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APT Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Emotet Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware RAT Scam Spam Trojan Vulnerability Zero-day

H&M charged with €35.2m fine for GDPR violations, 2 million Edureka users’ data exposed in data breach, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 5th October 2020 (Morning Post): University Hospital New Jersey pays ransom of $670K to prevent publishing of 240GB data. Egregor ransomware threatens a mass-media release of victims’ corporate data. Emotet malware interferes in the 2020 US Presidential Election. Continue readingH&M charged with €35.2m fine for GDPR violations, 2 million Edureka users’ data exposed in data breach, and more

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Adware APT Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Maze Phishing Ransomware Scam Spyware Vulnerability

APT group TA2552 uses OAuth2 to access O365, Australian DFAT leaks personal details of 1000 citizens, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 1st October 2020 (Morning Post): Twitter removes 130 Iranian accounts attempting to disrupt US Presidential Debates. Two men charged for hacking NBA, NFL players’ social media accounts. Kylie Jenner’s makeup company suffers data breach.Continue readingAPT group TA2552 uses OAuth2 to access O365, Australian DFAT leaks personal details of 1000 citizens, and more

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Breach Bug cryptominers CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware RCE Scam Spoofing Trojan Vulnerability

Chinese hackers target Vatican despite public disclosure, MrbMiner malware hits MSSQL databases, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 16th September 2020 (Morning Post): Dunkin’ Donuts settles a lawsuit after failing to disclose 2015 data breach. Hackers face charges for defacing US websites following Soleimani killing. Billions of smartphones, tablets, laptops, and IoT devices vulnerable to BLESA.Continue readingChinese hackers target Vatican despite public disclosure, MrbMiner malware hits MSSQL databases, 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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Breach Brute-force CVE Data leak Hacking Malware Ransomware Trojan Vulnerability

AI firm Cense exposes 2.5m sensitive medical records, IcedID banking trojan adds new evasive tactics, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 18th August 2020 (Evening Post): GitHub data leak incidents affect more than 200,000 patients in the US. Hackers target vulnerabilities in Fizikal, expose information of thousands of users. Trade bans impacts Huawei’s future security updates.Continue readingAI firm Cense exposes 2.5m sensitive medical records, IcedID banking trojan adds new evasive tactics, and more

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

Canon outage causes data loss, Fake Zoom meeting invitations phishing targets Microsoft credentials, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 5th August 2020 (Morning Post): American online food ordering and delivery platform UberEats falls prey to data breach. Oilrig, first publicly known threat actor to incorporate the DNS-over-HTTPS (DoH) protocol in attacks. Continue readingCanon outage causes data loss, Fake Zoom meeting invitations phishing targets Microsoft credentials, and more

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Breach Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Hacking Ransomware Trojan Vulnerability

ShinyHunters offers 7.5M Dave.com users’ data, Hackers steal GitHub, GitLab tokens from Waydev, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 28th July 2020 (Evening Post): After being held hostage for a ransom of $10 million, Garmin resumes services to customers. The No More Ransom Project celebrates 4th anniversary, helps over 4.2 million visitors recover from a ransomware infection.Continue readingShinyHunters offers 7.5M Dave.com users’ data, Hackers steal GitHub, GitLab tokens from Waydev, and more

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

Dunzo hacked, 11GB worth data leaked, Tesco phishing scam targets litigation firm, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 22nd July 2020 (Evening Post): US Department of Justice accuses Chinese hackers of stealing trade secrets, targeting COVID-19 research. Sawfish phishing scam targets DeepSource, resets logins. Blackbaud pays ransom following data breach.Continue readingDunzo hacked, 11GB worth data leaked, Tesco phishing scam targets litigation firm, and more

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Breach CVE Cyber Security Hacking MaaS Malware Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

US unmasks notorious hacker Fxsmp, US budget smartphones found with pre-installed malware, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 9th July (Evening Post): Google open-sources vulnerability scanner Tsunami for large-scale enterprise networks. Palo Alto Networks patches critical vulnerability with a 10/10 CVSSv3 rating. Conti ransomware uses CPU threads, encrypts files on infected computers.Continue readingUS unmasks notorious hacker Fxsmp, US budget smartphones found with pre-installed malware, and more

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Breach CVE Cyber Security Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

Maze Ransomware targets Xerox Corporation, Microsoft releases security updates for Codecs, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 1st July 2020 (Evening Post): Bitcoin scam uses PII, tricks users into enlisting on shady investment website. WhatsApp, Telegram, other IM platforms used by cybercriminals in lieu of dark web marketplaces. Hackers target ICS via barcode scanners.Continue readingMaze Ransomware targets Xerox Corporation, Microsoft releases security updates for Codecs, and more