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APT Breach CVE Cyber Security Malware Phishing Spyware Vulnerability

Twitter bug caches private files, Facebook takes down fake accounts, Mandrake targets Aussies, MakeFrame targets SMBs, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 2nd April 2020: COVID-themed scams surge. Zoom’s popularity adversely impacts the remote conferencing giant through various malicious schemes. Facebook disables Instagram, Facebook impersonators’ accounts. New class of Windows vulnerabilities discovered.Continue readingTwitter bug caches private files, Facebook takes down fake accounts, Mandrake targets Aussies, MakeFrame targets SMBs, and more

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Breach CVE Cyber Security Malware Phishing Vulnerability

Zoom under scrutiny, Phishing campaigns evade Office 365 ATPs, Wiper targets Windows, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 1st April 2020: Two Zoom zero-day vulnerabilities could allow root privileges to attackers. Windows vulnerability, SMBGhost, exploited for local privilege escalation. Wiper malware dubbed “Coronavirus” render disks unusable. Phishing emails lure victims with financial relief for Coronavirus.Continue readingZoom under scrutiny, Phishing campaigns evade Office 365 ATPs, Wiper targets Windows, and more

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Breach CVE Malware Phishing Ransomware Ryuk Vulnerability

Ransomware targets Chubb, Poisoned News campaign serves malware, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 26th March 2020: 4G networks vulnerable to DoS attacks. Hackers deliver Oski malware via Coronavirus apps. Palesa breaches AMD, demands money in exchange of files. Hackers target Italy and Spain amidst Coronavirus pandemic. Maze ransomware hits Chubb.Continue readingRansomware targets Chubb, Poisoned News campaign serves malware, and more

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Breach CVE Malware Trojan Vulnerability

Canon breached, Tupperware, news sites hacked, Citrix, Cisco hit, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 25th March 2020: GE employees’ Canon mail accounts hacked. Fake payment form on Tupperware site used to steal credit card details. Hacked news sites delivers backdoor malware disguised as Google updates. Microsoft’s new update fixes Windows Defender.Continue readingCanon breached, Tupperware, news sites hacked, Citrix, Cisco hit, and more

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Breach CVE Malware Phishing Ransomware Trojan Vulnerability

GE data breach, Coronavirus phishing, Vulnerable LILIN, Tesla, Windows, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 23rd March 2020: PII of GE employees exposed. Hackers spread malware through Coronavirus safety app, gains Contacts access to infect more. Coronavirus phishing spreads Netwalker ransomware. Tesla central touchscreen exposed to DoS attacks. Botnet operators exploit vulnerabilities in LILIN DVRs.Continue readingGE data breach, Coronavirus phishing, Vulnerable LILIN, Tesla, Windows, and more

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Breach CVE DDoS Malware Phishing Ransomware Vulnerability

Mespinoza/Pysa ransomware, HawkEye, RedLine Malware

Major cybersecurity events on 19th March 2020: Sodinokibi ransomware data leaks sold on hacker forums. DDoS attacks target Takeaway food delivery service. Phishing campaign sends out emails posing as WHO Chief to spread HawkEye malware. Folding@home phishing spreads RedLine.Continue readingMespinoza/Pysa ransomware, HawkEye, RedLine Malware

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Breach CVE Malware MiTM Phishing Ransomware Stalkerware Vulnerability

COVID-19 malware and phishing scams, fake Google domains, and more

Major cyber security incidents on 17th March 2020: Scammers use COVID-19 as a guise to spread malware and phishing mails. APT36 calls coronavirus a ‘golden opportunity’ to distribute Crimson RAT. MacOS bundleware installer capable of much more than a normal installation software.Continue readingCOVID-19 malware and phishing scams, fake Google domains, and more

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Breach CVE Cyber Security Malware Ransomware Snooping Trojan Vulnerability

CloudSEK Daily Threat Bulletin – 12th March 2020

Round Up of Major Breaches and Scams Comcast accidentally published 200,000 “unlisted” phone numbers Comcast mistakenly published the names, phone numbers, and addresses of nearly 200,000 customers who paid monthly fees to make their numbers unlisted. The names and numbers were made available on Ecolisting, a directory run by Comcast, and picked up by third-party directories.…Continue readingCloudSEK Daily Threat Bulletin – 12th March 2020

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Breach CVE Malware Phishing TrickBot Vulnerability

CloudSEK Daily Threat Bulletin – 11th March 2020

Round Up of Major Breaches and Scams Iranian Coronavirus app collecting sensitive information Over the weekend, Iranian researcher, Nariman Gharib, reported via Twitter that he had identified a coronavirus app collecting sensitive information from users, including their real-time geo-location details, beyond what the app required to function. According to Gharib, the app was released by…Continue readingCloudSEK Daily Threat Bulletin – 11th March 2020

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Breach CVE Malware Ransomware TrickBot Vulnerability

CloudSEK Daily Threat Bulletin – 6th March 2020

Round Up of Major Breaches and Scams Brazilian security firm exposes 25 GB of data on leaky S3 bucket A Brazilian home and business security firm has exposed 25 GB of files on a leaky S3 bucket. The files, which include tax documents, payment slips, and social security documents, reveal their clients’ contract details and…Continue readingCloudSEK Daily Threat Bulletin – 6th March 2020