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BEC Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware RAT RCE Scam Social Engineering Trojan Vulnerability Zero-day

US NCSC director warns of election interference efforts, Better Business Bureau notifies of new Visa scam, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 11th August 2020 (Morning Post): Phishing scams impersonate US SBA, deliver malware, steal credentials, commit financial fraud. Nefilim ransomware hacks the SPIE group, steal victim’s data. Avaddon ransomware launches data leak site to extort victims.Continue readingUS NCSC director warns of election interference efforts, Better Business Bureau notifies of new Visa scam, and more

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Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Phishing Ransomware Scam Skimming Vulnerability

ProctorU confirms breach after data leaked online, Subreddits vandalized with pro-Trump messages, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 10th August 2020 (Evening Post): New evasive Magecart phishing attacks leverage modified favicon to inject e-skimmers, steal payment card data. Maze group claims responsibility for a ransomware attack targeted at Canon.Continue readingProctorU confirms breach after data leaked online, Subreddits vandalized with pro-Trump messages, and more

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Breach CVE Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Hacking Ransomware Vulnerability Zero-day

440K ProctorU user records published after breach, Qualcomm, MediaTek Wi-Fi chips hit by KrØØk, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 7th August 2020 (Morning Post): Netwalker ransomware operators claims to have breached the networks of Forsee Power. New side-channel attacks target Intel, ARM, IBM, AMD processors. Smart lock IoT devices opened with just Mac addresses. Continue reading440K ProctorU user records published after breach, Qualcomm, MediaTek Wi-Fi chips hit by KrØØk, 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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CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Trojan Vulnerability

Coinbase stops customers from paying Twitter hackers, Tesco phishing scam targets UK customers, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 21st July 2020 (Evening Post): Netwalker ransomware targets Lorien Health Services, steals data of at least 50,000. Fake cryptocurrency trading apps spread GMERA malware to Mac users. Four banking trojan families, called Tetrade, targets user worldwide.Continue readingCoinbase stops customers from paying Twitter hackers, Tesco phishing scam targets UK customers, 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 Cyber Security Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

V Shred data leak exposes PII, sensitive photos of clients, ThiefQuest info-stealer infects macOS, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 3rd July 2020 (Evening Post): Roblox accounts hacked with pro-Trump messages. CNY Works suffers data breach, exposes names and SSN of 56,000 people. Netgear releases security patches for 10 vulnerabilities impacting 79 of its products. Continue readingV Shred data leak exposes PII, sensitive photos of clients, ThiefQuest info-stealer infects macOS, and more

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Breach CVE Cyber Security Malware Phishing Vulnerability

113 NHS internal email accounts hacked, Fake data breach notifications spread malware, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 17th June 2020 (Morning Post): Hactivist collective Anonymous takes down Atlanta Police Department’s website. Ariix Italia leaks more than 30,000 sales agents’ data. Oracle EBS vulnerabilities allow tampering with financial records of several organizations.Continue reading113 NHS internal email accounts hacked, Fake data breach notifications spread malware, and more

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Breach CVE Cyber Security DDoS Ransomware Vulnerability

KingNull leaks 7600 Daniel’s Hosting websites, IoT flaws enable DoS attacks, privilege escalation, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 2nd June 2020 (Morning Post): Hacking collective Anonymous claims to leak personal information that are in fact old data. Hackers sell 80K credit card details, including CVVs, on the dark web. Over the year, ransomware demand grew 14 times. Continue readingKingNull leaks 7600 Daniel’s Hosting websites, IoT flaws enable DoS attacks, privilege escalation, and more

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Breach Cyber Security Malware Phishing Ransomware Vulnerability

MobiFriends breach leaks 3.6M users data, ChatBooks data sold on dark web, Iran hackers target Gilead, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 8th May 2020: ShinyHunters, who breached Tokopedia, is selling more than 7.3 million user records on dark web. DocuSign phishing campaign targets Office 365 users, using COVID as bait. Cognizant expects to lose $50m-$70m after ransomware attack. Russian hackers target Merkel’s office.Continue readingMobiFriends breach leaks 3.6M users data, ChatBooks data sold on dark web, Iran hackers target Gilead, and more