Minecraft tops list of game titles hackers are using to distribute malware

According to Statista, the global gaming market is estimated to amount to 268.8 billion U.S. dollars annually in 2025. This makes the gaming industry an attractive place for bad actors to execute their crimes and target billions of gamers. And with Minecraft being the best-selling video game of this age, it is not a surprise that hackers are using the title as the number one bait to hide and drop malware into the devices of unsuspecting victims. According to a new report from endpoint security vendor and consumer IT security software company Kaspersky, Mojang Studios’ popular sandbox game, Minecraft, tops the game titles that are often used by hackers to

Hackers are exploiting a popular NASA image to upload malware in your computer

Hackers are known to be creative in their ways. There’s a new method they have devised to get into a system and then use malware to extract money or steal data from unsuspecting users. A group of cybersecurity researchers has discovered a unique attack where hackers are exploiting a hugely popular deep space image taken from NASA‘s James Webb telescope to infiltrate computers with malware. The Securonix Threat research team has exposed a hacking campaign that is making use of the James Webb Telescope to infect targets with malware. The extremely high-definition image was produced by the Webb Telescope which is considered as the deepest and sharpest infrared image of

Chinese hackers backdoor chat app with new Linux, macOS malware

Versions of a cross-platform instant messenger application focused on the Chinese market known as ‘MiMi’ have been trojanized to deliver a new backdoor (dubbed rshell) that can be used to steal data from Linux and macOS systems. SEKOIA’s Threat & Detection Research Team says that the app’s macOS 2.3.0 version has been backdoored for almost four months, since May 26, 2022. They discovered this after noticing unusual connections to this app while analyzing command-and-control (C2) infrastructure for the HyperBro remote access trojan (RAT) malware linked to the APT27 Chinese-backed threat group. TrendMicro also reported detecting the same campaign and said it found old trojanized versions of MiMi targeting Linux (with

Nigi Mitama Smiles at You in New Soul Hackers 2 Trailer

Atlus has released another trailer revealing one of the demons that will be featured in the upcoming JRPG Soul Hackers 2. This trailer features Nigi Mitama, one of the infamous demons of the Mitama family inspired by Japanese mythology. It debuted in the original Soul Hackers’ predecessor, Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Summoner, in 1995 Like in most daily trailers, Atlus also provided a daily horoscope, which has Taurus at the top of the fortune ranking and Libra at the bottom. You can check the trailer out below. By loading the video, you agree to YouTube’s privacy policy.Learn more Load video Always unblock YouTube Soul Hackers 2 launches for PS5, PS4,

WhatsApp is working on a ‘login approval’ feature to keep the hackers at bay

WhatsApp is working on a new security feature that will make it even more difficult for users to hack into someone’s account. This feature is called login approval, reported WABetaInfo. The report added that this feature will notify users if an unknown device tries to log into their account, just like for Gmail, Facebook, and Instagram. This will protect users from hacking attempts by not letting unknown people get their hands on WhatsApp users’ personal data. WhatsApp is working on a ‘login approval’ feature The report reveals that this login approval feature will roll out for Android and iOS users. The feature will send in-app alerts to the user if

Soul Hackers 2 Unleashes a Sabbath In New Trailer

Today Atlus has released another of its daily trailers of Soul Hackers 2, focusing on the demons that you can befriend in the game. Specifically, we get to see a Sabbath, a special post-turn attack activated when the conditions are fulfilled that lets you unleash your whole team of demons on the enemy. We get to see Norn, Doppelganger, Byakko, Hell Biker, Nekomata, Strawberry Frost, Mithras, Orthus, Pyro Jack, Principality, Inanna, and more. Like all daily trailers, we get a horoscope, but those with Sabbaths have a “almost everyone is lucky” setup. So today’s gonna be (according to Atlus) a lucky day if you’re Cancer, Gemini, Sagittarius, Aquarius, Pisces, Virgo,

Soul Hackers 2 for PS5, PS4, Xbox, & PC Reveals Norn With New Trailer

Atlus has revealed another demon that will appear in the upcoming JRPG Soul Hackers 2 with one of its daily trailers. This trailer showcased Norn, a demon inspired by norn mythology that has been part of the series since Shin Megami Tensei: if… It also appeared in the recent Shin Megami Tensei V. Like most daily trailers, we also get the daily horoscope, which sees Leo at the top of the fortune ranking and Libra at the bottom. You can check the trailer out below. By loading the video, you agree to YouTube’s privacy policy.Learn more Load video Always unblock YouTube Soul Hackers 2 launches for PS5, PS4, Xbox Series

Soul Hackers 2 for PS5, PS4, Xbox, & PC Gets New Character Trailer All About Ringo & Figue

Today Atlus wasn’t content with just releasing its daily trailer of the upcoming JRPG Soul Hackers 2, so they released a second. This one is a character trailer focusing on two of the main characters of the game, Ringo and Figue. We get to see them both in cutscenes going deeper into the story, and in gameplay action. You can watch it below, keeping in mind that this one includes English subtitles, but you may need to activate them manually with the “CC” button. By loading the video, you agree to YouTube’s privacy policy.Learn more Load video Always unblock YouTube Soul Hackers 2 releases for PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X|S,

Soul Hackers 2 for PS5, PS4, Xbox, and PC Gets New Trailer Revealing Pixie

Today Atlus revealed another of its daily trailers of the upcoming JRPG Soul Hackers 2, focusing on one of the demons that will appear in the game. This time around it’s a classic, Pixie, that has been part of the Shin Megami Tensei series since basically forever, including the recently-released Shin Megami Tensei V. The trailer also includes the usual daily horoscope, and this time Leo is at the top of the fortune ranking, while Gemini is at the bottom. By loading the video, you agree to YouTube’s privacy policy.Learn more Load video Always unblock YouTube Soul Hackers 2 releases for PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and PC