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Russian, North Korean Hackers Target Vaccine Work, Vertafore ‘data event’ affects 27.7 million people, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 13th November 2020 (Evening Post): Three of 337,384 Maltese voters demand €10m fine for IT firm behind huge data breach. COVID-19 data-sharing app leaked healthcare worker information. Australian government issues warning against Clop ransomware.Continue readingRussian, North Korean Hackers Target Vaccine Work, Vertafore ‘data event’ affects 27.7 million people, and more

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APT Botnet Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

Microsoft investigates undeletable Outlook emails, Scalper bots drive prices of PS5, Xbox Series X up, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 11th November 2020 (Morning Post): Microsoft Teams users under attack in ‘FakeUpdates’ malware campaign that deploys backdoors. Microsoft publishes fixes for 112 software vulnerabilities for November Patch Tuesday. Android TVs plagued with extraordinary flaws.Continue readingMicrosoft investigates undeletable Outlook emails, Scalper bots drive prices of PS5, Xbox Series X up, and more

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APT Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Trojan Vulnerability

Ukrainian jailed for stealing $10M from Microsoft, Cadbury scammers trick social media users, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 10th November 2020 (Evening Post): Prestige reservation platform’s S3 bucket exposes millions of hotel guests. Cyber criminals scam bank customers pretending to be from bank security. Tetrade hackers target 112 financial apps with Ghimob banking Trojan.Continue readingUkrainian jailed for stealing $10M from Microsoft, Cadbury scammers trick social media users, and more

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APT Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Misinformation Phishing Ransomware Ryuk Scam Smishing Vulnerability

Trump campaign leaks voter data amidst legal battle, Luxottica data breach exposes LensCrafters, EyeMed data, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 9th November 2020 (Morning Post): HMRC smishing tax rebate scam employs phishing domains and tactics to target UK banking customers. Mayo Clinic sued over data breach of patients’ medical records. Hackers demand $11 million in Bitcoin from gaming giant CAPCOM.Continue readingTrump campaign leaks voter data amidst legal battle, Luxottica data breach exposes LensCrafters, EyeMed data, and more

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APT BEC Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malspam Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Spoofing Vulnerability

75,000 personal files found on second hand USBs, New malspam campaign exploits election controversy, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 5th November 2020 (Evening Post): Alamance Skin Center was the victim of a phishing scam, brute force attack. Indian pharmaceutical Lupin reports cybersecurity breach on its IT systems. BEC scammers exploit flaw to spoof Rackspace customer domains. Continue reading75,000 personal files found on second hand USBs, New malspam campaign exploits election controversy, and more

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

12% ICS security incidents by nation-state actors, Ransomware gangs return, target healthcare, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 3rd November 2020 (Evening Post): Emotet soars over 1200% between Q2 and Q3 of this year, warns HP Inc. FireEye releases ThreatPursuit pre-configured virtual machine, to help threat intelligence analysts hunt down adversaries. Russian hacker jailed for $100M botnet fraudulent scheme.Continue reading12% ICS security incidents by nation-state actors, Ransomware gangs return, target healthcare, and more

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APT Breach Data leak DDoS Hacking Malware Maze Phishing Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

Iranian hackers access US voter information, Phishers use Google Drive to force traffic into mal. sites, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 2nd November 2020 (Evening Post): Precious metals dealer JM Bullion discloses data breach incident to customers. The number of records exposed in 2020 hits 36 billion globally: Risk Based Security. Maze shuts down business, denies creating a cartel.Continue readingIranian hackers access US voter information, Phishers use Google Drive to force traffic into mal. sites, and more

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APT BEC Botnet Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Emotet Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Spearphishing TrickBot Vulnerability

Charming Kitten targets international conferences, Taiwan’s UMC to pay $60M for trade secret theft, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 29th October 2020 (Evening Post): Spear-phishing attacks target education sector at disproportionate levels. A security lapse at social networking app True exposes private messages, user locations. US govt. issues red alert to hospitals of major Ryuk campaign.Continue readingCharming Kitten targets international conferences, Taiwan’s UMC to pay $60M for trade secret theft, and more

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APT Botnet Bug Cyber Security Data leak Emotet Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Spoofing Vulnerability

Home Depot emails customer info to strangers, Aetna settles 3 HIPAA breaches with $1,000,000, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 29th October 2020 (Morning Post): Swedish security firm Gunnebo suffers a cyberattack, warns customers of data leak. Phone scammers spoof bank phone numbers to rob victims. US government issues warning regarding continuous threats from Kimsuky APT group.Continue readingHome Depot emails customer info to strangers, Aetna settles 3 HIPAA breaches with $1,000,000, and more