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Arbitrary Code Execution Breach Bug Conti COVID Credential Stuffing CVE Cyber Security Dark Web Data leak Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Social Engineering Vulnerability

Suspected North Korean hackers targeted COVID vaccine maker AstraZeneca, Chip maker Advantech hit by Conti ransomware gang, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 30th November 2020 (Morning Post): Suspected North Korean hackers targeted COVID vaccine maker AstraZeneca, Chip maker Advantech hit by Conti ransomware gang, Drupal emergency updates fix critical arbitrary PHP code execution. Continue readingSuspected North Korean hackers targeted COVID vaccine maker AstraZeneca, Chip maker Advantech hit by Conti ransomware gang, and more

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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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BEC Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Ransomware Scam Spying Virus Vulnerability

Hacker sentenced to 7 years after hacking LinkedIn, Twitter users get “Something went wrong” error messages, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 1st October 2020 (Evening Post): FBI tip prompted takedown of 130 fake Twitter accounts during debate. InterPlanetary Storm botnet infects 13K Mac, Android devices. Russian Fancy Bear hackers may have penetrated a US Federal Agency.Continue readingHacker sentenced to 7 years after hacking LinkedIn, Twitter users get “Something went wrong” error messages, and more

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APT Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Espionage Hacking Malvertise Malware Ransomware RCE Scam Virus Vulnerability

13 yr. old hacked school computers, arrested, Watchmaker Swatch shuts down IT systems, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 30th September 2020 (Morning Post): NatWest joins forces with Malwarebytes to provide free virus protection to customers. Exorcist 2.0 ransomware delivered through fake software crack sites. More than 247K Exchange servers unpatched for actively exploited flaw.Continue reading13 yr. old hacked school computers, arrested, Watchmaker Swatch shuts down IT systems, and more

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Breach CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malvertise Malware Ransomware RCE Scam Vulnerability

Hackers slip into Donald Trump’s Twitter, Small business accounts cloned on Instagram, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 11th September 2020 (Evening Post): Companies based in India report more cyberattacks than any other country. US Criminal Court hit by Conti ransomware, expose critical data. Researchers report Chrome sandbox escape vulnerability, earns $20,000.Continue readingHackers slip into Donald Trump’s Twitter, Small business accounts cloned on Instagram, 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 Breach Brute-force Cryptojacking cryptominers CVE DDoS Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Vishing Vulnerability

16K Webex accounts deleted: Cisco employee pleads guilty, Elon Musk confirms Russian attempt to target Tesla, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 28th August 2020 (Morning Post): 28,000 printers hijacked by researchers, suggests that 56% of exposed printers can be easily hijacked. Lemon_Duck cryptominer malware targets Linux devices. 350m decrypted email addresses exposed on unsecured server.Continue reading16K Webex accounts deleted: Cisco employee pleads guilty, Elon Musk confirms Russian attempt to target Tesla, and more

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APT Breach Cryptojacking Cryptoworm Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Identity theft Malware Phishing RaaS Ransomware Scam Snooping Spying Vulnerability

Denmark top intelligence chief suspended for spying on citizens, Indian ticket vendor suffers breach, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 25th August 2020 (Evening Post): FINRA warns: Threat actors targeting users with fake sites try to steal sensitive information. Lazarus Group leverages LinkedIn job advertisements to target cryptocurrency firm. DeathStalker APT group targets financial sector.Continue readingDenmark top intelligence chief suspended for spying on citizens, Indian ticket vendor suffers breach, and more

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Breach CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Scam Vulnerability

Cloudflare exposes 3M IP addresses, Australian consumer watchdog accuses Google of privacy breaches, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 28th July 2020 (Morning Post): Promo.com, popular marketing video maker, discloses data breach, 22 million user records leaked on hacker forum. Developer discovers leaked source code of over 50 high-profile organizations from diverse sectors.Continue readingCloudflare exposes 3M IP addresses, Australian consumer watchdog accuses Google of privacy breaches, 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