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A Look at the Legal Consequence of a Cyber Attack

Is your system 100% ready to face the severest cyber-attack and mitigate the risk of a possible data breach? If you are unsure about your cyber-safety structure, then it’s time to upgrade it. Otherwise, you could be at risk of lengthy legal battles that result in hefty fines. Beyond that, the cost in terms of reputational loss could be catastrophic if not ha
Publish At:2021-01-26 00:56 | Read:88 | Comments:0 | Tags:Featured Articles cyber attack data breach legal cyber

Dutch police arrested two people for the illegal sale of COVID-19 patient data

Dutch police arrested two individuals for allegedly selling COVID-19 patient data stolen from the Dutch health ministry. Dutch police have arrested two individuals in the country for selling COVID-19 patient data stolen from the national COVID-19. The availability of COVID-19 patient data in the cybercrime underground was spotted by the RTL Nieuws rep
Publish At:2021-01-25 21:24 | Read:93 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Data Breach Hacking Security coron

Chipmaker Intel reveals that an internal error caused a data leak

The chipmaker Intel Corp. revealed that an internal error it the root cause of a data leak, it confirmed that corporate network was not impacted. The computer chipmaker Intel Corp. confirmed that an internal error is the cause of a data leak that prompted it to release a quarterly earnings report early. Intel chief financial officer, George Davis, tol
Publish At:2021-01-24 10:18 | Read:124 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach Hacking hacking news information s

Data of 2 million MyFreeCams users sold on a hacker forum

A threat actor was offering for sale on a hacker forum data from 2 million users allegedly stolen from the adult streaming site MyFreeCams. A threat actor was offering for sale on a hacker forum a database containing user records allegedly stolen from the adult streaming site MyFreeCams. MyFreeCams it’s one of the top adult streaming websites thta has
Publish At:2021-01-22 08:55 | Read:132 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach Hacking Darkweb hacking news infor

For Attackers, Home is Where the Hideout Is

Remember the good ol’ days of playing hide-and-seek? It’s hard to forget the rush of finding the perfect hiding place. I remember crouching into a tiny ball behind the clothes hanging in my mother’s closet, or standing frozen like a statue behind the curtain of our living room window. While it was “just a game” when we were kid
Publish At:2021-01-19 20:53 | Read:109 | Comments:0 | Tags:Data Protection Network Data Breach Internet of Things (IoT)

OpenWRT forum hacked, intruders stole user data

The OpenWRT forum, the community behind the open-source project for embedded operating systems based on Linux, disclosed a data breach. OpenWrt is an open-source project for embedded operating systems based on Linux, primarily used on embedded devices to route network traffic. The main components are Linux, util-linux, musl, and BusyBox. All components ha
Publish At:2021-01-18 21:42 | Read:196 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach Hacking hacking news information s

500K+ records of C-level people from Capital Economics leaked online

Experts from Cyble recently found a leak of 500K+ records of C-level people from Capital Economics on a Russian-speaking forum. During a routine Darkweb monitoring, researchers from Cyble found a leak of 500K+ records of C-level people from Capital Economics on a Russian-speaking forum. CapitalEconomics.com is one of the leading independent economic re
Publish At:2021-01-18 17:48 | Read:171 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach Deep Web Hacking Dark Web hacking

EMA said that hackers manipulated stolen documents before leaking them

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) revealed Friday that COVID-19 vaccine documents stolen from its servers have been manipulated before the leak. The European Medicines Agency (EMA) declared that COVID-19 vaccine documents stolen from its servers in a recent cyber attack have been manipulated. In December, a cyber attack hit the European Medicines Age
Publish At:2021-01-17 18:55 | Read:185 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach coronavirus COVID-19 European Medi

CAPCOM: 390,000 people impacted in the recent ransomware Attack

Capcom revealed that the recent ransomware attack has potentially impacted 390,000 people, an increase of approximately 40,000 people from the previous report. In November, Japanese game developer Capcom admitted to have suffered a cyberattack that is impacting business operations. The company has developed multiple multi-million-selling game franchise
Publish At:2021-01-14 12:55 | Read:149 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Data Breach Malware Capcom Gaming

EMA: Some of Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine data was leaked online

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) revealed that some of the Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine data were stolen from its servers. In December, a cyber attack hit the European Medicines Agency (EMA). At the time, the EMA did not provide technical details about the attack, nor whether it will have an impact on its operations while it is evaluating and appro
Publish At:2021-01-12 17:30 | Read:154 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach Hacking coronavirus COVID-19 COVID

What is STRIDE and How Does It Anticipate Cyberattacks?

STRIDE threat modeling is an important tool in a security expert’s arsenal. Threat modeling provides security teams with a practical framework for dealing with a threat. For example, the STRIDE model offers a proven methodology of next steps. It can suggest what defenses to include, the likely attacker’s profile, likely attack vectors and the as
Publish At:2021-01-11 21:47 | Read:200 | Comments:0 | Tags:Cloud Security Threat Hunting Threat Intelligence threat mod

Ubiquiti discloses a data breach

American technology company Ubiquiti Networks is disclosed a data breach and is notifying its customers via email. American technology vendor Ubiquiti Networks suffered a data breach and is sending out notification emails to its customers asking them to change their passwords and enable 2FA for their accounts. Ubiquiti, which makes a range of IoT gear
Publish At:2021-01-11 19:25 | Read:184 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach Hacking data breach hacking news i

Experts found gained access to the Git Repositories of the United Nations

Researchers obtained gained access to the Git Repositories belonging to the United Nations, exposing staff records and credentials. The research group Sakura Samurai was able to access the repositories of the United Nations as part of the Vulnerability Disclosure Program and a Hall of Fame operated by the organization. The group, composed of Jackson He
Publish At:2021-01-11 10:18 | Read:201 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach Hacking hacking news information s

Security Affairs newsletter Round 296

A new round of the weekly SecurityAffairs newsletter arrived! Every week the best security articles from Security Affairs free for you in your email box. NCA arrested 21 customers of the WeLeakInfo serviceOver 200 million records of Chinese Citizens for Sale on the DarkwebTop data breaches of 2020 – Security AffairsApex Laboratory disclose data breach aft
Publish At:2021-01-10 10:54 | Read:285 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News data breach Hacking hacking news information s

New Zealand central bank hit by a cyber attack

A cyber attack hit the New Zealand central bank, sensitive information has been potentially accessed by the intruders The New Zealand central bank announced today that a cyber attack hit its infrastructure. According to the Government organization, one of its data systems has been breached by an unidentified hacker, commercially and personally sensitive
Publish At:2021-01-10 10:54 | Read:206 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach Hacking data breach hacking news i

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