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

SolarWinds breached Microsoft systems as well, Mednax Services notifies patients of data breach, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 18th December 2020 (Morning Post): Power supplier People’s Energy hacked, exposes 250,000 customers’ personal info. Emirati website leaks the personal information of thousands of Israelis, used to plan trips to Dubai. 5M WordPress sites run ‘Contact Form 7’ plugin with critical bugs.Continue readingSolarWinds breached Microsoft systems as well, Mednax Services notifies patients of data breach, and more

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APT Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak DoppelPaymer Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Spam Vulnerability

3M users install 28 malicious Chrome, Edge extensions, IMAP leveraged to infiltrate email accounts, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 17th December 2020 (Morning Post): IRS form fraud campaign targets G Suite users, affects 50,000 executives already. FireEye, GoDaddy, and Microsoft creates kill switch for SolarWinds backdoor. DoppelPaymer ransomware gang harasses victims who refuse to pay.Continue reading3M users install 28 malicious Chrome, Edge extensions, IMAP leveraged to infiltrate email accounts, and more

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

Over 45 million medical images leaked online, Twitter fined €450,000 for GDPR breach, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 15th December 2020 (Evening Post): WhatsApp denies that its encrypted data can be hacked by Pegasus, an Israeli spyware. Wormable Gitpaste-12 botnet returns to target Linux servers, IoT devices. ‘PGMiner’ crypto-mining botnet abuses PostgreSQL for distribution.Continue readingOver 45 million medical images leaked online, Twitter fined €450,000 for GDPR breach, 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 Botnet Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak Espionage Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware RAT RCE Scam Virus Vulnerability

Hackers sell over 85K SQL databases, Denmark charges Russian spy with espionage, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 10th December 2020 (Morning Post): Record levels of software bugs plague short-staffed IT teams of top 30 US retailers. COVID-19 vaccine cyberattacks steal credentials, spread Zebrocy malware. SideWinder APT targets Nepal, Afghanistan in wide-ranging spy campaign.Continue readingHackers sell over 85K SQL databases, Denmark charges Russian spy with espionage, and more

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BEC Botnet Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Egregor Emotet Malware Phishing QakBot Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

Manchester United football club discloses security breach, October Mumbai power outage may be due to a cyber attack, Threat actor selling list of 49k+ systems vulnerable to Fortinet SSL VPN vulnerability

Major cybersecurity events on 23rd November 2020 (Morning Post): Manchester United football club discloses security breach, October Mumbai power outage may be due to a cyber attack, Threat actor selling list of 49k+ systems vulnerable to Fortinet SSL VPN vulnerability.Continue readingManchester United football club discloses security breach, October Mumbai power outage may be due to a cyber attack, Threat actor selling list of 49k+ systems vulnerable to Fortinet SSL VPN vulnerability

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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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APT Breach Data leak DDoS Hacking Malware Maze Phishing Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

Iranian hackers access US voter information, Phishers use Google Drive to force traffic into mal. sites, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 2nd November 2020 (Evening Post): Precious metals dealer JM Bullion discloses data breach incident to customers. The number of records exposed in 2020 hits 36 billion globally: Risk Based Security. Maze shuts down business, denies creating a cartel.Continue readingIranian hackers access US voter information, Phishers use Google Drive to force traffic into mal. sites, and more

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APT Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

Amazon terminates employees over data lake, Fragomen data breach exposes Google employee’s data, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 27th October 2020 (Evening Post): Threat actor responsible for stealing $24 million worth cryptocurrency assets of Harvest Finance, identified. NetWalker group gives the Enel Group 7 days to pay the ransom, get back 4.54 TB of stolen data.Continue readingAmazon terminates employees over data lake, Fragomen data breach exposes Google employee’s data, and more

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Adware APT Blackmail Botnet Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Deepfake Emotet Hacking Malware Misinformation Phishing Ransomware Scam Vulnerability Zero-day

Microsoft kills Internet Explorer for new Edge browser, Deepfake Bots on Telegram display nudity, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 27th October 2020 (Morning Post): WastedLocker ransomware hits ski resort operator Boyne Resorts, impacts company wide reservation systems. After Haldiram’s was targeted in a vicious ransomware attack last month, office of Mithaas sweets, Noida suffered a similar attack.Continue readingMicrosoft kills Internet Explorer for new Edge browser, Deepfake Bots on Telegram display nudity, and more