Infosecurity News

  1. Qilin Ransomware’s Sophisticated Tactics Unveiled By Experts

    Qilin’s attack on Synnovis severely impacted key NHS hospitals in London earlier this month

  2. ICO Reprimands London Council for Mass Data Breach

    The ICO said a lack of security controls led to a large-scale data breach at the London Borough of Hackney Council

  3. Understanding NullBulge, the New AI-Fighting 'Hacktivist' Group

    The threat actor who claimed the recent Disney hack previously targeted AI-centric games and applications with commodity malware and ransomware

  4. Paris 2024 Olympics Face Escalating Cyber-Threats

    Fortinet observed an 80-90% increase in darknet activity targeting the Olympics between 2023 and 2024

  5. Sensitive Data Sharing Risks Heightened as GenAI Surges

    Netskope found that 96% of organizations use generative AI applications, with sensitive data frequently shared with these tools

  6. Global Police Swoop on Black Axe Cybercrime Syndicate

    Interpol claims hundreds of arrests were made as police disrupted the West African Black Axe cybercrime gang

  7. CISA: Patch Critical GeoServer GeoTools Bug Now

    CISA has told federal agencies to patch a critical GeoServer GeoTools vulnerability under active exploitation

  8. MHTML Exploited By APT Group Void Banshee

    Void Banshee targeted North American, European and Southeast Asian regions with the Atlantida stealer

  9. Iranian MuddyWater Upgrades Arsenal With New Custom Backdoor

    The Iranian APT group has shifted away from using legitimate remote monitoring tools to compromise its victims

  10. Hacktivists Claim Leak Over 1 Terabyte of Disney Data

    Disney unreleased projects and internal data are part of a data leak claimed by hacktivist group ‘NullBulge’

  11. Hacktivist Groups Target Romania Amid Geopolitical Tensions

    CyberDragon and Cyber Army of Russia, among others, have claimed responsibility for the attacks

  12. Half of SMEs Unprepared for Cyber-Threats

    JumpCloud found that half of SME IT teams believe they lack the resources and staffing to defend their organization against cyber-threats

  13. Kaspersky to Quit US Following Commerce Department Ban

    Russian AV-maker Kaspersky is set to shutter its US operations from Saturday

  14. Two-Fifths of Senior Citizens Suffer Frequent Fraud Attempts

    A Portsmouth University study finds that large numbers of elderly citizens are being harassed by phone fraudsters

  15. CRYSTALRAY Cyber-Attacks Grow Tenfold Using OSS Tools

    Sysdig said CRYSTALRAY used a variety of open source security tools to scan for vulnerabilities

  16. WP Time Capsule Plugin Update Urged After Critical Security Flaw

    The WordPress plugin has over 20,000 active installations and is used for site backups and update management

  17. Attackers Exploit URL Protections to Disguise Phishing Links

    Barracuda has observed attackers using three different URL protection services to mask their phishing URLs, bypassing email security tools

  18. Pharmacy Giant Rite Aid Hit By Ransomware

    US pharmacy chain Rite Aid has confirmed a cybersecurity ‘incident’ in June

  19. Google Lines Up $23bn Swoop For Startup Wiz Security

    Google is in talks to acquire security startup Wiz Security

  20. Hackers Downloaded Call Logs from Cloud Platform in AT&T Breach

    AT&T discloses data breach where hackers accessed customer call logs from a cloud platform in April

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