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Americold hit by cyberattack, American Bank Systems hit by ransomware attack, macOS Big Sur 11.0.1 Patches 60 Vulnerabilities, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 17th November 2020 (Evening Post): macOS Big Sur 11.0.1 Patches 60 Vulnerabilities, Cold storage giant Americold hit by cyberattack, American Bank Systems hit by ransomware attack, full 53 GB data dump leaked. Continue readingAmericold hit by cyberattack, American Bank Systems hit by ransomware attack, macOS Big Sur 11.0.1 Patches 60 Vulnerabilities, and more

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APT Botnet Breach Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Spying Trojan Vulnerability

Microsoft worker gets 9 years in prison over fraud scheme, Npm package steals sensitive Discord files, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 10th November 2020 (Morning Post): Pro-Trump site, dontpressthegreenbutton.com, claiming Arizona election fraud exposes voter data. DoppelPaymer ransomware gang targets laptop manufacturer Compal, demands $17m in Bitcoins. WordPress bugs let attackers hijack 100K sites.Continue readingMicrosoft worker gets 9 years in prison over fraud scheme, Npm package steals sensitive Discord files, and more

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

12% ICS security incidents by nation-state actors, Ransomware gangs return, target healthcare, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 3rd November 2020 (Evening Post): Emotet soars over 1200% between Q2 and Q3 of this year, warns HP Inc. FireEye releases ThreatPursuit pre-configured virtual machine, to help threat intelligence analysts hunt down adversaries. Russian hacker jailed for $100M botnet fraudulent scheme.Continue reading12% ICS security incidents by nation-state actors, Ransomware gangs return, target healthcare, and more

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Botnet Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Emotet Espionage Hacking Malware Ransomware RCE Scam Spyware Trojan Vulnerability Zero-day

Wakefern’s ShopRite fined $235K for negligence, UNC1945 uses Solaris 0-day to breach corporate networks, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 3rd November 2020 (Morning Post): Microsoft Tips leaks images of new Windows 10 screens, dialogs using rounded corners. US city fined $200k for failing to terminate former employee who later stole data. Over 250,000 malicious email attacks hit BBC, per day.Continue readingWakefern’s ShopRite fined $235K for negligence, UNC1945 uses Solaris 0-day to breach corporate networks, and more

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APT Botnet Breach CVE Cyber Security Data leak Emotet Espionage Hacking Malware Money laundering Phishing Ransomware Scam Spam Trojan Virus Vulnerability

20 QQAAZZ members charged for money laundering, Hackers attack Haldiram’s, demand Rs. 7.5 lakh, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 19th October 2020 (Morning Post): FIN11 gang starts to deploy ransomware to monetize its cybercriminal activities. Iran-linked cyberespionage APT group Silent Librarian launches phishing campaigns to target universities. Ransomware attack on health tech firm disrupts COVID clinical trials.Continue reading20 QQAAZZ members charged for money laundering, Hackers attack Haldiram’s, demand Rs. 7.5 lakh, and more

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APT BEC Breach Bug CVE Data leak DDoS Hacking Misinformation Phishing RCE Scam Vulnerability

Barnes & Noble suffers cyberattack, exposes customer data, Carnival Corp. discloses data compromise, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 15th October 2020 (Morning Post): Iranian APT group Silent Librarian increases its spear phishing attacks, targets schools, universities. Travelex faces DDoS threats in an attempt to extort companies worldwide. Intel, Google urge users to update Linux kernel to version 5.9 or later.Continue readingBarnes & Noble suffers cyberattack, exposes customer data, Carnival Corp. discloses data compromise, and more

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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