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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

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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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Botnet Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Emotet Hacking Malware Misinformation Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

Twitter flags Trump tweet regarding Coronavirus immunity, Microsoft disrupts MaaS botnet Trickbot, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 12th October 2020 (Evening Post): Ransomware operators outsource network access exploits to speed up attacks. Cyberattack targeting Longmont’s NextLight, affects customers’ service. Middlemen IT firms, Conduent and Cognizant give ransomware gangs more attack options.Continue readingTwitter flags Trump tweet regarding Coronavirus immunity, Microsoft disrupts MaaS botnet Trickbot, 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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APT Botnet Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Espionage Hacking Malware Maze Phishing Ransomware RAT Ryuk Scam Trojan Vulnerability

Cisco to pay $1.9B for infringing security patents, Ardonagh Group disables 200 admin accounts after ransomware attack, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 6th October 2020 (Evening Post): Ryuk attacks 20 organizations a week as ransomware threat surges. French cafe owners arrested for not maintaining a log of their open WiFi network users. Iran-linked APT exploits Zerologon flaw in attacks.Continue readingCisco to pay $1.9B for infringing security patents, Ardonagh Group disables 200 admin accounts after ransomware attack, and more

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APT Botnet Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Emotet Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware RAT RCE Scam Trojan Vulnerability Zero-day

Excel snafus causes the loss of 16K UK COVID cases, UN shipping agency forced offline after cyberattack, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 5th October 2020 (Evening Post): US CNMF and CISA warn of new malware variant SLOTHFULMEDIA in its malware analysis report. Most Android and iOS healthcare apps are riddled with bugs according to Intertrust’s security report on global mHealth apps 2020.Continue readingExcel snafus causes the loss of 16K UK COVID cases, UN shipping agency forced offline after cyberattack, and more