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APT Breach Data leak Doxxing Espionage Hacking Malware Ransomware Scam Stalkerware Vulnerability

Scammers masquerade as Moscow State Univ., Chinese hackers steal data from Spanish labs, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 18th September 2020 (Evening Post): Google’s awkward stalkerware typo said it was ok to spy spouse. Data breach affects thousands of patients and donors at Children’s Minnesota, Allina Health, Regions Hospital and Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare.Continue readingScammers masquerade as Moscow State Univ., Chinese hackers steal data from Spanish labs, and more

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APT Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Ransomware Scam Virus Vulnerability XSS

APT39 indicted for stealing satellite tracking data, Outbound email errors increase data breaches by 93%, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 18th September 2020 (Morning Post): UK NCSC warns about a surge in ransomware attacks targeting educational institutions. Mozilla shuts down legacy services – Firefox Send, Firefox Notes. US sanctions Rana Institute for hiding major hacking operations.Continue readingAPT39 indicted for stealing satellite tracking data, Outbound email errors increase data breaches by 93%, and more

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

Smishing campaign masquerades as USPS, Bug in order tracking system caused Staples breach, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 16th September 2020 (Evening Post): Indian pleads guilty to his role in $600,000 malware protection scam. LockBit ransomware launches data leak site to double-extort victims. Facebook hacked by researchers exploiting MobileIron MDM flaw.Continue readingSmishing campaign masquerades as USPS, Bug in order tracking system caused Staples breach, and more

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Breach Bug cryptominers CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware RCE Scam Spoofing Trojan Vulnerability

Chinese hackers target Vatican despite public disclosure, MrbMiner malware hits MSSQL databases, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 16th September 2020 (Morning Post): Dunkin’ Donuts settles a lawsuit after failing to disclose 2015 data breach. Hackers face charges for defacing US websites following Soleimani killing. Billions of smartphones, tablets, laptops, and IoT devices vulnerable to BLESA.Continue readingChinese hackers target Vatican despite public disclosure, MrbMiner malware hits MSSQL databases, and more

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Breach Bug Data leak Hacking Ransomware Scam Trojan Vulnerability

Daimler settles US emission charges for $1.5B, SunCrypt ransomware targets University Hospital NJ, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 15th September 2020 (Evening Post): 97% of cybersecurity companies reportedly leaked data on dark web. Mailfire exposes 320 million users records of 70 dating, e-commerce sites. Bug in Joe Biden’s campaign app allows access to millions of voter files. Continue readingDaimler settles US emission charges for $1.5B, SunCrypt ransomware targets University Hospital NJ, and more

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Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Ponzi scheme Scam Vulnerability

Misconfigured Elasticsearch leaks 882GB user data, Indian orgs. report highest cyberattacks after US, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 14th September 2020 (Evening Post): US citizen charged with running a diamond and cryptocurrency-based Ponzi scheme. Vulnerabilities expose thousands of MobileIron servers to remote attacks. Zerologon attack lets hackers take over enterprise networks.Continue readingMisconfigured Elasticsearch leaks 882GB user data, Indian orgs. report highest cyberattacks after US, and more

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APT Breach Brute-force Data leak Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Spam Vulnerability

Ryuk targets US court with the Conti strain, Zoom adds and extra layer of security: 2FA, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 14th September 2020 (Morning Post): 3.4 million patient data breached in Blackbaud ransomware incident, states interim report. New Twitter phishing scam steals login credentials of unsuspecting users. Development Bank of Seychelles hit by ransomware attack.Continue readingRyuk targets US court with the Conti strain, Zoom adds and extra layer of security: 2FA, and more

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Breach CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malvertise Malware Ransomware RCE Scam Vulnerability

Hackers slip into Donald Trump’s Twitter, Small business accounts cloned on Instagram, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 11th September 2020 (Evening Post): Companies based in India report more cyberattacks than any other country. US Criminal Court hit by Conti ransomware, expose critical data. Researchers report Chrome sandbox escape vulnerability, earns $20,000.Continue readingHackers slip into Donald Trump’s Twitter, Small business accounts cloned on Instagram, and more

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Breach Brute-force Data leak Hacking Malware Maze Misinformation Ransomware RCE Scam Vulnerability

State-backed hackers target 2020 US elections, 100,000 Razer fans’ sensitive data exposed, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 11th September 2020 (Morning Post): Telehealth applications and services broaden the attack surface, more actors target such apps. Twitter to remove misleading election tweets, gets on Trump’s bad side. SoftServe hit by ransomware attack, exploits Windows customization tool.Continue readingState-backed hackers target 2020 US elections, 100,000 Razer fans’ sensitive data exposed, and more

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APT Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Spearphishing Vulnerability Zoombombing

£130,000 fine imposed on pension scheme cold caller, Equinix discloses ransomware incident, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 10th September 2020 (Evening Post): Irish regulators ask Facebook to stop sending EU user data to the US due to privacy concerns. Office 365 phishing runs real-time check of stolen domain logins. Ransomware and zoombombing disrupt back-to-school plans.Continue reading£130,000 fine imposed on pension scheme cold caller, Equinix discloses ransomware incident, and more