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

£130,000 fine imposed on pension scheme cold caller, Equinix discloses ransomware incident, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 10th September 2020 (Evening Post): Irish regulators ask Facebook to stop sending EU user data to the US due to privacy concerns. Office 365 phishing runs real-time check of stolen domain logins. Ransomware and zoombombing disrupt back-to-school plans.Continue reading£130,000 fine imposed on pension scheme cold caller, Equinix discloses ransomware incident, and more

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APT Breach Bug Data leak DDoS Deepfake MaaS Malware RAT Skimming Trojan Vulnerability Zero-day

View Media leaks 39m user data via unsecured AWS S3 buckets, Microsoft launches deepfake detection tool, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 4th September 2020 (Morning Post): U.S. court rules that the NSA mass surveillance program exposed in 2013 was illegal and unconstitutional. Evilnum APT uses Python-based RAT PyVil in its recent attacks. 6,000 Roper St. Francis patients’ data compromised.Continue readingView Media leaks 39m user data via unsecured AWS S3 buckets, Microsoft launches deepfake detection tool, and more

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Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security DDoS Espionage Hacking Malware Ransomware RCE Scam Vulnerability

Empire Market offline, suspects exit scam, TikTok files lawsuit against US government, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 25th August (Morning Post): Iranian hackers leveraged RDP to deploy Dharma ransomware. Transsion, low-cost Android smartphones manufacturer, pre-installs malware on devices to list users on subscription services. Ransomware attack targets Brookfield Residential.Continue readingEmpire Market offline, suspects exit scam, TikTok files lawsuit against US government, 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 Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Emotet Malware Ransomware Scam Trojan Vulnerability

Phishing campaign abuses Microsoft, IBM services, Hackers targeted 130 Twitter accounts, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 20th July 2020 (Evening Post): Emotet resurfaces with a blast of malicious spam, spreads backdoor that installs ransomware, trojans, other malware. Columbia notifies ransomware victims, provides details to members whose data may have been compromised.Continue readingPhishing campaign abuses Microsoft, IBM services, Hackers targeted 130 Twitter accounts, and more

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Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking MaaS Malware Phishing Scam Smishing TrickBot Vulnerability Zero-day

KVKK, Swvl, Dunzo suffers data breach, 25,000 UAE police data on sale on dark web forum, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 13th July 2020 (Morning Post): Hacker forum sells over 1,300 phishing kits making over $30,000. Smishing campaign spreads fake TikTok app that downloads malware, stealing sensitive data. Flaw in Indian Chingari app allows it to be easily hacked.Continue readingKVKK, Swvl, Dunzo suffers data breach, 25,000 UAE police data on sale on dark web forum, and more

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Breach Bug Cyber Security Hacking Malware Ransomware Scam Snooping Vulnerability

Dating apps breaches leak millions of sensitive data, Bug in LinkedIn iOS app resorts to clipboard snooping, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 6th July 2020 (Evening Post): Multi-stage bitcoin scam leaks data personal data of 2,50,000 people. Russian MoFA Twitter account hijacked, data offered for sale. New, more sinister Mac ransomware infects Apple’s Mac computers.Continue readingDating apps breaches leak millions of sensitive data, Bug in LinkedIn iOS app resorts to clipboard snooping, and more

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Breach CVE Cyber Security DDoS Malware Ransomware Snooping Vulnerability

TikTok stops clipboard snooping after Apple exposes it, 5 million DeviceLock users’ data leaked, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 29th June 2020: CloudSEK researcher reports 40,000 Indiamart suppliers’ data. Aspire News App, domestic violence assistance app, suffers data breach. Hackers threaten to leak beverage firm Lion’s stolen files, following a ransomware attack. Continue readingTikTok stops clipboard snooping after Apple exposes it, 5 million DeviceLock users’ data leaked, and more

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Breach Cyber Security Fleeceware Malware Phishing Ransomware Vulnerability

Data breach hits CPA Canada, Kentucky EHP, Maze ransomware targets Conduent, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 5th June 2020 (Evening Post): Hackers from Iran and China target Trump, Biden campaigns. Tycoon ransomware targets Windows, Linux systems using Java image format. Fraudulent iOS VPN apps on Apple App Store scam users.Continue readingData breach hits CPA Canada, Kentucky EHP, Maze ransomware targets Conduent, and more

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Breach CVE Cyber Security Malware Phishing Ransomware Spearphishing Vulnerability

NetWalker continues to attack colleges, Riviera Maya skims at least 100 ATMs in Mexico, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 5th June 2020 (Morning Post): 2 barcode reader apps on Google Play Store found using ad fraud techniques. Aeries Software that stores student information breached in around 150 school districts. Zoom patches vulnerabilities found by Cisco. Continue readingNetWalker continues to attack colleges, Riviera Maya skims at least 100 ATMs in Mexico, and more