hacks Russian Streaming Services; Claims Kremlin Planning To Disconnect Itself From Global Internet
Russia successfully tested a country-wide alternative to the global internet in December 2019.
The FBI is warning attendees and businesses at the Beijing Winter Olympics to be wary of the cybersecurity risks that they should be protecting against three days before the games begin.
Hackers have struck the International Committee of the Red Cross and stole data on 515,000 people it was aiding and temporarily shut down a program used to reunite families separated by conflicts worldwide.
The "large-scale" security breach was first reported by a security firm.
On Tuesday, Twitch found its systems compromised by a computer hacker, who made off with gigabytes of company data and leaked them on the open web. The hacker claiming responsibility is hinting that this is only the beginning.
Former Deputy National Security Adviser says that the Chinese government is exploiting the digital network worldwide to compile dossiers on foreign citizens and use them to "influence and intimidate, reward and blackmail, flatter and humiliate, divide and conquer."
Russian-linked hackers suspected to be linked to biggest ransomware attack on record, requesting $70 million in cryptocurrency from victims all around the world.
Disturbing Malware And Cybersecurity Stats Of 2020 Revealed: Here's How To Protect Yourself From Cyberattacks
As new software tools are invented and technology develops, malware deployers have come up with some innovative techniques that raise eyebrows and expand the limits of malevolent invasion into computer systems and data theft. Some of them may seem simple enough, but they can wreak havoc. Here are some statistics that show how common software threats are and how challenging it is to remove them.
Robinhood has been widely popular with millennials seeking to trade while stuck at home.
These methods can ensure that the passwords you use stay protected from hacking and identity theft 24/7.
The Department of Justice on Wednesday charged five Chinese nationals involved in a global hacking campaign targeting software development companies, telecommunications firms and nonprofits, among others.
Russian hackers made unsuccessful attempts to compromise SKDKnickerbocker, a campaign firm used by Biden and other Democratic candidates, in the past two months.
A Twitter account tied to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi was apparently targeted by a Bitcoin scheme on Wednesday, with the fraudulent tweets later deleted from the account.
The fine relates to a data breach incident from 2019 that affected more than 100 million people
A Kazakh man was tagged for the 'invisible god' incident responsible for the data hacking of three cybersecurity firms.
Nintendo Swift is once again in the limelight after 300,000 accounts have been reportedly hacked into.
The changes come days after CEO Eric Yuan issued an apology for the series of incidents.
Food delivery company DoorDash has confirmed that it suffered a data breach and hackers stole information on 4.9 million customers, delivery workers, and merchants.
North Korea is allegedly looking at launching its own cryptocurrency, similar to bitcoin.
The North Korean government on Sunday called a UN report on its alleged state-backed cyberattacks "a fabrication."
Seattle-based hacker Paige Thompson admitted to hacking Capital One and posting personal information of customers on open-source platform Github.