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Elusive ToddyCat APT Targets Microsoft Exchange Servers

Elusive ToddyCat APT Targets Microsoft Exchange Servers The threat actor targets institutions and companies in Europe and Asia.
22 June 2022

How Microsoft's AI spots ransomware attacks before they even get started

Microsoft is targeting human-operated ransomware operations.
22 June 2022

Modern IT Security Teams’ Inevitable Need for Advanced Vulnerability Management

Modern IT Security Teams’ Inevitable Need for Advanced Vulnerability Management Traditional vulnerability management programs are outdated, with little to no innovation in the last two decades. Today's dynamic IT environment demands an advanced vulnerability management program to deal with the complex attack surface and curb security risks.
21 June 2022

Kazakh Govt. Used Spyware Against Protesters

Kazakh Govt. Used Spyware Against Protesters Researchers have discovered that a Kazakhstan government entity deployed sophisticated Italian spyware within its borders.
21 June 2022

Office 365 Config Loophole Opens OneDrive, SharePoint Data to Ransomware Attack

Office 365 Config Loophole Opens OneDrive, SharePoint Data to Ransomware Attack A reported a "potentially dangerous piece of functionality" allows an attacker to launch an attack on cloud infrastructure and ransom files stored in SharePoint and OneDrive.
21 June 2022

Magecart attacks are still around. And they are becoming more stealthy

They might not be the hottest topics in the cybersecurity realm anymore, but they are still a problem.
21 June 2022

Voicemail Scam Steals Microsoft Credentials

Voicemail Scam Steals Microsoft Credentials Attackers are targeting a number of key vertical markets in the U.S. with the active campaign, which impersonates the organization and Microsoft to lift Office365 and Outlook log-in details.
21 June 2022

Phishing awareness training: Help your employees avoid the hook

Educating employees about how to spot phishing attacks can strike a much-needed blow for network defenders

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21 June 2022

1.5 million customers impacted by Flagstar Bank data breach

The security incident occurred in December 2021.
21 June 2022

Why Paper Receipts are Money at the Drive-Thru

Check out the handmade sign posted to the front door of a shuttered Jimmy John's sandwich chain shop in Missouri last week. See if you can tell from the store owner's message what happened.
20 June 2022

Crypto mixers: What are they and how are they used?

How crypto mixers, also known as crypto tumblers, are used to obscure the trail of digital money

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20 June 2022

How to spot malicious spam – Week in security with Tony Anscombe

As the risk of receiving a malware-laden email increases, take a moment to consider how to spot attacks involving malicious spam

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17 June 2022

China-linked APT Flew Under Radar for Decade

China-linked APT Flew Under Radar for Decade Evidence suggests that a just-discovered APT has been active since 2013.
17 June 2022

State-Sponsored Phishing Attack Targeted Israeli Military Officials

State-Sponsored Phishing Attack Targeted Israeli Military Officials Analysts have uncovered an Iran-linked APT sending malicious emails to top Israeli government officials.
16 June 2022

Ransomware Risk in Healthcare Endangers Patients

Ransomware Risk in Healthcare Endangers Patients Ryan Witt, Proofpoint's Healthcare Cybersecurity Leader, examines the impact of ransomware on patient care.
16 June 2022

Facebook Messenger Scam Duped Millions

Facebook Messenger Scam Duped Millions One well crafted phishing message sent via Facebook Messenger ensnared 10 million Facebook users and counting.
16 June 2022

How Emotet is changing tactics in response to Microsoft’s tightening of Office macro security

Emotet malware is back with ferocious vigor, according to ESET telemetry in the first four months of 2022. Will it survive the ever-tightening controls on macro-enabled documents?

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16 June 2022

DragonForce Gang Unleash Hacks Against Govt. of India

DragonForce Gang Unleash Hacks Against Govt. of India In response to a comment about the Prophet Mohammed, a hacktivist group in Malaysia has unleashed a wave of cyber attacks in India.
15 June 2022

Travel-related Cybercrime Takes Off as Industry Rebounds

Travel-related Cybercrime Takes Off as Industry Rebounds Upsurge in the tourism industry after the COVID-19 pandemic grabs the attention of cybercriminals to scam the tourists.
15 June 2022

In Cybersecurity, What You Can’t See Can Hurt You

In Cybersecurity, What You Can’t See Can Hurt You The dangers to SMBs and businesses of all sizes from cyberattacks are well known. But what’s driving these attacks, and what do cybersecurity stakeholders need to do that they’re not already doing?
15 June 2022