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APT Botnet Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Emotet Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware TrickBot Vulnerability

Threat actors abuse Office 365 capabilities, Broadvoice data leak exposes 350M customer records, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 15th October 2020 (Evening Post): Twitter hackers trick employees by posing as IT workers to steal login credentials. After backlash over false marketing Zoom rolls out end-to-end encryption next week. TikTok announces global bug bounty program amidst court battle with U.S.Continue readingThreat actors abuse Office 365 capabilities, Broadvoice data leak exposes 350M customer records, and more

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APT Botnet Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Emotet Hacking Malware Phishing QakBot Ransomware RAT Scam Spam TrickBot Vulnerability

QBot leverages Defender Antivirus phishing bait, Hacked security cam stolen footage sold on adult sites, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 13th October 2020 (Morning Post): Security firms ESET, Black Lotus Labs, Symantec, and financial group team up to take down Trickbot ransomware. German tech giant Software AG continues to struggle against $20M ransomware attack. Continue readingQBot leverages Defender Antivirus phishing bait, Hacked security cam stolen footage sold on adult sites, and more

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ACE Breach Bug Cross-site Scripting CVE Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Emotet Ransomware RCE Scam Skimming Vulnerability Zero-day

Credit card skimmer Baka evades detection methods, Netwalker targets Pakistani power utility K-Electric, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 9th September 2020 (Morning Post): Russian government claims that USA, UK, Ukrainian DDoS attacks targeted voting in Russian Federation. France, Japan, and New Zealand warn of a surge in Emotet attacks. Adobe InDesign, Framemaker, and Experience Manager flaws fixed.Continue readingCredit card skimmer Baka evades detection methods, Netwalker targets Pakistani power utility K-Electric, and more

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Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Ransomware Scam Vulnerability Zero-day

TikTok secretly collected Android user data, 33% of UK universities hit by ransomware in 10 years, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 12th August 2020 (Evening Post): Court of Appeal rules the use of facial recognition technology by Welsh police is unlawful. Scammers use fake news articles, promotes coronavirus ‘cures’ to defraud victims. Samsung Galaxy flaws expose phones to remote attacks.Continue readingTikTok secretly collected Android user data, 33% of UK universities hit by ransomware in 10 years, and more

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Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Emotet Hacking Phishing RAT Spying Spyware Stalkerware Trojan Vulnerability Zero-day

Russia with the most number of spying smartphones, Illinois healthcare system FHN suffers breach, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 12th August 2020 (Morning Post): Spyware Agent Tesla, exploiting the pandemic since March, adds new tricks to its arsenal. Critical Intel flaw affects motherboards, server systems, compute modules. Samsung quietly fixes Galaxy ‘Find My Mobile’ flaw.Continue readingRussia with the most number of spying smartphones, Illinois healthcare system FHN suffers breach, and more

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Breach CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Ransomware Scam Skimming Vulnerability

Ghost Squad Hackers deface ESA site, Young hacker pals behind the Twitter attack targeted celebrities, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 20th July (Morning Post): In Wednesday’s attack on Twitter, hackers breached the backend, stole data of eight users. Card skimming attacks forces Magento to add 2FA throughout their platform. Blackbaud stopped a ransomware attack, paid ransom anyway.Continue readingGhost Squad Hackers deface ESA site, Young hacker pals behind the Twitter attack targeted celebrities, and more

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

Citrix denies data breach, actor claims to have data on 2M customers, CIA allegedly behind APT34, FSB hacks, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 16th July 2020 (Evening Post): Cofense PDC detects tax relief phishing scam targeting HMRC credentials and sensitive data. Jewish Temple Sinai virtual prayer service disrupted with anti-semitic attacks. BlackRock malware can steal passwords, card data from 337 apps.Continue readingCitrix denies data breach, actor claims to have data on 2M customers, CIA allegedly behind APT34, FSB hacks, and more

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Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Malware Vulnerability

270M Wattpad user account details for sale, Chinese tax software GoldenSpy spreads malware, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 15th July 2020 (Evening Post): New Mirai variant includes exploit for a flaw in Comtrend routers. Microsoft’s July Patch Tuesday addresses 123 fixes, critical DNS bug tops the list. Stolen Wattpad database containing 270 million records sold for over $100,000.Continue reading270M Wattpad user account details for sale, Chinese tax software GoldenSpy spreads malware, and more

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Breach Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Hacking Jackpotting Malware Ransomware Vulnerability

Records of 45M travellers surface on the dark web, Belgium’s Argenta suffers first jackpotting attack, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 14th July 2020 (Morning Post): Following a data breach, millions of LiveAuctioneer’s cracked passwords and user data on sale. AgeLocker ransomware utilizes ‘Age’ encryption tool to encrypt victim’s files. Google Meet adds protection agains zoombombing attacks.Continue readingRecords of 45M travellers surface on the dark web, Belgium’s Argenta suffers first jackpotting attack, and more

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Breach CVE Cyber Security Malware Ransomware TrickBot Trojan Vulnerability

Office 365 phishing emails masquerades as relief payments, Fake Black Lives Matter campaign spreads Trickbot, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 11th June 2020 (Evening Post): Healthcare provider Babylon suffers data breach. Alabama city decide to pay ransom after DoppelPaymer’s attack on 5 June. Thanos spreads to Windows users, evades security. Intel patches flaws in Active Management Technology.Continue readingOffice 365 phishing emails masquerades as relief payments, Fake Black Lives Matter campaign spreads Trickbot, and more