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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 BEC Botnet Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Emotet Hacking Malware Ransomware RAT RCE Scam Trojan Vulnerability

GitLab patches Elasticsearch data leak bug, Canada bombarded with COVID-themed cyber attacks, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 7th October 2020 (Morning Post): Chowbus delivery service breached, hacker emails data to users. Ransomware attack on health tech firm disrupted COVID-19 medical trials. PoetRAT malware targets public and private sector in Azerbaijan.Continue readingGitLab patches Elasticsearch data leak bug, Canada bombarded with COVID-themed cyber attacks, and more

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APT Blackmail Breach Credential Stuffing CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Phishing Scam Vulnerability

Amazon delivery drivers hack scheduling system, Hacker sentenced to 5 years for blackmailing, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 22nd September 2020 (Evening Post): Activision denies claims of breach, following incident that affected 500,000 user accounts. Popular TikTok profiles promote fraudulent mobile apps generating $500,000. FBI reveals Chinese data mining scheme.Continue readingAmazon delivery drivers hack scheduling system, Hacker sentenced to 5 years for blackmailing, and more

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Breach Cyber Security Data leak Defamation MiTM Ransomware Vulnerability

TikTok, WeChat ban suspended in the US, 120% surge in UK Home Office data loss incidents, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 21st September 2020 (Evening Post): Recent Experian data breach affecting 24 million South Africans not contained despite contradicting claims. Tesla wins defamation counterclaim against Gigafactory whistleblower. Firefox flaw allows hackers to hijack Android browser.Continue readingTikTok, WeChat ban suspended in the US, 120% surge in UK Home Office data loss incidents, and more

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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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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

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Bug CVE Cyber Security Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

New Outlook mail issues phishing scam, Mozilla rewards bypassing Firefox exploit mitigations, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 21st August 2020 (Evening Post): US FINRA issues warning for members, threat actors create phishing websites. University of Utah pays $457,000 after ransomware attack. Researchers sound alarm over malicious AWS community Amazon Machine Images.Continue readingNew Outlook mail issues phishing scam, Mozilla rewards bypassing Firefox exploit mitigations, and more

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BEC Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware RAT RCE Scam Social Engineering Trojan Vulnerability Zero-day

US NCSC director warns of election interference efforts, Better Business Bureau notifies of new Visa scam, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 11th August 2020 (Morning Post): Phishing scams impersonate US SBA, deliver malware, steal credentials, commit financial fraud. Nefilim ransomware hacks the SPIE group, steal victim’s data. Avaddon ransomware launches data leak site to extort victims.Continue readingUS NCSC director warns of election interference efforts, Better Business Bureau notifies of new Visa scam, and more

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Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Ransomware Vulnerability

Gothic Panda, Stone Panda attack Indian companies, Data of Avito, Yula users appear on the internet, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 27th July 2020 (Morning Post): Russia’s GRU military intel agency behind most aggressive hacking attacks on US govt. Cyber criminals target Airtel customers with eSIM swapping fraud. Researchers suggest that users patch ASUS routers, as they can be reflashed with malware.Continue readingGothic Panda, Stone Panda attack Indian companies, Data of Avito, Yula users appear on the internet, and more