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ACE APT Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Spoofing Virus Vulnerability Zero-day

OSF Healthcare notifies patients of ransomware incident, Pfizer leaks customer prescriptions, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 21st October 2020 (Morning Post): Microsoft claims taking down 94% of TrickBot’s command and control servers. NSA reveals 25 publicly known vulnerabilities exploited by Chinese Nation-State hackers. Adblocker installed by 300,000 users turns out to be malicious. Continue readingOSF Healthcare notifies patients of ransomware incident, Pfizer leaks customer prescriptions, 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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APT Botnet Breach CVE Cyber Security Data leak Emotet Espionage Hacking Malware Money laundering Phishing Ransomware Scam Spam Trojan Virus Vulnerability

20 QQAAZZ members charged for money laundering, Hackers attack Haldiram’s, demand Rs. 7.5 lakh, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 19th October 2020 (Morning Post): FIN11 gang starts to deploy ransomware to monetize its cybercriminal activities. Iran-linked cyberespionage APT group Silent Librarian launches phishing campaigns to target universities. Ransomware attack on health tech firm disrupts COVID clinical trials.Continue reading20 QQAAZZ members charged for money laundering, Hackers attack Haldiram’s, demand Rs. 7.5 lakh, and more

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APT Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Emotet Espionage Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Spying Virus Vulnerability

Iranian govt. domains masquerade as news outlets, SilentFade steals millions through Facebook ads, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 8th October 2020 (Evening Post): Amazon Prime Day causes a spike in phishing, fraud attacks since August. Data from Airlink International UAE leaked on multiple dark web forums. Waterbear malware used in attacks against Taiwanese government agencies.Continue readingIranian govt. domains masquerade as news outlets, SilentFade steals millions through Facebook ads, 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 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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BEC Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Ransomware Scam Spying Virus Vulnerability

Hacker sentenced to 7 years after hacking LinkedIn, Twitter users get “Something went wrong” error messages, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 1st October 2020 (Evening Post): FBI tip prompted takedown of 130 fake Twitter accounts during debate. InterPlanetary Storm botnet infects 13K Mac, Android devices. Russian Fancy Bear hackers may have penetrated a US Federal Agency.Continue readingHacker sentenced to 7 years after hacking LinkedIn, Twitter users get “Something went wrong” error messages, and more

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APT Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Espionage Hacking Malvertise Malware Ransomware RCE Scam Virus Vulnerability

13 yr. old hacked school computers, arrested, Watchmaker Swatch shuts down IT systems, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 30th September 2020 (Morning Post): NatWest joins forces with Malwarebytes to provide free virus protection to customers. Exorcist 2.0 ransomware delivered through fake software crack sites. More than 247K Exchange servers unpatched for actively exploited flaw.Continue reading13 yr. old hacked school computers, arrested, Watchmaker Swatch shuts down IT systems, and more

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Botnet Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Espionage Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Virus Vulnerability

Amazon staffers leaked search algorithms, Tutanota German email service suffers DDoS attacks, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 21st September 2020 (Morning Post): 1,000 high-ranking Belarusian police officers’ names and personal details leaked amidst anti-government demonstrations. Mozi botnet accounts for 90% of the IoT network traffic. Iranian hackers busted for 6-year long cyber espionage.Continue readingAmazon staffers leaked search algorithms, Tutanota German email service suffers DDoS attacks, 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