Our selected infosec articles July 2018 include an Android malware that targets Israeli soldiers through fake Facebook profiles, an updated Trojan that can infect via a cryptor or a miner, a money laundering ring that uses fake Apple accounts and gaming profiles to make transactions with stolen credit/debit cards, and more.
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Source: ClearSky CyberSecurity
The Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) have uncovered a campaign they attribute to Hamas, in which fake Facebook were used to lure soldiers to install Android Malware. Read more.
Ad blocking provides a vital security layer that not only severs a potential vector for online malvertising attacks, but also blocks privacy-invading tracking plugins from collecting and harvesting your personal information. Read more.
Source: Bleeping Computer
A money laundering ring is using fake Apple accounts and gaming profiles to make transactions with stolen credit/debit cards and then sells these game premiums on online sites. Read more.