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Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak Emotet Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Ryuk Scam TrickBot Trojan Vulnerability

US warns of COVID-themed phishing, fraud schemes, Emotet campaign returns after 7-week hiatus, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 23rd December 2020 (Morning Post): UK cryptocurrency exchange EXMO suffers breach, funds stolen. Ransomware downed UVM Medical Center systems, no payments have been made. New marketing campaign emerges against UK subway, using TrickBot malware.Continue readingUS warns of COVID-themed phishing, fraud schemes, Emotet campaign returns after 7-week hiatus, 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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Breach CVE Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Hacking Malware MiTM Phishing Ransomware Scam Spying Spyware Trojan Vulnerability

Hackers drain KuCoin wallets of $150 million, Hungarian banks, telecom services targeted by DDoS attacks, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 28th September 2020 (Morning Post): Ministry of Internal Affairs of Belarus resumes its work after 19 days, resolved technical issues. Google removes 17 Joker-infected apps from the Play Store. Free decryptor released to combat ThunderX ransomware.Continue readingHackers drain KuCoin wallets of $150 million, Hungarian banks, telecom services targeted by DDoS attacks, and more

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Adware APT BEC Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Phishing Ransomware RCE Scam Skimming Vulnerability

Samsung leaks details of 980 Pro NVMe SSD, Paytm Mall suffers data breach, actors demand ransom, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 1st September 2020 (Evening Post): Hackers sell compromised Fortnite accounts on underground forums, earning millions every year. Iranian hacking group Pioneer Kitten sells access to stolen corporate networks. Apple accidentally approves Mac Shlayer malware. Continue readingSamsung leaks details of 980 Pro NVMe SSD, Paytm Mall suffers data breach, actors demand ransom, and more

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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 BEC Botnet Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Espionage Hacking Malware Maze Ransomware Scam Spam Spyware Vulnerability

FASTCash 2.0 campaign, ongoing bank-theft by BeagleBoyz, Empire Markets scam steals $30m BTC, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 27th August 2020 (Morning Post): GitHub developer errors cause leak of 150,000 to 200,000 patient health records stored in Microsoft, Google apps. 3000 bots on Twitter that propagated pro-Chinese political spam taken down.Continue readingFASTCash 2.0 campaign, ongoing bank-theft by BeagleBoyz, Empire Markets scam steals $30m BTC, 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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Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security DDoS Espionage Hacking Malware Ransomware RCE Scam Vulnerability

Empire Market offline, suspects exit scam, TikTok files lawsuit against US government, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 25th August (Morning Post): Iranian hackers leveraged RDP to deploy Dharma ransomware. Transsion, low-cost Android smartphones manufacturer, pre-installs malware on devices to list users on subscription services. Ransomware attack targets Brookfield Residential.Continue readingEmpire Market offline, suspects exit scam, TikTok files lawsuit against US government, 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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Botnet Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Hacking Malware Ransomware Scam Vulnerability Zero-day

100 people apprehended for PlusToken scam, QNAP urges to update Malware Remover for QSnatch, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 3rd August 2020 (Morning Post): 2.5 million Drizly customer accounts compromised, following major data breach. Minister of Internal Affairs, Belarus announces the arrest of GandCrab ransomware distributor. Travel company CWT pays $4.5M in ransom to avoid attack.Continue reading100 people apprehended for PlusToken scam, QNAP urges to update Malware Remover for QSnatch, and more