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APT Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Hacking Misinformation Phishing Scam Spoofing Vulnerability

Iran’s Proud Boys emails threaten Democrat voters, Gift voucher scam targets Marks & Spencer CEO, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 22nd October 2020 (Morning Post): Hackers held Caribbean’s biggest conglomerate Ansa McAl’s IT systems hostage in a ransomware attack. Oracle releases 402 security patches in its latest critical patch update (CPU). WordPress deploys forced security fix for bug in Loginizer.Continue readingIran’s Proud Boys emails threaten Democrat voters, Gift voucher scam targets Marks & Spencer CEO, and more

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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 Breach Bug CVE Data leak Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Trojan Vulnerability

US charges Russian intelligence officers for malware attacks, Phishing campaign targets Microsoft, Google, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 20th October 2020 (Evening Post): Ransomware gang Darkside donated part of its ransom demands to charities. Nefilim ransomware operators publish long list of Luxottica data on leak site. Google’s Waze allows hackers to identify and track user.Continue readingUS charges Russian intelligence officers for malware attacks, Phishing campaign targets Microsoft, Google, and more

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ACE APT Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Emotet Hacking Malware MiTM Scam Vulnerability

British Airways fined £20M for data breach, Reynolds & Reynolds CEO slapped with tax evasion charge, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 16th October 2020 (Evening Post): Critical SonicWall vulnerability, tracked as CVE-2020-5135, affects 800K firewalls. Adobe patches Magento bugs that lead to code execution and customer list tampering. Office 365 adds protection against MITM attacks.Continue readingBritish Airways fined £20M for data breach, Reynolds & Reynolds CEO slapped with tax evasion charge, and more

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APT Botnet Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Emotet Hacking Malware Misinformation Money laundering Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

Trump campaign account locked by Twitter, Money laundering org. QQAAZZ members indicted by US DoJ, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 16th October 2020 (Morning Post): Scammers profit off of FIFA 21’s large audience, leverages in-game goods and rewards. Puerto Rico firefighting dept. discloses breach, hackers demand $600,000. Egregor ransomware gang leaks Ubisoft, Crytek stolen data.Continue readingTrump campaign account locked by Twitter, Money laundering org. QQAAZZ members indicted by US DoJ, and more

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APT BEC Botnet Breach Bug cryptominers CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Ransomware RCE Scam TrickBot Vulnerability

Norway claims parliament breach by Russian hackers, Lemon Duck cryptomining botnet activity spikes, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 14th October 2020 (Morning Post): PoetRAT, masquerades as government domains, targets public and private sector in Azerbaijan. Microsoft patches 87 security vulnerabilities in October’s Patch Tuesday. Popular kids smartwatch comes with cover camera.Continue readingNorway claims parliament breach by Russian hackers, Lemon Duck cryptomining botnet activity spikes, 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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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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ACE Breach Bug Cross-site Scripting CVE Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Emotet Ransomware RCE Scam Skimming Vulnerability Zero-day

Credit card skimmer Baka evades detection methods, Netwalker targets Pakistani power utility K-Electric, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 9th September 2020 (Morning Post): Russian government claims that USA, UK, Ukrainian DDoS attacks targeted voting in Russian Federation. France, Japan, and New Zealand warn of a surge in Emotet attacks. Adobe InDesign, Framemaker, and Experience Manager flaws fixed.Continue readingCredit card skimmer Baka evades detection methods, Netwalker targets Pakistani power utility K-Electric, and more

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

TikTok secretly collected Android user data, 33% of UK universities hit by ransomware in 10 years, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 12th August 2020 (Evening Post): Court of Appeal rules the use of facial recognition technology by Welsh police is unlawful. Scammers use fake news articles, promotes coronavirus ‘cures’ to defraud victims. Samsung Galaxy flaws expose phones to remote attacks.Continue readingTikTok secretly collected Android user data, 33% of UK universities hit by ransomware in 10 years, and more