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APT BEC Breach Bug CVE Data leak DDoS Hacking Misinformation Phishing RCE Scam Vulnerability

Barnes & Noble suffers cyberattack, exposes customer data, Carnival Corp. discloses data compromise, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 15th October 2020 (Morning Post): Iranian APT group Silent Librarian increases its spear phishing attacks, targets schools, universities. Travelex faces DDoS threats in an attempt to extort companies worldwide. Intel, Google urge users to update Linux kernel to version 5.9 or later.Continue readingBarnes & Noble suffers cyberattack, exposes customer data, Carnival Corp. discloses data compromise, and more

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APT Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak Deepfake Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Spam Spyware Vulnerability

Marketing firm Friendemic exposes 2.7M customer records, Docsketch discloses security breach, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 12th October 2020 (Morning Post): Tyler Technologies pays ransom to obtain decryption key, following ransomware attack. Clop ransomware hits tech giant Software AG, demands over $20 million as ransom. Russia-linked threat group TA505 exploits Zerologon through fake software updates.Continue readingMarketing firm Friendemic exposes 2.7M customer records, Docsketch discloses security breach, and more

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Botnet Breach Bug Data leak Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Smuggling Vulnerability

Anti-vaccination posts causes Facebook to be sued, China hacks Taiwan government email accounts, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 19th August 2020 (Evening Post): Voice phishing service targets corporate VPNs. Ongoing campaign uses HTML smuggling for malware delivery. FritzFrog malware attacks Linux servers over SSH to mine Monero. New vulnerability could put IoT devices at risk.Continue readingAnti-vaccination posts causes Facebook to be sued, China hacks Taiwan government email accounts, and more

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Breach Brute-force CVE Data leak Hacking Malware Ransomware Trojan Vulnerability

AI firm Cense exposes 2.5m sensitive medical records, IcedID banking trojan adds new evasive tactics, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 18th August 2020 (Evening Post): GitHub data leak incidents affect more than 200,000 patients in the US. Hackers target vulnerabilities in Fizikal, expose information of thousands of users. Trade bans impacts Huawei’s future security updates.Continue readingAI firm Cense exposes 2.5m sensitive medical records, IcedID banking trojan adds new evasive tactics, and more

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APT Breach cryptominers CVE Data leak Emotet Hacking Malware Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

Notepad++ text editor banned in China, Canada Revenue Agency shut down after cyber attack, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 18th August 2020 (Morning Post): Cado Security reports the first known crypto mining bot, TeamTNT, to steal AWS credentials. World’s largest cruise line operator Carnival Corporation discloses that it has been breached in a ransomware attack.Continue readingNotepad++ text editor banned in China, Canada Revenue Agency shut down after cyber attack, and more

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CloudSEK Daily Threat Bulletin – 5th March 2020

Round Up of Major Breaches and Scams T-Mobile discloses data breach due to attack on email vendor T-Mobile has disclosed a data breach that exposed their customers’ personal and financial information. The source is believed to be their email vendor, who was hacked. Some of the hacked accounts contained T-Mobile customers’ social security numbers, financial…Continue readingCloudSEK Daily Threat Bulletin – 5th March 2020