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APT Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam SIM swapping Trojan Vishing Vulnerability Zero-day

Social media firms on high alert against election misinformation, 1M Folkscam records leaked to Google, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 4th November 2020 (Morning Post): Toy maker Mattel suffers ransomware attack crippling business functions. REvil ransomware group adds KPOT malware to its arsenal, acquires source code of Trojan in auction. RegretLocker ransomware targets Windows VM.Continue readingSocial media firms on high alert against election misinformation, 1M Folkscam records leaked to Google, and more

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ACE APT Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Spoofing Virus Vulnerability Zero-day

OSF Healthcare notifies patients of ransomware incident, Pfizer leaks customer prescriptions, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 21st October 2020 (Morning Post): Microsoft claims taking down 94% of TrickBot’s command and control servers. NSA reveals 25 publicly known vulnerabilities exploited by Chinese Nation-State hackers. Adblocker installed by 300,000 users turns out to be malicious. Continue readingOSF Healthcare notifies patients of ransomware incident, Pfizer leaks customer prescriptions, and more

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APT Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malspam Malvertise Malware Ransomware RCE Scam SIM swapping Spying Vulnerability

Blackbaud breach affects more than 5.6 million patients, Hacker exfiltrates data from federal agency, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 25th September 2020 (Morning Post): Microsoft removes 18 Azure AD applications tied to the Chinese state-sponsored threat actor group APT40. Polish authorities shut down hacker super-group associated with bomb threats, ransomware attacks, SIM swapping. Continue readingBlackbaud breach affects more than 5.6 million patients, Hacker exfiltrates data from federal agency, and more

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APT Blackmail Breach cryptominers CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Third-party breach Vulnerability

The Dark Overlord hacker sentenced to 5 years, Strava exposes user data to nearby strangers, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 22nd September 2020 (Morning Post): 500,000 Call of Duty players affected after Activision accounts were allegedly hacked. Cyber attack targets Ray-Ban owner and Italy-based eyewear giant Luxottica. German authorities treat fatal ransomware incident as negligent homicide.Continue readingThe Dark Overlord hacker sentenced to 5 years, Strava exposes user data to nearby strangers, and more

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APT Breach Data leak Doxxing Espionage Hacking Malware Ransomware Scam Stalkerware Vulnerability

Scammers masquerade as Moscow State Univ., Chinese hackers steal data from Spanish labs, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 18th September 2020 (Evening Post): Google’s awkward stalkerware typo said it was ok to spy spouse. Data breach affects thousands of patients and donors at Children’s Minnesota, Allina Health, Regions Hospital and Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare.Continue readingScammers masquerade as Moscow State Univ., Chinese hackers steal data from Spanish labs, and more

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APT Breach Brute-force Data leak Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Spam Vulnerability

Ryuk targets US court with the Conti strain, Zoom adds and extra layer of security: 2FA, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 14th September 2020 (Morning Post): 3.4 million patient data breached in Blackbaud ransomware incident, states interim report. New Twitter phishing scam steals login credentials of unsuspecting users. Development Bank of Seychelles hit by ransomware attack.Continue readingRyuk targets US court with the Conti strain, Zoom adds and extra layer of security: 2FA, and more

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Breach Brute-force Data leak Hacking Malware Maze Misinformation Ransomware RCE Scam Vulnerability

State-backed hackers target 2020 US elections, 100,000 Razer fans’ sensitive data exposed, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 11th September 2020 (Morning Post): Telehealth applications and services broaden the attack surface, more actors target such apps. Twitter to remove misleading election tweets, gets on Trump’s bad side. SoftServe hit by ransomware attack, exploits Windows customization tool.Continue readingState-backed hackers target 2020 US elections, 100,000 Razer fans’ sensitive data exposed, and more

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Breach Bug Cryptojacking CVE Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Malvertise Ransomware Scam Third-party breach Trojan Vulnerability

Blackbaud data breach affects Inova Health Systems, NexusGuard reports massive rise in DDoS campaigns, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 10th September 2020 (Morning Post): Hackers steal $5.4 million Slovakian cryptocurrency exchange ETERBASE. Fake alert scams target mobile networks and users, reports Sophos. Zeppelin ransomware adds a new trojan downloader to its arsenal.Continue readingBlackbaud data breach affects Inova Health Systems, NexusGuard reports massive rise in DDoS campaigns, and more

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Breach CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Scam Vulnerability

Cloudflare exposes 3M IP addresses, Australian consumer watchdog accuses Google of privacy breaches, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 28th July 2020 (Morning Post): Promo.com, popular marketing video maker, discloses data breach, 22 million user records leaked on hacker forum. Developer discovers leaked source code of over 50 high-profile organizations from diverse sectors.Continue readingCloudflare exposes 3M IP addresses, Australian consumer watchdog accuses Google of privacy breaches, and more

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

Dunzo hacked, 11GB worth data leaked, Tesco phishing scam targets litigation firm, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 22nd July 2020 (Evening Post): US Department of Justice accuses Chinese hackers of stealing trade secrets, targeting COVID-19 research. Sawfish phishing scam targets DeepSource, resets logins. Blackbaud pays ransom following data breach.Continue readingDunzo hacked, 11GB worth data leaked, Tesco phishing scam targets litigation firm, and more