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Monday 29 June 2020

Data Breaches Digest - Week 27 2020

Welcome to this week's Data Breaches Digest, a catalogue of links concerning Data Breaches and Cyber Security that were published on the Internet during the period between 29th June and 5th July 2020.

5th July

1 in 4 retail businesses lost critical data – protect your business

5 dating apps caught leaking millions of user-sensitive data

Australian companies have been too ‘trusting’ of potential cyber threats, but that’s starting to change

Be vigilant of scams targeting vets, military

Beware of fake HMRC letters and emails offering refunds due to pandemic

Bitcoin Ransomware Attacks Are Growing at an Alarming Rate

Bitcoin sextortions: How and Why so many have fallen victim

Chinese and Iranian hackers tried to sabotage the Biden and Trump campaigns

Cooke County in Texas apparently hit by gang using REvil ransomware

Cyber attacks are on the rise, but you can protect yourself from hackers. Here’s how

Cyber War Took Dangerous Turn

Cybereason uncovers mobile malware targeting postal service app users

Dallas Healthcare Fraud Lawyer Explains Healthcare Fraud in the Age of a Pandemic

DXC Identifies Ransomware Attack on Part of Its Xchanging Environment

Hackers threatening to Steal your Data and Report you to GDPR

How can regional companies secure data through an endpoint data protection strategy

How criminals are stealing from South African bank accounts

Keeping Your Nonprofit's Systems Secure During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Mac ThiefQuest ransomware should be a reminder that no one is safe

Morrisons issue urgent warning over 'you are our winner' scam

Network up after hackers target police

New Mac ransomware is even more sinister than it appears

Over 100,000 cyber-attacks foiled in UAE last month, says TRA report

People rarely change passwords after data breach

Philippine SEC Warns Against Crypto Schemes

PoC exploits released for F5 BIG-IP vulnerabilities, patch now!

Protect yourself online

Punjab’s Covid survey app for ASHAs suffers outage, health dept suspects Chinese ransomware attack, then finds ‘tech glitch’

Schools urged to ensure students' security and privacy when conducting classes online

United Arab Emirates: Over 100,000 cyber-attacks foiled in June

When banks were robbed, not swindled

Yet Another Data Leak Flaw Revealed At OnePlus, It’s Hard To Fix

4th July

16 Facebook apps were caught red-handed by CanaryTrap tool

Beware scammers using peoples' fear of virus to con them

Cyberattackers put out details of some stolen NHAI files, probe on

Data Security Concerns are Prominent Among Indians: Unisys Security Index 2020

Facebook adds and continues: it shared your personal data again

Financial records, contract documents, employee information of NHAI leaked online by cyber criminals

FTC warning: If you get an email with this subject line, delete it

Hackers are trying to steal admin passwords from F5 BIG-IP devices

Hackers hijack Twitter account of Russia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, offer to sell stolen data

Here's how to protect your Mac computer from ransomware

Here's What You Need to Prepare Before Working From Home

How Do Data Laws Apply To Web Developers?

Key steps to protect healthcare data

Majority of people ‘struggle to spot which messages are scams’

Morrisons' issue urgent warning over 'you are our winner' scam which drains credit card accounts

Netflix viewers who ignore this latest scam warning will pay the price

Password Safety Reset: If You Do One Thing Do This — Creating A Safe, Strong Password

Personal Data of 250,000 People From 20 Countries Leaked by Bitcoin Scam

The Most Malicious Ransomwares Demanding Crypto to Watch Out For

Third batch of Toll documents leaked online after Windows ransomware attack

Three people in four struggle to spot common scams, with young Brits most at risk

Treasury: Ignore and delete unclaimed property text messages

University of Michigan: Leaked emails, passwords were from '3rd-party data breaches'

3rd July

3 Steps for Middle East Organizations to Enhance Cybersecurity Amid COVID-19 Spikes

5 Trends to Consider When Developing a Cybersecurity Awareness Training Program

25 more dangerous Android apps have been banned by Google - here’s the full list

500,000 BMW, Mercedes and Hyundai owners hit by massive data breach

A future with no passwords: How biometrics are taking over

A university that studies a cure for COVID-19 is attacked, the robbery amounts to a million dollars

As we move our lives online, ESET has us covered

Aspire News suffers from a data loss

Avaddon ransomware shows that Excel 4.0 macros are still effective

Avaddon Ransomware Still Using Excel 4.0 Macros

Brazilian Electric Power Company Extorted by REvil Ransomware Actors

Brazilian General Data Protection Law – Overview and Implications

Cambridgeshire crowned UK's 'data breach capital'

CCPA: “California residents are setting the bar very high for the rest of the US”

Child Identity Thief Receives 259 Months in Federal Prison after Running a $3.3 Million Scheme

CIOs put too much trust in TLS certificates

Cyber attacks amid Covid-19 pandemic hit all-time high

Cyber insurance still at a nascent stage in India

Cybersecurity Issues Most Small Businesses Face

Developing immunity: IT security in the era of remote working

Do You Know that You Can Prevent Hacker's Malware by Adjusting Screen Resolution?

Eleven ways to protect yourself against fraud

Facebook hoaxes back in the spotlight – what to tell your friends

Fighting COVID-19 fraud with a selfie

Fitness company data leak affects 99,000 customers, trainers — what to do

Fitness firm V Shred exposes 606 GB worth of sensitive customer data

Five key digital security tips for working from home in 2020

Global Dating App Users Exposed in Multiple Security Snafus

Going Beyond Awareness Training to Protect Mobile Devices from Phishing

Hit By A Payment Fraud? Here’s What You Need To Do

How digital transformation impacts mining cybersecurity

How Have I Been Pwned became the keeper of the internet’s biggest data breaches

How to stay safe on the Internet with increasing cyber attacks reported during COVID lockdown

HR and the 'cyber aware' workforce

K7 Computing’s Threat Lab increases focus on New Malware detection

Key steps to protect healthcare data

LinkedIn says iOS clipboard snooping after every key press is a bug, will fix

Mac users need to beware of new ransomware

Massive “V Shred” Data Breach Exposes More Than 99,000 Customers

Mixed In Key and Ableton Live macOS cracks being targeted by ransomware

Moose Remain Unaware of Lottery Privacy Breach

P.E.I. ransomware attack costs taxpayers more than $900K

New Zealand: A New Privacy Act - what now?

NZI notes spike in cyber risks alongside COVID-19

OnePlus Reveals Yet Another Data Leaking Flaw It's Had To Fix

Operators Behind Valak Malware Expand Malicious Campaign

Orkney: Second NHS data leak prompts call for ‘robust’ measures to be demonstrated

Orkney: Second NHS data leak to be fully investigated

Phishers cash in on the COVID-19 pandemic - how to avoid being reeled in

Ransomware attacks on MongoDB servers use GDPR to blackmail victims

Ransomware Targets Outdated Microsoft Excel Macros to Deploy Attacks

Returning to the workplace and the ongoing threat of phishing attacks

Scamwatch: Fancy a punt? Don't fall for a betting or sports investment scam

Schools already struggled with cybersecurity. Then came COVID-19

Secure DNS phishing campaign targeting WordPress and other hosting providers on the rise

Security Think Tank: Artificial intelligence will be no silver bullet for security

Taiwan fended off China's cyber attacks on eve of presidential inauguration

The Largest Cyber Attack of All Time Is Coming. And AI Could Help Stop It

The Remote Working “New Normal” May Be a Lot Less Secure

The rising significance of cybersecurity for logistics

The Worst Hacks and Breaches of 2020 So Far

This ransomware steals your data and threatens to report you for a GDPR violation

Top 3 Costly Ransomware Attacks in the First Half of 2020

Trojans, backdoors, and trojan droppers among most analyzed cyberthreats

Try2Cry ransomware tries to worm its way to other Windows systems

Twitter Exposed Data Belonging to Advertisers Through the Web App

Twitter Leaves Confidential Information Vulnerable - Again

Unemployment Insurance fraud scheme hits 9,000 victims in New York, more than 100 work at Greece schools

V Shred Exposes Pics and PII on 100,000 Customers

What is DLP? How data loss prevention software works and why you need it

What is malware and how dangerous is it?

What is smishing? How to protect against text message phishing scams

Why Cyber Resilience Is A Crucial Component Of This New Stay-At-Home World

Windows 10: Microsoft Defender ATP now rates your security configurations

World’s biggest database of stolen records nears 10B – check for your info

Xerox files allegedly stolen by Maze ransomware group

2nd July

4 barriers to teaching employees good cybersecurity habits — and how to overcome them

40% of security pros say half of cyberattacks bypass their Web Application Firewall (WAF)

133 million records for sale as fruits of data breach spree keep raining down

Adopting more tools doesn’t necessarily improve security response efforts

Analyzing the Biggest Security Threats in the World of Technology

Arizona Data Breaches Leaked 2.8 Million School Records Since 2005

As Feds Stall, States Work to Regulate Digital Privacy

AT&T Tracks 2,000% Spike in COVID-19 Cyber Threats

Australian Federal Police (AFP) freezes accounts suspected of defrauding coronavirus superannuation scheme

BMW customer database for sale on dark web

CISA Advises on Cybersecurity Strategies During the Pandemic

CISA's hit parade of malware aimed at federal agencies

City of Knoxville internal data published online after ransomware attack

Click and despair: remote workers come under cyber-attack

COVID-19 and Cybersecurity: Digital Exercises for Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises in Cambodia

COVID-19 Cyber Threats: 10 Tips To Protect Your Business Online

COVID-19 Phishing Threats Reinforce Need for Collaboration in Email Security

Customer data from fitness firm V Shred exposed on misconfigured cloud storage

Cybersecurity Is Vital for Businesses to Run Smoothly

Data breach at CNY Works career center may have exposed personal information of 56,000 clients

Data breaches hit millions of school records

El Dorado Police Department (EPD) hit with virus, back online now

EvilQuest Mac ransomware and keylogger found on torrent sites

Expert Recovers $4K From Shoddy Crypto Phishing Scam

Exploring the new normal for IT, post-coronavirus

Facebook admits to improperly sharing data with thousands of third-party app developers TWO YEARS after vowing to improve its protection of user information

Facebook shared data with 5,000 developers even after users stopped using apps' services

How to avoid tax-time phishing scams

How to build better backup and recovery to prepare for future challenges

How to identify common disaster fraud schemes during trying times

How virtual card numbers can help prevent credit card phishing scams

IBM study says more than half of Indian companies report data breach in last two years

Inside a ransomware attack: From the first breach to the ransom demand

Kaspersky shares checklist for SMBs on what to do before, during, after a ransomware attack

Key cybersecurity industry challenges in the next five years

Learn to configure Office 365 alerts and other security features

LeBron James among the 1st stars to have their stolen law firm files put up for auction

Lion attack puts spotlight on cyber security

Majority of workers are now cyberaware, but are still breaking the rules

Microsoft warns public of Covid-19-related cyberattacks

NetWalker ransomware group claims attack on Fort Worth transportation agency

New analysis of one billion leaked credentials reveals that most people reuse weak passwords

New Mac Ransomware Hidden in Pirated Software

New York Employment Nonprofit Client Data Potentially Exposed

Notorious criminal group hacks Fort Worth agency, holding data for ransom, experts say

NSA releases guidance on securing IPsec Virtual Private Networks

One of Florida’s largest orthopedic providers faces class-action lawsuit after data breach

Online scammers have just got personal

Organisations' ability to contain cyberattack declined 13% in past 5 years: IBM Study

Pirated Security Apps Are Being Used To Spread New Mac

Protecting Yourself From Financial Exploitation

Ransomware attackers pressure Knoxville by posting city data online

Ransomware Attackers Target Teleworkers to Boost Ransomware Payments

Ransomware targeting MongoDB databases threatens to report victims for GDPR breach

Remote Work Pushes Brute-Force Attacks Higher

Reputation risks: How cyberattacks affect consumer perception

Roblox accounts hacked with pro-Trump messages

Securing the New Normal: Future of Work

Security Think Tank: AI cyber attacks will be a step-change for criminals

Security threat: Now deliberations on Huawei, ZTE's future in India

SMS Warning: Don't Open Texts Saying Missed Delivery Package, It's a Trap

Sodinokibi gang begins dark web celebrity data auctions

South Africa: How will cybersecurity help your business comply with the POPI Act?

UCSF Hospital Paid $1.14M in Bitcoin After Ransomware Attack

US Schools and Colleges Have Leaked 24.5 Million Records Since 2005

Using deception to improve cyber resilience by turning the tables on attackers

WastedLocker Ransomware Targets US Newspaper Company

Websites of eight US cities poisoned by malware skimming the credit card details of residents

Xerox becomes latest Maze ransomware victim

You’ve Got Mailware: New FakeSpy malware targeting Royal Mail users

1st July

3 Authentication Myths to Avoid In Your Identity Management

A new ransomware for Mac appears in pirated apps

A New Ransomware Targeting Apple macOS Users Through Pirated Apps

AI could help solve the privacy problems it has created

All Lion breweries back up and running

Android security: This fake message about a missed delivery leads to data-stealing malware

Apps like TikTok still spy on your iPhone clipboard

Are businesses prepared for the 'return to work' security risks?

Arizona Attorney General warning residents about fraudulent unemployment claims

AT&T dragged to court, again, over SIM hijacking and cryptocurrency theft

Australia Recruits 500 Cyber Spies Amid Growing Tension With China

Avoid these scams when filing your taxes

BBC Publishes Screenshots Allegedly Depicting Ransomware Negotiations Between NetWalker and UCSF

Beer brewing once more for Lion

Bitcoin Demand Drives $1.4 Billion Ransomware Industry In The U.S.

Bitcoin Scammers Use Celebrity Names to Lure Victims

Brave New World: Nine Steps to Greater Cybersecurity That You’ve Been Putting Off

BSI issues advice on cyber security and data protection essentials for office return

CCPA Enforcement Begins Today

China’s insidious surveillance against Uyghurs with Android malware

Chinese Android spyware targets minority Muslim group

Chinese mobile surveillance of Uighurs more pervasive than previously thought, researchers say

Contact Centre Security in a Remote World

COVID-19 has spurred businesses to migrate security operations to the cloud

Credential stuffing: Everything you need to know to avoid being a victim

Cyber attacks keeping business leaders up at night, new research finds

Cyberattacks on Online Retailers: The Top 3 Threats Facing Companies Today

'Cyber criminals changing tactics to target residents'

Cyber harassment on the rise in Pakistan, report says

Cybersecurity 101 For SMBs And SOHOs

Cybersecurity response planning improving, but containing attacks remain an issue: IBM Security

Cybersecurity teams need to catch up in public cloud space

Cybersecurity Threats: Are Cryptocurrency Exchanges More Vulnerable than Banks?

Danish Agro 'almost back to normal' after April ransomware attack

Data of 1.29 million LimeRoad users breached, company denies claim

Data Loss Protection for the Hybrid Cloud

Did a Chinese hack kill Canada's greatest tech company?

Did a Cyber-Weapon Blow Up an Iranian Missile Factory - And Is This Cyber-War?

Dozens of US news sites hacked in WastedLocker ransomware attacks

Dubai: DPL 2020 - Three months to get control of your data

Email Sender Identity is Key to Solving the Phishing Crisis

EU data watchdog to ‘convince’ Commission to ban automated recognition tech

Even during pandemic, healthcare orgs successfully fending off attacks

Everything You Must Know About Common Venmo Scams

EvilQuest: Inside A 'New Class' of Mac Malware

EvilQuest Is A New Ransomware That Targets macOS Specifically

EvilQuest Ransomware Targeting Mac Users Through Pirated Apps

FakeSpy Android Malware Disguised as Postal Service Messages

FBI investigating cyberattack that led UCSF to pay $1.14 million in ransom

Fisher & Paykel attackers release second lot of company documents on dark web

Florida Orthopaedic Institute Notifies Consumers of Data Security Incident

Fraud and identity theft soar in Mexico in pandemic

Fraud Watch: Beware of scammers who claim to be contact tracing

FTC warns about scam emails offering money from a fake COVID-19 fund

Game hackers take advantage of ECQ to steal passwords

Getting Familiar With Cyber Insurance For First-Time Buyers

Governing Data in The Cloud

Guarding Against COVID-19 Fraud Schemes

Hackers obtain Covid-19 patient database in protest at treatment of Indian health workers

Hackers used ransomware to take over parts of UC San Francisco's network and extorted $1.14million in exchange for returning access to their files

Hackers wipe out business data of Surat trading firm

Hakbit ransomware campaign targeting specific European countries

Here's Why It's Dangerous to Pirate Mac Apps

How an unsecured OneClass database exposed students

How CISOs Can Reduce Cybersecurity Risks with Least Privilege Strategy

How do I select a SIEM solution for my business?

How Growing Businesses Should Tackle Cybersecurity Challenges

How has insurance changed to protect oil and gas from cyber-threats?

How This Startup Uncovered Chinese Hackers’ Plot To Target Indian Cyberspace

How to Avoid New MacOS Hack

How to Avoid the New 'EvilQuest' Mac Ransomware

How to check if your email has a security breach

How to protect your organization from coronavirus-related phishing attacks

IBM Study: Security Response Planning On The Rise, But Containing Attacks Remains An Issue

IBM study finds lack of global preparedness against cybersecurity attacks

Inadequate Security, Policies Led to LifeLabs Data Breach of 15M Patients

Insider cybersecurity incidents rise during Covid-19

Iran Regime’s Desperate Attempts to Demonize MEK: Forging Emails Accounts

Iranian Hackers Create New Angles for an Old Disinformation Campaign Against the MEK

Is online the new frontier in India-China skirmish?

Is your school's paper trail damaging your organisation?

Italian Garante Fines Bank 600,000 Euros for Pre-GDPR Data Breach

Latest 'EvilQuest' Mac ransomware found in pirated apps encrypts users files

Less than half of IT heads and CIOs in India believe firms are cyber resilient

LimeRoad Denies Data Leak Of 1.29 Million Customers

List of data breaches and cyber attacks in June 2020 – 7 billion records breached

Mac 'EvilQuest' ransomware can steal your data — what to do

Mac Users Beware - New Ransomware Targets Apple Computers

Macbook Users Beware: EvilQuest is Out There

Mainers with data exposed in crime center’s breach have little recourse

Make the Case for Security Spending

Massachusetts schools, colleges have leaked nearly 2 million records in 44 data breaches since 2005

Michigan Treasury warns residents of text message phishing scam

Microsoft releases emergency security update to fix two bugs in Windows codecs

Microsoft warns public of COVID-19-related cyberattacks

Most Brits willing to trade privacy for robust COVID-19 contact tracing efforts

Mumbai lockdown: Cybercriminals try to fleece citizens through power bills

Nasty Mac ransomware discovered: How to protect your MacBook

New Android Spyware Tools Emerge in Widespread Surveillance Campaign

New EvilQuest macOS ransomware is a smokescreen for other threats

New Mac Ransomware Discovered in Pirated Mac Apps

New Mac Ransomware Discovered Spreading Through Pirated Programs

New Mac Ransomware Is Even More Sinister Than It Appears

New Mac Ransomware Spreading Through Pirated Apps

New York’s SHIELD Act Is A Big Hurdle for Mobile App Developers

New Zealand introduces new and improved privacy reforms

NSA to release advisory on VPN security amid telework boom

One out of every 142 passwords is '123456'

Password thieves target at-home workers

Phishing emails targeting North Korea watchers grow increasingly sophisticated

Phishing links hidden inside calendar invite attachments

Platform as a Service Solutions Are Secure: Unless You Misconfigure Them

Protect Your Child From Cyber Risks: Be Wary Of In-App Purchases, Suspicious Links

Ransomware attack hits Florida orthopedic practice

Ransomware attacks are increasing, do you have an emergency plan in place?

Ransomware gangs are doing their homework before encrypting corporate data

Ransomware Gangs Don't Need PR Help

Ransomware targeting Mac customers was actually just recently found on gush internet sites

Ransomware targeting Mac users was recently discovered on torrent sites

Research finds Uighurs targeted by Chinese spyware as part of surveillance campaign

Russian Evil Corp Cybercrime Group Strikes Again

San Francisco University Is the Latest BTC Ransomware Victim

Save the list: Indian apps to replace the 59 banned Chinese ones

SC Product Reviews: Endpoint Security

Schools Already Struggled With Cybersecurity. Then Came Covid-19

Securing business productivity for the long term

Security Considerations for Retailers in the Post-COVID Era

Small businesses are losing thousands to scammers every financial year

Snake ransomware poses unique danger to industrial systems

South Africa: Be aware of port scam, warns Transnet

South Korea: State watchdog releases strengthened biometric verification model

Striking a balance: Fortifying all three sides of the information security triangle

Surge in unique clients reporting brute-force attack attempts

Taiwan hit by ransomware attacks 1.5 times more often than global average

Taking The Sting Out Of Data Breaches

The celebrities at risk of having their personal data stolen by ransomware gang revealed

The Challenge of Third-Party Compliance Management

The next cybersecurity headache: Employees know the rules but just don't care

The scam of the Coca-Cola fridge returns, another viral scam of WhatsApp

The world’s biggest stolen data archive is about to reach 10 billion personal records

Time to rethink business continuity and cyber security

Tips for SMBs: What to do before, during, and after a Ransomware Attack?

Top tricks used to scam older adults

UCSF pays $1M ransom to recover medical school data from hackers

UCSF Pays Hackers $1.14M to Recover Encrypted Data

UCSF pays hackers $1.1M to regain access to medical school servers

UK court shuts down scam cryptocurrency platform GPay Ltd, £1.5 million in client funds lost

University of California pays over $1M to ransomware gang

Vishing spikes as workforces go remote: 6 vishing prevention tips anyone can follow

Vulnerable drivers can enable crippling attacks against ATMs and POS systems

Watch Out For Fake Emails About A Fake COVID-19 Fund

What's New in the Fraud and Breach Protection Landscape?

What is a phishing attack: How to identify, steps to safeguard your data

Why hackers are using ISIS flags to disable people's Facebook accounts

Why identity and access management is critical to securing a remote workforce

With More Employees Working from Home, Security of Personal Devices Is Paramount

Woman falls victim to fake Airbnb site phishing fraud, says no ordinary rental scam

You Could Be Involved in Grays Harbor Community Hospital Ransomware/Data Breach Settlement

30th June

3 Ways to Take a Human-Centric Approach to Data Loss Prevention

3 Years After NotPetya, Many Organizations Still in Danger of Similar Attacks

4 Steps to Prevent Ransomware Attacks

5 Ways to Improve Cyber Security Within Your Charity

10 most dangerous cybersecurity risks in 2020

$200 Million Has Been Stolen From 5 Different Exchanges Through Spear-Phishing Attacks Since 2018

#COVID19 HMRC Phishing Scams Persist, Begin Targeting Passport Details

A Dark Web Data Broker Is Selling User Records Coming From 14 Companies

Amid border tensions with China, government bans 59 apps including TikTok, WeChat

Australia recruits 500 cyber spies as China tensions rise

Big cyber-security threat: Employees

Bitcoin scam exposes thousands to data breach

Breaches at scale – a look into BlueLeaks and protecting your data

Brute-force attacks feed on remote working vulnerabilities

Business giant Xerox allegedly suffers Maze Ransomware attack

Businesses Lack a Workable Ransomware Recovery Strategy

Clinic employee takes phishing bait, may have exposed 19,000 patients' info

Cloud services and remote healthcare create new exploitable attack surfaces

Code committee responds to 'influx' of significant breaches

Connectivity is a Necessary Risk, But Manufacturers Need to Remain Protected

Coronavirus: Bogus contact tracers target the vulnerable

Covid-19 HMRC SMS phishing scam targets passport details of self-employed

Criminals target Gumtree users during lockdown – here’s their latest big scam

Critical Capabilities in Modern Remote Endpoint Security

Cyber Security Breach Prevention Measures for Your Business

Cyber threats: 'Common', complex and at its worst in years

Cybersecurity: What Financial Advisors Need to Consider

Cybersecurity spending slumps - but swift recovery expected

Data breach reported for Merced County’s Medi-Cal managed healthcare plan

Data security matters more than ever in the new normal

Do we rely solely on tech for cyber problems?

Duncannon, Pennsylvania, Bolsters Cybersecurity After Ransomware Attack

Easy Ways to Avoid Cyber Threats during Corona Pandemic

Efficient Ways to Protect your Startup Against Cyberattacks

EvilQuest Mac Ransomware Has Keylogger, Crypto Wallet-Stealing Abilities

EvilQuest wiper uses ransomware cover to steal files from Macs

Expect cyber attacks on critical national infrastructure

Fake “DNS Update” emails targeting site owners and admins

Gallagher Australia on cybercriminals' tempting target

Game update online at half the price? Do not fall for it

GCube highlights growing cyber threat to renewable energy companies

Goa Police arrests two Rajasthan residents for allegedly defrauding a woman of Rs12.77 lakh

Google removes 25 Android apps caught stealing Facebook credentials

'Growing cyber threat' during coronavirus pandemic

Hackers ransom California university's academic data for Bitcoin

How COVID-19 Has Altered the Enterprise Cyberattack Landscape

How LoveBug changed the IT security landscape

IBM report: Security response improving - containing attacks, not so much

India Bans 59 Chinese Apps

Is your ICS being targeted? How to identify whether your organization is being lined-up for a Snake ransomware attack

Jim Feldkamp Discusses the Recent Cyber-Attack on Honda's Global Operations

Lockdown sees rise in brute force attacks of over 100,000 daily

National Highway Authority of India (NHAI) server attacked by malware, government says no data loss

New DIFC Law expected to bring enhanced governance and transparency obligations

New ‘EvilQuest’ Mac ransomware found in pirated apps encrypts users files

New EvilQuest ransomware discovered targeting macOS users

New South Wales to implement sector-wide cybersecurity strategy

New Zealand: Increased privacy regulation welcomed by Kiwis - especially when it comes to business

New Zealand: Privacy Act to roll out in December as Kiwis support stronger privacy laws

NIST: Cybercrime...It’s Worse Than We Thought

Promethium APT attacks surge, new Trojanized installers uncovered

Ransomware attack against 30 US companies blocked

Ransomware attack on NHAI email server; no data loss

Ransomware Attackers Targeting Nicki Minaj, Le Bron, and Mariah Carey

Ransomware grows without brake in recent years: it is already the world’s biggest computer threat

Ransomware vs. healthcare: How the pandemic added to a cyber crisis

Remote employees encounter 59 risky URLs per week

Roblox accounts hacked to support Donald Trump

Russian cybercriminal group targeting American remote workers

SAQ computers hacked, personal data of employees consulted

Securing OT environments in the energy and utilities sector

Securing The Future Of Telemedicine

Seller floods hacker forum with data stolen from 14 companies

SEON exposes the cybercrime problem the UK is currently facing

Simple and reliable network security for SMBs

Small businesses are losing thousands to scammers every financial year

Smartphone Apps Are Now a Weapon in International Disputes

South Africa’s Postbank Replaces 12 Million Bank Cards After Internal Security Breach Exposes Master Key

South African companies lack resilience to cyber threats

Stay-at-Home Orders Have Contributed to Spike in Ransomware Attacks

Survey Revealed That 50 Percent of People Keep Their Social Media Accounts Public And Open

The privacy paradox

The Reserve Trust Company - Notice Of Data Breach

The road to recovery

The Security Interviews: What CISOs can learn from Covid-19

Things you Can Do to Protect Yourself from Online Threats

This highly stealthy malware might infect your device without you ever knowing

Three Priorities For Defending Data In The Second Half Of 2020

Two Games among 59 apps of Chinese origin banned by Government of India (GOI): Gamers and industry professionals react

UC San Francisco med school pays $1.14 million to retrieve data from cyberattackers

UCSF pays $1 million ransom to recover medical school data from hackers

UnityPoint Health agrees to $2.8M settlement in 2018 data breach case

UnityPoint Health reaches proposed $2.8 million settlement in 2018 data breach case

University of California SF pays ransomware hackers $1.14 million to salvage research

Untrained and Malicious Users Lead Concerns among IT Professionals in the UK

US Cyber Command says foreign hackers will most likely exploit new PAN-OS security bug

US government agency warns of fresh Palo Alto VPN security flaw

Victim Count in Magellan Health Ransomware Incident Soars

Visa-Owned Fintech Startup Slammed With Class Action Lawsuit for Data Breach

Warning over ‘scam’ emails offering tax refund following coronavirus

Waterloo insurance firm reveals data breach, offers to cover credit monitoring for affected clients

What is charity cyber security?

What Is SOC2 Compliance & How Does It Affect Your Business?

What New Cybersecurity Legislation Doesn’t Include

Why prevention is key when it comes to the fraud risks posed by rapid digitisation

Your Credit Card is in Danger: The new Way to Steal Your Data

Your Employees Are Reusing Passwords – Find Out How Many

29th June

1 million students exposed in massive study-guide data leak

3 ways governments can address cybersecurity in the post-pandemic world

3 ways leaders can build a stronger security culture

6 things people should take care of while selling their old phones

10 health system malware, ransomware and phishing incidents this month

2020 sees rise in invoice and payment fraud BEC attacks

A hacker gang is wiping Lenovo NAS devices and asking for ransoms

Amid COVID-19 disruption, companies seek cybersecurity cover

Are Remote Work Devices Really Secure?

Are you following the top 10 software security best practices?

Attackers Targeted Dozens of U.S. Companies with WastedLocker

Australians lost over $14 million in crypto-related scams in 2019

Battling Cybercriminals on the 'Digital Frontline'

Benidorm arrest after phishing victim’s bank details used to acquire an expensive mobile that never arrived

Beware! Cyber criminals plotting to gush cyber-attacks across the Nations

Beware “secure DNS” scam targeting website owners and bloggers

Big-name Connecticut legal firm takes a hit from Sekhmet ransomware

BSI advice on cybersecurity and data protection essentials for office return

Calendar invites used to hide phishing links

California Privacy Law Update — CCPA Enforcement Begins July 1, 2020

Can Digital Signature Help with Cybersecurity?

CCPA Enforcement To Begin On Wednesday July 1, 2020 – Steps To Get Ready

Chinese Bank Forces Firms to Download Backdoored Software

Click2Gov breaches in eight cities attributed to Magecart hackers

Corporate cyber attacks in East Africa on the rise

Covid 19 and beyond: tackling remote working security challenges in the financial sector

COVID-19 Cybersecurity: Tech Tips to Keep Your Information Safe

Covid-19 is the ‘watershed moment’ to improve cyber insurance penetration

Criminals Exploit Pandemic with Brute-Force RDP Attacks

Cyber attack on National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) email server, no data loss

Cybercrime Accounted for Over a Quarter of All Crime in Singapore in 2019

Cybercrime Is On The Rise: How Communications Can Help State And City Governments

Cybercriminals have a new target: Your YouTube account

Cybersecurity experts 'under-equipped' to tackle Covid-19 remote working demands

Cybersecurity Threats: Issues And Technology Trends

Dark web fraud: How-to guides make cybercrime too easy

Data belonging to 1M students exposed by online study service OneClass

Data Breach Settlement Has an Unusual Provision

Declassified Report Reveals Multiple Systemic Failures Leading to 2016 Wikileaks Breach of CIA Hacking Tools

E-learning Platform Exposes Personal Information of Over 1 Million North American Students

Effective Cybersecurity in Hospitals During #COVID19 and Beyond

Encryption Holds the Key for Avoiding Fines from Data Privacy Violations

Event invitation phishing scheme usurps efficacy of Microsoft, Google and Wells Fargo

Expert witness: delivering evidence from the dark web when data breaches go to court

Flintshire Trading Standards warning over scam Sky internet calls

Free school dinner and other phishing emails

Fxmsp Hackers Behind AV Source Code Heist: Still Operating?

Gang uses DoppelPaymer ransomware to attack Mitsubishi Paper site in Germany

GDPR data breach notifications on the rise across Europe, study finds

Half of Internet Users Fall Victim to Cyber Attacks

Have Your Privacy Policies Kept Up with Your Digital Transformation?

How hackers extorted $1.14m from University of California, San Francisco

How Ransomware Threats and Regulatory Pressures are Driving Cyber (Re)insurance Sales

How to keep your communications truly private when everyone is remote

How to mitigate risks due to Cyber threats to optimise your insurance premium

How to Protect Yourself From Identity Theft, According to Experts

How to strengthen convenience store security

ID theft: Fake Google alerts are now delivering malware

India bans 59 Chinese apps, including TikTok, UC Browser, Weibo, and WeChat

India bans TikTok, dozens of other Chinese apps

India blocks Tiktok, Weibo, WeChat and 56 other Chinese apps for “threats to sovereignty and security”

Insiders remain a key threat to corporate cybersecurity in East Africa

Ireland’s GDPR report shows it’s yet to hold Big Tech accountable

Leader Of Russian Cybercrime Ring Pleads Guilty

LG Reportedly Attacked By Ransomware Maze Developers

Lion Believes the Beers Are Back on After Ransomware Attack

Malware Embedded in Tax Payment Software Required by Chinese Bank

Malware incidents decline 23 percent in 2019

Manx government department fined over data breach

Mitsubishi And LG Recent Victims Of Ransomware Attack

New Ransomware Tactics and Strains Emerge, Including Public Auctions of Stolen Data

No Trespassing: Facebook Sues for Data Scraping

North-East businesses advised to act as cyber attacks rise

Older generation urged to get safe online

One wrong click can lead to a different (and costly) type of virus

Online Learning Platform Exposes Data on One Million Students

Over 100k daily brute-force attacks on RDP in pandemic lockdown

Pandemic sparks surge in awareness of cyber risk in Canada

Phishing scams nearly tripled to 47500 URLs in 2019

Preparing For the CCPA Enforcement Deadline

Privacy commissioners say LifeLabs failed to protect heath information of millions

Ransomware: Attacks that start with phishing emails are suddenly back in fashion again

Ransomware attacks National Highway Authority of India (NHAI) email server, no data loss reported

Ransomware Issues Could Get A Lot Worse For Businesses

RDP password attacks increase since COVID-19 onset

Reducing The Security Risks Of Open Banking

Remote access at risk: Pandemic pulls more cyber‑crooks into the brute‑forcing game

Researchers Find New Calendar-Based Phishing Campaign

Researchers Say Ransomware Attacks on the Rise as More People Work From Home

REvil Ransomware Gang Adds Auction Feature for Stolen Data

Remote workers are increasingly exposed to risky content online

Roblox accounts being hacked in support of Trump reelection

Russian hacker group Evil Corp has successfully breached 31 major American corporations with new ransomware attack that targets employees working from home during COVID-19 pandemic

Russian leader of Infraud stolen ID, credit card ring pleads guilty

Scammers preying on people during pandemic

Six data security tips for enterprises

Sodinokibi Ransomware Attacks: Symantec Research Findings

State Bank of India (SBI) customer warning! 2 million users may be at risk of phishing attacks in these cities

State Police investigating data breach affecting Maine's law enforcement agencies

Subex expert on the cyberthreats facing manufacturers

Surge in encrypted malware prompts warning about detection strategies

Surviving a Pandemic in an Era of Cybercrime

Tackling the rise of COVID-19 fraud with selfies

Targeted Attacks On Industrial Companies Using Snake Ransomware

Tax software used by Chinese bank clients installs GoldenSpy backdoor

Test your cyber plan 'like it's a smoke alarm'

The Impact of Disruptive Technologies on Healthcare

The pandemic is a racecourse for many a Trojan horse

The security considerations of remote working

The University Of California Pays $1 Million Ransom Following Cyber Attack

These Cybersecurity Trends Could Get a Boost in 2020

This Instagram Copyright Infringement Notice is a Phishing Scam

Top 5 Myths About SMB Security

Top 10 riskiest IoT devices for enterprises, according to Forescout

Top 10 Ways to Keep your Business Safe from Cyber Threats

Transacting Transparently Using APIs: The Importance of Trust

Tusla fined €40000 in second GDPR breach

Twitter Admits Business Data Breach For Some Users and Conveys Apologies

Twitter's Security Blunder: More Dangerous Than You Think

UC San Francisco pays $1.14M to hackers following ransomware attack

UCSF Pays $1 Million To Get Stolen Data Back

UCSF Pays $1.14M to NetWalker Hackers After Ransomware Attack

UnityPoint Health Reaches $2.8M Settlement Over 2018 Data Breach

UnityPoint Health to pay $2.8M+ settlement over phishing attacks

University of California, San Francisco, Paid $1.14M After Ransomware Attack

Untrained and Malicious Users Cause Concerns to Skyrocket by 125% among UK IT Professionals

Voice recordings from domestic violence alerting app exposed on the internet

What If COVID-19 Was a Computer Virus?

Why an antivirus can still not stop a phishing attack