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APT BEC Botnet Breach Bug cryptominers CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Ransomware RCE Scam TrickBot Vulnerability

Norway claims parliament breach by Russian hackers, Lemon Duck cryptomining botnet activity spikes, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 14th October 2020 (Morning Post): PoetRAT, masquerades as government domains, targets public and private sector in Azerbaijan. Microsoft patches 87 security vulnerabilities in October’s Patch Tuesday. Popular kids smartwatch comes with cover camera.Continue readingNorway claims parliament breach by Russian hackers, Lemon Duck cryptomining botnet activity spikes, and more

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APT Botnet Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Emotet Hacking Malware Phishing QakBot Ransomware RAT Scam Spam TrickBot Vulnerability

QBot leverages Defender Antivirus phishing bait, Hacked security cam stolen footage sold on adult sites, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 13th October 2020 (Morning Post): Security firms ESET, Black Lotus Labs, Symantec, and financial group team up to take down Trickbot ransomware. German tech giant Software AG continues to struggle against $20M ransomware attack. Continue readingQBot leverages Defender Antivirus phishing bait, Hacked security cam stolen footage sold on adult sites, and more

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Botnet Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Emotet Hacking Malware Misinformation Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

Twitter flags Trump tweet regarding Coronavirus immunity, Microsoft disrupts MaaS botnet Trickbot, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 12th October 2020 (Evening Post): Ransomware operators outsource network access exploits to speed up attacks. Cyberattack targeting Longmont’s NextLight, affects customers’ service. Middlemen IT firms, Conduent and Cognizant give ransomware gangs more attack options.Continue readingTwitter flags Trump tweet regarding Coronavirus immunity, Microsoft disrupts MaaS botnet Trickbot, 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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APT Botnet Breach Bug Credential Stuffing CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware RCE Scam Vulnerability

Apple pays $288,000 to hackers who reported vulnerabilities, Google adds password breach alerts to Chrome, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 9th October 2020 (Morning Post): Office of the Comptroller of the Currency fines Morgan Stanley $60 million for 2016 data breach. Sam’s Club customer accounts hacked in credential stuffing attacks. Android ransomware abuses notification services, warns Microsoft.Continue readingApple pays $288,000 to hackers who reported vulnerabilities, Google adds password breach alerts to Chrome, and more

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APT Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak Emotet Espionage Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Snooping Spying Vulnerability Zero-day

Microsoft 365 outage affects Outlook, Teams, Phishing lure cash in on info related to Trump’s health, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 8th October 2020 (Morning Post): Chinese hackers suspected to be behind global cyber-espionage campaign targeting Russia, India. CISA warns state, local governments over Emotet phishing attacks. OceanLotus hackers inject malware in Windows error report.Continue readingMicrosoft 365 outage affects Outlook, Teams, Phishing lure cash in on info related to Trump’s health, and more

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APT BEC Botnet Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Emotet Hacking Malware Ransomware RAT RCE Scam Trojan Vulnerability

GitLab patches Elasticsearch data leak bug, Canada bombarded with COVID-themed cyber attacks, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 7th October 2020 (Morning Post): Chowbus delivery service breached, hacker emails data to users. Ransomware attack on health tech firm disrupted COVID-19 medical trials. PoetRAT malware targets public and private sector in Azerbaijan.Continue readingGitLab patches Elasticsearch data leak bug, Canada bombarded with COVID-themed cyber attacks, and more

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APT Botnet Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Emotet Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware RAT RCE Scam Trojan Vulnerability Zero-day

Excel snafus causes the loss of 16K UK COVID cases, UN shipping agency forced offline after cyberattack, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 5th October 2020 (Evening Post): US CNMF and CISA warn of new malware variant SLOTHFULMEDIA in its malware analysis report. Most Android and iOS healthcare apps are riddled with bugs according to Intertrust’s security report on global mHealth apps 2020.Continue readingExcel snafus causes the loss of 16K UK COVID cases, UN shipping agency forced offline after cyberattack, and more

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Breach Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Vulnerability

14 US states suffer outage of their 911 lines, World’s 4 largest shipping companies hit by cyber attacks, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 29th September 2020 (Morning Post): Pakistani hacker collective backed by China to gather intelligence against India. Office for Civil Rights imposes $6.8 million penalty on Premera Blue Cross to resolve potential HIPAA violations. Continue reading14 US states suffer outage of their 911 lines, World’s 4 largest shipping companies hit by cyber attacks, 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