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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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APT Breach CVE Cyber Security Malware Phishing Spyware Vulnerability

Fake Valorant game scams gamers, Major attack on Israeli Water systems avoided, Retasked Valak steals data, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 29th May 2020 (Morning Post): Fake Arogya Setu app infects devices with spyware. Russia-linked APT group exploits flaw in EXIM. Iran-linked Charming Kitten targeted WHO: says Google. Continue readingFake Valorant game scams gamers, Major attack on Israeli Water systems avoided, Retasked Valak steals data, and more

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Botnet Breach Cyber Security Malware Phishing Ransomware SIM swapping Spearphishing Vulnerability

Indian hack-for-hire firms masquerade as WHO, Bank of America breached, Truecaller denies data leak, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 28th May 2020 (Morning Post): Cryptocurrency investor sues high school student for crypto heist. DoubleGun builds botnet, infects several Windows devices. Email scam impersonates FedEx, UPS, drops Dridex on machines.Continue readingIndian hack-for-hire firms masquerade as WHO, Bank of America breached, Truecaller denies data leak, and more

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Breach CVE Cyber Security Malware Phishing Ransomware RAT Trojan Vulnerability

Ransomware attacks target ExecuPharm, Zaha Hadid Architects, COVID-themed phishing impersonates FedEx, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 27th April 2020: Trojan malware Asnarök attacks Sophos firewall. Plugin bug allows hackers to create rogue admin accounts on WordPress. In separate ransomware attacks, Zaha Hadid Architects, biopharmaceutical firm ExecuPharm and ‘smart’ parking meter vendor were targeted.Continue readingRansomware attacks target ExecuPharm, Zaha Hadid Architects, COVID-themed phishing impersonates FedEx, and more

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APT Botnet Breach Cyber Security Malware Phishing Ransomware Vulnerability

25,000 NIH, WHO email addresses dumped online, Phishing attack targets Skype, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 23rd April 2020: Fraudsters trick British Equity Firms to transfer $1.3 million. Sodinokibi ransomware targets SeaChange next. Google TAG identifies APTs using COVID-19 as a cover for their espionage activities. Hackers target Danish Agro’s systems.Continue reading25,000 NIH, WHO email addresses dumped online, Phishing attack targets Skype, and more

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APT Botnet Breach Cyber Security DDoS Malware MiTM Phishing Ransomware RCE Vulnerability

More gaming companies targeted, Sextortion spam mails demand $800 in BTC, US relief funds leak data, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 22nd April 2020: Suspicious domains impersonate and target Netflix, Disney+. Fitness app Kinomap leaks 42 million records of users. Phishing attacks use fast food lures to target government employees. Hackers breach 60 ad servers, add malicious advertisements.Continue readingMore gaming companies targeted, Sextortion spam mails demand $800 in BTC, US relief funds leak data, and more

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APT Breach Cyber Security DDoS Emotet Malware Phishing Ransomware RAT Spearphishing Trojan Vulnerability

NameCheap facilitates fake domains, Crimson RAT targets Indian Financial sector, Spearphishing spreads LokiBot, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 3rd April 2020: Domain names are leveraged to lure victims in the name of Coronavirus, NameCheap hosts one such domain. Hacking forum OGUsers gets hacked again. Self-replicating Emotet infects Microsoft client’s entire network. Researcher hacks iOS, macOS camera vulnerabilities, Apple awards $75,000.Continue readingNameCheap facilitates fake domains, Crimson RAT targets Indian Financial sector, Spearphishing spreads LokiBot, and more

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APT Breach Malware Ransomware RAT RCE TrickBot Vulnerability

Stealthier Astaroth, TrickMo bypasses 2FA, Espionage targets WHO, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 24th March 2020: A new, stealthier Astaroth strikes Windows 10. COVID-19 cyberattacks against WHO spikes. 56 Google Play Store apps infected with malicious software. Kaspersky detects new APT campaign. TrickBot malware operators release TickMo to bypass 2FA. Azure applications can be weaponized against Microsoft365.Continue readingStealthier Astaroth, TrickMo bypasses 2FA, Espionage targets WHO, and more

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Breach CVE Malware Phishing Ransomware Trojan Vulnerability

GE data breach, Coronavirus phishing, Vulnerable LILIN, Tesla, Windows, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 23rd March 2020: PII of GE employees exposed. Hackers spread malware through Coronavirus safety app, gains Contacts access to infect more. Coronavirus phishing spreads Netwalker ransomware. Tesla central touchscreen exposed to DoS attacks. Botnet operators exploit vulnerabilities in LILIN DVRs.Continue readingGE data breach, Coronavirus phishing, Vulnerable LILIN, Tesla, Windows, and more

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Breach Malware Phishing Ransomware

Ransomware hits Finastra, Extortion emails threaten to spread SARS-CoV-2, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 20th March 2020: Russia-linked cybercriminals’ recent attacks involve legitimate tools to avoid detection. Finastra staff detects potentially anomalous activity. FBI warns of phishing emails impersonating the govt. Scammers attempt to capitalize on coronavirus fear through extortion mails.Continue readingRansomware hits Finastra, Extortion emails threaten to spread SARS-CoV-2, and more