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Canon publicly confirms August ransomware attack, Sophos notifies customers of data exposure, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 27th November 2020 (Morning Post): Sophos notifies customers of data exposure after database misconfiguration, Canon publicly confirms August ransomware attack, data theft, DDoS Attacks Against Online Retailers Increase Four-Fold During Pandemic.Continue readingCanon publicly confirms August ransomware attack, Sophos notifies customers of data exposure, and more

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APT Botnet Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Doxxing Hacking Malware Misinformation Phishing QakBot Ransomware Scam Trend Micro Vulnerability Zero-day

Cork hospital fined €65K over data mishandling, ShinyHunters target Mashable, leaks 5.22GB database, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 05th November 2020 (Morning Post): QBOt election-themed phishing emails infect victims with malicious payloads, to harvest user data. Japanese game developer Capcom targeted by cyberattack, disrupts business operations. Hackers abuse Google Forms to phish for AT&T credentials.Continue readingCork hospital fined €65K over data mishandling, ShinyHunters target Mashable, leaks 5.22GB database, and more

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APT Breach Data leak DDoS Hacking Malware Maze Phishing Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

Iranian hackers access US voter information, Phishers use Google Drive to force traffic into mal. sites, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 2nd November 2020 (Evening Post): Precious metals dealer JM Bullion discloses data breach incident to customers. The number of records exposed in 2020 hits 36 billion globally: Risk Based Security. Maze shuts down business, denies creating a cartel.Continue readingIranian hackers access US voter information, Phishers use Google Drive to force traffic into mal. sites, and more

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

21 malicious Google Play apps downloaded 8M times, Hackers blackmail Vastaamo patients after breach, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 28th October 2020 (Morning Post): Hackers hack and deface Donald Trump’s official campaign website donaldjtrump.com. Facebook removes network of fake Iranian accounts and pages, peddling US election misinformation. Ryuk ransomware hits furniture giant Steelcase.Continue reading21 malicious Google Play apps downloaded 8M times, Hackers blackmail Vastaamo patients after breach, and more

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

Twitter, Facebook to testify over NYP article, Japanese Shionogi & Co. suffers data breach, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 23rd October 2020 (Evening Post): Russian state-backed hackers, codenamed Energetic Bear, gained access to US governmental networks. Man hacks four Rajasthan schools’ server, issues transfer certificates to 130 students alleging harassment against them. Continue readingTwitter, Facebook to testify over NYP article, Japanese Shionogi & Co. suffers data breach, 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 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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ACE APT Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Emotet Hacking Malware MiTM Scam Vulnerability

British Airways fined £20M for data breach, Reynolds & Reynolds CEO slapped with tax evasion charge, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 16th October 2020 (Evening Post): Critical SonicWall vulnerability, tracked as CVE-2020-5135, affects 800K firewalls. Adobe patches Magento bugs that lead to code execution and customer list tampering. Office 365 adds protection against MITM attacks.Continue readingBritish Airways fined £20M for data breach, Reynolds & Reynolds CEO slapped with tax evasion charge, and more