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Arbitrary Code Execution Breach Bug Conti COVID Credential Stuffing CVE Cyber Security Dark Web Data leak Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Social Engineering Vulnerability

Suspected North Korean hackers targeted COVID vaccine maker AstraZeneca, Chip maker Advantech hit by Conti ransomware gang, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 30th November 2020 (Morning Post): Suspected North Korean hackers targeted COVID vaccine maker AstraZeneca, Chip maker Advantech hit by Conti ransomware gang, Drupal emergency updates fix critical arbitrary PHP code execution. Continue readingSuspected North Korean hackers targeted COVID vaccine maker AstraZeneca, Chip maker Advantech hit by Conti ransomware gang, and more

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APT Breach Bug CVE Data leak Hacking Malware Ransomware Scam Vulnerability Zero-day

Russian hacker group targets 100s of industrial enterprises, Ping Identity acquires Symphonic Software, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 6th November 2020 (Evening Post): Pay2Key ransomware target Israeli companies and large corporations. Ransomware groups increasingly stops honoring their promises, posts stolen data after payment. Cisco zero-day in AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client Software unpatched.Continue readingRussian hacker group targets 100s of industrial enterprises, Ping Identity acquires Symphonic Software, 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 CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malvertise Malware Ransomware RCE Scam Vulnerability

Hackers slip into Donald Trump’s Twitter, Small business accounts cloned on Instagram, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 11th September 2020 (Evening Post): Companies based in India report more cyberattacks than any other country. US Criminal Court hit by Conti ransomware, expose critical data. Researchers report Chrome sandbox escape vulnerability, earns $20,000.Continue readingHackers slip into Donald Trump’s Twitter, Small business accounts cloned on Instagram, and more

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APT Botnet Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak Espionage Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Ryuk Scam Spoofing Vulnerability

Phishing campaign used legit Box page to access inboxes, 12% decline in malware attacks during Q2 2020, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 26th August 2020 (Morning Post): Russian arrested for recruiting an insider, hacking a Nevada-based company. Conti aka Ryuk joins the ranks of ransomware gangs operating data leak sites. Sony detects PlayStation users based on how they hold a controller.Continue readingPhishing campaign used legit Box page to access inboxes, 12% decline in malware attacks during Q2 2020, and more

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Breach CVE Cyber Security Hacking MaaS Malware Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

US unmasks notorious hacker Fxsmp, US budget smartphones found with pre-installed malware, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 9th July (Evening Post): Google open-sources vulnerability scanner Tsunami for large-scale enterprise networks. Palo Alto Networks patches critical vulnerability with a 10/10 CVSSv3 rating. Conti ransomware uses CPU threads, encrypts files on infected computers.Continue readingUS unmasks notorious hacker Fxsmp, US budget smartphones found with pre-installed malware, and more