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'Poisoned' Tor Browser tracks Chinese users' online history, location

by AJ Vicens

Attackers modified the popular anonymity-enabling Tor browser to track users in China and record browsing history, researchers said.

Hackers linked to the Chinese government increasingly target Russia, analysis suggests

by AJ Vicens

A recent phishing attempt targeting Russian entities involved long-established Chinese toolkits, experts said.

Tech companies are selling domains suggesting illegal sales of guns, malware

by Tonya Riley

COVID-19-related domains remain a concern.

Zero-day exploits found and disclosed hit a record high in 2021, Google Project Zero says

by AJ Vicens

There were 58 total. The good news: Detection and disclosure of zero-day exploits have increased, the research team says.

Information-stealing malware is spreading widely on Telegram, Cisco Talos says

by Suzanne Smalley

The ZingoStealer information stealer identified by Cisco Talos threat analysts can exfiltrate credentials and steal cryptocurrency wallet information.

Russian hackers thwarted in attempt to take out electrical grid, Ukrainians say

by AJ Vicens

Russian losses near Kyiv and a looming onslaught in eastern Ukraine may be a factor in the attack, a Ukrainian official said.