Online Course Teaches Russian-Speaking Hackers Latest Carding Tricks

It seems like Russia is becoming a major hub of illegal cyber activities. Now, the group of Russian speaking cyber-offenders is offering cyber-crime tricks through their six-month Online course. The wannabe hackers can enroll in this program and learn the basics to advance Online frauds and carding. This course is offered on Russian underground websites and it is available in Russian language. Working like a Carder’s University The Online cyber-hacking program is promoted as “WWH” which cost 45,000 Russian Ruble (Around $760) and additional cost of $200 for course materials etc. The money is to be paid through Bitcoin or Webmoney. The “WWH” program consists of 20 different topics and the time duration is six months in combined. The five expert instructors will guide the enrolled students through live webinars. The notes and course materials are provided through PDF files. The whole mechanism is very organized and it functions like Read more

Is NotPetya a Cyber Weapon?

Two days back, when NotPetya infected thousands of PC simultaneously in world-wide geographical regions, all the cyber-security experts started to analyze this malware in their own way. The experts from Kaspersky Lab and Comae Technologies has concluded in their reports that the data encrypted by NotPetya ransomware cannot recovered back even after paying the ransom money. The aim of this malware is to destroy in the targeted PC rather than making money. The source code of Petya also known as NotPetya, Petna, ExPetr contain certain clues that reveals the truth of permanent data loss. This is the worst situation because you will not be able to access the encrypted files even after contacting or communicating with the NotPetya developer.