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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 Botnet Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Emotet Hacking Malware Phishing QakBot Ransomware RAT Scam Spam TrickBot Vulnerability

QBot leverages Defender Antivirus phishing bait, Hacked security cam stolen footage sold on adult sites, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 13th October 2020 (Morning Post): Security firms ESET, Black Lotus Labs, Symantec, and financial group team up to take down Trickbot ransomware. German tech giant Software AG continues to struggle against $20M ransomware attack. Continue readingQBot leverages Defender Antivirus phishing bait, Hacked security cam stolen footage sold on adult sites, and more

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APT Botnet Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware RAT Scam Skimming Trojan Vulnerability

Criminals steal over £100,000 from old aged in Lancaster, Ransomware gang leverages Zerologon in attacks, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 9th October 2020 (Evening Post): Cybercriminals target Playback Now conference platform with payment card skimmer. Fitbit gallery can be used to distribute malicious apps. 55 new security flaws reported in Apple software and services.Continue readingCriminals steal over £100,000 from old aged in Lancaster, Ransomware gang leverages Zerologon in attacks, and more

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APT Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware RAT Scam Snooping Spying Virus Vulnerability

Cop abuses police systems to snoop on girlfriend’s ex, UK firms under attack every 45 secs in Q3 2020, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 7th October 2020 (Evening Post): Upcoming IRS Coronavirus relief payment deadlines lure convincing phishing attacks. Updated Valak malware variant makes “most wanted malware” list for the first time. ESET researchers discover largest conglomerate of banking trojans.Continue readingCop abuses police systems to snoop on girlfriend’s ex, UK firms under attack every 45 secs in Q3 2020, 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 Cryptojacking CVE Cyber Security Data leak Emotet Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware RAT Scam Spying Trojan Virus Vulnerability

Hackers can jailbreak Apple’s T2 security chip, John McAfee arrested, charged with tax evasion, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 6th October 2020 (Morning Post): TeamTNT adds sophisticated cryptojacking malware variant Black-T to its arsenal. SilentFade steals Facebook credentials and $4 million in ad frauds. Slack outage causes delay, error and blank screens across the globe.Continue readingHackers can jailbreak Apple’s T2 security chip, John McAfee arrested, charged with tax evasion, 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

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

H&M charged with €35.2m fine for GDPR violations, 2 million Edureka users’ data exposed in data breach, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 5th October 2020 (Morning Post): University Hospital New Jersey pays ransom of $670K to prevent publishing of 240GB data. Egregor ransomware threatens a mass-media release of victims’ corporate data. Emotet malware interferes in the 2020 US Presidential Election. Continue readingH&M charged with €35.2m fine for GDPR violations, 2 million Edureka users’ data exposed in data breach, and more

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APT Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Phishing RAT Scam Trojan Vulnerability

iPhone 12 scam masquerades as Apple chatbot, Philippines military linked Facebook accounts removed, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 24th September 2020 (Evening Post): One in five UK employees receive COVID-19 related phishing emails, reports Webroot. Email-delivered MoDi RAT attack pastes PowerShell commands. TikTok urges court to block Donald Trump’s ban on app in the US.Continue readingiPhone 12 scam masquerades as Apple chatbot, Philippines military linked Facebook accounts removed, and more