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Adware APT Blackmail Botnet Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Deepfake Emotet Hacking Malware Misinformation Phishing Ransomware Scam Vulnerability Zero-day

Microsoft kills Internet Explorer for new Edge browser, Deepfake Bots on Telegram display nudity, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 27th October 2020 (Morning Post): WastedLocker ransomware hits ski resort operator Boyne Resorts, impacts company wide reservation systems. After Haldiram’s was targeted in a vicious ransomware attack last month, office of Mithaas sweets, Noida suffered a similar attack.Continue readingMicrosoft kills Internet Explorer for new Edge browser, Deepfake Bots on Telegram display nudity, and more

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APT Botnet Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

Russian hackers breach US govt. networks, steals data, Microsoft Teams phishing attack hits O365 users, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 23rd October 2020 (Morning Post): Taiwanese United Microelectronics Corporation will plead guilty to theft of Micron Technologies trade secrets, pay $60m fine. Researcher claims to have logged into Trump’s personal Twitter with password MAGA2020.Continue readingRussian hackers breach US govt. networks, steals data, Microsoft Teams phishing attack hits O365 users, and more

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APT Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Hacking Malware Phishing RAT Scam Spoofing Trojan Vulnerability

Germany gives secret services access to encrypted conv., Credential stuffing attacks target retail, travel businesses, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 22nd October 2020 (Evening Post): US Securities and Exchange Commission issues Kik $5 million penalty for launching illegal ICO, breaking securities laws. New Windows RAT can be controlled via a Telegram channel. European IT services group Sopra Steria hit by suspected ransomware attack. Continue readingGermany gives secret services access to encrypted conv., Credential stuffing attacks target retail, travel businesses, and more

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APT Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Hacking Misinformation Phishing Scam Spoofing Vulnerability

Iran’s Proud Boys emails threaten Democrat voters, Gift voucher scam targets Marks & Spencer CEO, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 22nd October 2020 (Morning Post): Hackers held Caribbean’s biggest conglomerate Ansa McAl’s IT systems hostage in a ransomware attack. Oracle releases 402 security patches in its latest critical patch update (CPU). WordPress deploys forced security fix for bug in Loginizer.Continue readingIran’s Proud Boys emails threaten Democrat voters, Gift voucher scam targets Marks & Spencer CEO, and more

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APT Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Ransomware Scam Spying Vulnerability

Stock market glitch not cyberattack: Euronext, Vladimir Putin dismisses US charges as Russophobia, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 21st October 2020 (Evening Post): Iran linked cyber espionage group MuddyWater suspected in attacks agains Middle East govt., telecom. Montréal public transport agency discloses ransomware attack. Chinese hackers target Cisco Discovery Protocol vulnerability.Continue readingStock market glitch not cyberattack: Euronext, Vladimir Putin dismisses US charges as Russophobia, and more

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ACE APT Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Spoofing Virus Vulnerability Zero-day

OSF Healthcare notifies patients of ransomware incident, Pfizer leaks customer prescriptions, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 21st October 2020 (Morning Post): Microsoft claims taking down 94% of TrickBot’s command and control servers. NSA reveals 25 publicly known vulnerabilities exploited by Chinese Nation-State hackers. Adblocker installed by 300,000 users turns out to be malicious. Continue readingOSF Healthcare notifies patients of ransomware incident, Pfizer leaks customer prescriptions, and more

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APT Breach Bug CVE Data leak Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Trojan Vulnerability

US charges Russian intelligence officers for malware attacks, Phishing campaign targets Microsoft, Google, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 20th October 2020 (Evening Post): Ransomware gang Darkside donated part of its ransom demands to charities. Nefilim ransomware operators publish long list of Luxottica data on leak site. Google’s Waze allows hackers to identify and track user.Continue readingUS charges Russian intelligence officers for malware attacks, Phishing campaign targets Microsoft, Google, and more

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APT Botnet Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Hacking Malware Maze Phishing Ransomware Scam Spoofing Spying Stalkerware Trojan Vulnerability

Rapper Nuke Bizzle scams $1.2M in COVID-19 relief, FBI warns of new spoofed US Census Bureau domains, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 20th October (Morning Post): Spying remote access Trojan, GravityRAT targets Android, MacOS devices in India. US Department of Justice announce charges against 6 Sandworm APT members in NotPetya cyberattacks. Ryuk ransomware gang uses Zerologon for rapid attacks. Continue readingRapper Nuke Bizzle scams $1.2M in COVID-19 relief, FBI warns of new spoofed US Census Bureau domains, and more

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APT Botnet Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Emotet Hacking Malware Phishing RCE Scam Stalkerware Virus Vulnerability

Game maker Albion Online breached exposing database, Most-imitated brand for phishing is Microsoft, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 19th October 2020 (Evening Post): Google targeted in record-breaking 2.5 Tbps DDoS attack in 2017. Hackers claim to have compromised 50,000 home cameras and posted footage online. Anti-stalkerware group gathers data to help domestic violence victims.Continue readingGame maker Albion Online breached exposing database, Most-imitated brand for phishing is Microsoft, and more

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APT Botnet Breach CVE Cyber Security Data leak Emotet Espionage Hacking Malware Money laundering Phishing Ransomware Scam Spam Trojan Virus Vulnerability

20 QQAAZZ members charged for money laundering, Hackers attack Haldiram’s, demand Rs. 7.5 lakh, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 19th October 2020 (Morning Post): FIN11 gang starts to deploy ransomware to monetize its cybercriminal activities. Iran-linked cyberespionage APT group Silent Librarian launches phishing campaigns to target universities. Ransomware attack on health tech firm disrupts COVID clinical trials.Continue reading20 QQAAZZ members charged for money laundering, Hackers attack Haldiram’s, demand Rs. 7.5 lakh, and more