Cybersecurity News


Best Practices for Managing a Remote SOC

Experts share what it takes to get your security analysts effectively countering threats from their home offices.
01 May 2020

Microsoft Teams Impersonation Attacks Flood Inboxes

Microsoft Teams Impersonation Attacks Flood Inboxes Two separate attacks have targeted as many as 50,000 different Teams users, with the goal of phishing Office 365 logins.
01 May 2020

Week in security with Tony Anscombe

ESET's new Threat Report is out – Another deep dive into Latin American banking trojans – More coronavirus-themed scams

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01 May 2020

Apple Makes It Easier to Unlock iPhone While Wearing a Mask

The beta release of iOS 13.5 brings an updated FaceID so that users wearing masks can bypass facial recognition and unlock their phone with a code.
01 May 2020

New Firefox service will generate unique email aliases to enter in online forms

Firefox Private Relay add-on to help users safeguard their email addresses from spammers.
01 May 2020

Industrial Networks' Newest Threat: Remote Users

We know remote working isn't going away anytime soon, so it's crucial we be extra vigilant about security for industrial networks and critical infrastructure.
01 May 2020

TrickBot Attack Exploits COVID-19 Fears with DocuSign-Themed Ploy

TrickBot Attack Exploits COVID-19 Fears with DocuSign-Themed Ploy Threat actors are spreading the tricky trojan through fake messages in another opportunistic COVID-19-related campaign, said IBM X-Force.
01 May 2020

Oracle warns of attacks against recently patched WebLogic security bug

Oracle patched the bug last month but attacks began after proof-of-concept code was published on GitHub.
01 May 2020

SaltStack Salt critical bugs allow data center, cloud server hijacking as root

Researchers expect the vulnerabilities to be exploited in the wild within days.
01 May 2020

Ninja Forms WordPress bug exposed over a million users to XSS attacks, website hijacking

The severe XSS vulnerability permitted site takeover and visitor browser redirection to malicious websites.
01 May 2020

It’s no time to let your guard down as coronavirus fraud remains a threat

Scammers rehash old campaigns, create credit card-stealing websites and repurpose information channels to milk the COVID-19 crisis for all it's worth

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01 May 2020

Dreambot malware operation goes silent

Dreambot backend servers have gone down and no new samples have been spotted for weeks.
01 May 2020

DHS CISA to provide DoH and DoT servers for government use

Until official servers are available, government agencies told to disable DoH (DNS-over-HTTPS) and DoT (DNS-over-TLS) on their networks.
30 April 2020

Microsoft's Records Management Tool Aims to Simplify Data Governance

Microsoft's Records Management Tool Aims to Simplify Data Governance Records Management is intended to help businesses manage security and data governance as more struggle to handle increased amounts of data and regulatory requirements.
30 April 2020

Ransomware mentioned in 1,000+ SEC filings over the past year

A growing number of public companies have started listing ransomware as a forward-looking risk factor in their SEC documents.
30 April 2020

Researchers Find Baby Banking Trojan, Watch It Grow

EventBot is an Android information stealer on its way to becoming a very capable piece of malware.
30 April 2020

Microsoft Sway Abused in Office 365 Phishing Attack

Microsoft Sway Abused in Office 365 Phishing Attack The "PerSwaysion" attackers have leveraged a plethora of Microsoft services to compromise at least 150 executives in a highly targeted phishing campaign.
30 April 2020

Salt Bugs Allow Full RCE as Root on Cloud Servers

Salt Bugs Allow Full RCE as Root on Cloud Servers Researchers say the bugs are easy to exploit and will likely be weaponized within a day.
30 April 2020

Healthcare Targeted By More Attacks But Less Sophistication

An increase in attacks targeting healthcare organizations suggests that perhaps new cybercriminals are getting into the game.
30 April 2020

Building for Billions: Addressing Security Concerns for Platforms at Scale

Building for Billions: Addressing Security Concerns for Platforms at Scale Lessons from Facebook and Google show how to safely scale your environment for security.
30 April 2020