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Botnet Breach CVE Cyber Security Data leak Emotet Malware Scam

Dave suffers breach, 7.5M users’ data leaked, Meow attack deletes 4,000 unsecured databases, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 27th July 2020 (Evening Post): Academics smuggle 234 policy-violating skills on the Alexa Skills Store. Malicious photo apps on Google Play floods Android devices with random ads. Vigilante sabotages Emotet, replaces malware payloads with GIFs.Continue readingDave suffers breach, 7.5M users’ data leaked, Meow attack deletes 4,000 unsecured databases, and more

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Breach Brute-force Bug Data leak Hacking Scam Snooping Vulnerability

Data of 17M CouchSurfing users leaked, Meow attack deletes 4000 unsecured databases, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 24th July 2020 (Morning Post): 29 fraudulent apps, part of the cyber-scheme Chartreuse Blur, detected and exposed, after 3.5 million downloads. ASUS home router bugs expose consumers to snooping attacks. IVG vulnerability allows attackers to brute-force into systems.Continue readingData of 17M CouchSurfing users leaked, Meow attack deletes 4000 unsecured databases, and more

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APT Botnet Breach CVE Cyber Security Hacking Malware RCE Vulnerability

Hacking forums loaded with Slack credentials, Meow attack targets dozens of Elasticsearch databases, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 23rd July 2020 (Evening Post): Prometei botnet spotted in the wild, exploits Windows SMB protocol to covertly mine for cryptocurrency. Fake cryptocurrency trading app hits Mac users with malware. Apple’s iPhone Research Device Program makes its debut. Continue readingHacking forums loaded with Slack credentials, Meow attack targets dozens of Elasticsearch databases, and more

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Breach Cyber Security Data leak Emotet Phishing Ransomware Spam TrickBot Trojan Vulnerability

VPN services leak data of more than 20 million users, 5 E-learning sites expose a million online student records, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 21st July 2020 (Morning Post): Teens access dark web’s red rooms, apprehended after paying to watch live streaming torture videos. REvil ransomware targets Telecom Argentina, hits roughly 18,000 computers. Emotet-Trickbot resurfaces, targets Windows.Continue readingVPN services leak data of more than 20 million users, 5 E-learning sites expose a million online student records, and more

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Breach CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Vulnerability

Malicious Office 365 OAuth apps part of phishing attacks, Clubillion leaks millions of users data, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 9th July 2020 (Morning Post): Microsoft will soon release security feature, Kernel Data Protection, blocking malware, malicious actors from corrupting OS memory. 240 subdomains hosted by Azure hacked to spread malware.Continue readingMalicious Office 365 OAuth apps part of phishing attacks, Clubillion leaks millions of users data, and more

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Breach CVE Cyber Security Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

More than 100K brute-force attacks target Windows, OneClass exposes 1M students’ data, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 30th June 2020 (Evening Post): Hackers target Roblox gaming platform accounts in support of Donal Trump’s re-election. Unpatched Wi-Fi extender exposes domestic networks to remote control. Vulnerabilities in device drivers facilitate attacks on ATMs, PoS systems.Continue readingMore than 100K brute-force attacks target Windows, OneClass exposes 1M students’ data, and more

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Breach Malware Phishing Ransomware Spearphishing Vulnerability

Police launches investigation into credit card leak, Norway suspends Smittetstopp over privacy concerns, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 16th June 2020 (Evening Post): Employees steal master key, South African bank forced to replace 12 million cards. Impact of Foodora data breach reverberates across 14 countries. Qbot malware payloads campaign targets US bank customers.Continue readingPolice launches investigation into credit card leak, Norway suspends Smittetstopp over privacy concerns, and more

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Breach Cyber Security Malware Ransomware

REvil ransomware gang published Elexon staff’s passport details, Troy Hunt calls Minneapolis hack a fake, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 2nd June 2020 (Evening Post): 70 million records of Aussie Rules Football leaked. CloudSEK analysts breakdown the facts and myths of a report that claims an unsecured S3 bucket exposed BHIM user data. More than 460 million records were exposed in data breach incidents reported in May.Continue readingREvil ransomware gang published Elexon staff’s passport details, Troy Hunt calls Minneapolis hack a fake, and more

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APT Breach CVE Cyber Security Malware Phishing Ransomware Vulnerability

Joomla, Daniel’s Hosting, Amtrak, AFL fan website hit in different data breach incidents, Ransomware attack target Weiz, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 1st June 2020 (Evening Post): AWS phishing scam steals credentials to access business data. Shiny Hunters sell Minted database, Minted confirms data breach. New Whatsapp scam aims for user’s verification code. Octopus infects 26 GitHub software projects.Continue readingJoomla, Daniel’s Hosting, Amtrak, AFL fan website hit in different data breach incidents, Ransomware attack target Weiz, and more

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Breach Cyber Security Malware Ransomware RAT Spyware Trojan Vulnerability

Mercedes-Benz source code leaks, REvil strikes again, Payment portals leak Muscovites passport numbers, and more

Major cybersecurity events of 19th May 2020 (morning post): Massive Elasticsearch leaked database, db8151dd, exposes 22 million emails. Unknown cyberattack targets BlueScope, affects manufacturing, sales operations in Australia. “Human operated ransomware”- ProLock targets government, healthcare organizations.Continue readingMercedes-Benz source code leaks, REvil strikes again, Payment portals leak Muscovites passport numbers, and more