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Breach CVE Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Hacking Malware Ransomware RCE Scam Skimming Vulnerability Zero-day

Digital Forum exposes 800,000 user records, Charing Cross Gender Identity Clinic data leak victims claim £30,000, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 7th September 2020 (Evening Post): ACSC’s First Annual Cyber Threat Report records 59,806 cybercrimes in a year. Russian indicted for attempting to recruit Tesla employee to install malware. DDoS attacks e-learning platforms increased by 80% in 2020.Continue readingDigital Forum exposes 800,000 user records, Charing Cross Gender Identity Clinic data leak victims claim £30,000, and more

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APT Breach Cryptojacking Cryptoworm Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Identity theft Malware Phishing RaaS Ransomware Scam Snooping Spying Vulnerability

Denmark top intelligence chief suspended for spying on citizens, Indian ticket vendor suffers breach, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 25th August 2020 (Evening Post): FINRA warns: Threat actors targeting users with fake sites try to steal sensitive information. Lazarus Group leverages LinkedIn job advertisements to target cryptocurrency firm. DeathStalker APT group targets financial sector.Continue readingDenmark top intelligence chief suspended for spying on citizens, Indian ticket vendor suffers breach, and more

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APT Breach Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Espionage Hacking Maze Ransomware Scam Vulnerability Zero-day

TikTok to launch legal action against Trump admin., $3.86m is the average cost of data breach in 2020, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 24th August 2020 (Evening Post): US military personnel lost $379 million to fraudulent schemes in last 5 years. Travel site exposed 37 million records before Meow attack. Group of unskilled Iranian hackers behind recent attacks with Dharma ransomware.Continue readingTikTok to launch legal action against Trump admin., $3.86m is the average cost of data breach in 2020, and more

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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