Cybersecurity News


Google Chrome 87 Closes High-Severity ‘NAT Slipstreaming’ Hole

Google Chrome 87 Closes High-Severity ‘NAT Slipstreaming’ Hole Overall Google's Chrome 87 release fixed 33 security vulnerabilities.
18 November 2020

As Businesses Move to Multicloud Approach, Ransomware Follows

The average US company uses 16 cloud services, but only a third of IT professional believe their security measures have kept up with the change.
18 November 2020

Cisco Webex bugs allow attackers to join meetings as ghost users

Attackers can join Webex meetings as ghost users, and even remain inside rooms after getting kicked.
18 November 2020

Liquid crypto-exchange says hacker accessed internal network, stole user data

Liquid admins said the intrusion was detected before any funds were stolen.
18 November 2020

Trump Fires Security Chief Christopher Krebs

President Trump on Tuesday fired his top election security official Christopher Krebs (no relation). The dismissal came via Twitter two weeks to the day after Trump lost an election he baselessly claims was stolen by widespread voting fraud.
18 November 2020

How to Identify Cobalt Strike on Your Network

How to Identify Cobalt Strike on Your Network Common antivirus systems frequently miss Cobalt Strike, a stealthy threat emulation toolkit admired by red teams and attackers alike.
18 November 2020

Researchers Say They've Developed Fastest Open Source IDS/IPS

With a five-processor core, "Pigasus" delivers the same performance as a system with between 100 and 700 cores, according to a team from Carnegie Mellon University's CyLab.
18 November 2020

Firing of CISA Chief Christopher Krebs Widely Condemned

Firing of CISA Chief Christopher Krebs Widely Condemned President Trump fired US cybersecurity chief over Twitter Tuesday, an act widely condemned within the cybersecurity community.
18 November 2020

The worst passwords of 2020 show we are just as lazy about security as ever

Can’t we do any better than “123456”?
18 November 2020

Amazon Web Services’ new Network Firewall solution rolls out

The firewall solution is aimed at securing virtual networks and AWS workloads.
18 November 2020

Hacking group exploits ZeroLogon in automotive, industrial attack wave

A massive campaign is underway around the globe, with automotive, pharmaceutical and engineering entities top targets.
18 November 2020

Capcom confirms Ragnar Locker ransomware attack, data exposure

Customer, employee, and shareholder information is potentially embroiled in the leak.
18 November 2020

Chaes malware strikes customers of Latin America’s largest e-commerce platform

The new malware strain is being deployed in attacks against MercadoLivre users.
18 November 2020

Trump fires CISA Director Chris Krebs

Trump fires the CISA Director over a recent statement calling the recent presidential election the most secure in US history.
17 November 2020

Trump fires CISA boss Chris Krebs

Rumors that President Trump was planning to fire CISA's top official started circulating last week after the White House discovered that CISA officials have been debunking "election fraud" rumors often started by the President.
17 November 2020

Nearly Two Dozen AWS APIs Are Vulnerable to Abuse

Attackers can conduct identity reconnaissance against an organization at leisure without being detected, Palo Alto Networks says.
17 November 2020

EFF, Security Experts Condemn Politicization of Election Security

Open letter, signed by high-profile security professionals and organizations, urges White House to "reverse course and support election security."
17 November 2020

Ransomware attack forces web hosting provider Managed.com to take servers offline

Ransomware attack on Managed.com appears to have taken place on Monday, November 16.
17 November 2020

Multiple Industrial Control System Vendors Warn of Critical Bugs

Multiple Industrial Control System Vendors Warn of Critical Bugs Four industrial control system vendors each announced vulnerabilities that ranged from critical to high-severity.
17 November 2020

Defining Security Policies to Manage Remote Insider Threats

Defining Security Policies to Manage Remote Insider Threats This is the time to define the new normal; having well-defined policies in place will help businesses maintain its security posture while bolstering the security of the ever-increasing work-from-home population.
17 November 2020