Fortune 500 company NTT discloses security breach

Catalin Cimpanu reports: Nippon Telegraph & Telephone (NTT), the 64th biggest company in the world, according to the Fortune 500 list, has disclosed today a security breach. NTT says hackers gained access to its internal network and stole information on 621 customers from its communications subsidiary, NTT Communications, the largest telecommunications company in Japan,...

Fake Aarogya Setu apps carrying spyware spotted

Romita Majumdar reports: … SonicWall Labs Threats research team found fake Aarogya Setu apps carrying spyware, which is capable of making phone calls, recording audio, send SMS, take pictures and record videos from the camera. If the user deletes Aarogya Setu app from the device by long pressing the icon > uninstall method, only...

Another Alleged FIN7 Cybercrime Gang Member Arrested

Ishita Chigilli Palli reports: The FBI has arrested another alleged member of the FIN7 cybercrime gang, which has been stealing millions of payment cards and other financial data since at least September 2015, according to federal court documents. Ukrainian national Denys Iarmak was extradited from Thailand and arrested in Seattle on Friday, according to documents...