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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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Adware APT Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Maze Phishing Ransomware Scam Spyware Vulnerability

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

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Breach Brute-force Data leak Hacking Malware Maze Misinformation Ransomware RCE Scam Vulnerability

State-backed hackers target 2020 US elections, 100,000 Razer fans’ sensitive data exposed, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 11th September 2020 (Morning Post): Telehealth applications and services broaden the attack surface, more actors target such apps. Twitter to remove misleading election tweets, gets on Trump’s bad side. SoftServe hit by ransomware attack, exploits Windows customization tool.Continue readingState-backed hackers target 2020 US elections, 100,000 Razer fans’ sensitive data exposed, and more

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APT BEC Botnet Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Espionage Hacking Malware Maze Ransomware Scam Spam Spyware Vulnerability

FASTCash 2.0 campaign, ongoing bank-theft by BeagleBoyz, Empire Markets scam steals $30m BTC, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 27th August 2020 (Morning Post): GitHub developer errors cause leak of 150,000 to 200,000 patient health records stored in Microsoft, Google apps. 3000 bots on Twitter that propagated pro-Chinese political spam taken down.Continue readingFASTCash 2.0 campaign, ongoing bank-theft by BeagleBoyz, Empire Markets scam steals $30m BTC, and more

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APT Breach CVE Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Hacking Malware Ransomware RAT Scam Vulnerability

Experian suffers data breach impacts 24m customers, Lucifer DDoS malware targets Linux systems, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 20th August 2020 (Morning Post): Data scraped from Instagram, TikTok and YouTube exposes 235 million social media profiles. Maze ransomware crew claims to have hacked SK hynix, leaks 5% of stolen files. Spotify fails to renew certificate, faces outage.Continue readingExperian suffers data breach impacts 24m customers, Lucifer DDoS malware targets Linux systems, and more

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BEC Breach Data leak Espionage Hacking Malware Ransomware Vulnerability

Hacker leaks gun exchange user records online, Maze ransomware leaks Canon stolen files, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 14th August 2020 (Morning Post): Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency warns of new phishing campaign masquerading as loan relief. NSA, FBI warn of Linux malware developed by Russian military unit used in espionage attacks.Continue readingHacker leaks gun exchange user records online, Maze ransomware leaks Canon stolen files, and more

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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