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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 Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Skimming Trojan Vulnerability Zero-day

Hackers breach Warner Music Group websites, Criminals pilfer card data on Telegram through new skimming technique, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 7th September 2020 (Morning Post): Visa warns users of new e-skimmer dubbed Baka that exfiltrates payment card details, removes itself from memory. Ad scammers target TikTok’s #ForYou page. Zero-day vulnerability exploited to attack millions of WordPress sites.Continue readingHackers breach Warner Music Group websites, Criminals pilfer card data on Telegram through new skimming technique, and more

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APT BEC Botnet Breach cryptominers CVE Cyber Security Cybersquatting Data leak Emotet Hacking Malware Misinformation Phishing Ransomware RAT RCE Scam Spam Spying Spyware Trojan Vulnerability

$5 million lawsuit filed against Morgan Stanley, Chinese hackers targets Europe, Tibet with Sepulcher, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 3rd September 2020 (Morning Post): Threat actors break into Russian cancer center patients’ database, demands a ransom. Google Play deletes six apps infecting users with Joker malware a.k.a. Bread. Microsoft reports new malware Anubis targeting Windows users.Continue reading$5 million lawsuit filed against Morgan Stanley, Chinese hackers targets Europe, Tibet with Sepulcher, and more

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Adware BEC Bug CVE Cyber Security Cybersquatting Phishing Ransomware RAT RCE Scam Skimming Spam Trojan Vulnerability Zero-day

Facebook, Twitter suspends Russian propaganda accounts, Russia’s IRA discusses QAnon on Facebook, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 2nd September 2020 (Morning Post): Russian engineer, Pavel Zhovner, raised $5 million for Tamagotchi for Flipper Zero hackers. Cybercriminals launch new scams targeting global brand domain names. Magecart credit-card skimmer adds Telegram as C2 channel.Continue readingFacebook, Twitter suspends Russian propaganda accounts, Russia’s IRA discusses QAnon on Facebook, 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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Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Emotet Malware Ransomware Scam Trojan Vulnerability

Phishing campaign abuses Microsoft, IBM services, Hackers targeted 130 Twitter accounts, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 20th July 2020 (Evening Post): Emotet resurfaces with a blast of malicious spam, spreads backdoor that installs ransomware, trojans, other malware. Columbia notifies ransomware victims, provides details to members whose data may have been compromised.Continue readingPhishing campaign abuses Microsoft, IBM services, Hackers targeted 130 Twitter accounts, and more

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Breach CVE Cyber Security Hacking MaaS Malware Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

US unmasks notorious hacker Fxsmp, US budget smartphones found with pre-installed malware, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 9th July (Evening Post): Google open-sources vulnerability scanner Tsunami for large-scale enterprise networks. Palo Alto Networks patches critical vulnerability with a 10/10 CVSSv3 rating. Conti ransomware uses CPU threads, encrypts files on infected computers.Continue readingUS unmasks notorious hacker Fxsmp, US budget smartphones found with pre-installed malware, and more

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Breach CVE Cyber Security Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

Maze Ransomware targets Xerox Corporation, Microsoft releases security updates for Codecs, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 1st July 2020 (Evening Post): Bitcoin scam uses PII, tricks users into enlisting on shady investment website. WhatsApp, Telegram, other IM platforms used by cybercriminals in lieu of dark web marketplaces. Hackers target ICS via barcode scanners.Continue readingMaze Ransomware targets Xerox Corporation, Microsoft releases security updates for Codecs, and more

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APT Breach Cyber Security Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

India bans TikTok, UC Browser, and 57 other Chinese apps, New phishing campaign uses iCalendar invitations for attack, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 30th June 2020 (Morning Post): A collection of SQL databases that includes data from 945 websites for sale on dark web. REvil ransomware gang appends auction feature to its website for anonymous bidding. Hacker hacks PlayStation 2 using a carefully burned DVD-ROM.Continue readingIndia bans TikTok, UC Browser, and 57 other Chinese apps, New phishing campaign uses iCalendar invitations for attack, and more

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APT Breach Cyber Security DDoS Malware Ransomware Trojan Vulnerability

COVID-19 patient records for sale, Beverages firm suffers ransomware attack again, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 22nd June 2020 (Morning Post): US police departments sensitive files leak on the internet. AcidBox malware hits Russian organizations. Sberbank reported a new generation of banking trojan that leverages Artificial Intelligence. Ransomware targets ConnectWise Partners.Continue readingCOVID-19 patient records for sale, Beverages firm suffers ransomware attack again, and more