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Monday, 9 November 2020

Data Breaches Digest - Week 46 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 9th November and 15th November 2020.


15th November

Arweave Suspects China in Recent Hacking Attempts

Black Friday and Christmas shoppers warned of online scams

Cencosud Retail Stores Hit by Egregor Ransomware Attack

Coronavirus vaccine researchers are being targeted by cyberattacks

COVID clinical study scams promise big bucks

Crypto Exchanges Need a More Holistic Approach to Security

Cyber threats to sports organisations

DarkSide ransomware's Iranian hosting raises U.S. sanction concerns

Data belonging to 27.7M Texas drivers stolen in latest case of unsecured storage

Delaware Division of Public Health (DPH) announces data breach of 10,000 COVID-19 test results, sending letters to those impacted by incident

Delaware State announces COVID-related data breach

HMRC scam warning as fraudsters target vulnerable Scots during lockdown

How scam streaming sites will try to lure you into fake subscriptions

Iranian hackers target Israeli firms in 'double extortion' ransomware attack

Maharashtra education department warns schools against sharing student data to private agencies

Malware attacks threaten companies as hybrid workspace model gains prominence

Melbourne firm's listing back on Windows REvil ransomware site

Phishing attack on GOP in Wisconsin leads to the theft of millions earmarked for Trump’s re-election campaign

PS5 scams targeting shoppers — what to look out for

Ransomware attack on Plano tech firm highlights key issue companies need to understand

Ransomware attacks targeting specific companies and industries

Remote education rife with threats to student privacy

SEC’s Office of Compliance Inspection and Examinations Warns of a Sudden Increase in Credential Stuffing Hack

The Role of Cybersecurity and Cyber Intelligence in this Tech-Savvy world

Ticketmaster fined £1.25m over payment data breach

Wangiri Fraud warning in UAE: Don't return missed calls from unknown numbers

Warning after new scam banking text sent out

Why Cybersecurity for Small Businesses is More Necessary Now Than Ever Before

X-Cart Faces Ransomware Attack Before Black Friday, Customer Stores Gravely Affected Since October

14th November

5 new steps you can take right now to stay safer online

7 useful tips to protect yourself from cyberattacks

Advice for consumers to reduce cybercrime threats

‘Appender’ tool sneakily implants malicious emails into inboxes using legacy protocol

Belgian companies pay €100 million a year in cyber-ransom

‘Biotech’ Hit by Ransomware as Microsoft Voices Plea for Hackers to Stop Targeting Health Care

Black Friday and Christmas bargain-hunters warned of online scams

Covid vaccine targeted by hackers from North Korea and Russia

European NGO files complaint about leaked voters’ data in Malta

Facebook security warning: Thousands of passwords stolen

Gnosticplayers: A Tale of Hacking Mobile Apps and Profit

Hacker shares 3.2 million Pluto TV accounts for free on forum

How hackers collected sensitive data from the Land Transportation Office

How Safe is Your Internet Connection in 2020? Precautions You Should Take!

Mount Locker Ransomware Leaks Stolen Files of Miltenyi Biotec

Prediction: What does 2021 hold for cybersecurity in the U.S.?

Reliable Ransomware Recovery

Retail giant Cencosud hit by Egregor Ransomware attack, stores impacted

Scams Ramp Up Ahead of Black Friday Cybercriminal Craze

Stop using your phone as a security device, says Microsoft

Tax Scam: How Gift-Card Phishing Works

The Wisconsin GOP says hackers have stolen $2.3 million

Watch out - that too good to be true PS5 deal could be a scam

13th November

1.1 million RedMart accounts compromised by security breach

1.3 billion bot attacks were detected in Q3 of 2020

4 phishing scams to watch out for during the holidays

123RF data breach: Hacker steals 8.3m user records from internal server

Amazon users warned not to fall for phishing emails

'Animal Jam' Got Hacked! 46M Personal Accounts of Players Found on Dark Web

As California Enacts New Data-Privacy Laws, So May the Nation

Attacks Predicted to Triple in 2021, Black Book State of the Healthcare Industry Cybersecurity Industry Report

Australian government warns of possible ransomware attacks on health sector

Banking on a big Black Friday this year? Get your cyber security in order first

BigLaw firm and bar groups report data breaches

BioNTech Denies Report That Ransomware Breached Its Systems

Biotech research firm Miltenyi Biotec hit by ransomware, data leaked

Bitcoin ransomware Pay2Key victimises multiple Israeli companies

Blackberry team finds cyber campaign operated by mercenaries

Building a resilient enterprise with threat intelligence

Charles City school district warns of data breach

Charles City school students possible victims of data breach

CISA says there's no evidence of election fraud; 2020 election was the most secure in American history

CISA’s Krebs Set to be Fired in Blow for Security Community

Cloud-based Multi-factor Authentication: The Starting Point For Security, Compliance And User Experience

Coronavirus: North Korea and Russia hackers 'targeting vaccine'

Credential Stuffers Scaled The North Face to Access Accounts

Credential-Stuffing Attack Hits The North Face

Cyber security culture the best defence

Cyberattacks on hospitals become an urgent issue amid record COVID-19 totals

Cyberattacks targeting health care must stop

Cybercrime To Cost The World $10.5 Trillion Annually By 2025

Cybercriminals target shoppers with brand forgery

Cybersecurity expert provides tips on protecting data

DarkSide ransomware is creating a secure data leak service in Iran

Data Breach Hits 28 Million Texan Drivers

Data security and the pandemic

Defend Yourself Against Dark Data

Electrum Malware Scam Scalps $32,000 in Bitcoin

Engaging Remote Workers to Defend Information and Systems With Gamification

Federal, state governments investigate IDES fraud

Fraudulent Transactions a Bigger Worry for Online Retailers During #COVID19

Hacker shares 3.2 million Pluto TV accounts for free on forum

Hacker steals $2 million from cryptocurrency service Akropolis

Hijacked Google My Business listings appear to be a growing problem

How businesses can protect themselves from 6 common cyberattack vectors

How Covid-19 related crimes are spreading across Europe

How cyberattacks against hospitals could disrupt COVID-19 response

How IoT insecurity impacts global organizations

How to avoid real estate cyber scams

How to Prevent Data Exfiltration

How to temporarily mitigate SAD DNS for Linux servers and desktops

Incident Of The Week: Malware Mainstay QBot Targets Election Insecurities With New Phishing Campaign

Info of 27.7 million Texas drivers exposed in Vertafore data breach

Land Transportation Office (LTO) assures public of security in its data

Lessons we can learn from the phishing attack on Ledger users

Luxottica Data Breach Leaked the Data of 830,000 Patients

Machine Learning (ML) tool identifies domains created to promote fake news

Machine learning tool detects fake news domains

Making history: The pandemic, disaster recovery and data protection

Malware activity spikes 128%, Office document phishing skyrockets

Manufacturing is becoming a major target for ransomware attacks

Maze Ransomware Group, Infamous for Adding Doxxing Threats To Attacks, Announces It Is Shutting Down Its Cyber Crime Operation

Microsoft: Russian, North Korean hackers target vaccine work

Microsoft says three APTs have targeted seven COVID-19 vaccine makers

Microsoft tells users to ditch SMS multi-factor authentication

Nation-State Attackers Actively Target COVID-19 Vaccine-Makers

New Center Supports Rail Cybersecurity

New CRAT Version Is Storming the Endpoints While Evading Detection

New Jupyter malware steals browser data, opens backdoor

New stealthy hacker-for-hire group mimics state-backed attackers

New TroubleGrabber Discord malware steals passwords, system info

Overpayment scams are back – Be careful who you sell your old stuff to

Pandemic pressures mounting for IT leaders

Pharmaceuticals: A prime target

Phishing scams using LinkedIn as the subject are successful nearly half the time

Rampant social engineering hindering corporate security

Ransomware and Data Breaches Top Threats in Health IT

Ransomware attacks over SSL increase by 500%

Real estate stakeholders targeted in phishing scam

Remote workers consider security tools detrimental to productivity

Russia, North Korea Targeted Covid Research With Cyber-Attacks

Shakeup at Cybersecurity Agency That Denied Trump Election Claims

State employees in Massachusetts targeted with gift card scam

State-sponsored cyberattacks on the rise in India in 2020

STEM and cybersecurity training are critical for the future

Stressed employees behind 4 in 10 data breaches

Successful Ransomware Attacks on Education Sector Grew 388% in Q3 2020

Texas driver’s license information possibly exposed during data breach, company says

The five most common ways businesses get compromised by ransomware

The ultimate network security audit checklist

This Bitcoin ransomware has successfully attacked many Israeli companies

Three voters demand €10m fine for IT firm behind huge data breach

Ticketmaster Fined £1.25m Over Data Breach

Ticketmaster fined £1.25m over data breach that led to fraud on thousands of cards

Ticketmaster fined £1.25m over payment data breach

Ticketmaster Fined More Than $1.6 Million Following 2018 Data Breach

Ticketmaster Scores Hefty Fine Over 2018 Data Breach

Vastaamo tells patients to collect hard copies of records

Why Is North Korea So Good at Cybercrime?

Why MSPs and their partners must prioritise cyber security

12th November

5 cybersecurity trends we spotted in 2020

6 Ways to Reduce Your Cloud Attack Surface

10 Common Digital Threats to Businesses

25,000 criminal reports: Vastaamo breach sets new precedent

78,000 patients and donors affected by Blackbaud data breach: Bayhealth

Almost 10% of Springfield city employees have been victims of Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) fraud

An Investigative Analysis of the Silent Librarian IoCs

Analysis: The Latest Health Data Breach Tally Trends

Animal Jam data breach exposes personal info of approximately 46m accounts

Attackers target gaming as the latest ‘always on’ industry impacted by ransomware

Avoiding Scams During the Holidays

Beware of cyber threats as holiday shopping begins

Binance awards $200,000 bounty after cyber-attackers indicted in US

Binance Awards Investigators $200,000 From Cash Reward For Identifying Exchange Hackers

BlackBerry discovers new hacker-for-hire mercenary group

Can You Keep Your Personal Information 100% Private?

Citizen security must be at the forefront of global dialogues on responsible state behaviour in cyberspace

Contact tracing and data protection in the UK

Cyber attackers prey as work shifts to homes

Cyber Attacks on the Rise, as Millcreek Township Forced to Pay Thousands to Hacker

Cyber hacking: State report finds growing threat to local businesses, individuals

Cyber secure cultures can best defend against threats

–°yber Security for Working from Home: How to Minimize Risks?

Cyber-Mercenaries Sell Espionage Campaigns

Cyberattackers Serve Up Custom Backdoor for Oracle Restaurant Software

Cybercrime Damages Expected to Reach $6 Trillion by 2021

Cybercriminal offers email implant software that dodges traditional security platforms

Cyberscams around gaming consoles rise amid roll out of PS5 and Xbox X series

Cybersecurity workforce gap decreases, job satisfaction rates increase

Darkside Ransomware Gang Launches Affiliate Program

Data Breach Index Site Leaks Over 23,000 Hacked Databases Exposing Over 13 Billion User Records

Data breach response: How to plan and recover

Data breach saw Covid-19 patients' details being released

DDoS Attacks vs Financial Industry: SEC Chairman Warning

Deepfakes could compromise your company’s security

Defending Against the Growing Threat of DDoS Attacks

Democratic think tank: cybercrime enforcement lacks attention, money and resources

DNS cache poisoning attacks return due to Linux weakness

DNS cache poisoning poised for a comeback: Sad DNS

Doctors an Easy Mark for Hospital Cyberattackers

Don’t give your personal info to fake PlayStation 5 pre-order websites, warns Kaspersky

DWP exposed more than 6,000 disability claimants' NI numbers online

ESET Research discovers ModPipe, backdoor targeting POS software used by thousands of restaurants, hotels

EU police chiefs: Organised criminal gangs exploit Covid-19

Fake login pages are spoofing the world's largest brands – Where does it end?

Finland: Government unveils security measures in response to Vastaamo data hack

Forget Russia - Iranian Hackers Behind Malicious New Cyber Attacks, Warns New Report

Fraudsters increasingly creative with names and addresses for phishing sites

Furniture maker Steelcase shut down for two weeks following ransomware attack

Google fixes more Chrome zero-days exploited in the wild

Government agencies top NPC’s data breach tally

Hackers for hire target victims with cyber espionage campaign

Hackers steal 46 million Animal Jam user accounts and passwords

Hackers Steal 46 Million Records from Kids’ Game Developer

Hacking Group ‘ShinyHunters’ Alleged To Be Behind BigBasket Data Breach

Hotel booking software firm exposed over 10m guest data records

How to combat the latest and most aggressive botnets and malware

How to protect your pensions and investments from scammers

ICO Demands Urgent Data Protection Changes from UK Parties

Insider threats present big risk to financial institutions

Irish hospitals warned about surge in cyber crime attacks during pandemic

KuCoin CEO says 84% of stolen cryptocurrency has been recovered

Ledyard Police Issue Warning About Scams

Like the Energizer Bunny, Trickbot Goes On and On

LinkedIn phishing emails

Luxottica data breach exposes 820K EyeMed, LensCrafters patients

Manufacturing Sees Rising Ransomware Threat

Marriott and BA: cybersecurity basics emphasised in GDPR enforcement

Melbourne firm denies data stolen during ransomware attack

Microsoft advises users to stop using SMS and voice-based MFA

Microsoft Urges Firms to Hang Up on Phone-Based MFA

Microsoft urges users to stop using phone-based multi-factor authentication

Millions of Expedia and Booking.com customers at risk after data breach

ModPipe malware decrypts Oracle point-of-sale database passwords

Most Americans Reuse Passwords for Work Devices

Muhstik Botnet Targets Flaws in Oracle WebLogic, Drupal

New ModPipe malware targets hospitality, hotel point of sale systems

New tool lets attackers easily create reply-chain phishing emails

'Pay2Key' Could Become Next Big Ransomware Threat

Phishing Attacks Now Targeting Enterprise Specifics

Popular stock photo service hit by data breach, 8.3M records for sale

Port of Spain City Corporation (POSCC) cyber-attacked; late payment for some staff

Preparing for the fraud pandemic

Protecting Digital Democracy

Q3 Coveware Report: Unsettling Update on Ransomware

Ransomware can encrypt your files and force you to pay money — here's how to avoid ransomware, or deal with an infection

Ransomware incidents in manufacturing grow as transparency, and attack options, increase

Ransomware is now all about data leaks, Kaspersky researchers claim

Report Predicts More Cyber-attacks in 2021

Researchers discover POS backdoor targeting the hospitality industry

St. Albert optometry centre involved in data breach

Steelcase furniture giant down for 2 weeks after ransomware attack

Talking Money: Be serious about security

The AI-Powered Cybersecurity Arms Race and its Perils

The Emerging Role of SASE in Organizational Security

The North Face resets passwords after credential stuffing attack

The security consequences of massive change in how we work

Top Q3 2020 Malware and Cyber Crimes: Infoblox Research Findings

Traditional backup approaches inadequate as ransomware gains momentum

Trinidad and Tobago: Workers finally paid after cyber attack

Twitter’s cross-border case will be the first big tech GDPR case and its decision may come out soon

UK university targeted by one million malicious email attacks

US Sanctions Placed on Russian Research Institute; Triton Malware Considered the Most Dangerous Current Threat To Critical Infrastructure

Vishing: A Threat You Haven’t Thought About

Want To Avoid Ransomware Attacks? Start By Fighting Your Shadow IT

WeWork Hack: How To Protect Your Coworking Members From Cyber Crime

What can industries learn from recent healthcare cyberattacks?

What is a computer worm? Here's how to protect yourself from the replicating malware

When ransomware attacks hit, companies choose between pay and pain

When you fall victim to a cyberattack, will they call you stupid or just irresponsible?

Why fintech security must never be an afterthought

Why Hackers Love Your Marketing (And Why That's Not A Good Thing)

11th November

5.8M records from hotel company RedDoorz offered for sale on the dark web

AI, biometrics and 5G amongst the eight cybersecurity trends that will shape 2021

Alleged source code of Cobalt Strike toolkit shared online

An Essential Guide To Cybersecurity in 2021

Animal Jam kids' virtual world hit by data breach, impacts 46M accounts

Are Rogue Insiders an Excuse, Symptom or Root Cause?

Arkansas hospital email hack exposes info of 2,945 patients

Avoid social engineering attacks and protect employees

Bayhealth reports data breach tied to fund-raising software vendor

Beware Singles’ Day phishing

Businesses have become more vulnerable to falling for phishing scams

BYOD and Enterprise Apps: Balancing Security and Employee Privacy

Chinese-linked Muhstik botnet targets Oracle WebLogic, Drupal

Clapping back at cyberattacks: How UMass Memorial balances heightened email security with operational efficiency

Common security vulnerabilities within travel management companies

Compal Denies It Has Been Targeted By Ransomware

Coveware 3Q20 Ransomware Report: Average, Median Ransom Payments Up

Criminal gangs are using fake Microsoft Teams updates to infect networks with Cobalt Strike

Crypto crime slows in 2020, but 'DeFi' hacks rise

Crypto education is key to curbing phishing scams

Cybercrime flourished in 2020, what does the landscape look like up ahead?

Cybersecurity 2021: The New Year will bring new challenges

Dark Web: What is it? Here's how to keep personal information off darknet

Data breach at Sandicliffe could affect “thousands” of customers

Data breach potentially exposes details of millions of booking.com and Expedia customers

DDoS attacks are cheaper and easier to carry out than ever before

DDoS Attacks Are Evolving into Extortion-Led RDoS Campaigns

Dissecting Insider Threats in Cyber Security

Doing your holiday shopping online? Secure your data with these 5 tips

DWP exposed 6,000 people’s data online for two years

Encryption to Double Extortion: Ransomware's Rapid Evolution

Encryption-based threats grow by 260% in 2020

Far More Companies Are Buying Cybersecurity Insurance

Fifth of UK Firms Planning to Downsize Security Teams

Financial attacks and sophisticated fraud schemes claim more unsuspecting UAE victims

Five Emerging Cyber-Threats to Watch Out for in 2021

How medical device manufacturers can protect against ransomware

How not to fall prey to cyber scams

How secure are digital payments in 2020?

How security teams can combat disinformation attacks

How to Avoid Getting Killed by Ransomware

ICO shows it means business with recent £multi-million penalties

In The Wake Of BigBasket Data Breach, Strong Data Classification Policy Is The Need Of Hour

India’s Education Sector Must Prioritize Data Protection

Insider risk

IRS Domain Spoofed in Fraud Campaign

IRS Issues Warning About Phishing Text Scam Promising $1,200 Stimulus Checks

Japan game firm Capcom subjected to alleged data leak by hackers seeking payout

Jekyll Island Authority Begins Breach Notification Process

Laptop maker Compal hit by ransomware attack

Leaky Port: City of Port Phillip Inadvertently Discloses Personal Information on Federal Government Website

Lessons In Cybersecurity From A Hotbed Of Digital Growth

Majority of UK public bodies run on legacy ERP

Microsoft wants you to ditch SMS-based multi-factor authentication mechanisms

Microsoft Warns of Microsoft Teams “FakeUpdates” Attack Campaigns

Netflix free year: Is streaming service actually offering free subscription?

New COVID-19 pandemic relief scam targets people hoping for second stimulus check

Newer Ransomware Groups Are Publishing Confidential Information Online

Not had a cyberattack? It's a case of when, not if

NVIDIA fixes severe flaw in GeForce NOW cloud gaming service

Outbound email data breaches happen every 12 working hours - isn't it time we stopped that?

Parliament Street reports show Open University being bombarded by over 1 million email attacks in 2020

Philippines: Privacy body probes website for possible Land Transportation Office (LTO) data breach

Phishing Attacks Are Targeting People’s Emotions; It’s Time to Leverage AI to Help

Phishing Campaign Tied to Trickbot Gang

Phishing Scam: IRS Issues Warning About a New Stimulus Check Scam via Text Messages

Play Store identified as main distribution vector for most Android malware

Prestige Software data breach exposes millions of hotel guest records

PS5 begins to be used as bait for cybercriminals to apply scams

Psychotherapy centre initially understated number of data breach victims

Ransomware Attack on Medical Billing Company

Ransomware gang hacks Facebook account to run extortion ads

Ransomware hackers demand $11B in Bitcoin from Capcom

Recent ransomware wave targeting Israel linked to Iranian threat actors

Scammers are impersonating the IRS in phishing emails

‘Security Threat’ Forces Hendrick Health to EHR Downtime Procedures

Singles Day: The world’s biggest shopping event luring scammers

Stop thinking of cybersecurity as a problem: Think of it as a game

Stopping API Attacks with Bot Mitigation

Tackling the challenges of detecting P2P botnets

The 3 Most Common Types Of Social Engineering Attacks

The impact of pandemic on IoT security

The surging growth and danger of Cyber Crime in the Healthcare Sector

The untold story of a cyberattack, a hospital and a dying woman

The vulnerability in QR codes increases along with adoption

This crafty ransomware campaign has Microsoft Teams users in its crosshairs

Top 10 risks to include in an information security risk assessment

Top 10 Ways Hackers Can Steal Your Personal Identity and How to Prevent Them from Doing So

Updates on 10 hospital malware attacks

US Retail Sites, Like Walmart and Costco, Are More at Risk to Cyber Attacks Than EU Retailers

Waves of attacks on US hospitals show a change in tactics for cybercriminals

WFH has created a cybersecurity headache for many organisations

10th November

5 Tips to Protect Your Brokerage Login Credentials from Hackers

5.8 million RedDoorz user records for sale on hacking forum

2020's most wanted malware: Trickbot and Emotet trojans driving spike in ransomware attacks

American Medical Association (AMA): 5 ways physicians can combat cybercrime during the pandemic

ANC Youth League website 'hacked', linked to porn site amid payment dispute with developer

Apple supply chain partner reportedly hit with ransomware attack

Attackers vs. Hackers – Two *Very* Different Animals

Bidvest Bank “data breach” notification

Bigbasket data breach alerts Government to tighten the cybersecurity

BigBasket data breach exposes data of 2 crore users in dark web, cybersecurity firm Cyble reveals

Bringing cyber security into the 21st century

Cadbury Social Media Scammers Take Chocoholics for a Ride

Cisco VPN Has a Major Security Bug With No Fix for It

City of Prince George loses $375K to fraudsters after electronic payments were diverted

Compal Hit by Ransomware Attack, Causes Network Downtime

‘Confident that financial data is secure’: Bigbasket on data breach

Consider global coalition to stop serious cybercrime

Crime Does Pay: Business Email Compromise, Organization Vulnerability, and How Hackers Attacked the Wisconsin Republican Party

Critical privilege escalation bugs squashed in WordPress Ultimate Member plugin

Cyber Consulting Firms Get Tied Up in Post-Breach Lawsuits

Cyber Savvy: Attack on BigBasket exposes vulnerabilities in private sector digital economy

Cyberattackers Demand $11M in Bitcoin From Japanese Gaming Giant Capcom

Cybersecurity critical for cross-border trade

Cybersecurity: Ushering through the new era

Dark web: Underground forums remain a hotbed of COVID-19 scams

Data breach at Mashable leaks users’ emails, names, IP addresses etc online

Department of Work & Pensions published personal data of 6,000 people claiming benefits online for two years

Don’t hand criminals your life savings: Internet safety for seniors

Efficiency vs Security: How the Demand for Increased Employee Productivity Puts Corporate Networks at Risk

Encrypted ransomware captured in micro-virtual machines

Ex-Microsoft Engineer Gets Nine Years for $10m Digital Theft

Finnish government sets up data protection working group after psychotherapy service breach

Former Microsoft engineer sentenced to nine years in prison for stealing $10 million

Game developer Capcom gets hit with ransomware attack

'Genshin Impact' Exposed Players' Phone Numbers

Gift Cards are not used to make tax payments

Google, WhatsApp, Flash and other copycat apps are hiding malware

Hacker Sells Access to Pakistani Airlines' Network

Hackers accessed California hospital data in ransomware attack

Hotel reservation platform leaks data on millions of guests

How artificial intelligence is changing cyber security: Cyber criminals are forever learning, so must our defences

How Can Manufacturers Stop Damaging Cyber Attacks?

How data breaches affect technology vendors

How DDoS activity has evolved this year

How Hackers Blend Attack Methods to Bypass MFA

How to Avoid Paying Ransomware Ransoms

How to recover from your next data breach

Human error poses cybersecurity challenges for 80% of businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic

Info of Millions Leaked in Travel Site Data Breach

Ireland: National Lottery warn punters over scam text message in circulation

IRS Warns People to Not Respond to Scam Texts About Second COVID-19 Stimulus Checks

IT Priorities 2020: After Covid-19, security goes back to basics

It's too late to let slip the robodogs of war now we have ransomware

Leaky AWS S3 bucket once again at centre of data breach

Liberating network management: Your first line of cyber defense

MacBook manufacturer hit with massive $17m ransomware attack

Malicious Use of SSL Increases as Attackers Deploy Hidden Attacks

Marriott Cyberattack Fine Reduced as ICO Shifts Penalty Policy

Mayo Clinic Facing Lawsuits Over Recent Patient Data Breach

Medical data breach exposes personal info – see the list of providers

Melbourne firm takes a hit from Windows REvil ransomware

Microsoft engineer stole $10M, used colleagues as scapegoats

Microsoft Teams Users Under Attack in ‘FakeUpdates’ Malware Campaign

MiHoYo Accused Of 'Carelessly Putting Players At Risk' In Genshin Impact Data Breach

Most UK businesses using Oracle E-Business Suite are running old systems

New 'Ghimob' malware can spy on 153 Android mobile applications

New Pay2Key Ransomware Emerges As The Latest Threat For Organizations

New WhatsApp scam promised access to Carrefour credit cards

Not all cyberattacks are created equal: What researchers learned from 103 'extreme' events

Npm Package Steals Sensitive Files Targeting Google Chrome, Brave, Opera, Yandex, Discord Messaging App

Oregon hospital replacing 2,000 computers after ransomware attack

Over One Million Cyber Attacks Targeted UK’s Open University in Nine Months

Pensions Administration Standards Association (PASA) launches pensions administration cybercrime guidance

Phishing Scam On Ledger Lookalike Steels 1.1 Million XRP

Phishing, deepfakes, and ransomware: How coronavirus-related cyberthreats will persist in 2021

Popular travel booking sites are hit by huge data breach exposing millions of guests' credit card numbers and personal details - could hackers have your info?

Profitable Hacking Campaign Targets VoIP SIP Servers, Sells System Access

Ragnar Locker gang uses Facebook ads to pressure ransomware victim into paying

Ransomware gang is raking in tens of millions of dollars

Ransomware Group Turns to Facebook Ads

Ransomware’s Brutal ‘Second Wave’

Saskatchewan Polytechnic resumes classes following cyberattack last weekend

Scammers impersonating the IRS threaten victims with legal action

Second biggest laptop maker Compal hit by Windows ransomware

Second largest laptop original design manufacturer (ODM) Compal hit with ransomware attack

Security Incidents Affect Victims Differently, Even the Mega-Breaches

Security Researchers Warn of Uptick in Election Spam

Selecting the Right Approach to Securing a Remote Workforce

Seven cybersecurity predictions for 2021

Singapore: Received SMS claiming your bank account is blocked? Don't fall for this phishing scam

Smishing attack tells you “mobile payment problem” – don’t fall for it!

Tackling security for connected devices

Texas health system shuts down IT network, cites security threat

The Double-Edged Sword of Cybersecurity Insurance

The Evolution Of The Ransomware Economy

The State of Healthcare Cybersecurity During Covid-19

Ubuntu's Gnome desktop could be tricked into giving root access

UK police warn PayPal users about crypto phishing email scam

Upcoming Google Chrome update will eradicate reverse tabnabbing attacks

US Retailers More Vulnerable to Web App Attacks Than EU Counterparts

US seizes bitcoins worth $1billion, the largest cryptocurrency haul in history

Vulnerabilities Affect 100,000 Sites Using WordPress Plugin

Watch Dogs Legion source code leaked by ransomware gang

What doctors can do to thwart cybercriminals as 2020 closes

Wise ways to Prevent Credit Card Thefts

9th November

1.1m XRP stolen in phishing scam on crypto wallet Ledger lookalike

3 keys to managing cyber risk in state, county and city agencies

5 Reasons Why Web Security Is Important to Avoid Ransomware

8 Valuable Tips for Securing your Data on the Cloud in 2020

A third of US companies not practising basic cybersecurity protocols

‘Be prepared and be brave’: The Salvation Army reveal how they prepare for cyber attack

Beyond standard risk feeds: Adopting a more holistic API solution

Bigbasket faces potential data breach; details of 2 crore users put on sale on dark web

Booking.com, Expedia Group, Hotels.com customers in suspected data breach

Breaking down a four-step process to email security

Cadbury cyber scam offering ‘free chocolate hampers’ in exchange for bank details on Facebook

Capcom suffers ransomware attack

Compal, the second-largest laptop manufacturer in the world, hit by ransomware

Credit card info of millions of guests leaked in travel site data breach

Cyber Attacks Are Growing More Sophisticated During the COVID-19 Pandemic; Here’s How to Defend Against Them

Cyber crime: Beware of sneaky offers and coupons this festive shopping season

Cyber Hack slows Hackney Housing Market

Cyber threat: Avoiding the phishing net

Cyberattack on UVM Health Network Impedes Chemotherapy Appointments

Cybercriminals are coming for corporate wallets

Data breach at Mashable leaks users’ personal information online

Data Security by the Numbers: How a Smarter Approach Saves Time and Money

Don’t get hooked: How to spot a phishing email

E-grocery BigBasket admits to customer data breach

Emotet and TrickBot Top the Malware Charts Yet Again

Every employee has a cybersecurity blind spot

Fake Microsoft Teams updates lead to Cobalt Strike deployment

FBI, DHS, HHS warn of credible and imminent cyber threat to healthcare

Getting the best out of backups before the worst happens

Google Chrome to block JavaScript redirects on web page URL clicks

HMRC warning: Britons urged to pay attention as phone scam circulates - key signs

Hospitals Facing New Ransomware Challenges

Hotel booking firm exposes data on "millions" of guests

Hotel Booking Firm Leaks Data on Millions of Guests

Housing Group Struck by Sodinokibi Data Thieves

How To Adopt an Identity-Centric Security Approach

Ireland: National Lottery issues warning over scam involving text messages

Isentia’s cybersecurity response is simply not good enough

MacBook Air, MacBook Pro assembler Compal attacked with ransomware

Malicious NPM project steals Discord accounts, browser info

Man and woman arrested as part of probe into multi-million online fraud scam as pair quizzed on laundering proceeds

Marriott Cyberattack Fine Reduced as ICO Shifts Penalty Policy

Mashable Customer Data Leaked Online

Millions of hotel guests worldwide have their private details exposed

National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) Annual Review Highlights Record Increase in Cyber Incidents

New Slipstream NAT bypass attacks to be blocked by browsers

New version of RansomEXX ransomware targets Linux systems

No faith that hospital information systems are secure

No, Netflix is Not Offering One Year Free Trials

Npm package caught stealing sensitive Discord and browser files

Older Android phones will start failing on some secure websites in 2021

Open University hit with 1 million email attacks in 2020

Open University Targeted With Over a Million Malicious Email Attacks So Far This Year

Patient info exposed in Massachusetts hospital IT incident

Preventing and Mitigating DDoS Attacks: It's Elementary

Price Dropped on Hacked Educational RDP Details

RansomEXX Ransomware Can Now Target Linux Systems

Ransomware group Dark Side donates R312000 to charities

Ransomware hits e-commerce platform X-Cart

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Suspected boss of cyber crime gang using Irish banks to launder €14.6 million arrested by gardai in Dundalk

Suspected Vietnamese cyber-spies targeting dissidents in Germany

The 600-Year-Old Vatican Library Is Using Artificial Intelligence to Ward Off Hackers Targeting Its Digital Collections

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University of Vermont Medical Center works to restore systems after cyberattack

US Government Warns Healthcare Sector of Targeted Ransomware: Outlines Best Practices and Provides Technical Details of Attack

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