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Monday 29 March 2021

Data Breaches Digest - Week 13 2021

Welcome to this week's Data Breaches Digest, a catalogue of links concerning Data Breaches and Cyber Security that were published on the Internet during the period between 29th March and 4th April 2021.

4th April

4 million Israelis caught up in Facebook users' data breach

533 Million Facebook user records offered on a hacking forum

Acer targeted with $50 million ransomware demand

Counter Strike: Global Offensive (CSGO) - Fivetown Scam and How to Avoid It

Cyber attack on Scottish Environment Protection Agency costs taxpayer £800,000

Cyber incidents spiked by 50% amid coronavirus pandemic

Cyber threats frustrate banks’ digital efforts

Data breach impacts patient information at one of the largest US fertility networks

Data from three universities published online in latest Accellion-related data breach

Facebook data of 500M+ users from 106 countries leaked online

Facebook data on 533 million users posted online

Hacker unsuccessfully tried to attack Larnaca airport server

Here’s How You Can Protect Yourself From Common Cyber Attacks

How cloud architectures defend against the cyber attack surge

How Do Data Breaches Happen?

How to check if your info was exposed in the Facebook data leak

Kaspersky: Over half of ransomware victims paid off attackers in 2020

Large school district in Florida deals with ransomware attack

Nine's 'no-ransom' stance correct in legal sense

North Olympic Library System (NOLS) warns of scam

Over half of ransomware victims pay off criminals

Police probe data breach at furniture retailer Vhive

Sierra Wireless resumes production after ransomware attack

Singapore joining Interpol-led crime task force to look into COVID-19-related scams

Travel sector hit hardest by recent phishing attacks

UK’s Law Enforcement Expects Uptick In Crypto Fraud

University of California provides updates, protection guidelines amid nationwide data breach

University Of California Victim Of Nationwide Hack Attack

University students, staff should be aware of IRS impersonation email scam

What exactly is malware and its common types?

Wieden+Kennedy Employees Exposed to a Data Breach

3rd April

533 million Facebook users’ phone numbers leaked on hacker forum

‘Asteelflash’ Hit by REvil and Asked $24 Million Ransom

Cloud Security Strategies For Small Businesses

Dutch Regulator Fines Booking.com 475,000 Euros for Late Breach Reporting

FBI and CISA Warn About APTs Targeting FortiOS VPN Vulnerabilities

GitHub Actions being actively abused to mine cryptocurrency on GitHub servers

Hackers caught using Windows 10 BITS to bypass firewall for attacks

Hackers target University of Wisconsin System’s database creating concerns for leadership

Half a billion people just had their Facebook data leaked

How to find out if your data was exposed in an online breach - and how to protect yourself

Inside the HQ of the Chinese cyber ransom gang: It looks like a trendy start-up but they take over computers – then charge a fortune to unlock them

Malware attack is preventing car inspections in eight US states

Microsoft outage caused by overloaded Azure DNS servers

Mobikwik episode shows how not to secure the digital wallet

New spin on fake customer support call puts your data at risk

Ransomware gang leaks data from Stanford, Maryland universities

Stanford, University of California warn of massive data breach

The fire drill: Why everyone in a firm needs cyber security awareness

The ‘Phobos’ Ransomware Is Getting a Stealth-Boosting Upgrade

University Of Maryland, Baltimore Says Private Information Was Compromised In Ransomware Attack

Users of WhatsApp flooded with spam verification messages

2nd April

5 key cybersecurity risks in 2021, and how to address them now

5 ways 'deepfakes' could infiltrate healthcare

Amid cyberattacks, how does the supply chain stay resilient?

As ransomware stalks the manufacturing sector, victims are still keeping quiet

Aspirus, OSF Healthcare join providers affected by Med-Data breach

Asteelflash electronics maker hit by REvil ransomware attack

Bay area hospitals, cybersecurity firms grapple with looming health care tech threats

Booking.com Hit With €475,000 GDPR Fine For Late Reporting Of Data Breach

Brown University hit by cyberattack, some systems still offline

Call of Duty Cheats Expose Gamers to Malware, Takeover

Canadian retailer Home Hardware hit by ransomware

Capital One notifies more clients of SSNs exposed in 2019 data breach

CISA releases supplemental direction on emergency directive for Microsoft Exchange Server

Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) survey finds cloud security is improving

CNA shares details about ransomware attack, recovery effort

CNA updates system restoration efforts after ransomware attack

CNA website still down nearly two weeks after what the insurance giant is now calling a ‘sophisticated ransomware attack’

Communication is Crucial in the Fight Against Phishing Scams

Conti ransomware gang hits Broward County Schools with $40 Million demand

Data breach allegations: RBI orders forensic audit of Mobikwik systems

Death, taxes, and hacks: How to prevent cyberattacks during tax season

DeKalb’s anti-eviction program a victim of cyber attack

DeKalb’s Tenant-Landlord Assistance Coalition Program Victim Of Cyber Attack

Experts Weigh In on Fallout From Harvard Business School (HBS) Data Breach

FBI: APTs Actively Exploiting Fortinet VPN Security Holes

FBI & CISA Warn of Active Attacks on FortiOS Vulnerabilities

FBI and CISA warn of state hackers attacking Fortinet FortiOS servers

For telecom service providers, the time for security is now

From PowerShell to Payload: An Analysis of Weaponized Malware

GitHub Arctic Vault likely has leaked MedData patient records

Hackers hit Italian menswear brand Boggi Milano with ransomware

Hackers Setup Fake Cyber Security firm to Target InfoSec Experts

Hackers Use Old Fortinet Flaws To Hit Government, Tech Networks: FBI

Higher Education Sees an Increased Number of Malware Attacks Demanding Payment

How Important Is Your Data?

How purple teams deliver actionable data to security pros

Hunting the hunters: How Russian hackers targeted US cyber first responders in SolarWinds breach

Industrial Cybersecurity Concerns Heat Up in The Era of COVID-19

Inside the Ransomware Campaigns Targeting Exchange Servers

IRS Issues Warning for Email Scam Targeting University Students, Staff

Is it time India had a data privacy refresh?

Kansas Man Faces Federal Charges Over Water Treatment Hack

Keep Yourself Secure - Learn How To Make A Password Unbreakable

Large Florida school district hit by ransomware attack, hackers demanded $40 Million

Lawmakers urge Education Department to take action to defend schools from cyber threats

MacKenzie Scott Grant scam more widespread than initially thought

Massachusetts Auto Inspection System Down Following Malware Attack

Microsoft says an outage with Microsoft 365 services mitigated

Microsoft Suffers Second Outage in Two Weeks

Mobikwik Data Breach: Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Wants Forensic Audit Of Mobikwik Systems

Mobile providers exposing sensitive data to leakage and theft

Nationwide warning as Britons attacked by suspicious scam text

Non-Fungible Tokens: Of Course They're Attracting Scammers

North Korean Group Targets Security Researchers - Again

Patient Data from Multiple Providers Leaked in Third-Party GitHub Incident

Phishing Attack on California State Controller’s Office May Potentially Allow Fraudulent Claims

Police warn people about HMRC end of tax year scammers

Qualys: Breach limited to 3rd-party vendor, but attackers trying to make exposure seem worse

Qualys says Accellion hackers did not breach production systems

Ransomware gang wanted $40 million in Florida schools cyberattack

Reserve Bank of India orders MobiKwik to probe alleged data leak

Robinhood Warns Customers of Tax-Season Phishing Scams

Safe and Secure: Protecting Systems Against the Threat of Ransomware

Securing Critical National Infrastructure: The Top Four Obstacles to Overcome

Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) spends nearly £800,000 on cyber attack response

Squirrel Hill Health Center reports data breach

The “Fair” Upgrade Variant of Phobos Ransomware

The Ransomware Threat to Retail Is Still Real

The Threat to the Water Supply Is Real—and Only Getting Worse

This Instagram DM can hack your account in seconds – Don’t fall for it

Trustwave Uncovers Vulnerability in Popular Website CMS

UC Berkeley confirms data breach, becomes latest victim of Accellion cyber-attack

UK Education continues to face ransomware threat

US Authorities Seize Fake Pfizer Websites

US cybercrime has increased 55 percent in the past two years

US looks to keep critical sectors safe from cyberattacks

What is Cyber Security? Introduction to Cyber Security

What is end-user education, and why is it so important to invest in?

With China trade cut off, North Korea increases cyberattacks

1st April

5 NFT Scams to Watch Out for Before you Invest in Digital Art

80% of Global Enterprises Report Firmware Cyberattacks

A&L Goodbody apologises to staff over fake Covid case email

Albuquerque hospital releases details about data breach

Almost half of South African ransomware victims pony up

April Fool’s Day tricks

‘Boggi Milano’ Ripped by the Ragnarok Ransomware Actors

Booking.com fined €475,000 for late reporting of data breach

Booking.com fined $557K under GDPR for reporting data breach late

Booking.com Fined $558,000 for Late Breach Notification

Building a Fortress: 3 Key Strategies for Optimized IT Security

Chinese Hackers Are Selling Footage From Home Security Cams for $3

Cybereason vs. DarkSide Ransomware

Dangerous Game Mods and Cheats Hide Malware Through a VB6 Cryptor

Data Breach Allegations: Reserve Bank Of India (RBI) Orders Forensic Audit Of Mobikwik Systems

Data Breach Impacts 900 University of Chicago Medical Center Patients

Department of Justice (DoJ) charges man for hacking, tempering with public water facility

Exchange Server attacks: Run this Microsoft malware scanner now, CISA tells government agencies

FBI Warns State and Local Governments of Increased Business Email Compromise Threat

Fight Online Crime with Grammar

Florida: Cybersecurity bill grabs unanimous approval in second House committee

Forensic Audit of MobiKwik Ordered

Gamers targeted in new malware attack with games cheat codes

Google: North Korean APT Gearing Up to Target Security Researchers Again

Google: North Korean hackers are targeting researchers through fake offensive security firm

Hacked companies had backup plans. But they didn't print them out before the attack

Hackers demanded $17 million worth of bitcoin as ransom from city of Saint John

Hackers Steal Yeshiva University (YU) Students’ and Employees’ Personal Information in Accellion Security Breach

Half of Global Retailers See Account Takeovers Surge

Homeland Security Embarks On Cyber Sprint To Stop Ransomware

How financial cybercrime targets shifted in 2020

How malware will keep banks’ cybersecurity teams busy in 2021

Investigation underway into Stanford personal data breach

It’s Time to Take a Fresh Approach to Combat Phishing

J&B Importers falls victim to a ransomware attack

Justice Department warns about fake post-vaccine survey scams

Large Florida school district hit by ransomware attack

Legacy QNAP NAS Devices Vulnerable to Zero-Day Attack

List of data breaches and cyber attacks in March 2021 – 21 million records breached

Major Provider of Cloud IoT Devices Breached

Memorial Hermann patients' personal data may have been compromised, hospital says

MobiKwik calls in external auditors to investigate alleged data breach

Nearly half of privacy requests last year were to stop the sale of personal data

North Korean Hackers Expand Targeting of Security Community

Phishing Tests Are Necessary. But They Don’t Need to Be Evil

Protecting employees from job offer scams can lead to awkward but important conversations

Ragnarok Ransomware Hits Boggi Milano Menswear

Ransomware attack alert! The tell-tale signals to look for

Ransomware top US cyber priority: Department of Homeland Security (DHS) secretary

Received a COVID-19 Vaccine Survey Text or Email? Don't Click It

Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) figures reveal intensifying threat of cyber-attack

SolarWinds breach severity perception increasing over time

The insider risk within healthcare

The Latest Methods Cyber-Criminals Are Using to Trick You this #AprilFoolsDay

Top 5 Supply Chain Security Concerns and Best Practices to Address Them

Trillium Health Plan added to tally of healthcare organizations hit by Accellion data breach

UAE: Cyberattacks in Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) unlikely to subside in 2021

Ubiquiti confirms extortion attempt following security breach

Ubiquiti cyberattack may be far worse than originally disclosed

University of California, Davis (UC Davis) hit by cyberattack

University of Maryland, Baltimore says private data published to internet following ransomware attack

US Department of Justice: Phishing attacks use vaccine surveys to steal personal info

VMware patches critical vRealize Operations flaws that could lead to RCE

Want to get around a CAPTCHA? That’ll be 0.00094c, please

WatchGuard Report: Fileless Malware, Cryptominers and Network Attacks Have Surged

Why passwords are to blame for loss of revenue, identity attrition and poor customer experiences

31st March - World Backup Day

3 steps to meeting data privacy regulation compliance through identity programs

74% of Indian IT decision-makers say their organization has experienced a ransomware attack

93% of Fortune 500 companies have domain names with security risks

Accellion data breach highlights third party cyber risk

Anti-China group of MPs hit by mysterious cyber attack just days after Beijing sanctions

Arup data breach: Staff bank account numbers and addresses compromised in major data breach at global consultancy firm with office near Edinburgh

Australian Federal Police (AFP) Investigating “Worst Ever” Cyber Attack On Nine

Back-up data to defend against cybercrime

Board directors need to play an active role in protecting their org from cyber risks

Chinese government-run facial recognition system hacked by tax fraudsters

Cl0p ransomware gang leaks sensitive data from 6 US universites

Cybersecurity groups ask CERT-IN to investigate reported Mobikwik data breach

Cyber Protection Week reveals ‘post-pandemic paradox’: more solutions do not bring better protection

Digital dependence and innovation: Two critical trends in cyber espionage and crime

Don't give hackers a home run by using these baseball team names in your passwords

Dorset solicitor avoids being struck-off for data breach

Fake jQuery files infect WordPress sites with malware

FBI alert on Egregor ransomware highlighted affiliate cybercrime model

Gaming mods, cheat engines are spreading Trojan malware and planting backdoors

Hackers Hit Italian Menswear Brand Boggi Milano With Ransomware

Hackers threaten shipping firm ECU Worldwide with data leak

Harris Federation suffers a ransomware attack, shuts down email and telephone systems

Holding the news to ransom? What we know so far about the Channel 9 cyber attack

How alleged Iranian hackers are posing as an Israeli scientist to spy on US medical professionals

How To Prepare For The Next Step In Multi-Pronged Ransomware Attacks

Indian Mobile Phone Gateway MobiKwik Looks Into 110 Million User Data Breach

Indian payment provider MobiKwik denies 8.2 TB data breach

Inter-Parliamentary Alliance on China’s website suffers cyber attack

Microsoft: Firmware attacks are on the rise and you aren't worrying about them enough

Most Global Chip Companies Show Signs of Compromise

Nearly 40% of new ransomware families use both data encryption and data theft in attacks

NHS Reduces Cyber-Skills Shortages but Breach Problems Remain

Nine’s SMH print edition impacted by cyber-attack

Organizations suffer downtime despite following cybersecurity recommendations

Pandemic threats: The common threads in COVID-19 scams and criminal schemes

Questions Enterprises Should Be Asking as they Migrate to the Cloud

Refunds Offered to Victims of Ziggy Ransomware Gang

REvil Ransomware Gang Tells All About Alliances, Revenue

Scammers steal New Yorkers' private info for benefits fraud

Security Think Tank: Evolving threats, tech, leaves Critical National Infrastructure (CNI) exposed

Tax refund phishing scam targets university students and staffers

The Castellón City Council suffers a cyber attack and is left without access to the computer system, municipal website and tax portal

Thousands of Zero-Day Spear Phishing Attacks Continue to Target Covid-19 Pharmaceuticals

Three-Quarters of Legal Breaches Caused by Insiders

Ubiquiti is accused of covering up a ‘catastrophic’ data breach — and it’s not denying it

Ubiquiti’s Data Breach Incident May Be a Lot More Catastrophic Than We Thought

UK Cyber Security Council Officially Launches as Independent Body

VMware patches critical vRealize Operations platform vulnerabilities

VMware Publishes Security Advisory for Two Important Vulnerabilities

Whistleblower claims Ubiquiti Networks data breach was ‘catastrophic’

World Backup Day: Why Should Businesses Have this ‘Plan B?’

#WorldBackupDay: Don’t Wait for Next Big Breach to Enact Proper Data Protection & Recovery Strategies

#WorldBackupDay: How to Protect the Last Line of Defense

#WorldBackupDay: Pandemic Has Emphasized the Need for Backups

30th March

3 signs that it’s time to reevaluate your monitoring platform

9 tips to protect your organization against ransomware

10 tips to protect your organization and remote endpoints against cyberthreats

39% of businesses suffered cyber attacks in the past year

74% of Indian IT decision-makers have experienced ransomware attacks

93% of consumers concerned about data security when filling out online forms

A highly sophisticated ransomware attack leaves 36,000 students without email

APAC firms face growing cyberattacks, take more than a week to remediate

Apple releases security updates for zero-day vulnerability

Australian telcos have blocked over 55 million scam calls since December

CNA Hardy hit by ‘sophisticated’ ransomware attack

CompuCom hit with $20 million in losses after ransomware attack

Concern as Ransomware and Exchange Server Attacks Surge

Cyber Attacks on Schools in 2020 Were Record Breaking

Cybersecurity: The Latest Challenge for Local Water Utilities

Cybersecurity Is Companywide Effort, IT Expert Says

Cybersecurity spending up 10% - Alas, more data breaches in 2020 than previous 15 years

Data of over 3.5 million MobiKwik users up for sale on darknet by hackers

DDoS attacks in 2021: What to expect?

DearCry Ransomware and the HAFNIUM Attacks – What You Need to Know

Deepfakes: A serious danger to you, your staff, your business

Department of Homeland Security (DHS) studying ways to plug cyber blind spots, officials say

Department of Homeland Security email accounts exposed in SolarWinds hack

Double-Extortion Ransomware Attacks Surged in 2020

Effective Ways To Keeping Your Cryptocurrency Safe From Cyber Criminals

Everything You Need to Know About Broken Authentication

FBI warns of Mamba ransomware campaign: 10 tips to protect your hospital

Fileless malware attacks surge while ransomware declines

Fileless Malware Detections Soar 900% in 2020

Getting Hacked – The New Threat Landscape For Startups

Global cybersecurity spending soared in 2020 amid record year of data breaches

Hacker claims stealing 8.2TB of MobiKwik data; leaks some online

Hackers hit Harris Federation in latest ‘highly sophisticated’ cyber attack

Harris Federation: Cyber-attack affects pupils emails

Harris Federation schools come under ‘vicious’ cyber attack

Holding the news to ransom? What we know so far about the Channel 9 cyber attack

How much of the data created and replicated should be stored?

How phishing attacks evade traditional security defenses

How to avoid 4 common zero trust traps (including one that could cost you your job)

How to boost your business’ defenses from the growing ransomware threat

IRS warns of phishing scam targeting colleges, universities

Leading Indian fintech platform MobiKwik denies data breach

Lexington Medical Center patients' records exposed in vendor data breach

Maharashtra Industrial Development Corporation (MIDC) server gets hacked; impacts applications, database servers hosted at Mumbai headquarters

Many systems still offline at Eastern Health after 16 March attack

Microsoft Exchange attacks increase while WannaCry gets a restart

Mobikwik data hack - Here's what you can do if your data has been compromised

MobiKwik investigating data breach after 100M user records found online

MobiKwik issues statement denying allegations of data breach, subtly blames users for the leak

MobiKwik says it is probing data breach claims

Molson Coors incident shines a light on industrial cyberattack vulnerabilities

More solutions will not solve cybersecurity and data protection challenges, study reveals

Mysterious Hades ransomware striking 'big game' enterprises

Nine's 'core systems' still offline from hacking

Online scams on rise

PACS Vulnerability of Orthopedic Specialist Exposes Data From 28K

Park Hill School District confirms cyberattack source was ransomware

Passwords are bad for business, frustrating for consumers

Phishing email leads to data breach at California State Controller’s office

PHP programming language source code targeted in backdoor attack

Ransomware: Why we're now facing a perfect storm

Ransomware attack on UK charity affects 37,000 students

Ransomware group targets universities in Maryland, California in new data leaks

Ransomware halts IoT operations at Sierra Wireless, as maritime industry is hit 1.5 million times in 30 days

Ransomware Victims Rarely Regain All Data After Paying Ransom

Remote work is sending IT security budgets out of control

Report finds requiring customers to use passwords is bad for business

Reserve Bank of New Zealand searches for new platform post-cyber breach

Retail giant discloses data breach two months too late

Royal Mail scams: Fake unpaid shipping fee message targets public

Scammers target universities in ongoing IRS phishing attacks

Scammers Trick Steam Users With ‘Accidental Reports’

Share the Responsibility to Avoid A Data Breach

Sierra Wireless Recovering from Ransomware Attack; Announces Resumption of Production

Software-Defined Telecommunications and the Risk of DDoS

SolarWinds Attackers Accessed DHS Secretary’s Emails

SolarWinds Hackers Breached Email Accounts Of Top U.S. DHS Officials

Targeted email attacks are on the rise

The Hidden Cost Of Remote Work

Top 5 things to know about multi-factor authentication

US Data Breaches Dropped by 30% Year on Year to 1,000 Cases in 2020, Data Breach Cost Jumped to $8.6M

US government warns that buying fake COVID-19 vaccine cards is a crime

VMware fixes bug allowing attackers to steal admin credentials

'We have your porn collection': The rise of extortionware

What is cyber risk quantification, and why is it important?

Windows MedusaLocker ransomware likely used in Nine attack for profit

Younger Ransomware Victims More Likely to Pay Up

29th March

3 Foundations of a Data Security Strategy

5 Ways to Improve Your Business’ Network Security Strategy

8.2 TB Sensitive Data of MobiKwik Users Are Sold on Hacker Forum

Acer Hit by Ransomware - Hackers Want $50 Million

Apple patches zero-day targeted for iPhones, iPads and its popular watches

Apple rushes to patch zero‑day flaw in iOS, iPadOS

As Covid-19 Vaccines Ramp Up, So Do Covid-19 Scams

As DX acceleration continues, identity and zero trust need to be central in all business decisions

Attackers tried to insert backdoor into PHP source code

Aussie TV Network Taken Off Air by Ransomware

Australia: Cybercrimals target health sector

Australia’s Channel 9 TV Suffers Cyberattack During Live Broadcast

Barclays, Halifax, HSBC and Lloyds scam messages targeting customers as urgent warning issued

Billions of records have been hacked already. Make cybersecurity a priority or risk disaster, warns analyst

Call Center Provider Experiences Major Data Leak

CompuCom Ransomware Attack Prompts More than $20 Million in Losses

Corporate doxing is on the rise: Here's how hackers are doing it and how to stop them

Covid fraud: £34.5m stolen in vaccine scams

Cyber attack takes Channel Nine off air

Cyber attacks increase 23% in Bahrain

Cyber on rise

Cyberattacks on Municipalities & How to Defend Against Them

Cybersecurity in Healthcare Organizations

Decoding consumer concerns in a mobile world

DeKalb schools address data breach letter received by parents and guardians

Docker Hub images downloaded 20M times come with cryptominers

Dozens of schools suffer ‘vicious’ cyber attack affecting almost 40,000 children

Essex Region Conservation Authority (ERCA) grilled by Windsor councillors over $292K phishing incident

FatFace Disclosed Data Breach; Turns Out It Suffered Ransomware Attack

FatFace pays $2 million ransom to Conti gang

German MPs Hit by Russian-Backed Phishing Attacks

Hackers Compromised PHP Git Server and Pushed Two Malicious Commits

Hackers hit Harris in latest ‘highly sophisticated’ cyber attack

Hackers Target University of Miami Health System Patients

Hackers Tried To Backdoor Code Used by 80% of All Websites

Hades Ransomware Gang Linked to an Exchange Attack

Hades Ransomware Linked to Hafnium and Exchange Attacks

Hades ransomware may link to Hafnium attack group

Harris Federation hit by ransomware attack affecting 50 schools

Harris Federation targeted in ‘particularly vicious’ cyber attack

Home working cybersecurity: A huge issue which has not been tackled

How do I select a bot protection solution for my business?

How Retailers Can Implement Backup Best Practices & Mitigate Ransomware on World Backup Day

How to Effectively Prevent Email Spoofing Attacks in 2021?

HSBC scam warning: Britons urged to 'contact their bank' if they receive suspicious text

In wake of giant software hacks, application security tactics due for an overhaul

Independent researcher says biggest-ever data breach at Mobikwik; company denies claim

Inoculate Your Customers Against Vaccine-Themed Phishing Attacks

Insurance Giant CNA Went Offline Following A Ransomware Attack

Israel: Electric Corporation customers targeted by phishing scam

Local health plan manager announces data breach

Manufacturing Firms Learn Cybersecurity the Hard Way

Microsoft elevates Teams' importance by offering top-dollar bug bounties

Microsoft warns even patched Exchange servers can still be attacked

More data breaches in 2020 than previous 15 years despite 10% growth in cybersecurity spending

More Solutions Doesn’t Mean More Protection

New research shows shift to remote work has intensified data protection challenges

Nine Entertainment warns ransomware recovery 'will take time'

Official PHP Git server targeted in attempt to bury malware in code base

Organisations received £155 million in GDPR fines in 2020

Pandemic leads to surge in cyber crime

Phishing attacks increase 12x over 5 years

PHP's Git server hacked to add backdoors to PHP source code

Ransomware attack: IT problems to continue for weeks

Ransomware Demands, Payments Rising Quickly

Ransomware negotiations: An inside look at the process

Remote working threats are still going unnoticed

Report highlights cyber risks to cruise and ferry sectors

Researchers Discovered Nine-Year-Old Bug Used in 278,800 Projects

School cyber-attack affects 40,000 pupils’ email

Seven best practices to keep your email accounts safe and secure

“Slack Connect” Direct Messaging Feature Pulled in a Matter of Days Due to Serious Security Concerns

SolarWinds hackers accessed DHS acting secretary's emails: What you need to know

Special constable used police computer to find personal information

Staff unable to access patient files after Eastern Health cyber attack

States enact safe harbor laws against cyberattacks, but demand adoption of cybersecurity frameworks

Stop using your employees as scapegoats: Change their behavior

Succeeding In The Post-Covid Cybersecurity World With The Workforce-Of-The-Future Model

The importance of a zero trust-based approach to identity security

The Path to Combatting Domain Abuse

The Risk and Challenge of Bad Bot Traffic on Healthcare Sites, Apps

This Android malware hides as a System Update app to spy on you

Top 10 brands scammers impersonate in phishing email attacks

Understanding The Psyche Of A Modern-day Hacker

US charges close to 500 individuals for COVID-19 fraud, criminal activity

US Imprisons BEC Scammer

Vaccines were just one target of cybercriminals in 2020

Wake Forest Baptist hospital patients' records exposed in Healthgrades data breach

West Ham accidentally leaked supporters' details - including phone numbers and home addresses - after a technical error on the club's website with experts claiming fans could be exposed to cyber attacks

What is malware?

'Whiteboards and textas': Nine reverts to old technology as cyber-attack hits TV and papers

Why Healthcare Security Requires an Operation-Centric Approach

Why was Nine hacked and how do cyber attacks actually work?

World Health Organization (WHO) warns about fake COVID-19 vaccines on the dark web

You have been doxed: targeted email attacks on the rise