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Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Emotet Hacking Phishing RAT Spying Spyware Stalkerware Trojan Vulnerability Zero-day

Russia with the most number of spying smartphones, Illinois healthcare system FHN suffers breach, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 12th August 2020 (Morning Post): Spyware Agent Tesla, exploiting the pandemic since March, adds new tricks to its arsenal. Critical Intel flaw affects motherboards, server systems, compute modules. Samsung quietly fixes Galaxy ‘Find My Mobile’ flaw.Continue readingRussia with the most number of spying smartphones, Illinois healthcare system FHN suffers breach, and more

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Breach CVE Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Hacking Scam Spying Vulnerability

DDoS attacks triple in the second quarter of 2020, Anomaly Six collects and sells users location data, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 11th August 2020 (Evening Post): UK Court of Appeal declares face recognition technology usage by Welsh police to be unlawful. German parliament prepares for patient data protection laws and more digitalisation in the German healthcare system.Continue readingDDoS attacks triple in the second quarter of 2020, Anomaly Six collects and sells users location data, and more

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BEC Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware RAT RCE Scam Social Engineering Trojan Vulnerability Zero-day

US NCSC director warns of election interference efforts, Better Business Bureau notifies of new Visa scam, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 11th August 2020 (Morning Post): Phishing scams impersonate US SBA, deliver malware, steal credentials, commit financial fraud. Nefilim ransomware hacks the SPIE group, steal victim’s data. Avaddon ransomware launches data leak site to extort victims.Continue readingUS NCSC director warns of election interference efforts, Better Business Bureau notifies of new Visa scam, and more

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Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Phishing Ransomware Scam Skimming Vulnerability

ProctorU confirms breach after data leaked online, Subreddits vandalized with pro-Trump messages, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 10th August 2020 (Evening Post): New evasive Magecart phishing attacks leverage modified favicon to inject e-skimmers, steal payment card data. Maze group claims responsibility for a ransomware attack targeted at Canon.Continue readingProctorU confirms breach after data leaked online, Subreddits vandalized with pro-Trump messages, and more

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APT Breach Brute-force Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Ransomware Spying Spyware Vulnerability

Chinese hackers penetrates Taiwan semiconductor industry, Intel investigates major data leak, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 10th August 2020 (Morning Post): DoppelPaymer ransomware gang targets Coronavirus ventilator manufacturer Boyce Technologies, obstructs production of 300 ventilators per day. 400 Snapdragon vulnerabilities turns 3 billion Android phones into spying tools. Continue readingChinese hackers penetrates Taiwan semiconductor industry, Intel investigates major data leak, and more

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Breach CVE Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Hacking Ransomware Vulnerability Zero-day

440K ProctorU user records published after breach, Qualcomm, MediaTek Wi-Fi chips hit by KrØØk, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 7th August 2020 (Morning Post): Netwalker ransomware operators claims to have breached the networks of Forsee Power. New side-channel attacks target Intel, ARM, IBM, AMD processors. Smart lock IoT devices opened with just Mac addresses. Continue reading440K ProctorU user records published after breach, Qualcomm, MediaTek Wi-Fi chips hit by KrØØk, and more

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Breach CVE Cyber Security Hacking Malware Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

Porn video interrupts court hearing for Twitter hacker, Chrome extensions involved in ad fraud, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 6th August 2020 (Evening Post): Maze ransomware targets Canon, 10TB data allegedly stolen. Researcher Details Sophisticated macOS Attack via Office Document Macros. FBI warns of cyber attacks against Windows 7 systems. Continue readingPorn video interrupts court hearing for Twitter hacker, Chrome extensions involved in ad fraud, and more

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APT Breach Cyber Security Espionage Hacking Malware Smuggling Spyware Trend Micro Vulnerability Zero-day

EtherOops attack preys on Ethernet cables, Linux backdoor malware used for espionage by Winnti Group, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 6th August 2020 (Morning Post): Pompeo suggests TikTok and WeChat are significant threats to the US citizens, offers very few details on the same. Living Off the Land technique allows hackers to leverage Microsoft Teams to deliver retrieve and execute malicious code. Continue readingEtherOops attack preys on Ethernet cables, Linux backdoor malware used for espionage by Winnti Group, and more

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Botnet Breach Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Phishing Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

Beaumont Health hit by second phishing attack, Interpol reports alarming rates of cyberattacks, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 5th August 2020 (Evening Post): 295 Chrome extensions hijack Google and Bing search results. Hacker publishes list of plaintext usernames and passwords for more than 900 enterprise VPN servers. Lockbit ransomware targets American SMBs.Continue readingBeaumont Health hit by second phishing attack, Interpol reports alarming rates of cyberattacks, and more

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

Canon outage causes data loss, Fake Zoom meeting invitations phishing targets Microsoft credentials, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 5th August 2020 (Morning Post): American online food ordering and delivery platform UberEats falls prey to data breach. Oilrig, first publicly known threat actor to incorporate the DNS-over-HTTPS (DoH) protocol in attacks. Continue readingCanon outage causes data loss, Fake Zoom meeting invitations phishing targets Microsoft credentials, and more