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North Korea Lazarus Hackers Blamed for $100 Million Horizon Bridge Heist

The infamous North Korean Lazarus hacking group is the prime suspect in the $100 million hack of Harmony’s Horizon Bridge, according to new data and research from blockchain analytics firm Elliptic.The multi-million compromise, confirmed by Harmony earlier this month, led to the theft of ETH, BNB, USDT, USDC and Dai from the Horizon cross-chain bridge and no
Publish At:2022-06-30 16:13 | Read:67 | Comments:0 | Tags:Cyberwarfare Disaster Recovery Endpoint Security Network Sec

Oak9 Lands $8 Million in New Venture Investment

Chicago-based Infrastructure-as-Code (IaC) startup oak9 has attracted new interest from venture capitalists with Cisco Investments and Morgan Stanley’s Next Level Fund joining a new $8 million funding round.The latest financing, led by existing investor Menlo Ventures, brings the total raised by oak9 to $14 million following a $5.9 million seed round the com
Publish At:2022-06-30 16:13 | Read:76 | Comments:0 | Tags:Endpoint Security Mobile Security Network Security NEWS &

Cyolo Banks $60M Series B for ZTNA Technology

Cyolo, an Israeli startup building technology for zero trust networking, on Monday announced a new $60 million investment led by the venture investing arm of National Grid.In addition to National Grid Partners, Cyolo said it scored investments from Glilot Capital Partners, Flint Capital, Differential Ventures, and Merlin Ventures. The Series B financing
Publish At:2022-06-28 16:12 | Read:182 | Comments:0 | Tags:Cyberwarfare Endpoint Security Mobile Security Network Secur

Normalyze Announces $22 Million for DSPM Technology

Bay Area startup Normalyze on Monday announced a $22 million in Series A funding as venture capital investors rush to place bets on the newly coined Data Security Posture Management (DSPM) space.Normalyze, based in San Francisco, said the funding round was co-led by Lightspeed Venture Partners and Battery Ventures and brings the total raised to $26.6 million
Publish At:2022-06-28 16:12 | Read:119 | Comments:0 | Tags:Endpoint Security Mobile Security Network Security NEWS &

CrowdStrike: Ransomware Actor Caught Exploiting Mitel VOIP Zero-Day

Security researchers at CrowdStrike have stumbled upon ransomware actors deploying zero-day exploits against Mitel VOIP appliances sitting on the network perimeter.The discovery is added confirmation that ransomware criminals are increasingly investing in zero-day exploits for use in data-extortion attacks and that poorly configured network devices present a
Publish At:2022-06-24 12:02 | Read:321 | Comments:0 | Tags:Cyberwarfare Endpoint Security Network Security NEWS & I

Top Cryptographers Flag 'Devastating' Flaws in MEGA Cloud Storage

Cryptographers at Swiss university ETH Zurich have found at least five exploitable security flaws in the privacy-themed MEGA cloud storage service and warned that the issues could lead to “devastating attacks on the confidentiality and integrity of user data in the MEGA cloud.”The ETH Zurich team documented the security defects in a research paper 
Publish At:2022-06-23 12:02 | Read:232 | Comments:0 | Tags:Endpoint Security Network Security NEWS & INDUSTRY Priva

Aqua Security Ships Open Source Tool for Auditing Software Supply Chain

Cloud security startup Aqua Security has partnered with the Center for Internet Security (CIS) to create guidelines for software supply chain security and followed up by shipping an open-source auditing tool to ensure compliance with the new benchmark.The open-source tool, called Chain-Bench, is described an open source tool for auditing an organization’s so
Publish At:2022-06-22 11:11 | Read:167 | Comments:0 | Tags:Disaster Recovery Endpoint Security Network Security NEWS &a

RevealSecurity Raises $23M for Application Detection and Response

RevealSecurity, an Israeli data security startup building technology to thwart malicious insider threats, on Tuesday announced the closing of a $23 million funding round led by SYN Ventures.In addition to SYN Ventures, Hanaco Ventures, SilverTech Ventures and World Trade Ventures also joined as RevealSecurity investors.The Series A financing provides capital
Publish At:2022-06-21 13:11 | Read:221 | Comments:0 | Tags:Endpoint Security Network Security NEWS & INDUSTRY Priva

Germany's Green Party Says Email System Hit by Cyberattack

The German Green party, which is part of the country’s governing coalition, says its IT system was hit by a cyberattack last month that affected email accounts belonging to Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock and Economy Minister Robert Habeck.The party confirmed a report Saturday by German weekly Der Spiegel, but said the two hadn’t actively used their party
Publish At:2022-06-20 09:13 | Read:244 | Comments:0 | Tags:NEWS & INDUSTRY Email Security Cybercrime cyber

Volexity Blames 'DriftingCloud' APT For Sophos Firewall Zero-Day

Big-game malware hunters at Volexity are shining the spotlight on a sophisticated Chinese APT caught recently exploiting a Sophos firewall zero-day to plant backdoors and launch man-in-the-middle attacks.The Sophos firewall vulnerability -- tracked as CVE-2022-1040 -- was patched in March this year but only after Volexity intercepted a sophisticated zero-day
Publish At:2022-06-16 17:09 | Read:352 | Comments:0 | Tags:Cyberwarfare Disaster Recovery Endpoint Security Network Sec

'MaliBot' Android Malware Steals Financial, Personal Information

Researchers at F5 Labs have nabbed a new Android malware family capable of exfiltrating financial and personal information after taking control of infected devices.Dubbed MaliBot, the malware poses as a cryptocurrency mining application, but may also pretend to be a Chrome browser or another app. On nfected devices, the threat focuses on harvesting financial
Publish At:2022-06-16 17:09 | Read:318 | Comments:0 | Tags:Endpoint Security Network Security NEWS & INDUSTRY Appli

Cisco Patches Critical Vulnerability in Email Security Appliance

Cisco on Wednesday announced patches for a critical vulnerability affecting its Email Security Appliance (ESA) and Secure Email and Web Manager products.Tracked as CVE-2022-20798 (CVSS score of 9.8), the security bug can be exploited remotely to bypass authentication and log in to the web management interface of impacted appliances.“This vulnerability is due
Publish At:2022-06-16 13:11 | Read:321 | Comments:0 | Tags:NEWS & INDUSTRY Email Security Vulnerabilities Vulnerabi

Jit Banks Massive $38.5 Seed Round Funding

Jit, an Israeli startup promising technology to help developers simplify security when deploying cloud apps, has banked an eye-opening $38.5 million in seed-stage funding.The funding round was Boldstart Ventures. Venture capital outfit Insight Partners and Tiger Global Management also invested.The $38.5 million round is abnormally high for seed-stage funding
Publish At:2022-06-15 13:11 | Read:275 | Comments:0 | Tags:Endpoint Security Network Security NEWS & INDUSTRY Appli

GreyNoise Attracts Major Investor Interest

GreyNoise Intelligence, a startup competing in the crowded threat-intelligence space, has deposited $15 million in a new round of venture capital funding led by Radian Capital.The $15 million Series A, which was led by Radian Capital, comes less than a year after GreyNoise banked a $5 million seed round to expand its data collection capabilities.In addition
Publish At:2022-06-15 13:11 | Read:364 | Comments:0 | Tags:Endpoint Security Network Security NEWS & INDUSTRY Priva

Avast: New Linux Rootkit and Backdoor Align Perfectly

Malware hunters at Avast have analyzed a newly discovered rootkit and backdoor that target Linux and appear designed to function in synergy with each other.Dubbed Syslogk, the rootkit is based on Adore-Ng, an older Linux rootkit, but packs new functionality that makes both the user-mode application and the kernel rootkit difficult to detect, Avast warned in
Publish At:2022-06-14 13:11 | Read:295 | Comments:0 | Tags:Cyberwarfare Disaster Recovery Endpoint Security Network Sec


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