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Adware Bug CVE Cyber Security Malware Skimming Vulnerability

Facebook, Google, Twitter pause reviews of Hong Kong data requests, Purple Fox adds two Microsoft exploits to arsenal, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 7th July 2020 (Morning Post): Adware targets Android users, Kaspersky finds them to be undeletable files. Credit card skimmer targets websites hosted on Microsoft IIS servers, running ASP.NET. Hotels.com code generator flaw fixed. Continue readingFacebook, Google, Twitter pause reviews of Hong Kong data requests, Purple Fox adds two Microsoft exploits to arsenal, and more

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Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security DDoS Hacking Malware Ransomware Spam Vulnerability

Delhi University data privacy breach, Try2Cry ransomware infects USB flash drives, spreads to Windows, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 6th July 2020 (Morning Post): Threat actors leverage Tor networks to carry out system compromise, data exfiltration, DoS attacks, reconnaissance. FakeSpy malware resurfaces, steals text messages, financial data, bank login information, app data, etc.Continue readingDelhi University data privacy breach, Try2Cry ransomware infects USB flash drives, spreads to Windows, and more

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APT Breach Cyber Security Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

Alina malware spotted using new trick to steal credit/debit card data, Hacker ransoms 22,900 MongoDB databases, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 2nd July 2020 (Evening Post): Federal Reserve issues advisory on how to mitigate payment fraud using synthetic identity accounts. Hakbit ransomware campaign targets specific European countries. FakeSpy campaign uses postal app to steal data. Continue readingAlina malware spotted using new trick to steal credit/debit card data, Hacker ransoms 22,900 MongoDB databases, and more

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Breach Cyber Security Hacking Malware Phishing Scam Vulnerability

TikTok denies misuse of Indian user data, HMRC phishing scams target passport details, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 1st July 2020 (Morning Post): Verified Instagram account targets unsuspecting users with copyright infringement phishing scam. 25 Android apps removed from Play Store, following the theft of Facebook credentials. EvilQuest ransomware targets macOS users.Continue readingTikTok denies misuse of Indian user data, HMRC phishing scams target passport details, and more

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Breach CVE Cyber Security DDoS Malware Ransomware Snooping Vulnerability

TikTok stops clipboard snooping after Apple exposes it, 5 million DeviceLock users’ data leaked, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 29th June 2020: CloudSEK researcher reports 40,000 Indiamart suppliers’ data. Aspire News App, domestic violence assistance app, suffers data breach. Hackers threaten to leak beverage firm Lion’s stolen files, following a ransomware attack. Continue readingTikTok stops clipboard snooping after Apple exposes it, 5 million DeviceLock users’ data leaked, and more

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Cyber Security Phishing Ransomware Spearphishing TrickBot Vulnerability

Phishing campaign masquerades as QuickBooks invoices, Hakbit ransomware targets victims via Excel, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 24th June 2020 (Evening Post): Sodinokibi ransomware scan victim networks for credit card PoS software. Microsoft adds firmware protections to Windows. Nefilim targets organizations using unpatched Citrix remote-access technology.Continue readingPhishing campaign masquerades as QuickBooks invoices, Hakbit ransomware targets victims via Excel, 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

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Breach Cyber Security Malware Ransomware Spyware Vulnerability

Cano Health advises patients of data breach, Hacker releases 14,000 taxpayer IDs, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 16th June 2020 (Morning Post): Author of databreaches.net claims to have notified onlinebloodbank of data breach, in 2019, to which they paid no heed. Indian human rights activists targeted with spyware. Consumer watchdog Which? warns of vulnerable security cameras.Continue readingCano Health advises patients of data breach, Hacker releases 14,000 taxpayer IDs, and more

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Breach CVE Cyber Security Malware Phishing Ransomware Spyware Vulnerability

Microsoft bans sale of facial recognition tech, Maze attacks Threadstone Advisors LLP, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 15th June 2020 (Morning Post): Privnotes.com masquerades as privnote.com, phishes bitcoins. Twitter forbids users from retweeting articles they have not opened. ActionSpy targets minority group Uyghurs. Facebook aids FBI, captures child predator.Continue readingMicrosoft bans sale of facial recognition tech, Maze attacks Threadstone Advisors LLP, and more

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Breach Cyber Security DDoS Malware Ransomware Vulnerability

Twitter removes 32K accounts pushing political agendas, Ransomware hits In Sport, leaks data, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 12th June 2020 (Morning Post): MU Health Care suffers data breach, SSNs compromised. Tor2Mine re-emerges deploying new malware. Hack-for-hire group Dark Basin’s operations, targeting journalists, advocates, government officials, uncovered. Continue readingTwitter removes 32K accounts pushing political agendas, Ransomware hits In Sport, leaks data, and more