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APT Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Ransomware Scam Virus Vulnerability XSS

APT39 indicted for stealing satellite tracking data, Outbound email errors increase data breaches by 93%, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 18th September 2020 (Morning Post): UK NCSC warns about a surge in ransomware attacks targeting educational institutions. Mozilla shuts down legacy services – Firefox Send, Firefox Notes. US sanctions Rana Institute for hiding major hacking operations.Continue readingAPT39 indicted for stealing satellite tracking data, Outbound email errors increase data breaches by 93%, and more

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Breach Bug Credential Stuffing CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Skimming Social Engineering Third-party breach Vulnerability Zoombombing

2,000 Magento online stores hacked, Department of Veteran Affairs suffers data breach, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 15th September 2020 (Morning Post): Election security court hearing zoombombed with swastikas, WTC attack images on 9/11 anniversary. Staples suffers data breach, exposes customer information. Nation-state hackers target unpatched Microsoft Exchange, F5, VPN bugs.Continue reading2,000 Magento online stores hacked, Department of Veteran Affairs suffers data breach, and more

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Botnet Bug Cyber Security Fleeceware Hacking Malware Ransomware Siphoning Vulnerability Zero-day

Nigerians caught hacking, siphoning funds from bank, Weave Scope software exploited to attack cloud infrastructure, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 9th September 2020 (Evening Post): FBI alerts private and government agencies of ProLock ransomware with advanced capabilities. 6 Android apps spreading Joker malware banned by Google. Clark County schools reports computer ransomware attack.Continue readingNigerians caught hacking, siphoning funds from bank, Weave Scope software exploited to attack cloud infrastructure, and more

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

Hackers breach Warner Music Group websites, Criminals pilfer card data on Telegram through new skimming technique, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 7th September 2020 (Morning Post): Visa warns users of new e-skimmer dubbed Baka that exfiltrates payment card details, removes itself from memory. Ad scammers target TikTok’s #ForYou page. Zero-day vulnerability exploited to attack millions of WordPress sites.Continue readingHackers breach Warner Music Group websites, Criminals pilfer card data on Telegram through new skimming technique, and more

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APT Counterfeit DDoS Hacking Malware Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

PM Narendra Modi’s Twitter account hacked, Actors lure single adults in online romance scams, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 3rd September 2020 (Evening Post): Ex-IT director jailed for two years for selling government’s Cisco gear on eBay. New global DDoS-related extortion campaign targets businesses, demands ransom. Cisco Jabber bug allows hackers to target Windows systems remotely.Continue readingPM Narendra Modi’s Twitter account hacked, Actors lure single adults in online romance scams, and more

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

Corporate CEOs face jail time for IoT attacks, Chinese Professor steals US trade secrets, jailed, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 2nd September 2020 (Evening Post): Phishing email scam uses Sharepoint and One Note targeting passwords. AusCERT says alleged DoE hack came from a third-party. Chinese APT releases new malware Sepulcher, uses it in spear-phishing attacks.Continue readingCorporate CEOs face jail time for IoT attacks, Chinese Professor steals US trade secrets, jailed, and more

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APT BEC Blackmail Breach Cyber Security Espionage Hacking Malware Phishing Scam Spam Trojan Vulnerability

UK government domains on spam blacklists, Samsung vice chairman indicted for fraud over merger, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 1st September 2020 (Evening Post): Report reveals scammers requested for gift cards in two-thirds of business email compromise attacks. Researchers discover new trojan malware family, KryptoCibule, targeting cryptocurrency. Continue readingUK government domains on spam blacklists, Samsung vice chairman indicted for fraud over merger, and more

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Botnet Bug DDoS Hacking Malware Ransomware Scam Trojan Vulnerability

North Korean actors find better ways to rob banks, Paytm Mall ransomware attack: Data safe and secure, and more

Major cyebrsecurity events on 31st August 2020 (Evening Post): Terracotta Android apps in Play Store installs hidden browser to load pages containing ad. QBot banking trojan operators adds new email collector module to latest campaign. Internet connected printers at the risk of hijack.Continue readingNorth Korean actors find better ways to rob banks, Paytm Mall ransomware attack: Data safe and secure, and more

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APT Botnet Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak Emotet Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Spam Spying Trojan Vulnerability

Morgan Stanley sued over two data breaches, Email leak exposes 47 clergy abuse victims, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 31st August 2020 (Morning Post): Help Center phishing scam targets Instagram users, steals Instagram, email credentials. In a major data breach, hackers gain unrestricted access into Paytm Mall database. Iranian APT Charming Kitten contacts targets via WhatsApp, LinkedIn.Continue readingMorgan Stanley sued over two data breaches, Email leak exposes 47 clergy abuse victims, and more

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APT BEC Botnet Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Espionage Hacking Malware Maze Ransomware Scam Spam Spyware Vulnerability

FASTCash 2.0 campaign, ongoing bank-theft by BeagleBoyz, Empire Markets scam steals $30m BTC, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 27th August 2020 (Morning Post): GitHub developer errors cause leak of 150,000 to 200,000 patient health records stored in Microsoft, Google apps. 3000 bots on Twitter that propagated pro-Chinese political spam taken down.Continue readingFASTCash 2.0 campaign, ongoing bank-theft by BeagleBoyz, Empire Markets scam steals $30m BTC, and more