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BEC Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak Malware Phishing Ransomware Ryuk Scam Social Engineering Vulnerability

Interpol Arrests 3 Nigerian BEC Scammers, Danish news agency Ritzau refuses to pay after ransomware attack, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 26th November 2020 (Morning Post): Interpol Arrests 3 Nigerian BEC Scammers For Targeting Over 500,000 Entities, Xbox bug could have allowed hackers to link gamer tags with players’ emails, Danish news agency Ritzau refuses to pay after ransomware attack. Continue readingInterpol Arrests 3 Nigerian BEC Scammers, Danish news agency Ritzau refuses to pay after ransomware attack, 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 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 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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APT BEC Botnet Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Emotet Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Spearphishing TrickBot Vulnerability

Charming Kitten targets international conferences, Taiwan’s UMC to pay $60M for trade secret theft, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 29th October 2020 (Evening Post): Spear-phishing attacks target education sector at disproportionate levels. A security lapse at social networking app True exposes private messages, user locations. US govt. issues red alert to hospitals of major Ryuk campaign.Continue readingCharming Kitten targets international conferences, Taiwan’s UMC to pay $60M for trade secret theft, and more

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APT Botnet Bug Cyber Security Data leak Emotet Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Spoofing Vulnerability

Home Depot emails customer info to strangers, Aetna settles 3 HIPAA breaches with $1,000,000, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 29th October 2020 (Morning Post): Swedish security firm Gunnebo suffers a cyberattack, warns customers of data leak. Phone scammers spoof bank phone numbers to rob victims. US government issues warning regarding continuous threats from Kimsuky APT group.Continue readingHome Depot emails customer info to strangers, Aetna settles 3 HIPAA breaches with $1,000,000, and more

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

21 malicious Google Play apps downloaded 8M times, Hackers blackmail Vastaamo patients after breach, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 28th October 2020 (Morning Post): Hackers hack and deface Donald Trump’s official campaign website donaldjtrump.com. Facebook removes network of fake Iranian accounts and pages, peddling US election misinformation. Ryuk ransomware hits furniture giant Steelcase.Continue reading21 malicious Google Play apps downloaded 8M times, Hackers blackmail Vastaamo patients after breach, and more

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APT Botnet Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Hacking Malware Maze Phishing Ransomware Scam Spoofing Spying Stalkerware Trojan Vulnerability

Rapper Nuke Bizzle scams $1.2M in COVID-19 relief, FBI warns of new spoofed US Census Bureau domains, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 20th October (Morning Post): Spying remote access Trojan, GravityRAT targets Android, MacOS devices in India. US Department of Justice announce charges against 6 Sandworm APT members in NotPetya cyberattacks. Ryuk ransomware gang uses Zerologon for rapid attacks. Continue readingRapper Nuke Bizzle scams $1.2M in COVID-19 relief, FBI warns of new spoofed US Census Bureau domains, 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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Breach Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Vulnerability

14 US states suffer outage of their 911 lines, World’s 4 largest shipping companies hit by cyber attacks, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 29th September 2020 (Morning Post): Pakistani hacker collective backed by China to gather intelligence against India. Office for Civil Rights imposes $6.8 million penalty on Premera Blue Cross to resolve potential HIPAA violations. Continue reading14 US states suffer outage of their 911 lines, World’s 4 largest shipping companies hit by cyber attacks, and more