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

21 malicious Google Play apps downloaded 8M times, Hackers blackmail Vastaamo patients after breach, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 28th October 2020 (Morning Post): Hackers hack and deface Donald Trump’s official campaign website donaldjtrump.com. Facebook removes network of fake Iranian accounts and pages, peddling US election misinformation. Ryuk ransomware hits furniture giant Steelcase.Continue reading21 malicious Google Play apps downloaded 8M times, Hackers blackmail Vastaamo patients after breach, and more

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

Russian hackers breach US govt. networks, steals data, Microsoft Teams phishing attack hits O365 users, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 23rd October 2020 (Morning Post): Taiwanese United Microelectronics Corporation will plead guilty to theft of Micron Technologies trade secrets, pay $60m fine. Researcher claims to have logged into Trump’s personal Twitter with password MAGA2020.Continue readingRussian hackers breach US govt. networks, steals data, Microsoft Teams phishing attack hits O365 users, and more

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APT Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Hacking Misinformation Phishing Scam Spoofing Vulnerability

Iran’s Proud Boys emails threaten Democrat voters, Gift voucher scam targets Marks & Spencer CEO, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 22nd October 2020 (Morning Post): Hackers held Caribbean’s biggest conglomerate Ansa McAl’s IT systems hostage in a ransomware attack. Oracle releases 402 security patches in its latest critical patch update (CPU). WordPress deploys forced security fix for bug in Loginizer.Continue readingIran’s Proud Boys emails threaten Democrat voters, Gift voucher scam targets Marks & Spencer CEO, and more

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

US charges Russian intelligence officers for malware attacks, Phishing campaign targets Microsoft, Google, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 20th October 2020 (Evening Post): Ransomware gang Darkside donated part of its ransom demands to charities. Nefilim ransomware operators publish long list of Luxottica data on leak site. Google’s Waze allows hackers to identify and track user.Continue readingUS charges Russian intelligence officers for malware attacks, Phishing campaign targets Microsoft, Google, and more

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APT Botnet Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Hacking Malware Maze Phishing Ransomware Scam Spoofing Spying Stalkerware Trojan Vulnerability

Rapper Nuke Bizzle scams $1.2M in COVID-19 relief, FBI warns of new spoofed US Census Bureau domains, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 20th October (Morning Post): Spying remote access Trojan, GravityRAT targets Android, MacOS devices in India. US Department of Justice announce charges against 6 Sandworm APT members in NotPetya cyberattacks. Ryuk ransomware gang uses Zerologon for rapid attacks. Continue readingRapper Nuke Bizzle scams $1.2M in COVID-19 relief, FBI warns of new spoofed US Census Bureau domains, and more

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ACE APT Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Emotet Hacking Malware MiTM Scam Vulnerability

British Airways fined £20M for data breach, Reynolds & Reynolds CEO slapped with tax evasion charge, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 16th October 2020 (Evening Post): Critical SonicWall vulnerability, tracked as CVE-2020-5135, affects 800K firewalls. Adobe patches Magento bugs that lead to code execution and customer list tampering. Office 365 adds protection against MITM attacks.Continue readingBritish Airways fined £20M for data breach, Reynolds & Reynolds CEO slapped with tax evasion charge, and more

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APT Botnet Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Emotet Hacking Malware Misinformation Money laundering Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

Trump campaign account locked by Twitter, Money laundering org. QQAAZZ members indicted by US DoJ, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 16th October 2020 (Morning Post): Scammers profit off of FIFA 21’s large audience, leverages in-game goods and rewards. Puerto Rico firefighting dept. discloses breach, hackers demand $600,000. Egregor ransomware gang leaks Ubisoft, Crytek stolen data.Continue readingTrump campaign account locked by Twitter, Money laundering org. QQAAZZ members indicted by US DoJ, and more

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APT Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Emotet Espionage Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Spying Virus Vulnerability

Iranian govt. domains masquerade as news outlets, SilentFade steals millions through Facebook ads, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 8th October 2020 (Evening Post): Amazon Prime Day causes a spike in phishing, fraud attacks since August. Data from Airlink International UAE leaked on multiple dark web forums. Waterbear malware used in attacks against Taiwanese government agencies.Continue readingIranian govt. domains masquerade as news outlets, SilentFade steals millions through Facebook ads, and more

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APT Breach Cyber Security Cyberstalking Data leak Hacking MaaS Malware Ransomware Scam Spoofing

Hackers increasingly target gamers, steal credentials, eBay staffers plead guilty to cyberstalking, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 24th September 2020 (Morning Post): Nigerian scammer sentenced for conning targets out of $1 million in office supplies. Government services firm Tyler Technologies hit in apparent ransomware attack. Alien malware can steal passwords from 226 Android apps.Continue readingHackers increasingly target gamers, steal credentials, eBay staffers plead guilty to cyberstalking, and more