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Canon publicly confirms August ransomware attack, Sophos notifies customers of data exposure, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 27th November 2020 (Morning Post): Sophos notifies customers of data exposure after database misconfiguration, Canon publicly confirms August ransomware attack, data theft, DDoS Attacks Against Online Retailers Increase Four-Fold During Pandemic.Continue readingCanon publicly confirms August ransomware attack, Sophos notifies customers of data exposure, and more

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

Ukrainian jailed for stealing $10M from Microsoft, Cadbury scammers trick social media users, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 10th November 2020 (Evening Post): Prestige reservation platform’s S3 bucket exposes millions of hotel guests. Cyber criminals scam bank customers pretending to be from bank security. Tetrade hackers target 112 financial apps with Ghimob banking Trojan.Continue readingUkrainian jailed for stealing $10M from Microsoft, Cadbury scammers trick social media users, and more

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APT Breach Bug CVE Data leak Hacking Malware Ransomware Scam Vulnerability Zero-day

Russian hacker group targets 100s of industrial enterprises, Ping Identity acquires Symphonic Software, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 6th November 2020 (Evening Post): Pay2Key ransomware target Israeli companies and large corporations. Ransomware groups increasingly stops honoring their promises, posts stolen data after payment. Cisco zero-day in AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client Software unpatched.Continue readingRussian hacker group targets 100s of industrial enterprises, Ping Identity acquires Symphonic Software, and more

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APT Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Maze Misinformation Phishing Ransomware Scam Skimming Spam Vulnerability Zero-day

Bitcoin wallet emptied of $1B ahead of US election, Over 23,600 hacked databases leaked on Telegram, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 4th November 2020 (Evening Post): Cannabis growers’ community website exposes more than 3.4 million user records, passwords. Maze clients turn to Sekhmet ransomware group’s Egregor as a substitute. Microsoft store games abused for Windows privilege escalation.Continue readingBitcoin wallet emptied of $1B ahead of US election, Over 23,600 hacked databases leaked on Telegram, and more

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APT Breach Data leak DDoS Hacking Malware Maze Phishing Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

Iranian hackers access US voter information, Phishers use Google Drive to force traffic into mal. sites, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 2nd November 2020 (Evening Post): Precious metals dealer JM Bullion discloses data breach incident to customers. The number of records exposed in 2020 hits 36 billion globally: Risk Based Security. Maze shuts down business, denies creating a cartel.Continue readingIranian hackers access US voter information, Phishers use Google Drive to force traffic into mal. sites, and more

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Botnet Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Emotet Hacking Malware Misinformation Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

Twitter flags Trump tweet regarding Coronavirus immunity, Microsoft disrupts MaaS botnet Trickbot, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 12th October 2020 (Evening Post): Ransomware operators outsource network access exploits to speed up attacks. Cyberattack targeting Longmont’s NextLight, affects customers’ service. Middlemen IT firms, Conduent and Cognizant give ransomware gangs more attack options.Continue readingTwitter flags Trump tweet regarding Coronavirus immunity, Microsoft disrupts MaaS botnet Trickbot, and more

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APT Botnet Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Espionage Hacking Malware Maze Phishing Ransomware RAT Ryuk Scam Trojan Vulnerability

Cisco to pay $1.9B for infringing security patents, Ardonagh Group disables 200 admin accounts after ransomware attack, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 6th October 2020 (Evening Post): Ryuk attacks 20 organizations a week as ransomware threat surges. French cafe owners arrested for not maintaining a log of their open WiFi network users. Iran-linked APT exploits Zerologon flaw in attacks.Continue readingCisco to pay $1.9B for infringing security patents, Ardonagh Group disables 200 admin accounts after ransomware attack, and more

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APT group TA2552 uses OAuth2 to access O365, Australian DFAT leaks personal details of 1000 citizens, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 1st October 2020 (Morning Post): Twitter removes 130 Iranian accounts attempting to disrupt US Presidential Debates. Two men charged for hacking NBA, NFL players’ social media accounts. Kylie Jenner’s makeup company suffers data breach.Continue readingAPT group TA2552 uses OAuth2 to access O365, Australian DFAT leaks personal details of 1000 citizens, and more

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Botnet Cyber Security Hacking Malware Maze Phishing Ransomware Spam Spoofing Spying Vulnerability

Pill scam campaign bypasses spam filters, Duesseldorf University Clinic hacked, patient dies, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 17th September 2020 (Evening Post): Zhenhua Data Information Technology accused of collecting data on millions of people. Maze attackers adopt Ragnar Locker virtual machine technique. Winnti hackers attack 100+ companies, US announces charges. Continue readingPill scam campaign bypasses spam filters, Duesseldorf University Clinic hacked, patient dies, and more

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APT Breach Cryptojacking Cyber Security Data leak Emotet Espionage Hacking Malware Maze Phishing Ransomware Skimming Smuggling spouseware Stalkerware Trojan Vulnerability

Iranian hackers charged for cyber espionage, Warner Music Group faces lawsuit over data breach, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 17th September 2020 (Morning Post): In multiple incidents US charges hackers and cyber criminals for espionage, global attacks, and cryptocurrency phishing spree. Hacker finds former Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbot’s passport number from Instagram post.Continue readingIranian hackers charged for cyber espionage, Warner Music Group faces lawsuit over data breach, and more