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Bug CVE Cyber Security Hacking Malware Spearphishing Vulnerability

India bans 47 more Chinese mobile apps, Links to Chinese govt. target Vatican prior to Beijing negotiations, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 30th July 2020 (Morning Post): Hacker-for-hire mercenary group, Deceptikons target European law firms. Netwalker ransomware a.k.a. Mailto poses a threat to US govt. and organizations. OKCupid security flaw allows attackers to perform in-app actions without user’s knowledge.Continue readingIndia bans 47 more Chinese mobile apps, Links to Chinese govt. target Vatican prior to Beijing negotiations, and more

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Breach Bug CVE Data leak DDoS Hacking Malware Ransomware Vulnerability

ShinyHunters leak 386 million user records, Hackers behind Garmin attack steals data for the first time, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 29th July 2020 (Evening Post): North Korean Lazaruz Group APT has been linked to several mac malware families in recent attacks. Critical Wordpress plugin bug lets hackers take over hosting account. Magento fixes two code execution vulnerabilities.Continue readingShinyHunters leak 386 million user records, Hackers behind Garmin attack steals data for the first time, and more

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APT Breach CVE Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Emotet Jackpotting Malspam Malware QakBot TrickBot Vulnerability

4.7M sources in Asia used to level DDoS attacks, Emotet malspam attacks drop TrickBot, QakBot, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 22nd July 2020 (Morning Post): Assisted living services Lorien Health Services discloses data security incident. Chinese APT’s MgBot malware targets India and Hong Kong. Diebold ATM Terminals’ own software used for jackpotting attacks.Continue reading4.7M sources in Asia used to level DDoS attacks, Emotet malspam attacks drop TrickBot, QakBot, and more

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Breach CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Ransomware Scam Skimming Vulnerability

Ghost Squad Hackers deface ESA site, Young hacker pals behind the Twitter attack targeted celebrities, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 20th July (Morning Post): In Wednesday’s attack on Twitter, hackers breached the backend, stole data of eight users. Card skimming attacks forces Magento to add 2FA throughout their platform. Blackbaud stopped a ransomware attack, paid ransom anyway.Continue readingGhost Squad Hackers deface ESA site, Young hacker pals behind the Twitter attack targeted celebrities, and more

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Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak Spyware Vulnerability

Welcome Chat spies on users, exposes data, Google release Chrome 84 with security enhancements, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 15th July (Morning Post): Cyber intel firm KELA detects a trove of 4.8 million UK ticket site records on sale. Catalonian politician Roger Torrent and two others claims to be targets of espionage. Microsoft urges Windows server users to patch severe-impact flaw.Continue readingWelcome Chat spies on users, exposes data, Google release Chrome 84 with security enhancements, and more

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APT Breach Cyber Security Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

India bans TikTok, UC Browser, and 57 other Chinese apps, New phishing campaign uses iCalendar invitations for attack, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 30th June 2020 (Morning Post): A collection of SQL databases that includes data from 945 websites for sale on dark web. REvil ransomware gang appends auction feature to its website for anonymous bidding. Hacker hacks PlayStation 2 using a carefully burned DVD-ROM.Continue readingIndia bans TikTok, UC Browser, and 57 other Chinese apps, New phishing campaign uses iCalendar invitations for attack, and more

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Breach Cryptojacking CVE Cyber Security DDoS Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Spearphishing Vulnerability

Hackers sent explicit messages to breached list of students, Hidden Web Skimmers used to target ecommerce sites, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 29th June 2020 (Evening Post): Attackers hack E27, asks for donation in exchange for details about vulnerabilities. Maine Information and Analysis Center suffers data breach, leaks data. Evil Corp stopped from spreading ransomware, preventing attack on 30 major firms.Continue readingHackers sent explicit messages to breached list of students, Hidden Web Skimmers used to target ecommerce sites, and more

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Breach Cryptojacking Cyber Security DDoS Malware Ransomware Vulnerability

Phishing campaign collects corporate data, targets Office 365, NVIDIA patches high-severity flaws in Windows, Linux, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 25th June 2020 (Morning Post): Black Hat survey registers record levels of concerned security professionals regarding potential breaches. Self-propelling Lucifer malware targets Windows with DDoS, cryptojacking attacks.Continue readingPhishing campaign collects corporate data, targets Office 365, NVIDIA patches high-severity flaws in Windows, Linux, and more

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Breach CVE Cyber Security Malware Phishing RAT Trojan Vulnerability

Office 365 phishing uses Oxford servers, Wells Fargo phishing campaign sends calendar invites, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 19th June 2020 (Evening Post): Dark Web forums understaffed, several forums on hiring spree. Google removes 106 malicious Chrome extensions. IcedID Banker trojan returns, clasps steganography. Drupal patches code execution flaw.Continue readingOffice 365 phishing uses Oxford servers, Wells Fargo phishing campaign sends calendar invites, and more

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Breach Cyber Security DDoS Ransomware Vulnerability

845GB of dating apps’ sensitive data exposed, CIA hacking tools compromised, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 17th June 2020 (Evening Post): MaxLinear discloses data breach after ransomware attack. T-Mobile outage due to a configuration error. Security vulnerability in Trump campaign app exposes Twitter application keys and secrets. Avon recovers after cybersecurity incident.Continue reading845GB of dating apps’ sensitive data exposed, CIA hacking tools compromised, and more