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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

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Breach Data leak Hacking Malspam Malware Phishing Ransomware Spearphishing TrickBot Vulnerability Zero-day

Office 365 phishing targets Google Ads, Startups suffer data breach, 386M records leaks, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 31st July 2020 (Morning Post): Twitter celebrity accounts hijacked after actors hooked staff with spearphishing tactics. Gujarat Technological University students complain about massive data leak following mock test. TrickBot Anchor malware targets Linux devices.Continue readingOffice 365 phishing targets Google Ads, Startups suffer data breach, 386M records leaks, and more

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CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Trojan Vulnerability

Coinbase stops customers from paying Twitter hackers, Tesco phishing scam targets UK customers, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 21st July 2020 (Evening Post): Netwalker ransomware targets Lorien Health Services, steals data of at least 50,000. Fake cryptocurrency trading apps spread GMERA malware to Mac users. Four banking trojan families, called Tetrade, targets user worldwide.Continue readingCoinbase stops customers from paying Twitter hackers, Tesco phishing scam targets UK customers, and more

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Breach Cryptojacking Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Ransomware Vulnerability

Hacker sells details of 142M MGM Resorts guests, Criminals compromise Cashaa, steals $3M in bitcoins, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 14th July 2020 (Evening Post): Data indexer Data Viper hacked, user database containing 15 billion usernames, passwords, etc. posted online. Security firm Night Lion breached, hacker (‘NightLion’) claims to have stolen 8200 databases. Continue readingHacker sells details of 142M MGM Resorts guests, Criminals compromise Cashaa, steals $3M in bitcoins, and more

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Breach Bug Cyber Security Hacking Malware Ransomware Scam Snooping Vulnerability

Dating apps breaches leak millions of sensitive data, Bug in LinkedIn iOS app resorts to clipboard snooping, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 6th July 2020 (Evening Post): Multi-stage bitcoin scam leaks data personal data of 2,50,000 people. Russian MoFA Twitter account hijacked, data offered for sale. New, more sinister Mac ransomware infects Apple’s Mac computers.Continue readingDating apps breaches leak millions of sensitive data, Bug in LinkedIn iOS app resorts to clipboard snooping, and more

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Breach Bug Cyber Security Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam TrickBot Vulnerability

Kerala Cyber Hackers break into Delhi State HM website, Ransomware campaign targets news websites, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 2nd July 2020 (Morning Post): Facebook discloses that 5,000 app developers got user data after their access expired. MacOS ransomware spreads through pirated software. Cisco systems warn users about high-severity bug in its switch lineup.Continue readingKerala Cyber Hackers break into Delhi State HM website, Ransomware campaign targets news websites, 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 CVE Cyber Security DDoS Phishing Ransomware RCE Vulnerability

GSuite apps have access to Gmail, Drive, and other external services, Apple patches jailbreak, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 3rd June 2020 (Morning Post): Manitoba Agricultural Services Corporation leaks personal data of clients. Computer operations have been restored in Bernards Township after a ransomware attack had struck their systems. CSG shrugs off ransomware demand of 102 Bitcoins.Continue readingGSuite apps have access to Gmail, Drive, and other external services, Apple patches jailbreak, and more

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Breach CVE Cyber Security Malware Phishing Ransomware RAT RCE Trojan Vulnerability

Nintendo hacked to buy Fortnite currency, 1.5M COVID-themed malicious mails per day, Agent Tesla targets oil companies, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 21st April 2020: Increased number of Bad Bots scrape data and attempt logins on websites. Extremely annoying coronavirus-themed malware locks users out of Windows. DoppelPaymer targets Los Angeles. Hackers attempt to sell 3000 UniCredit employees’ details. Continue readingNintendo hacked to buy Fortnite currency, 1.5M COVID-themed malicious mails per day, Agent Tesla targets oil companies, and more

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Botnet Breach CVE Cyber Security Malware Phishing Ransomware RAT RCE Trojan Vulnerability

Covid19 Alert tracing app leaks data, Raid costs Crypto firms $25M, Maze ransomware targets Cognizant, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 20th April 2020: Phishing attack costs Germany tens of millions of Euros. Proposed government COVID-themed app leaks data. Financial information of CISI members stolen. Hackers target children’s game, Webkinz. 207M Facebook records sold on hacker forum Scammers sell MP3 files that can kill Coronavirus, on the dark web.Continue readingCovid19 Alert tracing app leaks data, Raid costs Crypto firms $25M, Maze ransomware targets Cognizant, and more