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BEC Blackmail Breach COVID Credential Stuffing Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Phishing Ransomware

Nation-state actors from Russia, China, Iran, and North Korea target Canada, Mount Locker ransomware now targets your TurboTax tax returns, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 20th November 2020 (Evening Post): Nation-state actors from Russia, China, Iran, and North Korea target Canada, Mount Locker ransomware now targets your TurboTax tax returns, Oregon County Hit by Ransomware Attack.Continue readingNation-state actors from Russia, China, Iran, and North Korea target Canada, Mount Locker ransomware now targets your TurboTax tax returns, and more

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APT Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Misinformation Phishing Ransomware Ryuk Scam Smishing Vulnerability

Trump campaign leaks voter data amidst legal battle, Luxottica data breach exposes LensCrafters, EyeMed data, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 9th November 2020 (Morning Post): HMRC smishing tax rebate scam employs phishing domains and tactics to target UK banking customers. Mayo Clinic sued over data breach of patients’ medical records. Hackers demand $11 million in Bitcoin from gaming giant CAPCOM.Continue readingTrump campaign leaks voter data amidst legal battle, Luxottica data breach exposes LensCrafters, EyeMed data, and more

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APT Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam SIM swapping Trojan Vishing Vulnerability Zero-day

Social media firms on high alert against election misinformation, 1M Folkscam records leaked to Google, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 4th November 2020 (Morning Post): Toy maker Mattel suffers ransomware attack crippling business functions. REvil ransomware group adds KPOT malware to its arsenal, acquires source code of Trojan in auction. RegretLocker ransomware targets Windows VM.Continue readingSocial media firms on high alert against election misinformation, 1M Folkscam records leaked to Google, and more

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

34M user records stolen from 17 companies being sold, Over a million Alibaba Redmart accounts breached, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 2nd November 2020 (Morning Post): Wroba Trojan runs a campaign targeting Android, iOS smartphone users in the US. Hacker demands $2.8m as ransom to restore network operations of Montreal metro. US Cyber Command exposes 8 new Russian malware samples.Continue reading34M user records stolen from 17 companies being sold, Over a million Alibaba Redmart accounts breached, and more

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APT BEC Botnet Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Emotet Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Ryuk Scam Vulnerability

REvil targets video games, claims massive revenue, Emotet uses parked domains to deliver malware, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 30th October 2020 (Morning Post): Mount Locker ransomware group leaks 18GB of leading security firm Gunnebo AB’s data. Brooklyn & Vermont hospitals are latest Ryuk ransomware victims. Threat actors continue to target Windows Zerologon flaw.Continue readingREvil targets video games, claims massive revenue, Emotet uses parked domains to deliver malware, and more

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Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Vulnerability

Twitter, Facebook to testify over NYP article, Japanese Shionogi & Co. suffers data breach, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 23rd October 2020 (Evening Post): Russian state-backed hackers, codenamed Energetic Bear, gained access to US governmental networks. Man hacks four Rajasthan schools’ server, issues transfer certificates to 130 students alleging harassment against them. Continue readingTwitter, Facebook to testify over NYP article, Japanese Shionogi & Co. suffers data breach, and more

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APT Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Hacking Misinformation Phishing Scam Spoofing Vulnerability

Iran’s Proud Boys emails threaten Democrat voters, Gift voucher scam targets Marks & Spencer CEO, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 22nd October 2020 (Morning Post): Hackers held Caribbean’s biggest conglomerate Ansa McAl’s IT systems hostage in a ransomware attack. Oracle releases 402 security patches in its latest critical patch update (CPU). WordPress deploys forced security fix for bug in Loginizer.Continue readingIran’s Proud Boys emails threaten Democrat voters, Gift voucher scam targets Marks & Spencer CEO, and more

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APT Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Ransomware Scam Spying Vulnerability

Stock market glitch not cyberattack: Euronext, Vladimir Putin dismisses US charges as Russophobia, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 21st October 2020 (Evening Post): Iran linked cyber espionage group MuddyWater suspected in attacks agains Middle East govt., telecom. Montréal public transport agency discloses ransomware attack. Chinese hackers target Cisco Discovery Protocol vulnerability.Continue readingStock market glitch not cyberattack: Euronext, Vladimir Putin dismisses US charges as Russophobia, 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 Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak Espionage Hacking Malware RaaS Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

BrandBQ exposes 7 million customer records, Town Sports leaks personal data of 600,000 customers, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 28th September 2020 (Evening Post): Hacker (m1gh7yh4ck3r) uploads PDF documents to WHO, UNESCO websites. REvil ransomware deposits $1 million in Bitcoins for hacker recruitment drive. FinCEN outlines world’s biggest banks embezzle trillions for terrorists and drug cartels.Continue readingBrandBQ exposes 7 million customer records, Town Sports leaks personal data of 600,000 customers, and more