[ALERT] ADVISORY ON BITCOIN INVESTMENT SCAM

Submitted by irteam on Fri, 12/13/2019 - 13:59

Background 

Fake news articles have been circulating on social media as sponsored ads, claiming that the Minister of Development is encouraging the public to invest in a new cryptocurrency trading platform called Bitcoin Storm, which allegedly can transform anyone into a millionaire within 3-4 months. The Ministry of Development has issued an official statement refuting these articles and warned the public that it is an investment scam. 

Impact 

[ALERT] TELBRU REWARD SCAM

Submitted by irteam on Thu, 12/12/2019 - 02:10

Background

A pop-up scam claiming to be from TelBru rewarding their customers with an iPhone 11 Pro Max or Apple iPhone X is in circulation on the web. It requires a series of questions to be answered in order to claim the gift. The user will be redirected to a website to sign up for an account, in which the user will then need to expose their credit card number, expiry date and CVV.

 

Impact

[ALERT] ADVISORY ON BLACK FRIDAY AND CYBER MONDAY SCAM

Submitted by irteam on Wed, 11/27/2019 - 21:16

Background

While Black Friday may be the most hyped and long-awaited shopping day of the year, it is also a bonanza for fraudsters. Typical tactics include phishing email, Adware, e-Skimming and etc

Impact

• It may redirect to PHISHING activity
• Data leakage especially credential information due to clicking malicious URL or Pop-Up
• May lead to loss of money due to scam

Recommendation

[ALERT] ADVISORY ON ONLINE GAMBLING SCAM MESSAGES

Submitted by irteam on Thu, 11/07/2019 - 09:00

Background

Irresponsible party has been spreading mesages via SMS throughout the country which eventually auto add a user to an online gambling Whatsapp group once the link provided is clicked.An example of the message "Tahniah Anda Kena Random Bonus. Anda Akan Dpt Antara 20%-200%.Top Up Utk Aktifkan Bonus Anda. Click to Claim : bit.ly/xxxx. Cepat claim dalam 24 jam".

 

Impact

[ALERT] ADVISORY ON SECURITY EXPLOIT VIA WHATSAPP CALL

Submitted by irteam on Fri, 11/01/2019 - 08:58

Background
Irresponsible party has been spreading mesages via SMS throughout the country which eventually auto add a user to an online gambling Whatsapp group once the link provided is clicked.An example of the message "Tahniah Anda Kena Random Bonus. Anda Akan Dpt Antara 20%-200%.Top Up Utk Aktifkan Bonus Anda. Click to Claim : bit.ly/xxxx. Cepat claim dalam 24 jam".
 
Impact

[ALERT] AGENT SMITH MALWARE

Submitted by irteam on Sat, 10/19/2019 - 08:38

Background
Android users should be on the alert on the new, malicious malware dubbed as “Agent Smith”. About 25 million devices have already been infected worldwide. The malware attacks silently, hence making it challenging for common Android users to identify the threat. 

[ALERT] PEER TO PEER FILE SHARING

Submitted by irteam on Thu, 10/17/2019 - 08:55

Background
File Sharing programs allows internet users to share, download, and view  files on their individual computers.
P2P networks has become one of the medium for spreading of viruses, spyware, adware, malware through file sharing applications as it may lead to security breaches in the form of unauthorized access (hacking), worms, viruses and phishing.


Impact

[ALERT] NEW EXIM INTERNET MAILER FLAW PATCH RELEASED

Submitted by irteam on Thu, 10/03/2019 - 08:25

Background
EXIM has released a security update EXIM version 4.92.3(CVE-2019-16928) to address the flaw in exim mail servers which is an open-source message transfer agent (MTA) for use on Unix Systems connected to the internet. This exploitation could allow a remote attacker to simply crash or potentially execute malicious code on targeted servers.
 

Affected System
All versions 4.92 up to and including 4.92.2
 

[ALERT] CISCO RELEASED SECURITY UPDATES

Submitted by irteam on Tue, 10/01/2019 - 08:35

Background
Critical Vulnerabilities have been found in CISCO products and disclosed by CISCO this week in which an estimation of 100 or more devices have been affected. CISCO has been released Security Updates to address the 13 high severity vulnerabilities found in CISCO IOS Software and CISCO IOS XE Software.
Associated vulnerabilities details can be found at https://tools.cisco.com/security/center/viewErp.x?alertId=ERP-72547


Affected System