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ACE Arbitrary Code Execution Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Hacking Malware Misinformation Phishing Ransomware RAT Scam Vulnerability Zero-day

Pransksters hijack smart devices to live stream swatters, Apple loses copyright suit against security startup, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 30th December 2020 (Morning Post): 21 arrested after allegedly using stolen WeLeakInfo.com logins to commit fraud. Voyager cryptocurrency broker halted trading due to cyberattack. Lawsuit claims flawed facial recognition led to man’s wrongful arrest.Continue readingPransksters hijack smart devices to live stream swatters, Apple loses copyright suit against security startup, and more

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

Iranian cyber actors threaten US election officials, Citrix confirms ongoing DDoS attack, and more

Major cybersecurity events on December 2020 (Evening Post): Millions stolen from online bank accounts following large-scale fraud operation. Google reports that Microsoft failed to fix a Windows zero-day flaw. Misconfigured AWS bucket exposes hundreds of social influencers.Continue readingIranian cyber actors threaten US election officials, Citrix confirms ongoing DDoS attack, and more

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

Elasticsearch server leaks 12M medical records, Ledger database dumped on Raidforums marketplace, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 23rd December 2020 (Evening Post): ACLU sues FBI to learn how It obtains data from encrypted devices. Cyber security firm Cellebrite claims to be able to access Signal messages. Millions of devices affected by vulnerabilities used in stolen FireEye tools.Continue readingElasticsearch server leaks 12M medical records, Ledger database dumped on Raidforums marketplace, and more

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Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak Emotet Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Ryuk Scam TrickBot Trojan Vulnerability

US warns of COVID-themed phishing, fraud schemes, Emotet campaign returns after 7-week hiatus, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 23rd December 2020 (Morning Post): UK cryptocurrency exchange EXMO suffers breach, funds stolen. Ransomware downed UVM Medical Center systems, no payments have been made. New marketing campaign emerges against UK subway, using TrickBot malware.Continue readingUS warns of COVID-themed phishing, fraud schemes, Emotet campaign returns after 7-week hiatus, and more

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

3M users install 28 malicious Chrome, Edge extensions, IMAP leveraged to infiltrate email accounts, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 17th December 2020 (Morning Post): IRS form fraud campaign targets G Suite users, affects 50,000 executives already. FireEye, GoDaddy, and Microsoft creates kill switch for SolarWinds backdoor. DoppelPaymer ransomware gang harasses victims who refuse to pay.Continue reading3M users install 28 malicious Chrome, Edge extensions, IMAP leveraged to infiltrate email accounts, and more

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

SolarWinds breached, infects multiple US companies, Pay2Key compromises Habana Labs’ networks, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 14th December 2020 (Morning Post): Hackers backed by foreign govt. breach US Treasury, steal data. Major leak exposes members and ‘lifts the lid’ on the Chinese Communist Party. Former Cisco engineer gets two years in prison for Webex Teams hack.Continue readingSolarWinds breached, infects multiple US companies, Pay2Key compromises Habana Labs’ networks, and more

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APT Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak Espionage Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware RAT RCE Scam Virus Vulnerability

Facebook reveals the identity of APT32, Air France-KLM victim of cyber attack, impact unclear, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 11th December 2020 (Morning Post): U.S. warns of increased cyberattacks against K-12 educational institutions. Scammers use Chrome, Firefox extensions in widespread ad fraud campaign. Widespread malware attacks target major browsers.Continue readingFacebook reveals the identity of APT32, Air France-KLM victim of cyber attack, impact unclear, and more

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

APT groups target US Think Tanks, CISA, FBI warn, Google Play Apps Remain Vulnerable to High-Severity Flaw, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 03 December 2020 (Evening Post): APT groups target US Think Tanks, CISA, FBI warn, TrickBot’s new module aims to infect your UEFI firmware, Google Play Apps Remain Vulnerable to High-Severity Flaw. Continue readingAPT groups target US Think Tanks, CISA, FBI warn, Google Play Apps Remain Vulnerable to High-Severity Flaw, and more

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Adware BEC Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Ransomware Scam Social Engineering Vulnerability

Cayman Islands Bank Records Exposed in Open Azure Blob, Electronic Medical Records Cracked Open by OpenClinic Bugs, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 02nd December 2020 (Evening Post): Cayman Islands Bank Records Exposed in Open Azure Blob, Electronic Medical Records Cracked Open by OpenClinic Bugs, Online Learning Company K12 Paying Ransom Following Ransomware Attack.Continue readingCayman Islands Bank Records Exposed in Open Azure Blob, Electronic Medical Records Cracked Open by OpenClinic Bugs, and more

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FBI Issues Warning of Hackers Spoofing Its Internet Domain, TikTok fixes bugs allowing account takeover with one click, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 24th November 2020 (Evening Post): FBI Issues Warning of Hackers Spoofing Its Internet Domain, TikTok fixes bugs allowing account takeover with one click, VMware discloses critical zero-day in Workspace One.Continue readingFBI Issues Warning of Hackers Spoofing Its Internet Domain, TikTok fixes bugs allowing account takeover with one click, and more