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APT Breach Data leak Doxxing Espionage Hacking Malware Ransomware Scam Stalkerware Vulnerability

Scammers masquerade as Moscow State Univ., Chinese hackers steal data from Spanish labs, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 18th September 2020 (Evening Post): Google’s awkward stalkerware typo said it was ok to spy spouse. Data breach affects thousands of patients and donors at Children’s Minnesota, Allina Health, Regions Hospital and Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare.Continue readingScammers masquerade as Moscow State Univ., Chinese hackers steal data from Spanish labs, and more

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Breach Bug CVE Cyber Security Ponzi scheme Scam Vulnerability

Misconfigured Elasticsearch leaks 882GB user data, Indian orgs. report highest cyberattacks after US, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 14th September 2020 (Evening Post): US citizen charged with running a diamond and cryptocurrency-based Ponzi scheme. Vulnerabilities expose thousands of MobileIron servers to remote attacks. Zerologon attack lets hackers take over enterprise networks.Continue readingMisconfigured Elasticsearch leaks 882GB user data, Indian orgs. report highest cyberattacks after US, 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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Breach Bug Cryptojacking CVE Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Malvertise Ransomware Scam Third-party breach Trojan Vulnerability

Blackbaud data breach affects Inova Health Systems, NexusGuard reports massive rise in DDoS campaigns, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 10th September 2020 (Morning Post): Hackers steal $5.4 million Slovakian cryptocurrency exchange ETERBASE. Fake alert scams target mobile networks and users, reports Sophos. Zeppelin ransomware adds a new trojan downloader to its arsenal.Continue readingBlackbaud data breach affects Inova Health Systems, NexusGuard reports massive rise in DDoS campaigns, and more

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ACE Breach Bug Cross-site Scripting CVE Cyber Security Data leak DDoS Emotet Ransomware RCE Scam Skimming Vulnerability Zero-day

Credit card skimmer Baka evades detection methods, Netwalker targets Pakistani power utility K-Electric, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 9th September 2020 (Morning Post): Russian government claims that USA, UK, Ukrainian DDoS attacks targeted voting in Russian Federation. France, Japan, and New Zealand warn of a surge in Emotet attacks. Adobe InDesign, Framemaker, and Experience Manager flaws fixed.Continue readingCredit card skimmer Baka evades detection methods, Netwalker targets Pakistani power utility K-Electric, and more

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Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak Defrag Ransomware Vulnerability

860K Webmaster users data leaked online and more

Major cybersecurity events on 8th September 2020 (Evening Post): DoppelPaymer ransomware targets Newcastle University, in response university took down its systems. New study by ImmuniWeb indicates that most cybersecurity companies leak sensitive data. Banco Estado shuts down, after ransomware attack.Continue reading860K Webmaster users data leaked online and more

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APT Botnet Breach Bug Cryptojacking Data leak Emotet Hacking Malware Ransomware RAT Scam Trojan Vulnerability Zero-day

Hackers steal 738 GB of Service NSW customer data, Netwalker demands $4M after attacking Argentinian govt., and more

Major cybersecurity events on 8th September 2020 (Morning Post): Chinese hacker group Winnti attacks five Russian developers of banking software and a construction company. Columbia University academics detect crypto bugs in 306 popular Android apps, unpatched. Continue readingHackers steal 738 GB of Service NSW customer data, Netwalker demands $4M after attacking Argentinian govt., and more

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APT Breach Bug Cyber Security Data leak Hacking Malware Phishing Ransomware Scam Skimming Trojan Vulnerability Zero-day

Hackers breach Warner Music Group websites, Criminals pilfer card data on Telegram through new skimming technique, and more

Major cybersecurity events on 7th September 2020 (Morning Post): Visa warns users of new e-skimmer dubbed Baka that exfiltrates payment card details, removes itself from memory. Ad scammers target TikTok’s #ForYou page. Zero-day vulnerability exploited to attack millions of WordPress sites.Continue readingHackers breach Warner Music Group websites, Criminals pilfer card data on Telegram through new skimming technique, 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