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https://www.infosecuritycenter.com/cyber-security/african-cybersecurity-trends-vs-the-rest-of-globe/

Cybersecurity is a concern of everyone that uses the Internet and the various services it offers, regardless of where they are located. Cybersecurity issues are not exclusive to the western world, other continents such as Asia and Africa are also affected by the global trends in cybersecurity.

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Twitter Metadata Vulnerability Exposes Identity of Anonymous User

Twitter is one of the fundamental brands when it comes to social networking, along with Facebook, Instagram, and Snapchat. Has anyone really read the whole Terms of Service and Privacy Policy? A quick search in both documents for the word “metadata” does not turn up anything. But metadata is where private user information has actually been leaked.

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DomainFactory in legal trouble due to late Data Breach Notification

Cyber criminals are trying to maximize profit by not just attacking “end-user websites” but also web hosting services. This is to attempt to have a bigger pie in the game of information theft.

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Cryptocurrency Mining Malware, Worst than any Ransomware

Ransomware infections became a huge problem not just because of the damage it inflicts against its victims, but also because such malware were designed to be loud. Looking at the message alone, it is designed to incite fear from its victims.

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A Nasty Cryptocurrency Wallet Switching Malware on the Rise

Cryptocurrency Clipboard Hijackers are a newer form of cryptojacking virus. This new category takes over the workings of the Windows Clipboard, for just one purpose: to insert the cybercriminal’s cryptowallet address replacing the user’s legitimate cryptowallet.

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North Korea executed cyber attack campaign in 17 countries

According to the latest research by Mcafee, North Korea is reportedly behind a global cyber attack campaign called Operation Ghost Secret. As Cyber attacks on global scale has became familiar now especially with the involvement of the state actors and North Korea is no less than that.

McAfee has talked about the Pyongyang hackers, who have ample abilities to develop and use up the numerous cyber tools, fast expand on the global operations. According to the Cyber security Insiders, the operation commences from 14th March and concluded on 26th March.North Korea executed cyber attack

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