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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 Brute-force Cryptojacking cryptominers CVE DDoS Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Vishing Vulnerability

16K Webex accounts deleted: Cisco employee pleads guilty, Elon Musk confirms Russian attempt to target Tesla, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 28th August 2020 (Morning Post): 28,000 printers hijacked by researchers, suggests that 56% of exposed printers can be easily hijacked. Lemon_Duck cryptominer malware targets Linux devices. 350m decrypted email addresses exposed on unsecured server.Continue reading16K Webex accounts deleted: Cisco employee pleads guilty, Elon Musk confirms Russian attempt to target Tesla, 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

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Breach CVE Cyber Security DDoS Malware Ransomware RAT RCE Spearphishing Trojan Vulnerability

Honda suffers ransomware attack, Maze Ransomware adds Ragnar Locker to its arsenal, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 9th June 2020 (Evening Post): German firm TFPSA that procures COVID-19 medical equipment targeted by hackers. Digilocker vulnerability exploited to bypass authentication. Avaddon ransomware launches massive smiley spam campaign.Continue readingHonda suffers ransomware attack, Maze Ransomware adds Ragnar Locker to its arsenal, and more

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Botnet Breach CVE Cyber Security Malware Phishing Ransomware RAT RCE Trojan Vulnerability

Covid19 Alert tracing app leaks data, Raid costs Crypto firms $25M, Maze ransomware targets Cognizant, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 20th April 2020: Phishing attack costs Germany tens of millions of Euros. Proposed government COVID-themed app leaks data. Financial information of CISI members stolen. Hackers target children’s game, Webkinz. 207M Facebook records sold on hacker forum Scammers sell MP3 files that can kill Coronavirus, on the dark web.Continue readingCovid19 Alert tracing app leaks data, Raid costs Crypto firms $25M, Maze ransomware targets Cognizant, and more

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Breach CVE Cyber Security Malware Phishing Vulnerability

Zoom under scrutiny, Phishing campaigns evade Office 365 ATPs, Wiper targets Windows, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 1st April 2020: Two Zoom zero-day vulnerabilities could allow root privileges to attackers. Windows vulnerability, SMBGhost, exploited for local privilege escalation. Wiper malware dubbed “Coronavirus” render disks unusable. Phishing emails lure victims with financial relief for Coronavirus.Continue readingZoom under scrutiny, Phishing campaigns evade Office 365 ATPs, Wiper targets Windows, and more

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Breach CVE Cyber Security Malware Ransomware Snooping Trojan Vulnerability

CloudSEK Daily Threat Bulletin – 12th March 2020

Round Up of Major Breaches and Scams Comcast accidentally published 200,000 “unlisted” phone numbers Comcast mistakenly published the names, phone numbers, and addresses of nearly 200,000 customers who paid monthly fees to make their numbers unlisted. The names and numbers were made available on Ecolisting, a directory run by Comcast, and picked up by third-party directories.…Continue readingCloudSEK Daily Threat Bulletin – 12th March 2020