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An advance cryptomining malware could be a threat to Huawei Cloud

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An advanced version of crypto-mining malware has been found lately that could be a serious threat to Huawei Cloud and users. This malware was previously reported attacking the open-source software development platform- Docker Containers.

As per the report, this new malware version has enough algorithms to dodge the firewall rules creation function. Adding to this, it leaves a network scanner behind to track API-relevant ports of the other hosts.

However, this new crypto-mining malware is currently active in cloud environments. Furthermore, it’s checking for the other ecosystem that has previously been affected by this attack.

Before discussing its other details, let’s first know what crypto-mining is-

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What is Crypto-mining :

Crypto-mining or Cryptojacking is defined as an online thread or malware that holds the ability to hamper and even crash an organization’s digital environment. In addition, it worked while staying completely hidden from a user.

In Cryptojacking, the attacker can use the victim’s devices without their concerns to secretly mine cryptocurrency. Likewise, it also causes financial losses for the victim and disruption to business workings. Moreover, it mainly targets cryptocurrencies or digital money.

On a Linux system, this digital currency miner malware has to follow a procedure shown in the figure. It not only harms the system but simultaneously removes its traces.

 Huawei Cloud crypto mining malware

Afterward, it replaces all users added by the other actors with the one created by them. It’s one of the basic steps follows by the cloud-targeting cryptojackers. Unlike other attackers, the cryptojackers use the Sudo programs in their accounts that provide root access to the system.

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Furthermore, the attacker uses their own sh-RSA key to perform system adjustments and change the file permissions to a locked state. It restricts other users to get entire control of the vulnerable computer or device even if they gain access to the device.

 Huawei Cloud malware

Besides, the actors install the Tor proxy service that helps them in preventing from establishing a connection to other network scanning detection. For wrapping, there are binaries codes (linux64_shell, ff.sh, fczyo, xlinux) at UPX packer. Once the attack get complete control of the device, it began to execute its malicious activities.

 Huawei Cloud malware

However, there are some known vulnerabilities detected during the scan in this attack. Most of them are related to the weak password in some functions that includes

Some Known Vulnerabilities:

  1. SSH weak passwords
  2. Vulnerability in the Oracle WebLogic Server product of Oracle Fusion
  3. Middleware (CVE-2020-14882)
  4. Redis unauthorized access or weak passwords
  5. PostgreSQL unauthorized access or weak password
  6. SQLServer weak password
  7. MongoDB unauthorized access or weak password
  8. File transfer protocol (FTP) weak password

As you can see, what users can if on Huawei Cloud if this coin-mining malware has been surfed in actual. To be mention, all the describe info came from the leading data security and cybersecurity solution provider TrendMicro.

According to this firm, it has sent the acknowledgment report to Huawei Cloud to make the authorities aware of the crypto-mining malware. Now, we are waiting for Huawei to officially address this problem.

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(Via- BleepingComputer)

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Are facing overheating, battery draining on your Samsung Galaxy phone after June 2022 update?

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Samsung June 2022 update issue

June 2022 security is being under expansion for the Samsung Galaxy devices region-wise. Moreover, the June 2022 update aims to encounter all the annoying bugs and issues on Samsung smartphones including various models and it’s suggested to install for the consumers.

And since the Samsung June 2022 security update was grabbed by the users they’ve had issues with the battery, overheating, display, camera, and the charging problem upfront the user’s experience.

As per the user’s report, these issues have occurred after the June 2022 security update the Galaxy phone seems to have the worst battery life. The device randomly loses battery noticeable on a stand which it shouldn’t.

Meanwhile, users complained that after 52 minutes of screen on time not even continuously at once but in a short moment today and the huge battery is drained. Moreover, blow you can check the user’s concerns about their issues:

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Samsung June 2022 update issue

  • After the updated phone over the June 2022 security update, the smartphone starts battery draining quickly.
  • The problem with my device is that my phone’s brightness automatically goes up or down when watching regular videos.
  • When you take a photo, the first photo is immediately saved to the gallery, but the second photo takes a few seconds to process and when processed, the second photo’s background darkens and ruins the photo.

Notably, Samsung released the June 2022 security update to almost all the Galaxy devices below you can check the device name whose already gotten its taste:

  • Galaxy S22 series
  • Galaxy S21 series
  • Galaxy S21 FE
  • Galaxy S10 series
  • Galaxy Z series
  • Galaxy A73 5G
  • Galaxy A72
  • Galaxy A52s 5G
  • Galaxy A52
  • Galaxy A21
  • Galaxy A12 Nacho
  • Galaxy M23
  • Galaxy F41

If you also have some issues after getting the Samsung June 2022 security update then don’t forget to share your experience with us.

If you want to send us Tips, Update Screenshots, or a Message? connect with us here:

  • Screenshots@huaweicentral.com
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Samsung Galaxy S20 users still obsessed with in-display green, pink line issue 

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Well, the in-display line issue become a major problem for the Samsung Galaxy S20 smartphone users for more than the past 3 months users complaining about this specific annoying issue on just 2 generations old S20 smartphones.

Samsung Galaxy S20 users are badly stuck green, pink line issue as the display is the first to showcase your most premium smartphone, over this the green and pink on the display affect the experience and your smartphone look as well.

Countless Samsung Galaxy S20 users are taking Twitter, and community support to voice their plague for the green and pink color verticle line on the display, Samsung to officially taken a solution to this problem.

samsung Galaxy S20 displau issue

Meanwhile, some users are doubted that this issue occurs after installing the One UI 4.1 update on their smartphones. It’s not easy to see if these problematic devices have been dropped or treated abnormally.

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Notably, this kind of display issue is only encountered in particular Samsung Galaxy S20 smartphone series. Although the series had problems right out of the box then Samsung fixed it via firmware update.

Hope the company acknowledges this issue officially and resolves the problem via an upcoming update, otherwise, the One UI 4.1.1 update is on the way for its stable rollout and the Samsung Galaxy S20 smartphone is also eligible to get it.

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Camera issues emerges on Huawei P50 Pro after recent HarmonyOS

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hUAWEI P50 ISSUE

Perhaps a week ago, the most competent Huawei P50 smartphone users began receiving the new regular April 2022 HarmonyOS security updates, including performance optimizations and enhancements. But with a twist, wherever there is an ideal, there is a little sin too.

The HarmonyOS 2.0.1.232 version for the Huawei P50 smartphone comes with some security gaps and some negative impacts in the device security patch. Consumers have shared their reviews about strange experiences after upgrading Huawei P50 to the latest HarmonyOS build version.

Utterly, some users mentioned Camera issues in their Huawei P50 smartphone after grabbing the HarmonyOS update, specifying deeply, the users mentioned that they suddenly notice while switching the front camera on the smartphone goes flashback, and even after repeated tries, the problem will not resolve.

Huawei P50 HarmonyOS Camera issues

The interface is pitch black, even after restarting the camera for the first time after having an external light source. The front camera was switchable, but it was also black. What’s even more ridiculous is that after leaving and entering the camera, I discovered that the camera wasn’t moving at all and the camera interface was still black. However, after the second reboot, it returned to normal.

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For those who are in trouble with these annoying Camera issues on Huawei P50 with HarmonyOS update, some users have suggested their opinion to fix the camera problem. To resolve this issue, follow the below-mentioned steps:

  • Visit Settings
  • Apps
  • App Management
  • Find Camera
  • Tap “Storage”,
  • And tap Delete Data.

In the meantime, keep in mind that the following actions will not harm the saved photos. After the data is deleted, re-enter the camera to see if the problem goes away or improves.

This type of issue is common after new changes in smartphones, and it may take some time for new features to be normalized or for updates to be fully absorbed. please do not worry. Potential companies will solve the problem immediately. Instead, Huawei will send a fix in the next update.

Have you encountered any issues after upgrading your Huawei P50 smartphone to the latest Harmony OS April 2022 update? Don’t forget to share your experience with us!

(Huawei)

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