Tag: Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity. TeamTNT cybercrime gang expands its arsenal to target thousands of orgs worldwide (Pierluigi Paganini, Security Affairs)

The financially motivated TeamTNT hacking group expanded its arsenal with new tools used to target thousands of victims worldwide. TeamTNT gang expands its arsenal to...

Cybersecurity. Yandex is under the largest DDoS attack in the history of Runet (Pierluigi Paganini, Security Affairs)

The Russian internet service provider Yandex is under a massive distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack that began last week. Yandex is under the largest DDoS attack...

Cybersecurity. Zoho warns of zero-day authentication bypass flaw actively exploited (Pierluigi Paganini, Security Affairs)

Zoho urges customers to address an authentication bypass vulnerability in its ManageEngine ADSelfService Plus that is actively exploited in the wild. Zoho warns of zero-day...

Cybersecurity. Personal information of 7 million Israelis available for sale (Pierluigi Paganini, Security Affairs)

A threat actor that goes online with the moniker ‘Sangkancil’ claims to have stolen the personal information of 7 million Israelis. Personal information of 7...

Cybersecurity. Groove gang leaks list of 500k credentials of compromised Fortinet appliances (Pierluigi Paganini, Security Affairs)

Groove gang leaked online Fortinet credentials that could be used to breach networks of organizations using the compromised devices. Groove gang leaks list of credentials of...

Cybersecurity. Russian communications watchdog Roskomnadzor blocks access to 6 VPNs (Pierluigi Paganini, Security Affairs)

Russian communications watchdog Roskomnadzor tightens control of its citizens and blocked access to six virtual private networks (VPNs), including NordVPN and ExpressVPN Russian communications watchdog...

Cybersecurity. Germany protests to Russia over attacks ahead of the upcoming election (Pierluigi Paganini, Security Affairs)

Germany has protested to Russia over attempts to steal data from lawmakers and use them to spread disinformation ahead of the upcoming election Germany protests...

Cybersecurity. REvil ransomware gang’s servers are mysteriously online again (Pierluigi Paganini, Security Affairs)

The leak site of the popular REvil ransomware gang is it is not clear if the group resumed operations or the FBI turned on...

Cybersecurity. Researcher published PoC exploit for Ghostscript zero-day (Pierluigi Paganini, Security Affairs)

A researcher published the PoC exploit code for a Ghostscript zero-day vulnerability that could allow completely compromise a server Researcher published PoC exploit for Ghostscript...

Cybersecurity. A server of the Jenkins project hacked by exploiting a Confluence flaw (Pierluigi Paganini, Security Affairs)

The development team behind the Jenkins server disclose a security breach, threat actors deployed a cryptocurrency miner on one of its servers A server of the...

Cybersecurity. Ragnar Locker gang threatens to leak data if victim contacts law enforcement (Pierluigi Paganini, Security Affairs)

The Ragnar Locker ransomware operators threaten to leak stolen data if the victims attempt to contact law enforcement agencies Ragnar Locker gang threatens to leak...

Cybersecurity. ProtonMail logged IP address of French activist after foreign request approved by Swiss authorities (Pierluigi Paganini, Security Affairs)

A police report revealed that the popular encrypted email service provider ProtonMail shared the IP address of a French activist with the authorities ProtonMail logged IP address...

Cybersecurity/USA. America’s anti-hacking laws pose a risk to national security (Riana Pfefferkorn, Brookings)

A man takes part in a hacking contest during the DEF CON hacker convention in Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S. on July 29, 2017. REUTERS/Steve...

Cybersecurity. Pacific City Bank hit by AVOS Locker Ransomware (Pierluigi Paganini, Security Affairs)

Pacific City Bank was hit by AVOS Locker Ransomware operators, the gang claims to have stolen sensitive file from the company and threatens to...

Cybersecurity. WhatsApp fined €225M over GDPR issues (Pierluigi Paganini, Security Affairs)

The Irish Data Protection Commission has fined WhatsApp €225 million over data sharing transparency for European Union users’ data with Facebook WhatsApp fined €225M over GDPR issues...

Cybersecurity. Major IPS in New Zealand hit by massive DDoS, Internet outages reported (Pierluigi Paganini, Security Affairs)

A massive DDoS hit New Zealand ‘s third-largest internet operator isolating parts of the country from the Internet Major IPS in New Zealand hit by...