Cybersecurity News


Pwnie Awards 2020 winners include Zerologon, CurveBall, Checkm8, BraveStarr attacks

The cybersecurity community voted for the best bugs and vulnerabilities discovered over the past year.
10 December 2020

Poll: Endpoint Agita

What are your most significant endpoint security concerns?
10 December 2020

PLEASE_READ_ME Ransomware Attacks 85K MySQL Servers

PLEASE_READ_ME Ransomware Attacks 85K MySQL Servers Ransomware actors behind the attack have breached at least 85,000 MySQL servers, and are currently selling at least compromised 250,000 databases.
10 December 2020

Critical Cisco Jabber Bug Gets Updated Fix

Critical Cisco Jabber Bug Gets Updated Fix A series of bugs, patched in September, still allow remote code execution by attackers.
10 December 2020

85,000 MySQL Servers Hit in Active Ransomware Campaign

Attackers pressure victims into paying ransom by publishing and offering for sale data stolen in a campaign that dates back to January.
10 December 2020

Cyber Monday is Every Monday: Securing the ‘New Normal’

Cyber Monday is Every Monday: Securing the ‘New Normal’ From eCommerce threats, to security concerns in connected speakers, Fortinet researchers discuss the top evolving threats of 2020, heading into the new year.
10 December 2020

The Line Between Physical Security & Cybersecurity Blurs as World Gets More Digital

Security teams are being challenged by the connected nature of IP devices, and preventing them from being compromised by cybercriminals has become an essential part of keeping people and property safe.
10 December 2020

Romania to host the EU's new cybersecurity research hub

Romania's capital, Bucharest, was selected as host for the EU's future cybersecurity research hub.
10 December 2020

Google Shares Cloud Security Tips

Anton Chuvakin, head of solution strategy at Google Cloud Security, discusses common cloud security hurdles and how to get over them.
10 December 2020

Misery of Ransomware Hits Hospitals the Hardest

Misery of Ransomware Hits Hospitals the Hardest Ransomware attacks targeting hospitals have exacted a human cost as well as financial.
10 December 2020

Proof-of-concept exploit code published for new Kerberos Bronze Bit attack

The Kerberos Bronze Bit attack can allow intruders to bypass authentication and access sensitive network services.
10 December 2020

Critical Steam Flaws Could Let Gamers to Crash Opponents’ Computers

Critical Steam Flaws Could Let Gamers to Crash Opponents’ Computers Valve fixed critical bugs in its Steam gaming client, which is a platform for popular video games like Counter Strike: Global Offensive, Dota2 and Half Life.
10 December 2020

Cybersecurity Advent calendar: Tips for buying gifts and not receiving coal

While shopping for the perfect presents, be on the lookout for naughty cybercriminals trying to ruin your Christmas cheer by tricking you out of both gifts and money

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10 December 2020

Operation StealthyTrident: corporate software under attack

LuckyMouse, TA428, HyperBro, Tmanger and ShadowPad linked in Mongolian supply-chain attack

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10 December 2020

njRAT Trojan operators are now using Pastebin as alternative to central command server

Avoiding C2 infrastructure could help hackers avoid detection.
10 December 2020

Remote code execution vulnerability uncovered in Starbucks mobile platform

The researcher’s report revealed multiple endpoints vulnerable to the same flaw.
10 December 2020

Hackers are selling more than 85,000 SQL databases on a dark web portal

Hackers break into databases, steal their content, hold it for ransom for 9 days, and then sell to the highest bidder if the DB owner doesn't want to pay the ransom demand.
09 December 2020

Researcher Developed New Kernel-Level Exploits for Old Vulns in Windows

Problem has to do with a print driver component found in all versions of Windows going back to Windows 7, security researcher from Singular Security Lab says at Black Hat Europe 2020.
09 December 2020

Adobe to block Flash content from running on January 12, 2021

Adobe releases final Flash update with stronger language asking users to uninstall the app before its EOL.
09 December 2020

Ransomware Makes Up Half of All Major Incidents

Misconfigurations and lack of visibility allow attackers to compromise networks and monetize their intrusions, according to CrowdStrike's analysis of about 200 incidents.
09 December 2020