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ACE Arbitrary Code Execution Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Hacking Malware Misinformation Phishing Ransomware RAT Scam Vulnerability Zero-day

Pransksters hijack smart devices to live stream swatters, Apple loses copyright suit against security startup, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 30th December 2020 (Morning Post): 21 arrested after allegedly using stolen WeLeakInfo.com logins to commit fraud. Voyager cryptocurrency broker halted trading due to cyberattack. Lawsuit claims flawed facial recognition led to man’s wrongful arrest.Continue readingPransksters hijack smart devices to live stream swatters, Apple loses copyright suit against security startup, and more

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APT Botnet Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak DoppelPaymer Emotet Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware REvil Scam Trojan Vulnerability Zero-day

iCloud outage causes account activation failure, GoDaddy apologizes for insensitive phishing email, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 28th December 2020 (Morning Post): Misconfigured AWS Bucket exposes hundreds of social influencers. Kaspersky Lab and Yandex detects malicious browser extensions including Frigate Light, Frigate CDN and SaveFrom. Fake Amazon gift card emails deliver the malware.Continue readingiCloud outage causes account activation failure, GoDaddy apologizes for insensitive phishing email, and more

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APT Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak Espionage Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Vulnerability Zero-day

Data breach hits 30,000 Now:Pensions customers, 21 Buttons exposes millions of users’ data, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 24th December 2020 (Morning Post): Nintendo conducts invasive surveillance operation against homebrew hacker. UK privacy watchdog warns SolarWinds victims to report data breaches. Lazarus group hits COVID-19 vaccine-maker in espionage attack.Continue readingData breach hits 30,000 Now:Pensions customers, 21 Buttons exposes millions of users’ data, and more

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APT Botnet Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak Espionage Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware RAT RCE Scam Virus Vulnerability

Hackers sell over 85K SQL databases, Denmark charges Russian spy with espionage, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 10th December 2020 (Morning Post): Record levels of software bugs plague short-staffed IT teams of top 30 US retailers. COVID-19 vaccine cyberattacks steal credentials, spread Zebrocy malware. SideWinder APT targets Nepal, Afghanistan in wide-ranging spy campaign.Continue readingHackers sell over 85K SQL databases, Denmark charges Russian spy with espionage, and more

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APT Arbitrary Code Execution Breach Bug COVID CVE Cyber Security Dark Web Data leak DoppelPaymer Hacking Malware Ransomware Snooping Social Engineering Trojan Vulnerability Zoombombing

A hacker is selling access to the email accounts of hundreds of C-level executives, Operators behind Dark Caracal are still alive and operational, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 30th November 2020 (Evening Post): Office 365 phishing campaign leverages Oracle and Amazon cloud services, A hacker is selling access to the email accounts of hundreds of C-level executives, Operators behind Dark Caracal are still alive and operational. Continue readingA hacker is selling access to the email accounts of hundreds of C-level executives, Operators behind Dark Caracal are still alive and operational, and more

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Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak Malware Ransomware Vulnerability Zero-day

Belden discloses data breach as a result of a cyber attack, Security researcher accidentally discovers Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 zero-day, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 26th November 2020 (Evening Post): Cybercriminals demanding $500,000 after hacking Delaware County computer network, Belden discloses data breach as a result of a cyber attack, Security researcher accidentally discovers Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 zero-day.Continue readingBelden discloses data breach as a result of a cyber attack, Security researcher accidentally discovers Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 zero-day, and more

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APT Botnet Breach Bug Data leak Emotet Hacking Malware Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

Prestige Software S3 buckets expose 10M personal files, Emotet, TrickBot top malware charts, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 9th November 2020 (Evening Post): Housing association in East Anglia struck by Sodinokibi ransomware, leaks unknown volume of employee, customer data. E-commerce software platform X-Cart suffers ransomware attack, forces shut down of e-stores. Continue readingPrestige Software S3 buckets expose 10M personal files, Emotet, TrickBot top malware charts, and more

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APT Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Maze Misinformation Phishing Ransomware Scam Skimming Spam Vulnerability Zero-day

Bitcoin wallet emptied of $1B ahead of US election, Over 23,600 hacked databases leaked on Telegram, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 4th November 2020 (Evening Post): Cannabis growers’ community website exposes more than 3.4 million user records, passwords. Maze clients turn to Sekhmet ransomware group’s Egregor as a substitute. Microsoft store games abused for Windows privilege escalation.Continue readingBitcoin wallet emptied of $1B ahead of US election, Over 23,600 hacked databases leaked on Telegram, and more

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

Amazon terminates employees over data lake, Fragomen data breach exposes Google employee’s data, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 27th October 2020 (Evening Post): Threat actor responsible for stealing $24 million worth cryptocurrency assets of Harvest Finance, identified. NetWalker group gives the Enel Group 7 days to pay the ransom, get back 4.54 TB of stolen data.Continue readingAmazon terminates employees over data lake, Fragomen data breach exposes Google employee’s data, 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