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Monday, 16 November 2020

Data Breaches Digest - Week 47 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 16th November and 22nd November 2020.


22nd November

Android's biggest problem is far worse than we ever imagined, new research proves

Attackers Dupe GoDaddy Staff Into Helping Them Take Down Cryptocurrency Services

Australian online data breach may affect thousands of New Zealanders

Beware these Black Friday scams

British Financial Watchdog Sounds Warning on Phony Blockchain.com Website

Capcom warns of potential ransomware impact

Cyber Crime police help retrieve money fraudulently transferred from bank account in Chennai

Cybersecurity during the pandemic

DeFi Protocol Pickle Finance Token Loses Almost Half Its Value After $19.7M Hack

Female British athletes hacked as nude pictures and videos are leaked on same evening as Manchester United cyber attack

Hacked Crypto Exchange KuCoin Resumes Deposit, Withdrawal Services for All Tokens

Hacker posts exploits for over 49,000 vulnerable Fortinet VPNs

How countries can keep their Covid vaccines safe from hackers

How to identify a Fake Website on the World Wide Web?

How to protect your identity - 5 tips everyone should know

How to Solve Data Sprawl Within Your Business in 2020

How to Spot Mail Fraud and Online Scams This Holiday Season

Malicious Actors Are Using These Free Google Services in Their Phishing Campaigns

Manchester United football club discloses security breach

Manchester United forced to take systems offline following cyberattack

New Malware Named ModPipe Is Targeting Hospitality Sector

Phishing Scams: What They are and How to Protect Yourself

Pray.com exposes millions of user records on unsecured cloud storage

Retail giant E-Land closes nearly half of stores due to ransomware attack

The 20 passwords you should never use - and how long it takes to crack them

Travel Booking Sites Hit by Massive Data Breach: How Can You Protect Yourself?

UAE shoppers warned to watch out for White Friday fake discounts

Which countries and hackers are targeting Covid vaccine developers?

Who stole my data?

Wiltshire Police warn of online scams this Christmas

21st November

5 Tips to Protect Your Cryptoassets by Securing Your Browser

Beware of online scams this holiday shopping season

Botnets have been silently mass-scanning the internet for unsecured ENV files

Capcom Hack May Have Exposed Personal Data

Capcom Ransomware Attack Update: Vendors Confirmed Compromise Of Data

Cyber (Hygiene) Monday

Cybersecurity threats hit home

Dan Brown's 'Digital Fortress' Scenario Looms Large From AI-Powered Cyberattacks

Defending Cyber Crimes during Covid-19

Europe’s Cyber Resilience

Female British athletes hacked with nude pictures and videos leaked online on same evening as Manchester United cyber attack

Genshin Impact Developer Hits Leakers With Lawsuit

GoDaddy Employees Used in Attacks on Multiple Cryptocurrency Services

How to avoid falling prey to email phishing scams

Joe Biden's 'Vote Joe' website defaced by Turkish Hackers

Learn How to Protect Yourself from Identity Theft

Looking behind the Vertafore data breach

Malware service operators arrested; offered antivirus bypassing tools

Manchester United Football Club Hit By Cyber Attack, No Data Loss Recorded

Manchester United hacked, club statement reveals

Manchester United hit by cyber attack but say fan data safe

Massive Capcom Leaks Reveal Dragon's Dogma 2, Street Fighter 6, and Potentially More

Personal data of 13 million online users leaked in data breach

Philippines Sees Surge in Financial Scams During Pandemic

PUBG Phishing Actors Refresh Their Fake Giveaways

Rate of ransomware attacks in Australia exceeds global average

SailPoint Research Finds Cybersecurity Doors Left Ajar in the Race to Remote Work

The most common Black Friday scams revealed - and how YOU can avoid them all

TrickBot turns 100: Latest malware released with new features

Vigilance urged amid crimes in digital world during lockdown

What Is Cybersecurity?

20th November

2 Arrested for Operating Malware Encryption Service

56% of organizations faced a ransomware attack, many paid the ransom

A quarter of Brits (24%) are self-sabotaging their online security at home

A single email could be ‘catastrophic’ for your company

Allianz Global Corporate & Speciality (AGCS) reports an increase in cyber-driven claims

Amazon Prime Day: A High-Value Target for Phishing, Credential Theft

Another New Brunswick city besieged by cyberattacks

Artificial intelligence could be used to hack connected cars, drones warn security experts

Attack on vendor affects website of Arizona court system

Attacks on biotech and pharmaceutical industry escalate

Australia: Cyber breach clean-up expected to hit $7m

Black Friday Alert as E-Commerce Attacks Surge in 2020

Capcom ransomware attack worsens as release schedule posted online

CIOs stepping up to the challenge of managing IT everywhere

Consumer behaviors and cyber risks of holiday shopping in 2020

Countering Threat Data Overload: The Importance of Curation

Covid-19 sparks 73% surge in HMRC phishing scams

Cyber-espionage report

Cyber resilience through deception: What businesses can learn from federal cybersecurity frameworks

Cyber Security: Informed leaders build stronger, more resilient organisations

Cyber security teams should learn from fire stations

Cybercrime: what will the trends be for 2021

Cybercriminals Now Target Google Workspace Tools: 5 Phishing Campaigns Use Form, Docs, and Sites

CyberSeal arrests: Malware code encryption suspects apprehended in Romania

Cybersecurity doorways left ajar in the race to remote work

Data Breach at Iowa Hospital

Data Breach of Online Kids’ Game Exposed Personal Data of 46 Million Parents and Children

Drupal sites vulnerable to double-extension attacks

Everything You Need to Know About NetWalker Ransomware

Facebook patches a Messenger bug that allowed others to snoop on your calls

Faith App Pray.com Exposes Millions Through Cloud Misconfig

FBI warns of increasing Ragnar Locker ransomware activity

Fifth of employees feel their data is more vulnerable when working from home – Microsoft

Fighting Off the Scammers: 5 Tips for Spotting a Phishing Email

Financial firms exposing data through mismanaged access controls

Financial services lead when it comes to fixing open source flaws

Firms Should Focus on Digital Risk Protection & Management

Five tips for shopping online safely this holiday season

Fraudsters Use Free Google Services in Phishing Campaigns

Global Financial Industry Facing Fresh Round of Cyberthreats

Have you completed these 3 data protection tasks ahead of Brexit?

HHS Issues Update to Ransomware Threat Alert to Health Care Sector

How Cyberattacks Work

How to build a culture of security

Identity a cornerstone of effective fraud – and its prevention

If you see one of these subject lines in an email, it might be a phishing scam

If your password is 123456, it's time for an update

IoT scale

Irish start-up Glofox investigates possible data breach

It's time for banks to rethink how they secure customer information

Japanese Orgs Hacked ‘by China’ in Long, Widespread Campaign

LightBot: TrickBot’s new reconnaissance malware for high-value targets

LSU Health Care Services Division: Patient records possibly compromised in data breach

Manchester United confirm cyber attack by ‘organised criminals’

Manchester United hit by cyber attack as hackers target club’s IT systems in ‘sophisticated operation by organised criminals’

Microsoft: These are the new privacy steps we're taking to protect your data

Microsoft reveals top cybersecurity concerns as remote working continues

More Than 60,000 Iowans Affected by Hospital Data Breach

NATO Experiments With Deceptive Tactics to Lure Russian Hackers

New email scam targets Ohio jobless

New Jersey Department of Labor (NJDOL) Stops $1.2B in Fraudulent Unemployment Benefits, Urges Vigilance

New Mount Locker Ransomware Version Targeting TurboTax Files

Police investigate Sherman ISD data breach

Police warn of Royal Mail scam in Ceredigion, Pembrokeshire and Carmarthenshire

Protecting data in the age of digital health

QBot partners with Egregor ransomware in bot-fueled attacks

Ransomware at peak: Top tips for organizations to withstand an attack

Ransomware attack hits Arizona Judicial Branch's website and limits some services

Report Warns of New Threat from AI-Powered Cyberattacks

Rise of phishing attacks on HMRC poses risk to businesses

Singapore investigating claims Muslim app developer sold user data to US military

Six ways your IT team can overcome remote working risks

Study finds 31% of third-party vendors could cause significant damage to organizations if breached

Suspicious transactions continue to rise

The Importance of TLS/SSL Decryption in a Zero-Trust Model

The malware that usually installs ransomware and you need to remove right away

Think about renewing your information protection measures

Thousands of New Zealanders' email addresses, passwords stolen in data breach

Top 4 Ways to Spot a Spear Phishing Attack

Two Romanians arrested for running three malware services

UK unveils new National Cyber Force to take on cyber adversaries

Web Hosting Provider Managed.com Suffered REvil Ransomware Attack

Websites requiring security software downloads opened door to supply chain attack

What Subdomains Lookup Revealed About Thousands of Microsoft-Related Subdomains

Why AI-powered cyber-attacks are just a matter of time

Why even the best free VPNs are not a risk worth taking

Zero Trust Changes Security From Something You Do to Something You Have

19th November

5 Ways CISOs Can Spread Awareness about Cyber Security

6 ways to defend against a ransomware attack

56% of Organizations Suffered a Ransomware Attack in the Last 12 Months Costing $1.1 Million per Hack

93% of businesses are worried about public cloud security

A perspective on security threats and trends, from inception to impact

Android chat app with 100 million installs exposes private messages

Assault mode: PlayStation 5 launch blighted by widespread phishing attacks

Attacks on Pharma Rise Amid Targeting of #COVID19 Vaccine Development

Australian hospitals are under constant cyber attack. The consequences could be deadly

Beware of scams offering aid

Businesses at Risk of Data-Breach Fines Due to User Error

Canada: Cyber Security Expert Warns Of More Attacks

Canada’s cybersecurity agency warns of online threats that exploit COVID-19 fears

Capcom data breach reveals Sony’s Street Fighter exclusivity over, SF6 could be coming to Xbox

Capcom Ransomware Hack May Have Leaked Unannounced Projects

Chinese Cloud Hopper Attackers Use Zerologon in New Campaign

Cyber crime brings expensive losses for companies, but internal failures most frequent cause of cyber claims

Cyber solutions: How businesses can protect their data and money during a digital crime wave

Cybercriminal Tactics to Change in 2021 to Target Corporate Networks

Cybercriminals Batter Automakers With Ransomware, IP Theft Cyberattacks

Cybersecurity: Why you shouldn’t ignore email security

Cybersecurity Framework: How To Create A Resilience Strategy

Cyble Is Accused of Extorting Data Breach Victims, but the Company Flatly Denies It

Don’t Fall for the Worrisome Termination Email Sent from Your Boss

Educational Institutions Scrambling to Secure Remote Learning

Egregor Ransomware Attack Hijacks Printers to Spit Out Ransom Notes

Facebook Messenger bug allowed Android users to spy on each other

Facebook Messenger bug could have allowed hackers to spy on users

Fredericton experiencing uptick in cyberattack attempts

Google My Business phishing is increasing with hackers developing various ways to gain business controls on local profiles

Google’s free services are now phishing campaign’s best friends

Healthcare Orgs: What You Need to Know About TrickBot and Ryuk

HMRC warning: 'Sophisticated' email scams surge - how to protect yourself

Holiday Shoppers Beware: Tips on Protecting Brand Owners and Consumers from Domain Security Threats

How phishing attacks are exploiting Google's own tools and services

How the Industrial Cloud Gets Hacked

How the pandemic has increased the risk for cybersecurity

How to stay safe shopping online for Black Friday and Cyber Monday

Iowa Hospital Alerts 60K Individuals Affected by June Data Breach

LidarPhone attack converts smart vacuums into microphones

Losses from cyber-attacks surge

Managed.com Hit by REvil Ransomware Attack, $500K Demand

Manufacturing industry overwhelmed by innovative threat actors

Microsoft rolls out protection for critical accounts in Office 365

More crypto-related insecurity: Liquid hacker easily accesses usernames, emails and passwords

More than 60,000 Iowans affected by Mercy Iowa City data breach

Mount Locker ransomware now targets your TurboTax tax returns

New Grelos skimmer variant reveals overlap in Magecart group activities, malware infrastructure

New Ransomware Attacks Pose Costly Threat to Transit Agencies

New Zealand: Did you get a weird text about a UPS package? It’s probably a scam

Phishers Using Redirector Sites with Custom Subdomains for Evasion

Proactively and Securely Reducing Your Organization’s Data Footprint

Publicly Available Exploit Code Gives Attackers 47-Day Head Start

Ransomware changes tactics, targets backups first

Ransomware Cripples IT Systems of Inland Port in Washington State

Ransomware Groups Break Promises, Leak Data Anyway

Ransomware the most common cyber threat to SMBs

Recent Ransomware Attacks on U.S. Hospitals Highlight the Inefficiency of Rules-Based Cybersecurity Solutions

Rising threat of data breaches among enterprises drives growth in network security revenue

Scammer sentenced for stealing $9M from adoption, automotive firms

Self Assessment customers warned about scammers posing as HMRC

Sophos Threat Report: What Three Cybersecurity Trends To Look For In 2021

Sophos Threat Report Flags Ransomware and Other Significant Cyberattack Trends Expected to Shape IT Security In 2021

Survey says Australian companies adopting multi-cloud more likely to pay ransom

The effectiveness of vulnerability disclosure and exploit development

The Importance of Security Strategy Can’t Be Overstated

The North Face forced to reset passwords following cyberattack

The retailer safety guide for the world of online shopping

The UK's new offensive cyber unit takes on organised crime and hostile states

Threat Statistics Are Scary

Tis’ the Season for Online Holiday Shopping; and Phishing

U.S. Oil, NatGas Sector Increasingly Concerned about Cybersecurity Attacks from Foreign Nations

UN and Europol Warn of Growing AI Cyber-Threat

Verizon picks industries that are prime targets for cyber espionage

Why Companies Should Outsource Cybersecurity During COVID and Beyond

Why is SaaS so valuable in a post-Covid-19 business environment?

Yes, people are still using '123456' and 'password' as their password

18th November

42% of UK employers have not added cybersecurity measures

50% of Advanced Phishing Attacks Evade Leading Secure Email Gateways

66% of companies say it would take 5 or more days to fully recover from a ransomware attack ransom not paid

260% increase in attacks using encrypted channels

"123456" tops list of most common passwords for 2020

A New Wrinkle in Ransomware Attacks: Facebook Ads That Pressure Victims

Accused Ringleader of FIN7 Hacking Group Pleads Guilty

Americold Operations Downed by Cyber-Attack

As bitcoin soars, so do ransomware attacks. Is it time to ‘stop the madness?’

As Businesses Move to Multicloud Approach, Ransomware Follows

As COVID-19 vaccine research revs up, so do cyberattacks

Asigra Forecasts Five Ransomware Challenges Expected to Increase Business Risk in 2021

Australian hospitals are under constant cyber attack. The consequences could be deadly

Bank of Ireland scams: Detailed warning of six exact texts used to steal money ahead of Christmas

BlueVoyant Report Reveals Biotech and Pharmaceutical Industry under Aggressive and Targeted Attack

Capcom confirms Ragnar Locker ransomware attack, data exposure

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

Chinese APT FunnyDream Runs Riot in Southeast Asia

Chinese APT10 hackers target Japanese orgs in global campaign

Christmas for Ransomware: How COVID-19 Is Fueling Cybercrime

Cisco Webex bugs allow attackers to join meetings as ghost users

CISOs say a distributed workforce has critically increased security concerns

Covid vaccine will “inevitably” be target of cyberattacks “over the next 12 months”

CrowdStrike Global Survey Reveals Fear of State-Sponsored and Ransomware Attacks Pose Danger of Stifling Future Business Growth in Post COVID-19 World

Cyber-Espionage comes out of the shadows and into the spotlight

Data Leak at Hotel Booking Companies Affected Millions of Guests

Data Privacy: Looking Beyond Consent

Despite Data Breach, Liquid Exchange Continued Listing New Tokens Before Informing Users

Egregor ransomware bombards victims' printers with ransom notes

FBI Guidance Evolves on Ransomware Payments

Flower company New Zealand Bloom targeted in ransomware attack

Flower Firm New Zealand Bloom Victim of Recent Targeted Ransomware Malware

Gaming Company Confirms Ragnar Locker Ransomware Attack

Group calls for personal data breach probe on Muslim app

Hackers with a heart? Cyber crooks seek to provide charitable donations

Hacking group exploits ZeroLogon in automotive, industrial attack wave

Healthcare Systems Remain an Attractive Target for Ransomware Attacks

How remote working poses security risks for your organization

How to improve the security of your public cloud

How to keep COVID-19 vaccines safe from hackers

How to prevent expensive data breaches in the cloud

Increase in Ransomware Sophistication and Leverage of Legacy Malware Predicted for 2021

Jackson County website down after ransomware attack

Keene, New Hampshire, Officials Urge Vigilance After Data Breach

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

Liquid Suffers Users' Data Breach

Major security incidents are the new normal for hospitals and health systems

Mercy Iowa City reports over 60,000 Iowans were affected by data breach

Multi-cloud environments leaving businesses at risk

Navigating Cybersecurity Challenges in Healthcare

New Zealand: Internal Affairs issues warning after hundreds complain about package delivery scam

Officials confirm ransomware cyberattack on New Brunswick municipality's systems

Personal Cyber Insurance: What Is It and Do You Need It?

Pharma Mobile Phishing Attacks Turn to Malware

Pharmaceutical industry sees increase in mobile phishing encounters

Phishing emails double in run up to Black Friday, Cyber Monday

Phishing Is A Gateway To Modern Fraud In Today’s Distributed Workplace - Can AI Stop It?

Ransomware Attack Takes Down Main Jackson County Website

Ransomware attack takes web hosting provider Managed.com servers offline

Ransomware attacks on critical Canadian businesses ‘almost certain’ to continue

Ransomware attacks over SSL increase by 500%

Ransomware Canada 2020: Business Attacks Would Not Slow Down in the Next Two Years - Cyber Experts Warn

Ransomware Response: Time is More Than Just Money

Ransomware still the most common cyber threat to SMBs

Reeling from ransomware attack, Managed.com takes down its entire web hosting infrastructure

REvil ransomware hits Managed.com hosting provider, 500K ransom

Royal Mail scam email: Urgent warning over Christmas 'redirect delivery' con to steal bank details

Saint John officials confirms cyber attack was ransomware

Self Assessment customers warned about scammers posing as HMRC

Sophos identifies top three security trends for 2021

The 2020 Cyber-Espionage Report pulls seven years of data to determine threat actors, motives and actions

The Issue & Impact of Malspam in the U.S. Elections

The Need for Continuous Authentication

The Value of a Compromised Cloud Account

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

Three-Quarters of IT/Security Execs Concerned Over Security of Remote Workforce

Ticketmaster fined £1.25m over customer data breach

Trump Fires CISA Boss Who Said Election Was “Most Secure in History”

Trump fires CISA Director Chris Krebs

UK Data Privacy Regulator Hits Ticketmaster UK With £1.25 Million Fine For Data Breach

US: Biometric Privacy Laws Create New Avenue For Data Breach Class Actions

Use Quarantine in Your Ransomware Recovery

Vertafore data breach affects millions of Texas drivers

WFH leads to surge in mobile phishing and malware attacks targeting pharmaceuticals companies

WhatsApp Ireland sets aside €77.5m for possible data compliance fines

Why it’s time to rethink information security

Why ransomware is still so successful: Over a quarter of victims pay the ransom

17th November

2 in 3 concerned about data breaches during the holiday shopping season

8 members of voice phishing ring arrested in South Korea, China

350,000 people exposed in Capcom data breach - what to do now

Accept your IT security limits and call in the experts

Adult site users targeted with ZLoader malware via fake Java update

Are cyber-attacks a threat to vaccine efforts?

ASPR Warns Ransomware Threat is Persistent, as Actors Leak More Data

Beware SBI customers!: State Bank of India cautions against online fraud

Black Friday and Christmas bargain hunters warned to be on lookout for seasonal scams

Capcom ransomware attack: Gaming details leaked; no ransom paid

Capcom Ransomware Breach May Have Hit 350,000

Changing tactics and targets: five ransomware challenges for 2021

Cisco reveals this critical bug in Cisco Security Manager after exploits are posted – patch now

City of Saint John confirms ransomware virus cyberattack

City of Saint John, New Brunswick hit by cyberattack

Coil payments platform leaks user emails in 'Privacy Policy' update

Companies are paying ransoms

CrowdStrike: Ransomware hit 56% of organizations in last year

CrowdStrike Global Survey Reveals Fear of State-Sponsored and Ransomware Attacks Pose Danger of Stifling Future Business Growth in Post COVID-19 World

Cryptocurrency platform dangles ‘bug bounty’ carrot to hacker who stole $2 million

Cybercrime is maturing. Here are 6 ways organizations can keep up

Cybercrime to Drain $44bn from Russian Economy in 2020

Cybercriminal forum offers Wisconsin voter data for free

Cybercriminals Target Healthcare Industry During The Pandemic

Cybercrooks go phishing for data as more people shop online

Cyberthreat against hospitals 'persistent' with quick activation, feds warn

Employees Have Access to an Average of 10 Million Files

Engaging in diversity, equity, and inclusion for stronger cybersecurity

Explosion in digital commerce pushed fraud incentive levels sky-high

Facebook Data Breach Settlement Moves Forward

Failure to keep up with complexity leaves businesses at ransomware risk

Fighting ransomware, securing links

Growth in cybersecurity has been accelerated by Covid-19 - but will it last?

Hackers target supply chains in South Korea

Halifax: Britons targeted by dangerous text scam - key warning signs

Human assets are instrumental in protecting your virtual and physical assets

ICO fines Ticketmaster UK £1.25 million for 2018 data breach

India sees 37% increase in data breaches, cyber attacks this year

Lazarus misuses legitimate security software in a supply-chain attack in South Korea

Lessons Learned from the Universal Health Services Cyber Attack

Malware activity spikes 128% in Q3

Melbourne firm says Windows ransomware threat dealt with promptly

Microsoft Wants You To Stop Using SMS Verification Messages - Here’s Why You Should Be Concerned

More Ransomware-as-a-Service Operations Seek Affiliates

More than 200 systems infected by new Chinese APT 'FunnyDream'

More than 245,000 Windows systems still remain vulnerable to BlueKeep RDP bug

MSPs taking steps to protect themselves from ransomware

Nigeria: Build Resilience Against Cyber-Attacks, Govt Tells IOCs

Office 365 phishing campaign detects sandboxes to evade detection

Officials confirm cyberattack on Saint John was ransomware

Origin Dollar cryptocurrency hacked to the tune of $7m less than two months after launch

Over 34 Million Records From 17 Companies Including Lazada and Eatigo Listed for Sale on Hacker Forum

Over 80,000 ID Cards and Fingerprint Scans Exposed in Cloud Leak

Over half of remote workers admit to using rogue tools their IT teams don't know about

Phishing attacks surge ahead of Black Friday and Cyber Monday

Phishing emails double in run up to Black Friday, Cyber Monday

Phishing for pharma formulas

Ragnar Locker ransomware gang strikes Street Fighter maker Capcom

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

Ransomware Groups Team Up, as Hackers Shift into Cloud Operations

Ransomware Operator Promotes Distributed Storage for Stolen Data

Ransomware stats overload risks confusing buyers

Ransomware top loss cause for small, medium business

Redefining the Cybersecurity strategy associated with Data breach?

Researchers warn of internet security risks connected to Tesla Backup Gateway

Russian, North Korean hacker groups targeted COVID-19 research companies in India, elsewhere: Microsoft

Russian hackers target Covid 19 researchers

Secure access at heart of remote working

Self Assessment customers warned about scammers posing as HMRC

Service NSW expecting cyber attack to set it back AU$7m in legal and investigation costs

The Biggest ICO Fines Ever Issued

To Pay or Not to Pay: Responding to Ransomware From a Lawyer's Perspective

To pay, or not to pay, that is the question: How should businesses respond to a ransomware attack?

Toledo Public Schools sends cyber attack explanation letter to parents

Two Challenges Government Cybersecurity Needs to Address

UK Firms Least Likely to Pay Ransom Globally

Verizon Releases First Cyber-Espionage Report

Web hosting provider exposes details of millions of clients in serious security lapse

When are schools required to report personal data breaches?

Why biometrics will not fix all your authentication woes

Why Cybersecurity isn’t What You Think it is

16th November

3.2 million records from free TV site leaked on the Dark Web

4 ways to keep your company's and customers' data private and build trust

5 Ways of Training Your Employees to Avoid Phishing Emails

8 members of voice phishing ring arrested amid suspicions of link to North Korea hacker

17 HIPAA settlements in 2020

Absurd U.S. Treasury ransomware policy will upend the cyber industry

Amazon warning: Britons hit by scam ahead of Black Friday sales

Animal Jam was hacked, and data stolen. Here’s what parents need to know

Annapolis, Maryland, System Nearly Repaired After Cyberissues

Apple illegally tracks iPhone users to target them with ads, EU privacy activism group claims in lawsuit

Aussie security leaders call for more cyber visibility

Aussies Warned On PayPal Scam

Black Friday and Christmas shoppers warned of online scams

Breakdown of a Break-in: A Manufacturer's Ransomware Response

Breaking Down the North Face Credential Stuffing Attack

Brits warned to be on high alert to ‘scumbag’ fraudsters preying on hopes of Pfizer vaccine to steal information

Capcom: Up to 350,000 people could be affected by ransomware leak

Capcom confirms "approx 350,000" items of personal info stolen in ransomware hack

Capcom confirms data breach after gamers' data stolen in cyberattack

Capcom confirms huge data breach

Capcom employee info, game details exposed by severe ransomware attack

Capcom Explains What Hackers Stole in Ransomware Attack

Capcom hack: Up to 350,000 people's information stolen

Capcom ransomware leak reveals Monster Hunter Rise & Stories 2 coming to PC and new Ace Attorney Collection for Switch

Capcom Reports Data Breach That Exposed Personal Information

Check Point tracks Windows Pay2Key ransomware to alleged Iranian source

Check, Please! Adding up the Costs of a Financial Data Breach

Cleanup from Saint John cyberattack could last months, says cyber security expert

Cold storage giant Americold hit by cyberattack, services impacted

Could vaccine endeavors be undermined by ransomware?

Court Preliminarily Approves Facebook Data Breach Settlement

Covid-19 leads to sharp increase in phishing attacks

Covid-19 vaccine developers actively targeted by state-funded APTs

Crypto company offers bounty to hackers that stole $2M – a slap in the face to threat researchers

Cult videogame company Capcom pays a big round $0.00 to ransomware crooks

Cyber-attack disruption could last for months, says council

Cyber-Criminal Fined $300,000 for Pipeline Attacks

Cyberattacks on Ed-Tech Companies Rare, But Hugely Disruptive, Report Finds

Cybersecurity is personal

Data breach affects 10,000 tested for COVID-19 in Delaware

Data Protection: Why It Matters to Everyone and How to Protect It

Data Security For Remote Learning Takes Shared Responsibility

Delaware Division of Public Health reports data breach

Dozens of ransomware gangs partner with hackers to extort victims

Experts warn consumers of cybersecurity threats as the holidays approach

Following a recent data breach, leaks suggest that Capcom is localizing The Great Ace Attorney and its sequel onto Nintendo Switch

Grab removes payment on gaming sites, users lodge police report over unauthorised transactions

Hackers increasingly reaping the benefits of the cloud

Healthcare Data Breaches to Triple in 2021

Healthcare organizations are sitting ducks for attacks and breaches

Help Stop Ransomware Attacks at Your Hospital

Hong Kong regulator warns against fraudulent broker website

How 5G is Expanding the Attack Surface

How a move to the cloud can improve disaster recovery plans

How AI May Finally Win the War Against Email Phishing Attacks

How To Avoid Holiday Shopping Scams And Keep Your Data Safe

Human error blamed in Welsh Covid-19 patient data leak

Immutable storage: What it is, why it's used and how it works

India's biggest online grocer alerted to breach, sale of 20m users' data

IT Leaders Reliant on Data for Threat Insight

Jumbo, Easy and Disco data privacy would depend on paying a ransom in bitcoin

Jupyter trojan: Newly discovered malware stealthily steals usernames and passwords

Kaspersky discovers Ghimob banking malware targets mobile users worldwide

Keeping track of who’s tracking you

Kenya: Hospitals Under Major Threat of Hackers

Lazarus malware strikes South Korean supply chains

LinkedIn Phishing Scams Most Clicked With a 47% Open Rate in Q3 2020

Loyalty fraud is on the rise — here’s what happens when your points are stolen

Malware Infects Over 2800 Shops Running Outdated Magento 1

Managing risk remains a significant challenge

Meet the hackers who earn millions for saving the web: How bug bounties are changing cybersecurity

Microsoft: Authenticator More Secure than SMS for One-Time Passwords

Microsoft Highlights Important Security Topics in National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

Microsoft President Calls for Global Crackdown on Cyberattacks

More Cyberattacks in the First Half of 2020 Than in All of 2019

New Windows ransomware RegretLocker encrypts virtual disks as well

NiceHash returns 100% of stolen funds

North Korean hackers targeting COVID-19 vaccine research firms, Microsoft warns

Outsourcing espionage: A new era in cyber crime

People can’t resist opening LinkedIn phishing emails

Phishing email subject lines your employees need to recognize

Ransomware Attacks Create Pressing Need for Secure Backup as a Service

Ransomware Attacks Present a Growing Threat to Financial Institutions

Remote workers more at risk for social engineered deception and cyberattack

Remote workforce fuels increase in ransomware attacks

‘Resident Evil’ game maker Capcom confirms data breach after ransomware attack

Retailers should safeguard digital storefronts as cyberattacks increase

Rethink Cybersecurity: Secure Your Industrial Enterprise

RiskIQ tracks wave of skimming attacks to variant of old skimmer

Rolling into 2021: Prepare for more cyber security risk

Royal Mail customers urged to watch out for delivery scam

Russian and North Korean Groups Still Targeting #COVID19 Vaccine Firms

Saint John city hall silent on cyberattack details

Scams galore in the name of Covid cure

Scammers Expose Facebook Data Haul of 13 Million Records

SEC Issues Corporate Fraud Warning As BEC Scams Climb

Security teams need visibility into the threats targeting remote workers

Security Warning From Facebook Following The Cases Of Numerous Stolen Passwords

ShinyHunters Target Numerous Firms In A Recent Wave Of Data Breaches

Snuffing out a phishing attack before it’s got started is easier than you think

SSL-Based Cyberattacks Increase By 260%; Healthcare Most Targeted

State-backed hackers are disrupting COVID-19 vaccine efforts

Street Fighter maker Capcom hit by hack compromising personal data of gamers

Study: Call for International Cooperation in Fight Against Crypto-Related Crime

Targeted Spear-Phishing on the Rise

The Convergence of Ransomware and Public Relations

The ransomware landscape is more crowded than you think

The seven elements of successful DDoS defence

Three Ways Your Company Can Avoid A Security Breach

Ticketmaster UK to appeal against £1.25m fine for customer data breach

TrickBot Spear-Phishing Campaign Deploys Malware for Remote Access

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS): More than 2 Million patients affected by breaches reported in October

U.S. Hospitals are the Target of Ransomware Attacks

Up to 350,000 files stolen in ransomware attack on Japanese gaming giant Capcom

Up to 350,000 people at risk after Capcom ransomware attack

Vastaamo: Patients can now get personal data via encrypted email

Vertafore Data Breach Exposed 28 Million Texas Driver’s License Records

Why cybersecurity should mean everything to every tax pro

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