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APT Breach Brute-force Data leak Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Spam Vulnerability

Ryuk targets US court with the Conti strain, Zoom adds and extra layer of security: 2FA, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 14th September 2020 (Morning Post): 3.4 million patient data breached in Blackbaud ransomware incident, states interim report. New Twitter phishing scam steals login credentials of unsuspecting users. Development Bank of Seychelles hit by ransomware attack.Continue readingRyuk targets US court with the Conti strain, Zoom adds and extra layer of security: 2FA, 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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Breach Brute-force Data leak Hacking Malware Maze Misinformation Ransomware RCE Scam Vulnerability

State-backed hackers target 2020 US elections, 100,000 Razer fans’ sensitive data exposed, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 11th September 2020 (Morning Post): Telehealth applications and services broaden the attack surface, more actors target such apps. Twitter to remove misleading election tweets, gets on Trump’s bad side. SoftServe hit by ransomware attack, exploits Windows customization tool.Continue readingState-backed hackers target 2020 US elections, 100,000 Razer fans’ sensitive data exposed, and more

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APT Counterfeit DDoS Hacking Malware Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

PM Narendra Modi’s Twitter account hacked, Actors lure single adults in online romance scams, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 3rd September 2020 (Evening Post): Ex-IT director jailed for two years for selling government’s Cisco gear on eBay. New global DDoS-related extortion campaign targets businesses, demands ransom. Cisco Jabber bug allows hackers to target Windows systems remotely.Continue readingPM Narendra Modi’s Twitter account hacked, Actors lure single adults in online romance scams, and more

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APT BEC Botnet Breach cryptominers CVE Cyber Security Cybersquatting Data leak Emotet Hacking Malware Misinformation Phishing Ransomware RAT RCE Scam Spam Spying Spyware Trojan Vulnerability

$5 million lawsuit filed against Morgan Stanley, Chinese hackers targets Europe, Tibet with Sepulcher, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 3rd September 2020 (Morning Post): Threat actors break into Russian cancer center patients’ database, demands a ransom. Google Play deletes six apps infecting users with Joker malware a.k.a. Bread. Microsoft reports new malware Anubis targeting Windows users.Continue reading$5 million lawsuit filed against Morgan Stanley, Chinese hackers targets Europe, Tibet with Sepulcher, and more

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Adware BEC Bug CVE Cyber Security Cybersquatting Phishing Ransomware RAT RCE Scam Skimming Spam Trojan Vulnerability Zero-day

Facebook, Twitter suspends Russian propaganda accounts, Russia’s IRA discusses QAnon on Facebook, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 2nd September 2020 (Morning Post): Russian engineer, Pavel Zhovner, raised $5 million for Tamagotchi for Flipper Zero hackers. Cybercriminals launch new scams targeting global brand domain names. Magecart credit-card skimmer adds Telegram as C2 channel.Continue readingFacebook, Twitter suspends Russian propaganda accounts, Russia’s IRA discusses QAnon on Facebook, and more

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Adware APT BEC Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Phishing Ransomware RCE Scam Skimming Vulnerability

Samsung leaks details of 980 Pro NVMe SSD, Paytm Mall suffers data breach, actors demand ransom, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 1st September 2020 (Evening Post): Hackers sell compromised Fortnite accounts on underground forums, earning millions every year. Iranian hacking group Pioneer Kitten sells access to stolen corporate networks. Apple accidentally approves Mac Shlayer malware. Continue readingSamsung leaks details of 980 Pro NVMe SSD, Paytm Mall suffers data breach, actors demand ransom, and more

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APT BEC Botnet Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Espionage Hacking Malware Maze Ransomware Scam Spam Spyware Vulnerability

FASTCash 2.0 campaign, ongoing bank-theft by BeagleBoyz, Empire Markets scam steals $30m BTC, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 27th August 2020 (Morning Post): GitHub developer errors cause leak of 150,000 to 200,000 patient health records stored in Microsoft, Google apps. 3000 bots on Twitter that propagated pro-Chinese political spam taken down.Continue readingFASTCash 2.0 campaign, ongoing bank-theft by BeagleBoyz, Empire Markets scam steals $30m BTC, and more

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Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Hoa Sen Group Malware Maze Phishing Ransomware Scam Trojan Typosquatting Vishing Vulnerability

Russian media reports fake domains selling COVID vaccine, Freepik data breach affects 8.3m users, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 24th August 2020 (Morning Post): US DHS warns election officials of typosquatting websites that impersonate state election domains. CCP Unmasked leaks internal files of Chinese social media monitoring firms. Remote workforce threatened by vishing campaign.Continue readingRussian media reports fake domains selling COVID vaccine, Freepik data breach affects 8.3m users, and more

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

Experian suffers data breach impacts 24m customers, Lucifer DDoS malware targets Linux systems, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 20th August 2020 (Morning Post): Data scraped from Instagram, TikTok and YouTube exposes 235 million social media profiles. Maze ransomware crew claims to have hacked SK hynix, leaks 5% of stolen files. Spotify fails to renew certificate, faces outage.Continue readingExperian suffers data breach impacts 24m customers, Lucifer DDoS malware targets Linux systems, and more