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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

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Breach CVE Cyber Security Ransomware Scam Vulnerability

More than 100K brute-force attacks target Windows, OneClass exposes 1M students’ data, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 30th June 2020 (Evening Post): Hackers target Roblox gaming platform accounts in support of Donal Trump’s re-election. Unpatched Wi-Fi extender exposes domestic networks to remote control. Vulnerabilities in device drivers facilitate attacks on ATMs, PoS systems.Continue readingMore than 100K brute-force attacks target Windows, OneClass exposes 1M students’ data, and more

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Breach Cryptojacking CVE Cyber Security DDoS Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Spearphishing Vulnerability

Hackers sent explicit messages to breached list of students, Hidden Web Skimmers used to target ecommerce sites, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 29th June 2020 (Evening Post): Attackers hack E27, asks for donation in exchange for details about vulnerabilities. Maine Information and Analysis Center suffers data breach, leaks data. Evil Corp stopped from spreading ransomware, preventing attack on 30 major firms.Continue readingHackers sent explicit messages to breached list of students, Hidden Web Skimmers used to target ecommerce sites, and more

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Breach Bug COVID cryptominers Cyber Security Hacking Malware Phishing Scam Vulnerability

Phishing scam hijacks Facebook accounts, LG Electronics allegedly hit by Maze ransomware attack, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 26th June 2020 (Evening Post): Golang Worm Widens Scope to Windows. Hackers hide credit card stealing scripts in favicon EXIF data. LG Electronics allegedly hit by Maze ransomware attack.Continue readingPhishing scam hijacks Facebook accounts, LG Electronics allegedly hit by Maze ransomware attack, and more

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Breach Cryptojacking Cyber Security DDoS Malware Ransomware Vulnerability

Phishing campaign collects corporate data, targets Office 365, NVIDIA patches high-severity flaws in Windows, Linux, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 25th June 2020 (Morning Post): Black Hat survey registers record levels of concerned security professionals regarding potential breaches. Self-propelling Lucifer malware targets Windows with DDoS, cryptojacking attacks.Continue readingPhishing campaign collects corporate data, targets Office 365, NVIDIA patches high-severity flaws in Windows, Linux, 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

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Breach CVE Cyber Security Malware Ransomware Vulnerability

Hacker arrested for selling PII, Shlayer Mac malware spreads through poisoned Google search results, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 22nd June 2020 (Evening Post): Hackers hide malicious payloads in fake Windows error logs. New malware masquerades as a hack to get the premium Discord Nitro services. Cisco Webex Meetings flaw allows hackers to impersonate users.Continue readingHacker arrested for selling PII, Shlayer Mac malware spreads through poisoned Google search results, and more

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Breach CVE Cyber Security Malware Phishing RAT Trojan Vulnerability

Office 365 phishing uses Oxford servers, Wells Fargo phishing campaign sends calendar invites, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 19th June 2020 (Evening Post): Dark Web forums understaffed, several forums on hiring spree. Google removes 106 malicious Chrome extensions. IcedID Banker trojan returns, clasps steganography. Drupal patches code execution flaw.Continue readingOffice 365 phishing uses Oxford servers, Wells Fargo phishing campaign sends calendar invites, and more

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Breach Cyber Security Malware Phishing Ransomware Vulnerability

115,000 DeviceLock data put up for sale, Variant of Shlayer Mac OSX malware spotted in the wild, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 18th June 2020 (Morning Post): North Korean Operation In(ter)ception campaign attacks motivated by cyber-espionage and financial theft. GitHub breach gives way to unauthorized access of KIPP SoCal student data, parents have been informed.Continue reading115,000 DeviceLock data put up for sale, Variant of Shlayer Mac OSX malware spotted in the wild, and more