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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 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

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APT Botnet Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Emotet Hacking Malware Misinformation Money laundering Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

Trump campaign account locked by Twitter, Money laundering org. QQAAZZ members indicted by US DoJ, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 16th October 2020 (Morning Post): Scammers profit off of FIFA 21’s large audience, leverages in-game goods and rewards. Puerto Rico firefighting dept. discloses breach, hackers demand $600,000. Egregor ransomware gang leaks Ubisoft, Crytek stolen data.Continue readingTrump campaign account locked by Twitter, Money laundering org. QQAAZZ members indicted by US DoJ, and more

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APT Botnet Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Emotet Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware TrickBot Vulnerability

Threat actors abuse Office 365 capabilities, Broadvoice data leak exposes 350M customer records, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 15th October 2020 (Evening Post): Twitter hackers trick employees by posing as IT workers to steal login credentials. After backlash over false marketing Zoom rolls out end-to-end encryption next week. TikTok announces global bug bounty program amidst court battle with U.S.Continue readingThreat actors abuse Office 365 capabilities, Broadvoice data leak exposes 350M customer records, 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 Botnet Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Emotet Hacking Malware Misinformation Ponzi scheme Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

London Borough of Hackney hit with ‘serious’ attack, Five Eyes, Japan, India call for encryption backdoor, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 13th October 2020 (Evening Post): Half of all virtual appliances have outdated software and serious vulnerabilities. Seyfarth Shaw, leading global legal firm victim of aggressive malware attack. Amazon Prime Day lucrative target for scammers to steal data.Continue readingLondon Borough of Hackney hit with ‘serious’ attack, Five Eyes, Japan, India call for encryption backdoor, and more