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Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Emotet Hacking Phishing RAT Spying Spyware Stalkerware Trojan Vulnerability Zero-day

Russia with the most number of spying smartphones, Illinois healthcare system FHN suffers breach, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 12th August 2020 (Morning Post): Spyware Agent Tesla, exploiting the pandemic since March, adds new tricks to its arsenal. Critical Intel flaw affects motherboards, server systems, compute modules. Samsung quietly fixes Galaxy ‘Find My Mobile’ flaw.Continue readingRussia with the most number of spying smartphones, Illinois healthcare system FHN suffers breach, and more

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BEC Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware RAT RCE Scam Social Engineering Trojan Vulnerability Zero-day

US NCSC director warns of election interference efforts, Better Business Bureau notifies of new Visa scam, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 11th August 2020 (Morning Post): Phishing scams impersonate US SBA, deliver malware, steal credentials, commit financial fraud. Nefilim ransomware hacks the SPIE group, steal victim’s data. Avaddon ransomware launches data leak site to extort victims.Continue readingUS NCSC director warns of election interference efforts, Better Business Bureau notifies of new Visa scam, and more

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Breach CVE Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Hacking Ransomware Vulnerability Zero-day

440K ProctorU user records published after breach, Qualcomm, MediaTek Wi-Fi chips hit by KrØØk, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 7th August 2020 (Morning Post): Netwalker ransomware operators claims to have breached the networks of Forsee Power. New side-channel attacks target Intel, ARM, IBM, AMD processors. Smart lock IoT devices opened with just Mac addresses. Continue reading440K ProctorU user records published after breach, Qualcomm, MediaTek Wi-Fi chips hit by KrØØk, and more

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APT Breach Cyber Security Espionage Hacking Malware Smuggling Spyware Trend Micro Vulnerability Zero-day

EtherOops attack preys on Ethernet cables, Linux backdoor malware used for espionage by Winnti Group, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 6th August 2020 (Morning Post): Pompeo suggests TikTok and WeChat are significant threats to the US citizens, offers very few details on the same. Living Off the Land technique allows hackers to leverage Microsoft Teams to deliver retrieve and execute malicious code. Continue readingEtherOops attack preys on Ethernet cables, Linux backdoor malware used for espionage by Winnti Group, and more

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Botnet Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Hacking Malware Ransomware Scam Vulnerability Zero-day

100 people apprehended for PlusToken scam, QNAP urges to update Malware Remover for QSnatch, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 3rd August 2020 (Morning Post): 2.5 million Drizly customer accounts compromised, following major data breach. Minister of Internal Affairs, Belarus announces the arrest of GandCrab ransomware distributor. Travel company CWT pays $4.5M in ransom to avoid attack.Continue reading100 people apprehended for PlusToken scam, QNAP urges to update Malware Remover for QSnatch, and more

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Breach Data leak Hacking Malspam Malware Phishing Ransomware Spearphishing TrickBot Vulnerability Zero-day

Office 365 phishing targets Google Ads, Startups suffer data breach, 386M records leaks, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 31st July 2020 (Morning Post): Twitter celebrity accounts hijacked after actors hooked staff with spearphishing tactics. Gujarat Technological University students complain about massive data leak following mock test. TrickBot Anchor malware targets Linux devices.Continue readingOffice 365 phishing targets Google Ads, Startups suffer data breach, 386M records leaks, and more

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Bug Data leak Hacking Malware Scam TrickBot Trojan Vulnerability Zero-day

Russian police detains scammers targeting VIP customers, Twitter internal tool used to hijack accounts, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 17th July 2020 (Evening Post): MyCastingFile.com leaks private data of 260,000 users. Dating and social accounts also targeted by BlackRock banking trojan. Iranian top hacking groups leave training videos exposed online. Continue readingRussian police detains scammers targeting VIP customers, Twitter internal tool used to hijack accounts, and more

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Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking MaaS Malware Phishing Scam Smishing TrickBot Vulnerability Zero-day

KVKK, Swvl, Dunzo suffers data breach, 25,000 UAE police data on sale on dark web forum, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 13th July 2020 (Morning Post): Hacker forum sells over 1,300 phishing kits making over $30,000. Smishing campaign spreads fake TikTok app that downloads malware, stealing sensitive data. Flaw in Indian Chingari app allows it to be easily hacked.Continue readingKVKK, Swvl, Dunzo suffers data breach, 25,000 UAE police data on sale on dark web forum, and more

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Cyber Security DDoS Malvertise Malware Phishing Ransomware RCE Spyware Stalkerware Vulnerability Zero-day

Google bans ads promoting spyware, stalkerware, Fraudsters use inactive domains to malvertise, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 10th July 2020 (Evening Post): New phishing campaign leverages legitimate SurveyMonkey domains to fish for Office 365 credentials. Android malware family Joker sneaks their product Bread into Google Play Store. DDoS attack targets Cloudflare. Continue readingGoogle bans ads promoting spyware, stalkerware, Fraudsters use inactive domains to malvertise, and more