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Botnet Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Emotet Hacking Malware Misinformation Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

Twitter flags Trump tweet regarding Coronavirus immunity, Microsoft disrupts MaaS botnet Trickbot, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 12th October 2020 (Evening Post): Ransomware operators outsource network access exploits to speed up attacks. Cyberattack targeting Longmont’s NextLight, affects customers’ service. Middlemen IT firms, Conduent and Cognizant give ransomware gangs more attack options.Continue readingTwitter flags Trump tweet regarding Coronavirus immunity, Microsoft disrupts MaaS botnet Trickbot, 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

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APT Breach Cryptojacking Cyber Security Data leak Emotet Espionage Hacking Malware Maze Phishing Ransomware Skimming Smuggling spouseware Stalkerware Trojan Vulnerability

Iranian hackers charged for cyber espionage, Warner Music Group faces lawsuit over data breach, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 17th September 2020 (Morning Post): In multiple incidents US charges hackers and cyber criminals for espionage, global attacks, and cryptocurrency phishing spree. Hacker finds former Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbot’s passport number from Instagram post.Continue readingIranian hackers charged for cyber espionage, Warner Music Group faces lawsuit over data breach, and more

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APT Breach Cryptojacking CVE Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Hacking Malware Ransomware Vulnerability

Experian recovers, deletes data from 24m users, Jefferson Parish school suffers data breach, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 20th August 2020 (Evening Post): Binance and Ukraine police arrest crypto hackers in a “Bulletproof Exchanger Project.” REvil/Sodinokibi ransomware specifically targets food and beverages organizations. IBM DB2 memory leak gives access to sensitive data.Continue readingExperian recovers, deletes data from 24m users, Jefferson Parish school suffers data breach, and more

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Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security DDoS Hacking Malware Ransomware Spam Vulnerability

Delhi University data privacy breach, Try2Cry ransomware infects USB flash drives, spreads to Windows, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 6th July 2020 (Morning Post): Threat actors leverage Tor networks to carry out system compromise, data exfiltration, DoS attacks, reconnaissance. FakeSpy malware resurfaces, steals text messages, financial data, bank login information, app data, etc.Continue readingDelhi University data privacy breach, Try2Cry ransomware infects USB flash drives, spreads to Windows, and more

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Breach Cyber Security Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

V Shred data leak exposes PII, sensitive photos of clients, ThiefQuest info-stealer infects macOS, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 3rd July 2020 (Evening Post): Roblox accounts hacked with pro-Trump messages. CNY Works suffers data breach, exposes names and SSN of 56,000 people. Netgear releases security patches for 10 vulnerabilities impacting 79 of its products. Continue readingV Shred data leak exposes PII, sensitive photos of clients, ThiefQuest info-stealer infects macOS, 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 CVE Cyber Security Malware Ransomware Vulnerability

CryptoCore pulls off heists worth $200M since 2018, Sony launches PlayStation bug bounty program, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 25th June 2020 (Evening Post): Data breach at senior care provider Cano Health went unnoticed for two years. WikiLeaks Julian Assange faces more serious accusations of conspiring with hackers Anonymous and LulzSec. Continue readingCryptoCore pulls off heists worth $200M since 2018, Sony launches PlayStation bug bounty program, and more

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Cyber Security Phishing Ransomware Spearphishing TrickBot Vulnerability

Phishing campaign masquerades as QuickBooks invoices, Hakbit ransomware targets victims via Excel, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 24th June 2020 (Evening Post): Sodinokibi ransomware scan victim networks for credit card PoS software. Microsoft adds firmware protections to Windows. Nefilim targets organizations using unpatched Citrix remote-access technology.Continue readingPhishing campaign masquerades as QuickBooks invoices, Hakbit ransomware targets victims via Excel, and more