Researchers Discover Ways To Break Encryption Of “MEGA” Cloud Storage Service

Researchers Discover Ways To Break Encryption Of MEGA Cloud Storage

A new study by academics from ETH Zurich has identified a number of critical security issues in the MEGA cloud storage service that could be exploited to break the confidentiality and integrity of user data. In an article titled “MEGA: Malleable Encryption Goes Wrong“, the researchers point out that MEGA’s system does not protect its … Read more

Researchers shatter bitcoin’s alleged anonymity

Researchers shatter bitcoins alleged anonymity

One of the pillars of the cryptocurrency community is that the digital addresses of bitcoin and other wallets will protect the identity of those who use them to buy and sell. A new paper, published this week by researchers at Baylor College of Medicine and Rice University, has shattered that claimed anonymity. Entitled “Cooperation among … Read more

Researchers Claim North Korean Hacking Group Stole $600M Worth Of Crypto In Axie Infinity Hack – CNET – ApparelGeek

The US Treasury Department on Thursday added a new Ethereum address to its sanctions list and linked it to North Korean hackers known as the Lazarus Group. Blockchain researchers said the address was likely the source of the March hack of Ronin Bridge, a blockchain network connected to the popular gambling game to win Axie … Read more

Researchers Warn Of FFDroider And Lightning Info Thieves Targeting Users In The Wild

Researchers Warn Of FFDroider And Lightning Info Thieves Targeting Users

Cybersecurity researchers warn of two different information-stealing malware, named FFDroider and lightning thiefable to siphon data and launch new attacks. “Designed to send stolen credentials and cookies to a command-and-control server, FFDroider disguises itself on victim machines to look like the instant messaging app ‘Telegram’,” Avinash Kumar and Niraj said. Shivtarkar, Zscaler ThreatLabz researchers. mentioned … Read more