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

SolarWinds breached Microsoft systems as well, Mednax Services notifies patients of data breach, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 18th December 2020 (Morning Post): Power supplier People’s Energy hacked, exposes 250,000 customers’ personal info. Emirati website leaks the personal information of thousands of Israelis, used to plan trips to Dubai. 5M WordPress sites run ‘Contact Form 7’ plugin with critical bugs.Continue readingSolarWinds breached Microsoft systems as well, Mednax Services notifies patients of data breach, and more

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

3M users install 28 malicious Chrome, Edge extensions, IMAP leveraged to infiltrate email accounts, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 17th December 2020 (Morning Post): IRS form fraud campaign targets G Suite users, affects 50,000 executives already. FireEye, GoDaddy, and Microsoft creates kill switch for SolarWinds backdoor. DoppelPaymer ransomware gang harasses victims who refuse to pay.Continue reading3M users install 28 malicious Chrome, Edge extensions, IMAP leveraged to infiltrate email accounts, and more

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Arbitrary Code Execution Botnet Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Emotet Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware RCE Scam Vulnerability Zero-day

LTO data leak involves car registrations, Ragnar Locker gang uses Facebook ads to extort victims, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 11th November 2020 (Evening Post): Antivirus software flags Dell printer drivers as malware, blocks installation. Chinese-linked Muhstik botnet targets Oracle WebLogic, Drupal. Patched Ubuntu desktop vulnerability allows privilege escalation.Continue readingLTO data leak involves car registrations, Ragnar Locker gang uses Facebook ads to extort victims, and more

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

21 malicious Google Play apps downloaded 8M times, Hackers blackmail Vastaamo patients after breach, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 28th October 2020 (Morning Post): Hackers hack and deface Donald Trump’s official campaign website donaldjtrump.com. Facebook removes network of fake Iranian accounts and pages, peddling US election misinformation. Ryuk ransomware hits furniture giant Steelcase.Continue reading21 malicious Google Play apps downloaded 8M times, Hackers blackmail Vastaamo patients after breach, 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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Adware APT Blackmail Botnet Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Deepfake Emotet Hacking Malware Misinformation Phishing Ransomware Scam Vulnerability Zero-day

Microsoft kills Internet Explorer for new Edge browser, Deepfake Bots on Telegram display nudity, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 27th October 2020 (Morning Post): WastedLocker ransomware hits ski resort operator Boyne Resorts, impacts company wide reservation systems. After Haldiram’s was targeted in a vicious ransomware attack last month, office of Mithaas sweets, Noida suffered a similar attack.Continue readingMicrosoft kills Internet Explorer for new Edge browser, Deepfake Bots on Telegram display nudity, and more

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APT Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware RAT Scam Snooping Spying Virus Vulnerability

Cop abuses police systems to snoop on girlfriend’s ex, UK firms under attack every 45 secs in Q3 2020, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 7th October 2020 (Evening Post): Upcoming IRS Coronavirus relief payment deadlines lure convincing phishing attacks. Updated Valak malware variant makes “most wanted malware” list for the first time. ESET researchers discover largest conglomerate of banking trojans.Continue readingCop abuses police systems to snoop on girlfriend’s ex, UK firms under attack every 45 secs in Q3 2020, and more

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APT Blackmail Breach Credential Stuffing CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Phishing Scam Vulnerability

Amazon delivery drivers hack scheduling system, Hacker sentenced to 5 years for blackmailing, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 22nd September 2020 (Evening Post): Activision denies claims of breach, following incident that affected 500,000 user accounts. Popular TikTok profiles promote fraudulent mobile apps generating $500,000. FBI reveals Chinese data mining scheme.Continue readingAmazon delivery drivers hack scheduling system, Hacker sentenced to 5 years for blackmailing, 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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Breach CVE Cyber Security Hacking MaaS Malware Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

US unmasks notorious hacker Fxsmp, US budget smartphones found with pre-installed malware, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 9th July (Evening Post): Google open-sources vulnerability scanner Tsunami for large-scale enterprise networks. Palo Alto Networks patches critical vulnerability with a 10/10 CVSSv3 rating. Conti ransomware uses CPU threads, encrypts files on infected computers.Continue readingUS unmasks notorious hacker Fxsmp, US budget smartphones found with pre-installed malware, and more