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APT Breach Brute-force Cryptojacking cryptominers CVE DDoS Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Vishing Vulnerability

16K Webex accounts deleted: Cisco employee pleads guilty, Elon Musk confirms Russian attempt to target Tesla, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 28th August 2020 (Morning Post): 28,000 printers hijacked by researchers, suggests that 56% of exposed printers can be easily hijacked. Lemon_Duck cryptominer malware targets Linux devices. 350m decrypted email addresses exposed on unsecured server.Continue reading16K Webex accounts deleted: Cisco employee pleads guilty, Elon Musk confirms Russian attempt to target Tesla, and more

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APT Botnet Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Espionage Hacking Malware Misinformation Phishing Ransomware Scam Spoofing Vulnerability

New Zealand stock exchange targeted by DDoS attack, Indian participant pleads guilty for tech support scam, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 26th August 2020 (Evening Post): US State governments and social networks up their game to takedown disinformation campaigns during the election months. APT hackers exploit Autodesk 3D Max software to carry out industrial cyber espionage.Continue readingNew Zealand stock exchange targeted by DDoS attack, Indian participant pleads guilty for tech support scam, and more

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APT Breach Cryptojacking Cryptoworm Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Identity theft Malware Phishing RaaS Ransomware Scam Snooping Spying Vulnerability

Denmark top intelligence chief suspended for spying on citizens, Indian ticket vendor suffers breach, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 25th August 2020 (Evening Post): FINRA warns: Threat actors targeting users with fake sites try to steal sensitive information. Lazarus Group leverages LinkedIn job advertisements to target cryptocurrency firm. DeathStalker APT group targets financial sector.Continue readingDenmark top intelligence chief suspended for spying on citizens, Indian ticket vendor suffers breach, and more

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Bug CVE Cyber Security Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

New Outlook mail issues phishing scam, Mozilla rewards bypassing Firefox exploit mitigations, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 21st August 2020 (Evening Post): US FINRA issues warning for members, threat actors create phishing websites. University of Utah pays $457,000 after ransomware attack. Researchers sound alarm over malicious AWS community Amazon Machine Images.Continue readingNew Outlook mail issues phishing scam, Mozilla rewards bypassing Firefox exploit mitigations, and more

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APT Breach CVE Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Hacking Malware Ransomware RAT Scam Vulnerability

Experian suffers data breach impacts 24m customers, Lucifer DDoS malware targets Linux systems, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 20th August 2020 (Morning Post): Data scraped from Instagram, TikTok and YouTube exposes 235 million social media profiles. Maze ransomware crew claims to have hacked SK hynix, leaks 5% of stolen files. Spotify fails to renew certificate, faces outage.Continue readingExperian suffers data breach impacts 24m customers, Lucifer DDoS malware targets Linux systems, and more

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APT Breach Data leak Espionage Hacking Honeypot Malware Phishing Ransomware Vulnerability

€10bn GDPR lawsuit against Salesforce, Oracle, 43,000 phishing emails bypass NHS security filters, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 14th August 2020 (Evening Post): Telephony honeypot receives 1.5 million robocalls across 11 months in the US. Facebook, Google join forces to curb the spread of disinformation, thwart efforts to manipulate voters. Windows Defender detects Citrix components as malware.Continue reading€10bn GDPR lawsuit against Salesforce, Oracle, 43,000 phishing emails bypass NHS security filters, and more

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APT Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak Emotet Espionage Hacking Malware Phishing Trojan Vulnerability

Chinese accounts part of campaign to rebuke Trump, New phishing attack targets Verizon, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 13th August 2020 (Evening Post): Espionage group RedCurl targets 14 organizations across various European countries and Canada. CactusPete APT group, active since 2013, has updated is Bisonal backdoor. Alexa bugs allow hackers to install malicious skills remotely.Continue readingChinese accounts part of campaign to rebuke Trump, New phishing attack targets Verizon, and more

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Breach Brute-force Bug Data leak Hacking Scam Snooping Vulnerability

Data of 17M CouchSurfing users leaked, Meow attack deletes 4000 unsecured databases, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 24th July 2020 (Morning Post): 29 fraudulent apps, part of the cyber-scheme Chartreuse Blur, detected and exposed, after 3.5 million downloads. ASUS home router bugs expose consumers to snooping attacks. IVG vulnerability allows attackers to brute-force into systems.Continue readingData of 17M CouchSurfing users leaked, Meow attack deletes 4000 unsecured databases, and more

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APT Botnet Breach CVE Cyber Security Emotet Hacking Malspam Malvertise Malware QakBot Ransomware TrickBot Vulnerability

University of York staff, student records stolen, Dutch law enforcement eavesdrops on EncroChat, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 23rd July 2020 (Morning Post): Lazarus APT group creates an advanced, cross-platform malware framework to launch attacks on Windows, MacOS, Linux systems. Misconfigured AWS S3 buckets allow attackers to compromise Twilio’s TaskRouter SDK.Continue readingUniversity of York staff, student records stolen, Dutch law enforcement eavesdrops on EncroChat, and more

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APT CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Jackpotting Malware Phishing Ransomware Vulnerability

Telecom giant Orange confirms ransomware attack, Diebold Nixdorf warns jackpotting attack targeting ATMs, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 17th July 2020 (Morning Post): Seven ransomware families designed to kill running processes target industrial software. CryptBB introduces new platform, helps young hackers to hone their skills. UK, US, Canada claims Russian hackers hacked vaccine trials.Continue readingTelecom giant Orange confirms ransomware attack, Diebold Nixdorf warns jackpotting attack targeting ATMs, and more