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Play ransomware gang compromises Spanish bank, threatens to leak files

Ransomware is creating additional work for a major Spanish bank. Globalcaja, said to have more than 300 offices in Spain and close to half a million customers, has fallen victim to the Play ransomware gang. The gang claim to have swiped both private and personal information in the attack—including passport scans, contracts, and client / employee d
Publish At:2023-06-05 22:03 | Read:44563 | Comments:0 | Tags:Business globalcaja play ransomware compromise data leak ran

CISA issues warning to US businesses: Beware of China's state-sponsored cyber actor

The US Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) has an urgent message for US businesses: watch out for Volt Typhoon, a threat actor sponsored by the People’s Republic of China (PRC). The agency's joint Cybersecurity Advisory (CSA) published last week highlights a cluster of tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTPs) associated with the c
Publish At:2023-05-31 22:03 | Read:83808 | Comments:0 | Tags:Business CISA cyber

Financial services company OneMain fined $4.25 million for security lapses

A series of security errors and mishaps has cost personal loan provider OneMain $4.25m in penalties, issued by the New York State department of financial services. The fines, coming at the end of a detailed investigation into how security practices at the company were determined to be below-par, serve as a timely warning to other organisations. OneMain exper
Publish At:2023-05-31 22:03 | Read:51803 | Comments:0 | Tags:Business one-man financial loans cyber lapses security updat

"Beautiful Cookie Consent Banner" WordPress plugin vulnerability: Update now!

WordPress plugins are under fire once more, and you’re advised to update your version of Beautiful Cookie Consent Banner as soon as possible. The plugin, which is installed on more than 40,000 sites, has been impacted by a “bizarre campaign”  being actively used since at least February 5 of this year. The plugin is designed to present
Publish At:2023-05-25 22:03 | Read:106853 | Comments:0 | Tags:Business beautiful cookie consent banner Wordpress plugin vu

Webinar alert: How Coffee County Schools safeguards 7500 students and 1200 staff

We're excited to announce that our much-anticipated 4th edition of the Byte Into Security webinar series is right around the corner. Scheduled for May 31st at 10:00AM PST/1:00pm EST, this session is a goldmine for those facing the unique challenges of K-12 cybersecurity. The webinar is free, and you can register right now! We're bringing Logan Evans, Directo
Publish At:2023-05-24 22:03 | Read:65526 | Comments:0 | Tags:Business

Tracking down a trojan: An inside look at threat hunting in a corporate network

At Malwarebytes, we talk a lot about the importance of threat hunting for SMBs—and not for no good reason, either. Just consider the fact that, when a threat actor breaches a network, they don’t attack right away. The median amount of time between system compromise and detection is 21 days. By that time, it’s often too late. Data
Publish At:2023-05-24 22:03 | Read:60798 | Comments:0 | Tags:Business

Update now: 9 vulnerabilities impact Cisco Small Business Series

Vulnerabilities have been found and fixed in the web-based user interface of various Cisco products in the Small Business Series. These nine issues are tied to the web-based user interface of the products, and in a worst case scenario could lead to denial of service (DoS) conditions or arbitrary code execution. Affected products The vulnerabilities affe
Publish At:2023-05-22 22:03 | Read:84474 | Comments:0 | Tags:Business Cisco small business series web interface CVE explo

ChatGPT: Cybersecurity friend or foe?

If you haven’t heard about ChatGPT yet, perhaps you’ve just been thawed from cryogenic slumber or returned from six months off the grid. ChatGPT—the much-hyped, artificial intelligence (AI) chatbot that provides human-like responses from an enormous knowledge base—has been embraced practically everywhere, from private sector businesse
Publish At:2023-05-22 22:03 | Read:96364 | Comments:0 | Tags:Business security cyber cybersecurity

Webinar recap: EDR vs MDR for business success

Did you miss our recent webinar on EDR vs. MDR? Don't worry, we've got you covered! In this blog post, we'll be recapping the highlights and key takeaways from the webinar hosted by Marcin Kleczynski, CEO and co-founder of Malwarebytes, and featuring guest speaker Joseph Blankenship, Vice President and research director at Forrester. Introducing EDR and MDR
Publish At:2023-05-22 22:03 | Read:69171 | Comments:0 | Tags:Business

APT attacks: Exploring Advanced Persistent Threats and their evasive techniques

Cyber criminals come in all shapes and sizes. On one end of the spectrum, there’s the script kiddie or inexperienced ransomware gang looking to make a quick buck. On the other end are state-sponsored groups using far more sophisticated tactics—often with long-term, strategic goals in mind. Advanced Persistent Threats (APT) groups fall into this l
Publish At:2023-05-18 22:02 | Read:66396 | Comments:0 | Tags:Business

Malwarebytes achieves perfect score in latest AVLab assessment

Malwarebytes has once again earned a perfect score in AVLabs March 2023 real-world malware detection tests, marking the sixth consecutive quarter achieving this feat. Let's delve into the details of the test and how both consumer and business products outperformed competitors in exhaustive testing. The AVLab Assessment AVLabs evaluation process is extensive
Publish At:2023-05-11 22:02 | Read:135890 | Comments:0 | Tags:Business

Navigating mobile malware trends: Crucial insights and predictions for MSPs

Whether a company gives them out or they're owned by the employees or students, mobile devices are like honey for cybercriminals. And the kicker? Most of these devices are not protected enough. Just check out the following stats from last year: 18 percent of clicked phishing emails in 2022 came from a mobile device. (Verizon Mobile Security Index 2022) 46 p
Publish At:2023-05-10 22:02 | Read:114723 | Comments:0 | Tags:Business

How small businesses can secure employees' mobile devices

Fact: 77% of organizations are convinced they're capable of protecting their mobile devices—smartphones, tablets, and laptops (including Chromebooks)—from cybersecurity threats. Another fact: A third of those organizations aren't protecting their mobile devices at all. And that matters—in its Mobile Security Index 2022 report, Verizon repor
Publish At:2023-05-04 22:02 | Read:184719 | Comments:0 | Tags:Business News Small Business Week mobile security policy

Upcoming webinar: Is EDR or MDR better for your business?

Don't miss our upcoming webinar on EDR vs. MDR! In the webinar, Marcin Kleczynski, CEO and co-founder of Malwarebytes, and guest speaker Joseph Blankenship, Vice President and research director at Forrester, discuss topic such as:  The difference between EDR and MDR, how EDR solutions can be challenging for businesses without dedicated s
Publish At:2023-05-03 22:02 | Read:116803 | Comments:0 | Tags:Business

Fileless attacks: How attackers evade traditional AV and how to stop them

When you hear about malware, there’s a good chance you think of sketchy executables or files with extensions like .DOCX or .PDF that, once opened, execute malicious code. These are examples of file-based attacks—and while they can be bad, they’re nothing compared to their fileless cousins. As the name suggests, fileless attacks don’t
Publish At:2023-04-27 22:02 | Read:106650 | Comments:0 | Tags:Business


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