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APT BEC Breach Bug CVE Data leak DDoS Hacking Misinformation Phishing RCE Scam Vulnerability

Barnes & Noble suffers cyberattack, exposes customer data, Carnival Corp. discloses data compromise, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 15th October 2020 (Morning Post): Iranian APT group Silent Librarian increases its spear phishing attacks, targets schools, universities. Travelex faces DDoS threats in an attempt to extort companies worldwide. Intel, Google urge users to update Linux kernel to version 5.9 or later.Continue readingBarnes & Noble suffers cyberattack, exposes customer data, Carnival Corp. discloses data compromise, and more

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APT BEC Botnet Breach CVE Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Emotet Hacking Malware Ransomware RCE Scam Spying TrickBot Vulnerability

Hackers have access to 50K security cams, Emotet malware operators resume services, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 14th October 2020 (Evening Post): Twitter suspends Trump supporters accounts on the grounds of spam and manipulation. Financial crime group FIN11 pivots to ransomware and stolen data extortion. Allen-Bradley adapter found to have remotely exploitable DoS flaws.Continue readingHackers have access to 50K security cams, Emotet malware operators resume services, and more

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APT BEC Botnet Breach Bug cryptominers CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Ransomware RCE Scam TrickBot Vulnerability

Norway claims parliament breach by Russian hackers, Lemon Duck cryptomining botnet activity spikes, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 14th October 2020 (Morning Post): PoetRAT, masquerades as government domains, targets public and private sector in Azerbaijan. Microsoft patches 87 security vulnerabilities in October’s Patch Tuesday. Popular kids smartwatch comes with cover camera.Continue readingNorway claims parliament breach by Russian hackers, Lemon Duck cryptomining botnet activity spikes, and more

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APT BEC Botnet Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Emotet Hacking Malware Ransomware RAT RCE Scam Trojan Vulnerability

GitLab patches Elasticsearch data leak bug, Canada bombarded with COVID-themed cyber attacks, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 7th October 2020 (Morning Post): Chowbus delivery service breached, hacker emails data to users. Ransomware attack on health tech firm disrupted COVID-19 medical trials. PoetRAT malware targets public and private sector in Azerbaijan.Continue readingGitLab patches Elasticsearch data leak bug, Canada bombarded with COVID-themed cyber attacks, and more

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BEC Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Ransomware Scam Spying Virus Vulnerability

Hacker sentenced to 7 years after hacking LinkedIn, Twitter users get “Something went wrong” error messages, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 1st October 2020 (Evening Post): FBI tip prompted takedown of 130 fake Twitter accounts during debate. InterPlanetary Storm botnet infects 13K Mac, Android devices. Russian Fancy Bear hackers may have penetrated a US Federal Agency.Continue readingHacker sentenced to 7 years after hacking LinkedIn, Twitter users get “Something went wrong” error messages, and more

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APT BEC Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Espionage Hacking Phishing Ransomware RCE Scam Vulnerability

Shopify blames support team members for data breach, HP Device Manager has a dangerous backdoor, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 30th September 2020 (Evening Post): FBI exposes $15 million business email scam campaign that uses social engineering tactics. Roskomnadzor bans Binance crypto exchange site in Russia. QNAP warns customers of recent wave of ransomware attacks.Continue readingShopify blames support team members for data breach, HP Device Manager has a dangerous backdoor, and more

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APT BEC Botnet Breach cryptominers CVE Cyber Security Cybersquatting Data leak Emotet Hacking Malware Misinformation Phishing Ransomware RAT RCE Scam Spam Spying Spyware Trojan Vulnerability

$5 million lawsuit filed against Morgan Stanley, Chinese hackers targets Europe, Tibet with Sepulcher, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 3rd September 2020 (Morning Post): Threat actors break into Russian cancer center patients’ database, demands a ransom. Google Play deletes six apps infecting users with Joker malware a.k.a. Bread. Microsoft reports new malware Anubis targeting Windows users.Continue reading$5 million lawsuit filed against Morgan Stanley, Chinese hackers targets Europe, Tibet with Sepulcher, and more

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

Corporate CEOs face jail time for IoT attacks, Chinese Professor steals US trade secrets, jailed, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 2nd September 2020 (Evening Post): Phishing email scam uses Sharepoint and One Note targeting passwords. AusCERT says alleged DoE hack came from a third-party. Chinese APT releases new malware Sepulcher, uses it in spear-phishing attacks.Continue readingCorporate CEOs face jail time for IoT attacks, Chinese Professor steals US trade secrets, jailed, and more

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Adware BEC Bug CVE Cyber Security Cybersquatting Phishing Ransomware RAT RCE Scam Skimming Spam Trojan Vulnerability Zero-day

Facebook, Twitter suspends Russian propaganda accounts, Russia’s IRA discusses QAnon on Facebook, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 2nd September 2020 (Morning Post): Russian engineer, Pavel Zhovner, raised $5 million for Tamagotchi for Flipper Zero hackers. Cybercriminals launch new scams targeting global brand domain names. Magecart credit-card skimmer adds Telegram as C2 channel.Continue readingFacebook, Twitter suspends Russian propaganda accounts, Russia’s IRA discusses QAnon on Facebook, and more

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APT BEC Blackmail Breach Cyber Security Espionage Hacking Malware Phishing Scam Spam Trojan Vulnerability

UK government domains on spam blacklists, Samsung vice chairman indicted for fraud over merger, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 1st September 2020 (Evening Post): Report reveals scammers requested for gift cards in two-thirds of business email compromise attacks. Researchers discover new trojan malware family, KryptoCibule, targeting cryptocurrency. Continue readingUK government domains on spam blacklists, Samsung vice chairman indicted for fraud over merger, and more