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Breach CVE Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Hacking Malware Ransomware RCE Scam Skimming Vulnerability Zero-day

Digital Forum exposes 800,000 user records, Charing Cross Gender Identity Clinic data leak victims claim £30,000, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 7th September 2020 (Evening Post): ACSC’s First Annual Cyber Threat Report records 59,806 cybercrimes in a year. Russian indicted for attempting to recruit Tesla employee to install malware. DDoS attacks e-learning platforms increased by 80% in 2020.Continue readingDigital Forum exposes 800,000 user records, Charing Cross Gender Identity Clinic data leak victims claim £30,000, 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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Botnet Breach Bug Data leak Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Smuggling Vulnerability

Anti-vaccination posts causes Facebook to be sued, China hacks Taiwan government email accounts, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 19th August 2020 (Evening Post): Voice phishing service targets corporate VPNs. Ongoing campaign uses HTML smuggling for malware delivery. FritzFrog malware attacks Linux servers over SSH to mine Monero. New vulnerability could put IoT devices at risk.Continue readingAnti-vaccination posts causes Facebook to be sued, China hacks Taiwan government email accounts, and more

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Breach Brute-force Bug Data leak Hacking Scam Snooping Vulnerability

Data of 17M CouchSurfing users leaked, Meow attack deletes 4000 unsecured databases, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 24th July 2020 (Morning Post): 29 fraudulent apps, part of the cyber-scheme Chartreuse Blur, detected and exposed, after 3.5 million downloads. ASUS home router bugs expose consumers to snooping attacks. IVG vulnerability allows attackers to brute-force into systems.Continue readingData of 17M CouchSurfing users leaked, Meow attack deletes 4000 unsecured databases, and more

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Breach Bug COVID cryptominers Cyber Security Hacking Malware Phishing Scam Vulnerability

Phishing scam hijacks Facebook accounts, LG Electronics allegedly hit by Maze ransomware attack, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 26th June 2020 (Evening Post): Golang Worm Widens Scope to Windows. Hackers hide credit card stealing scripts in favicon EXIF data. LG Electronics allegedly hit by Maze ransomware attack.Continue readingPhishing scam hijacks Facebook accounts, LG Electronics allegedly hit by Maze ransomware attack, and more

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Breach CVE Cyber Security Malware Ransomware Vulnerability

Hacker arrested for selling PII, Shlayer Mac malware spreads through poisoned Google search results, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 22nd June 2020 (Evening Post): Hackers hide malicious payloads in fake Windows error logs. New malware masquerades as a hack to get the premium Discord Nitro services. Cisco Webex Meetings flaw allows hackers to impersonate users.Continue readingHacker arrested for selling PII, Shlayer Mac malware spreads through poisoned Google search results, and more

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Breach Cyber Security Malware MiTM Phishing Ransomware RAT Spyware Trojan

Tesla user data sold on eBay, Arogya Setu denies data breach of 90M Indians, 22M Unacademy user data sold after data breach, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 6th May 2020: 44 million Pakistani mobile users data leaked online. Microsoft’s GitHub account hacked, 500 GB data stolen. Hackers impersonate financial NGO to steal Microsoft Sharepoint, Office credentials. Snake ransomware targets healthcare among other businesses.Continue readingTesla user data sold on eBay, Arogya Setu denies data breach of 90M Indians, 22M Unacademy user data sold after data breach, and more

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Breach Cyber Security Malware Phishing RAT Vulnerability

Remcos RAT cloaked as SMB grants, Malicious USBs doing the rounds, Hacked Linksys routers, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 27th March 2020: Teleworking attracts brute-force attacks on Linksys routers. European companies targeted by hackers, suspected to be the Silence and TA505 groups. FBI warns of malicious USB drives delivered via USPS. Remcos RAT payloads target U.S. SBA.Continue readingRemcos RAT cloaked as SMB grants, Malicious USBs doing the rounds, Hacked Linksys routers, and more

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Breach CVE Malware Trojan Vulnerability

Canon breached, Tupperware, news sites hacked, Citrix, Cisco hit, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 25th March 2020: GE employees’ Canon mail accounts hacked. Fake payment form on Tupperware site used to steal credit card details. Hacked news sites delivers backdoor malware disguised as Google updates. Microsoft’s new update fixes Windows Defender.Continue readingCanon breached, Tupperware, news sites hacked, Citrix, Cisco hit, and more

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APT Breach Malware Ransomware RAT RCE TrickBot Vulnerability

Stealthier Astaroth, TrickMo bypasses 2FA, Espionage targets WHO, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 24th March 2020: A new, stealthier Astaroth strikes Windows 10. COVID-19 cyberattacks against WHO spikes. 56 Google Play Store apps infected with malicious software. Kaspersky detects new APT campaign. TrickBot malware operators release TickMo to bypass 2FA. Azure applications can be weaponized against Microsoft365.Continue readingStealthier Astaroth, TrickMo bypasses 2FA, Espionage targets WHO, and more