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Monday, 14 December 2020

Data Breaches Digest - Week 51 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 14th December and 20th December 2020.


20th December

72% of Covid-related cyberattacks coming via fake emails in India

Banks need to carry out phishing exercise regularly to evaluate and correct the glitches

COVID-19 vaccines are on the way...But so are scams

Darlington firm's top three cyber breaches of 2020

DVLA warning to drivers over dangerous scams thousands have already fallen for

Flavors designer Symrise halts production after Clop ransomware attack

GenRx Pharmacy reveals data security incident

Is Windows Defender Good Enough to Protect Your PC?

Predictions for Cybersecurity in 2021

Restructuring of networks amid pandemic made India vulnerable to ransomware

Shipping Scams Up 440% Amid Record Online Shopping

Thailand: E-banking scams take new guise

Trezor warns of phishing attack targeting users

19th December

Browser Extension Malware: Google Chrome & Microsoft Edge Add-Ons To Avoid

Cybersecurity remains investment priority despite overall IT budget cuts: Kaspersky

Fake Cyberpunk 2077 Android App Delivering Ransomware

FBI Issues Warning To Private Sector About Crypto Ransom Calls From Ransomware Gangs

FBI Warns Ransomware Gangs Are Harassing Victims via Telephone Calls to Pay Crypto Ransoms

Federal government seizes websites that spoofed biotech companies

Gitpaste-12 worm botnet returns with 30+ vulnerability exploits

Google explains the cause of the recent YouTube, Gmail outage

Home Working Presents A New Type Of Challenge For The IT Team

It’s time to stop using passwords – At least, that’s what Microsoft thinks

Microsoft identifies more than 40 organizations targeted in massive cyber breach

Nebraska Methodist Health System details security breach involving vendor

Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen (RDOS) receives low security grade in wake of ransomware cyberattack

Renewable Energy Startup People’s Energy Attacked by Cyber Thieves

Shoppers Beware: Scammers Are Sending Fake Shipping Notifications to Steal Your Info

The Cyberpunk 2077 'Mobile' Version Is Actually Ransomware

The Scammer's Toolbox: How Cyber Criminals Pursue Swindles And Phishing With Email

The SolarWinds cyberattack: The hack, the victims, and what we know

Trump: China not Russia may be behind cyberattack

Trump downplays impact of massive hacking, questions Russia involvement

Zero-Hour Phishing Attack on Google’s App Engine Targeting Office 365 Users Pushes Holiday Spike Above 100%

18th December

5G standalone networks may have more vulnerabilities than you think

7 Online Banking Security Tips for Africans

2020 broke cybersecurity records, here’s what’s to come in the new year

A remote holiday season: Top tips to boost security as cyber hygiene diminishes

Alleged Russian cyber attack allegedly exposed US deep state secrets through "Orion" data breach

Apple, Google, Microsoft, and Mozilla ban Kazakhstan's MitM HTTPS certificate

Assurances sought Moray ambulance staff hit by data breach are receiving support

Beware of cybercriminals: Keep your guard up during the last-minute shopping frenzy

Biggest Healthcare Security Threats, Ransomware Trends into 2021

Bondgate IT highlights the significant cyber breaches of 2020

Bouncy Castle Bug Puts Bcrypt Passwords at Risk

Business Email Compromise attacks have surged in popularity over 2020, says new Barracuda research

Business email compromise (BEC) makes up 12% of the spear-phishing

Businesses brace for Covid-related phishing surge next year

Chinese Hackers Target Flipkart, Amazon Sales For Shopping Scams

Christmas: It’s the Most Vulnerable Time of the Year

Corporate sector raising its guard against new-age risks like cyber attack, phishing

COVID-19 has not slowed global zero trust implementations

Cybercrime Expected to Rise At an Unprecedented Rate in 2021

Cyber insurance: What it covers, how much it costs to protect yourself

Cybersecurity Advisory for K-12 Educational Institutions

Data breaches increase with COVID, criminal sophistication

Decade-Long Data Silo to Address Google-Fitbit Privacy Concerns

Despite training, employees still fall for phishing attacks

Dutch police confirm hack of Donald Trump's Twitter account

Ensuring Security and Privacy While Remote Working

Enterprise phishing scams on the rise: Don’t overlook user error

FBI & Interpol disrupt Joker's Stash, the internet's largest carding marketplace

FBI Warns of DoppelPaymer Ransomware Attack Surge

Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology (GMIT) data breach shows ugly reality behind screen of aspirational inclusivity

Government Accountability Office (GAO) slams federal agencies for IT supply chain risk

Greater Baltimore Medical Center (GBMC) Nurse: Hospital ‘Crippled’ By Ransomware Cyberattack

Hackers accessed systems at the National Nuclear Security Administration

Hackers attack People’s Energy’s customer database

Hackers use mobile emulators to steal millions of dollars from bank accounts

Half of Businesses Had No Remote Working Plans Before Coronavirus

Hotels.com, Expedia Sued Over Data Breach

How the Indian healthcare industry can be safeguarded against cyber threats

How to lock down your Microsoft Account and keep it safe from outside attackers

How to Not Fall for a Charity Scam This Holiday Season

Imagining a professional life without passwords

Insider Threats: What Are They, Really?

“Is it you in the video?” – don’t fall for this Messenger scam

Key questions to ask to effectively recover from a cyberattack

Kubernetes MiTM Vulnerability Underscores Need for Virtual Patching

Microsoft: 2020 was the year we almost said goodbye to passwords

Microsoft and 40+ Customers Hit in Russian Espionage Attack

Microsoft identifies 40+ victims of SolarWinds hack, 80% from US

Microsoft says it identified 40+ victims of the SolarWinds hack

Microsoft was also a victim of the SolarWinds supply chain hack

MountLocker Ransomware Service Gaining Steam with Affiliates

NSA warns of federated login abuse for local-to-cloud attacks

NSA warns of hackers forging cloud authentication information

Online shoppers more concerned about deliveries than personal security

Opportunities and pitfalls in healthcare IoT

‘People’s Energy’ Announces Data Breach Affecting All Customers

People's Energy data breach affects all 270,000 customers

People’s Energy Data Breach Impacts 270,000 Customers

Predicting 2021 in cybersecurity: DDoS attacks, 5G speed, AI security, and more

Ransomware As Reminder: Back To Basics Of Cyber Readiness

Ransomware’s Next Nasty Surprise: Pay Up Or We’ll Brick Your PC’s UEFI Firmware

Senators push for an investigation into education ransomware conundrum

Service NSW not effectively handling private information: NSW Auditor-General

Service NSW told to urgently improve data handling after cyber attack

SolarWinds-related cyberattacks pose grave risk to government and private sector, says CISA

Stealthy Magecart malware mistakenly leaks list of hacked stores

The 5 Vulnerabilities Hackers Utilised Most in 2020

The hidden fraud danger of the 2020 holidays: Focus on accounts

The security cost of accelerated cloud adoption

This fake Cyberpunk 2077 download is really ransomware: What to do

Two-thirds of businesses anticipating rise in Covid-themed phishing attacks in 2021

Two-thirds of businesses bracing for Covid-themed phishing surge in new year

UK businesses expect surge in COVID-themed phishing attacks

UK Energy Firm Suffers Data Breach Impacting Entire Customer Database

Utility supplier People’s Energy has entire customer list stolen

WatchGuard report tracks rise of network attacks in Q3

What does the future of infosecurity entail?

What is typosquatting? A simple but effective attack technique

Why are we still falling for phishing attacks?

Why you don’t have to trade agility or collaboration for data security

Why you should be wary of 'delivery companies' this Christmas

Will the US Move to a Federal Privacy Law in 2021?

17th December

5 ways to lock down your Microsoft 365 account and keep hackers out

2021 Cybersecurity Predictions

A first-hand account of ransomware: To pay or not to pay

Analysis of 5G Network Security Reveals Attack Possibilities

Attackers can exploit vulnerabilities in new 5G networks to steal subscriber data and impersonate users

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) sues Facebook over user data breach

Barracuda Researchers Say Hackers Know Their Targets, Getting Smarter

Bouncy Castle crypto authentication bypass vulnerability revealed

Business Email Compromise (BEC) Hits Double Digits as COVID-19 Scams Abound

CISA: Hackers breached US govt using more than SolarWinds backdoor

CISA confirms ‘active exploitation’ of SolarWinds software

Cost savings and security are key drivers of MSP adoption

Could Universities’ Use of Surveillance Software Be Putting Students at Risk?

Cyber incidents up by more than a third with retail and manufacturing hardest hit

Cybercriminals target Covid-19 vaccines

Cyberhackers on the loose - Top ways to keep your business safe from cyberhacks

DoppelPaymer Ransomware Attack Disrupts Foxconn’s Operations in the Americas, Hackers Delete Terabytes of Data, Demand $34 Million

Educate, patch, survive, repeat — the 2021 Sophos Threat Report

Energy firm customers urgently warned data has been breached in hack

Enterprises brace for COVID-themed phishing surge in new year

Executives believe cyber warfare is most dangerous threat to the enterprise

Experts Urge Users to Ignore Facebook Christmas Bonus Scam

FBI, CISA officially confirm US govt hacks after SolarWinds breach

Few Of The Top 100 Retailers Are Protected By DMARC, Study Finds

Financial Services Industry Under Attack from a Surge in Credential Stuffing

Forward Air likely hit in cyberattack, experts say

Get the attacker’s view on your cyber defence

Global account fraud decreased 23% in 2020

Hackney cyber attack causes property buyers’ deals to fall through

How employees view and manage company security

How to Manage Shadow IT for the Benefit of Business and Employees

How to protect your organization following the SolarWinds compromise

How using tactical literacy makes it harder for cybercriminals to fool end users

Investigation launched as medical details of patients found lying in street

Iranian nation-state hackers linked to Pay2Key ransomware

Irish DPA Issues €450,000 Fine Against Twitter for Data Breach Following EDPB Decision under the GDPR Consistency Mechanism

Let’s backup for a second - Why cloud needs better protection

Malicious Browser Extensions for Social Media Infect Millions of Systems

Malicious Chrome and Edge Extensions Affect Millions of Users

Microsoft confirms breach in SolarWinds hack, denies infecting others

Microsoft confirms it was also breached in recent SolarWinds supply chain hack

Migration delays prevent AD-centric zero trust security framework adoption

Mitigating Healthcare Ransomware Attacks

People's Energy data breach affects all 270,000 customers

People’s Energy suffers major breach with 250k customers’ details stolen

Phishing Scam Asking Recipients To Validate Information Appears To Target TDLR Licensees

Phone scammers were able to get 270% more personal information in 2020 than in 2019

Police warn of covid vaccination scams in Scarborough area

Ransomware 2.0 uses ‘pressure tactic’ to prey on organizations’ digital reputation in APAC

Ransomware and Cyber-Extortion Payments Double in 2020

Ransomware masquerades as mobile version of Cyberpunk 2077

Royal Mail and DPD are warning about a fake Christmas delivery scam - what to look out for

Russia's Hack Wasn't Cyberwar. That Complicates US Strategy

Safe Storage: Hacks vs. Vulnerabilities

Siam Commercial Bank issues warning to customers after mobile app scam

'SocGholish' Attack Framework Powers Surge in Drive-By Attacks

SolarWinds hackers breach US nuclear weapons agency

Spotify experiences yet another data breach

Stress levels are rising, but that doesn’t have to mean more security incidents

The evolution of cybersecurity accessibility

The worst bugs in the top programming languages

These Three Trends Will Shape Security And IT Challenges In 2021

This ‘off the shelf’ Tor backdoor malware is now a firm favorite with ransomware operators

Three million users installed 28 malicious Chrome or Edge extensions

Tor malware is becoming a worryingly popular ransomware tool

Trump remains silent as massive cyber hack poses 'grave risk' to government

Two-Thirds of Orgs Expect Increase in #COVID19 Phishing Attacks Next Year

US think tank breached three times in a row by SolarWinds hackers

What Are the Best Ways to Prevent Ransom Attacks?

When zombie malware leads to big-money ransomware attacks

Why you should be wary of 'delivery companies' this Christmas

Windows backdoor SystemBC being used by RaaS affiliates

WordPress plugin with 5 million installs has a critical vulnerability

Zero-trust is the new Safe

16th December

1 in 5 employees fall for phishing emails even after security training

5 Cybersecurity Predictions for 2021

14 tips to prevent business email compromise

45 million medical images left exposed online

Accelerated cloud migration may leave business data insecure

Beware of coronavirus scams, says the FBI

Cost of ransomware attacks doubles

COVID-19 vaccine scam emails, texts target anxiety about coronavirus pandemic

Cruise company hit by ‘comprehensive’ cyberattack

Cyber insurance leaves something to be desired after turbulent 2020

Cyberattack on Independence Systems Causes Bill-Paying Delay

Cybereason uncovers new malware targeting high ranking officials in Middle East

Cybersecurity employee training: How to build a solid plan

DNS threats expected to explode over the holiday period

Double extortion raising the stakes for ransomware victims

E-Commerce Skimming is the New POS Malware

Emulated mobile devices used to steal millions from US, EU banks

Essex Trading Standards warns of scammers offering vaccine

FBI says DoppelPaymer ransomware gang is harassing victims who refuse to pay

FireEye, Microsoft create kill switch for SolarWinds backdoor

Galway Mayo Institute of Technology (GMIT): Call for unconscious bias training after 'unacceptable' comments by lecturers

Here's how many documents Hall County has to restore electronically after ransomware attack

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) discloses critical zero-day in server management software

High-security registration plate: Bookmyhsrp hacked, no data breach reported

How cybercriminals are taking advantage of deals and discounts this holiday season

How employees can be more cybersecurity conscious

How Hackers Are Targeting COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Chains

How Managed Detection and Response (MDR) Can Help Protect Your Organization 24/7

How SaaS solutions can boost data protection to new heights

How Spin-a-wheel scam is ‘phishing’ for users

How to avoid getting caught in ransomware's crosshairs

Is it Time to Rethink Cybersecurity Training?

K-12 Schools Need to Take Cyberattacks More Seriously

Lithuania Suffers "Most Complex" Cyber-attack in Years

Malicious Chrome, Edge extensions with 3 Million installs still in stores

Malicious RubyGems packages used in cryptocurrency supply chain attack

Massive hack of US government launches search for answers as Russia named top suspect

Microsoft Set to Block SolarWinds Orion Binaries

Microsoft to quarantine SolarWinds apps linked to recent hack starting tomorrow

Millions of Android phone users ‘at risk of being hacked’ due to poor update support

New Account Fraud Surges 28% in the UK as Global Rates Drop

New Goontact 'Sextortion' Malware Infecting Thousands of Android and iOS Devices

New Goontact spyware discovered targeting Android and iOS users

New spyware used by sextortionists to blackmail iOS and Android users exposed by Lookout

Paying that ransom request could land you in legal trouble for sanctions violations

Personal information of Callowland residents accidentally leaked

Phishing Campaigns Targeting Office 365 Credentials, Spoofing Exchange

Phishing scam email appears to target Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation (TDLR) licensees, says agency

Ransomware Attackers Using SystemBC Malware With RAT and Tor Proxy

Ransomware gangs automate payload delivery with SystemBC malware

Recent Spear-Phishing Attacks Originate From Legit Accounts

Retailers report rising loss from organized theft

Scammers set up Westpac site to steal customers' credentials

Security automation: Time for a new playbook

Service NSW data breach affected 80,000 fewer people than first thought

Service NSW finds cyber attack impacted 80,000 fewer customers

Sextortionists Deploy New Spyware

SMBs face up to cybersecurity risk in remote work era

Social engineering: How psychology and employees can be part of the solution

Society at Increasingly High Risk of Cyber-Attacks

SolarWinds: Why the Sunburst hack is so serious

SolarWinds hackers’ capabilities include bypassing MFA

SolarWinds said no other products were compromised in recent hack

Sophos Reports On How SystemBC Has Developed Into An Off-The-Shelf Tor Backdoor Used By Ransomware Operators

Subway customers targeted by hackers - what to look out for

Swedish university fined $66,000 for GDPR violations

Take these seven steps to never fall prey to IT security threats

The year's biggest cyber security stories

Top security & compliance risks in Telehealth

Total Published CVEs Hits Record High for Fourth Year

Trezor Warns Wallet Users of Phishing Attack Linked to Ledger Hack

Twitter Fined €450K in Ireland – DPC Cites Data Breach And Privacy Issues

Vulnerable targeted by Covid vaccine scammers

Watchdog criticises finance co-op Desjardins over data breach

What Happens to My Personal Information After a Data Breach?

What should happen in 2021 - but won't

Why Higher Ed Needs Better Protection from Modern Ransomware Attacks

Why the US government hack is literally keeping security experts awake at night

With AI maturing, are humans still needed to fight cybercrime?

15th December

4 cyber security trends set to influence remote work in 2021

4 Questions CIOs Must Ask About Data Storage Security

5 biggest ransomware attacks of all time

7 online scams you need to be aware of this Christmas

42% of security leaders said the pandemic has changed their cybersecurity priorities

70% of U.S. employees believe it’s their company’s job to defend against workplace hacks

95% of Organizations Admit To at Least One Successful Application Exploit in Past

2020 was a disaster, but the pandemic put security in the spotlight

2021 Cybersecurity Outlook: Thinking Beyond Security Basics and Returning to Normal

2021 will be a cybercrime bruiser

67,000 patient records exposed in California hospital ransomware attack

Academics turn RAM into Wi-Fi cards to steal data from air-gapped systems

Back to Basics: Why 2021 Needs to Be All About Backup

Better Business Bureau Warns of Scams as COVID-19 Vaccine Arrives in Texas

Beware: New malwares target users in UAE, region for espionage

Bugcrowd Study Reveals 65% Increase in Discovery of High-Risk Vulnerabilities in 2020 Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Businesses Often Do Not Inform Customers of Tracking

California Hospital Notifies 67k Patients of Data Breach

Combating the Rising Cyber Threat Against Industrial Control Systems (ICS)

Countries that retaliate too much against cyberattacks make things worse for themselves

Customers told to beware of parcel delivery scams in run up to Christmas

Cyber crime victims in the Netherlands not reporting offences

Cyber experts warn of 'Track My Package Scams' ahead of Christmas

Data breach at Canadian financial services firm Desjardins highlights perils of insider threats

Data breaches: Why and how to handle the attack

DHS, CISA and NCSC Issue Warnings After SolarWinds Attack

Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) issues urgent scam warning to drivers

EU, Britain to toughen rules, fines for tech giants

First CCPA Settlement Reached in Hanna Andersson Case

Frauds galore in the name of ‘Work From Home’

Global ‘spam wave’ could be a sign of a test of a new attack vector

Gmail down again? Users are reporting a variety of problems

Gmail hit by a second outage within a single day

Google outage caused by critical system running out of storage

Government Threatens Tech Firms with Fines of 10% of Turnover

Hackers Steal $8.2M Worth of NXM Tokens from Nexus Mutual CEO’s

High-risk vulnerabilities discovery increased 65% in 2020

Hospitals are leaving millions of sensitive medical images exposed online

Households should beware of fraudsters posing as delivery firms, says UK Finance

How to prepare for quantum computing cybersecurity threats

How understanding cognitive science can strengthen cybersecurity's weak links

IBM Trusteer Exposes Massive Fraud Operation Facilitated by Evil Mobile Emulator Farms

Immutable Data Architectures: A Defensive Hybrid Cloud Posture Against Ransomware

Indian bank IDFC denies it was affected by Windows ransomware

Ireland's hospitals at risk of deadly cyber-attacks, leading security expert warns

Irish hospitals vulnerable to cyber attacks as ransomware on the rise

IRS warns of scam texts claiming to send fake stimulus check

Leaked data records surge to 36 billion worldwide in 2020

Major Norway cruise line Hurtigruten hit by 'comprehensive' ransomware cyberattack

Major Resident Evil 8 spoilers and ending leaked online

Medical Imaging Leaks Highlight Unhealthy Security Practices

Medical scans of millions of patients exposed online

Microsoft and industry partners seize key domain used in SolarWinds hack

Microsoft to quarantine compromised SolarWinds binaries tomorrow

Millions of Medical Imaging Files Freely Accessible on Unprotected Servers

Missouri City Still Recovering from Ransomware Attack

Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine Data Breach: Hackers Gain Access to Pre-Submission Documents

Molerats APT: New Malware and Techniques in Middle East Espionage Campaign

More than half of organizations don’t have an insider risk response plan

New Windows malware may soon target Linux, macOS devices

Nowhere to Hide: Don't Let Your Guard Down This Holiday Season

Over 45 million medical images exposed by healthcare organisations

Over 45 Million Sensitive Medical Images Exposed on Surface Web

Pandemic year increases bug bounties and report submissions

Philippines: Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) directs banks to intensify cybersecurity

Phishing tricks that really work – and how to avoid them

Programming language security: These are the worst bugs for each top language

Ransomware and IP Theft: Top COVID-19 Healthcare Security Scares

Ransomware attack causing billing delays for Missouri city

Ransomware outed as cause of State Transit Authority outage

Regulatory Crackdown on Ransomware

Resident Evil 8 Story And Ending Leaked By Ransomware Attackers

Saint John staff tight-lipped as city recovers from cyber attack

Smithfield, Surry utility bills impacted by ransomware

SolarWinds: Our Office 365 Emails Were Compromised

SolarWinds FTP credentials were leaking on GitHub in November 2019

SolarWinds Hack Could Affect 18K Customers

Sonoma Valley Hospital notifies patients affected by ransomware attack

Spotify Resets Passwords After Leaking User Data to Partners

Staying Alert to the Growing Dangers of Cybercrime

Subway Sandwich Loyalty-Card Users Suffer Ham-Handed Phishing Scam

Thailand: Dozens cry foul after falling victim to phishing scam

The Continuous Evolution of Cyber-Attacks

The most vulnerable time of the year: Britons bombarded with fake emails as fraudsters impersonate DPD and Royal Mail to grab personal and card details

The Pandemic Struck, and Cyber Criminals Went to Work

Threat intelligence platforms underpin security efficiency and effectiveness

Tips For a More CyberSafe Remote Work Experience

Top 5 Cyber Events 2020

Twitter fined ~$550k over a data breach in Ireland’s first major GDPR decision

Twitter fined by EU data protection watchdog for GDPR breach

Twitter Fined Half A Million Dollars For Late Data Breach Reporting

Twitter Fined Half a Million Dollars for Privacy Violation

Twitter Fined In Europe For Delay In Disclosing Data Breach

Twitter slapped with €450,000 fine over a data breach in Ireland

U.S. Cybersecurity Officials: K-12 Schools Are Increasingly Targeted By Hackers

UK plans big fines for online companies over harmful content

Warnings to be 'extra vigilant' of scams while Christmas shopping

What are the Russian hackers searching for this time?

Which hacker group is most like your astrological sign?

Why the human factor matters in cybersecurity – and how to deal with it

Year In Review: Ransomware

14th December

10 common types of malware and how to combat the threat

67,000 hospital patients notified about data breach

As Vaccine Rollout Begins, Officials Warn of Potential COVID-19 Scams

Attacker dwell time: Ransomware's most important metric

Attackers hit US Treasury through Microsoft Office 365; SolarWinds opens door to others

Australian travel agency criticized over coding event that exposed sensitive user data to external software developers

BD calls for 'Zero Trust' to combat rising healthcare hacking amid pandemic

Catches of the month: Phishing scams for December 2020

CISA calls on public and private agencies to shutdown use of SolarWinds Orion products due to active security breach

CISA, FBI, MS-ISAC Release Advisory on Cyber Threats Targeting K-12 Distance Learning

Clop Ransomware Encrypts E-Land Retail Computers After Stealing 2 Million Credit Card Details Using POS Malware

Combating insider threats in the age of remote work

Confidence in print security drops and data breach costs rise

Counterfeit Covid-19 Vaccines are Being Offered on the Dark Web

Covid-19 prompting more fraud

Covid-19 ‘Vaccines’ Touted for Just $250 on Darknet

Critical Golang XML parser bugs can cause SAML authentication bypass

Cyber crime tactics evolve amid coronavirus crisis

Cybersecurity experts hail new IoT law

Cybersecurity firm warns vs ‘Ransomware 2.0’, ‘pressure tactics’

Cybersecurity in 2021: 5 Trends Security Pros Need to Know

Cybersecurity remains an important investment priority despite budget cuts in IT

Data Leak Exposes Details of Two Million Chinese Communist Party Members

Data leak reveals 'members' of China's Communist Party working in global firms, consulates

DeathStalker: A detailed look at a mercenary APT group that targets businesses in Middle East

Desjardins at fault for huge data breach, say privacy commissioners

Desjardins had 'series of gaps' in system, leading to massive data breach

Email systems breached at the US Treasury and Commerce Departments

FBI investigating ransomware attack on Weslaco school district

#FightFraud: A Safety Guide for Online Shopaholics

Former Cisco Engineer Gets Two Years for $2.4M WebEx Attack

FortiGuard Labs: A look at emerging threats in 2021

From weaponized AI to threats against the vaccine rollout, here are 6 cybersecurity trends to watch in 2021

Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology (GMIT) apologises for 'data breach' after lecturers recorded discussing student grades

Gmail 'hacked': Google users warned of massive data breach after global outage

Hackers breached U.S. government agencies via compromised SolarWinds Orion software

Hackers line up for bumper payday ahead of record breaking Black Friday

Hackers Selling 85,000 MySQL Databases On Dark Web

Hacking group’s new malware abuses Google and Facebook services

How COVID-19 has impacted the security threat landscape

How it Works: Machine Learning Against Email Phishing

How scammers target PayPal users and how you can stay safe

How the Ransomware Attack on TSYS Could Be an Early Indicator of Bad News to Come

How to protect your ecommerce data from disaster in 2021

How to recover from ransomware when prevention fails

How to Spot the Retail Scams in Your Inbox This Holiday Season

How To Support a Zero Trust Model with Automation

Improve Healthcare Security with These 5 Steps

Indiana Supreme Court deciding whether ransomware attacks are covered by insurance

Indications Suggest That Iranians Are Behind a String of Cyberattacks on Israeli Companies

Intel’s AI Developer Habana Labs Suffered Pay2Key Ransomware Attack

Into the cyber wilderness: The rise of big game hunting

Is it Time for the Network to Shoulder More of the Burden of Information Security?

Latest cyber security worry - covid vaccines 'on sale'

Ledger Scammers Reportedly Go Trans-Wallet & Target Trezor Users

Ledger Users Lose 60 BTC As a Result of a Phishing Attack

Microsoft, FireEye confirm SolarWinds supply chain attack

MoleRats using Facebook, Dropbox, Google Docs to spread malware

MountLocker ransomware now working through criminal affiliates

New York warns truck drivers about DOT-related ‘phishing scam’

Norway’s Hurtigruten Hit By Major IT Hack

Norwegian cruise company Hurtigruten hit by cyberattack

Norwegian cruise liner Hurtigruten sustains cyber attack

Phishing attack against Ledger now targets Trezor bitcoin wallets

Phishing Campaign Uses Outlook Migration Message

Phishing with Zoom

PLEASE_READ_ME Ransomware Campaign Targeting MySQL Servers

POS terminals may have some serious security vulnerabilities

Predictions on the 2021 cybersecurity landscape

Ransomware Attack Disrupts Systems in Independence, Missouri

Ransomware Attack Hits Major Service Provider For Accounting And Healthcare Organizations

Ransomware is a rapidly evolving threat for healthcare. Here's how we'll fight it

Remote and cloud-based systems to be ruthlessly targeted next year

Russian Hackers Steal Data for Months in Global Supply Chain Attacks

SEC filings: SolarWinds says 18,000 customers were impacted by recent hack

Security Advisory Regarding SolarWinds Supply Chain Compromise

Series of gaps allowed massive Desjardins data breach, privacy watchdog says

Spotify Changes Passwords After Another Data Breach

Spotify notifies customers of breach, files under CCPA

Spotify security vulnerability exposed personal data to business partners

State Bank of India (SBI) sounds alert for bank account holders over fake messages, phishing

Students targeted with university-themed phishing emails

Subway customers complain they're being served up phishing emails

The 5 most significant cyberattacks in healthcare for 2020

Third-party online assets a growing security risk for retailers

To which risks are a remote workforce exposed?

Two months after cyber attack, essential services remain paralysed

UK secret services probe Russia hack after US targeted in extremely serious attack

U.S. Commerce Department investigating data breach

U.S. Commerce Department Victim Of Data Breach

U.S. Data Breach Affects Commerce, Treasury Departments

US government agencies compromised by foreign nation-state

US government, FireEye breached after SolarWinds supply-chain attack

US orders emergency actions after federal agencies confirm security breach

WhatsApp denies allegations of data breach by spyware Pegasus in Supreme Court

Why the Australian Government’s data is only as secure as its cyber strategy

Your personal data could be for sale online for a lot less than you'd think

Zimbabwe: Cyber security needs tightening