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APT Botnet Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak Espionage Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Snooping Spyware Vulnerability Zero-day

NOW: Pensions suffers 3rd party data breach, “Joker’s Stash” servers seized by law enforcement, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 22nd December 2020 (Evening Post): Hackers break into US Treasury systems, steal essential encryption keys. CISA issues ICS Advisory for new vulnerabilities in Treck TCP/IP stack. Tech giants Microsoft, Google, Cisco support Facebook in case against spyware maker.Continue readingNOW: Pensions suffers 3rd party data breach, “Joker’s Stash” servers seized by law enforcement, and more

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APT Arbitrary Code Execution BEC Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware RAT RCE Scam Skimming Spyware Virus Vulnerability Zero-day

Australian watchdog sues Facebook over VPN app, HPE discloses critical 0 day in server management software, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 16th December 2020 (Evening Post): Apple patches a total of 59 of code execution vulnerabilities in macOS. New 5G network flaws let attackers track users’ locations and steal data. SolarWinds removes customer list from site as It releases second hotfix.Continue readingAustralian watchdog sues Facebook over VPN app, HPE discloses critical 0 day in server management software, and more

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APT Breach Bug Data leak Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

Cruise company Hurtigruten suffers cyber attack, Spotify’s registration data exposed to 3rd party partner, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 15th December 2020 (Morning Post): Microsoft Office 365 credentials under attack by fax ‘alert’ emails. Ransomware masterminds claim to have nabbed 53GB of data from Intel’s Habana Labs. MoleRats using Facebook, Dropbox, Google Docs to spread malware.Continue readingCruise company Hurtigruten suffers cyber attack, Spotify’s registration data exposed to 3rd party partner, 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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Breach CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malvertise Malware Ransomware RCE Scam Vulnerability

Hackers slip into Donald Trump’s Twitter, Small business accounts cloned on Instagram, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 11th September 2020 (Evening Post): Companies based in India report more cyberattacks than any other country. US Criminal Court hit by Conti ransomware, expose critical data. Researchers report Chrome sandbox escape vulnerability, earns $20,000.Continue readingHackers slip into Donald Trump’s Twitter, Small business accounts cloned on Instagram, and more

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APT Breach Bug Data leak DDoS Deepfake MaaS Malware RAT Skimming Trojan Vulnerability Zero-day

View Media leaks 39m user data via unsecured AWS S3 buckets, Microsoft launches deepfake detection tool, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 4th September 2020 (Morning Post): U.S. court rules that the NSA mass surveillance program exposed in 2013 was illegal and unconstitutional. Evilnum APT uses Python-based RAT PyVil in its recent attacks. 6,000 Roper St. Francis patients’ data compromised.Continue readingView Media leaks 39m user data via unsecured AWS S3 buckets, Microsoft launches deepfake detection tool, and more

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BEC Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware RAT RCE Scam Social Engineering Trojan Vulnerability Zero-day

US NCSC director warns of election interference efforts, Better Business Bureau notifies of new Visa scam, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 11th August 2020 (Morning Post): Phishing scams impersonate US SBA, deliver malware, steal credentials, commit financial fraud. Nefilim ransomware hacks the SPIE group, steal victim’s data. Avaddon ransomware launches data leak site to extort victims.Continue readingUS NCSC director warns of election interference efforts, Better Business Bureau notifies of new Visa scam, and more

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Breach Data leak Hacking Malspam Malware Phishing Ransomware Spearphishing TrickBot Vulnerability Zero-day

Office 365 phishing targets Google Ads, Startups suffer data breach, 386M records leaks, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 31st July 2020 (Morning Post): Twitter celebrity accounts hijacked after actors hooked staff with spearphishing tactics. Gujarat Technological University students complain about massive data leak following mock test. TrickBot Anchor malware targets Linux devices.Continue readingOffice 365 phishing targets Google Ads, Startups suffer data breach, 386M records leaks, 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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APT Breach Cyber Security Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

Alina malware spotted using new trick to steal credit/debit card data, Hacker ransoms 22,900 MongoDB databases, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 2nd July 2020 (Evening Post): Federal Reserve issues advisory on how to mitigate payment fraud using synthetic identity accounts. Hakbit ransomware campaign targets specific European countries. FakeSpy campaign uses postal app to steal data. Continue readingAlina malware spotted using new trick to steal credit/debit card data, Hacker ransoms 22,900 MongoDB databases, and more