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Carnival Cruise Cyber-Torpedoed by Cyberattack

18 Červen, 2021 - 17:18
This is the fourth time in a bit over a year that Carnival’s admitted to breaches, with two of them being ransomware attacks.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Insider Versus Outsider: Navigating Top Data Loss Threats

18 Červen, 2021 - 15:39
Troy Gill, manager of security research at Zix, discusses the most common ways sensitive data is scooped up by nefarious sorts.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

‘Oddball’ Malware Blocks Access to Pirated Software

18 Červen, 2021 - 14:34
Rather than steal credentials or hold data for ransom, a recent campaign observed by Sophos prevents people from visiting sites that offer illegal downloads.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Faux ‘DarkSide’ Gang Takes Aim at Global Energy, Food Sectors

18 Červen, 2021 - 13:56
A DarkSide doppelganger mounts a fraud campaign aimed at extorting nearly $4 million from each target.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Clop Raid: A Big Win in the War on Ransomware?

17 Červen, 2021 - 22:46
Cops arrest six, seize cars and cash in splashy raid, and experts are applauding.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Cisco Smart Switches Riddled with Severe Security Holes

17 Červen, 2021 - 21:30
The intro-level networking gear for SMBs could allow remote attacks designed to steal information, drop malware and disrupt operations.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Geek Squad Vishing Attack Bypasses Email Security to Hit 25K Mailboxes

17 Červen, 2021 - 19:06
An email campaign asking victims to call a bogus number to suspend supposedly fraudulent subscriptions got right past Microsoft's native email controls.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

CVS Health Records for 1.1 Billion Customers Exposed

17 Červen, 2021 - 18:47
A vendor exposed the records, which were accessible with no password or other authentication, likely because of a cloud-storage misconfiguration.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Threat Actors Use Google Docs to Host Phishing Attacks

17 Červen, 2021 - 15:00
Exploit in the widely used document service leveraged to send malicious links that appear legitimate but actually steal victims credentials.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Hiccup in Akamai’s DDoS Mitigation Service Triggers Massive String of Outages

17 Červen, 2021 - 14:50
An hour-long outage hit airlines, banks and the Hong Kong Stock exchange. It's thought to have been caused by a DDoS mitigation service.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

IKEA Fined $1.2M for Elaborate ‘Spying System’

16 Červen, 2021 - 20:38
A French court fined the furniture giant for illegal surveillance on 400 customers and staff.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Exclusive Ransomware Poll: 80% of Victims Don’t Pay Up

16 Červen, 2021 - 20:01
Meanwhile, in a separate survey, 80 percent of organizations that paid the ransom said they were hit by a second attack.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Takeaways from the Colonial Pipeline Ransomware Attack

16 Červen, 2021 - 18:39
Hank Schless, senior manager of security solutions at Lookout, notes basic steps that organizations can take to protect themselves as ransomware gangs get smarter.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Euros-Driven Football Fever Nets Dumb Passwords

16 Červen, 2021 - 17:50
The top easy-to-crack, football-inspired password in a database of 1 billion unique, clear-text, breached passwords? You probably guessed it: "Football."
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

5 Tips to Prevent and Mitigate Ransomware Attacks

16 Červen, 2021 - 15:00
Ransomware attacks are increasing in frequency, and the repercussions are growing more severe than ever. Here are 5 ways to prevent your company from becoming the next headline.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Avaddon Ransomware Gang Evaporates Amid Global Crackdowns  

16 Červen, 2021 - 14:04
Ransomware group releases decryptors for nearly 3,000 victims, forfeiting millions in payouts.    
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Researchers: Booming Cyber-Underground Market for Initial-Access Brokers

16 Červen, 2021 - 13:51
Ransomware gangs are increasingly buying their way into corporate networks, purchasing access from 'vendors' that have previously installed backdoors on targets.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Peloton Bike+ Bug Gives Hackers Complete Control

16 Červen, 2021 - 13:19
An attacker with initial physical access (say, at a gym) could gain root entry to the interactive tablet, making for a bevy of remote attack scenarios.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Millions of Connected Cameras Open to Eavesdropping

15 Červen, 2021 - 22:51
A supply-chain component lays open camera feeds to remote attackers thanks to a critical security vulnerability.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Malicious PDFs Flood the Web, Lead to Password-Snarfing

15 Červen, 2021 - 19:05
SolarMarker makers are using SEO poisoning, stuffing thousands of PDFs with tens of thousands of pages full of SEO keywords & links to redirect to the malware.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security