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Reuters: Russia-linked APT behind Brexit leak website

Russia-linked threat actors are behind a new website that published leaked emails from leading proponents of Britain’s exit from the EU, the Reuters reported. According to a Google cybersecurity official and the former head of UK foreign intelligence, the “Very English Coop d’Etat” website was set up to publish private emails from
Publish At:2022-05-28 10:31 | Read:132 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach Hacking Intelligence APT Cold Rive

FBI: Compromised US academic credentials available on various cybercrime forums

The FBI warns organizations in the higher education sector of credentials sold on cybercrime forums that can allow threat actors to access their networks. The FBI issued an alert to inform the higher education sector about the availability of login credentials on dark web forums that can be used by threat actors to launch attacks against individuals and o
Publish At:2022-05-27 10:31 | Read:173 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Data Breach Deep Web Hacking Repor

How to Respond to Non-Malicious Data Breaches

It’s easy to assume most, if not all, data breaches are malicious. Surely, attackers strike on purpose. However, almost two-thirds of data breaches start from mistakes, not an intent to cause harm. According to the Cost of Insider Threats Report from Ponemon, negligent employees create around 62% of security incidents, costing an average of $307,111 p
Publish At:2022-05-23 10:18 | Read:169 | Comments:0 | Tags:Data Protection Incident Response Risk Management Security S

Asian media company Nikkei suffered a ransomware attack

The media company Nikkei has disclosed a ransomware attack and revealed that the incident might have impacted customer data. The Japanese-based media company Nikkey is focused on the business and financial industry, it is the world’s largest financial newspaper. This week the company disclosed a security breach, ransomware infected one of its server
Publish At:2022-05-21 18:27 | Read:618 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach data breach Hacking hacking news i

Conti ransomware claims to have hacked Peru MOF – Dirección General de Inteligencia (DIGIMIN)

Conti Ransomware gang claims to have hacked the Peru MOF – Dirección General de Inteligencia (DIGIMIN) and stolen 9.41 GB. The Conti ransomware gang added the Peru MOF – Dirección General de Inteligencia (DIGIMIN) to the list of its victims on its Tor leak site. The National Directorate of Intelligence is the premier intelligence agency in Per
Publish At:2022-05-08 18:14 | Read:388 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Data Breach Malware Conti ransomwa

US healthcare billing services group hacked, affecting at least half a million individuals

According to the US Department of Health and Human Services, Adaptive Health Integrations (AHI), a healthcare software and billing services firm in North Dakota, suffered a data breach that affected more than half a million individuals. According to the firm, the breach occurred in mid-October last year, but it only started notifying people last month. Th
Publish At:2022-05-03 12:48 | Read:355 | Comments:0 | Tags:Hacking Adaptive Health Integrations AHI data breach healthc

Security Affairs newsletter Round 363 by Pierluigi Paganini

A new round of the weekly Security Affairs newsletter arrived! Every week the best security articles from Security Affairs free for you in your email box. If you want to also receive for free the newsletter with the international press subscribe here.  Microsoft Azure flaws could allow accessing PostgreSQL DBs of other customersEmotet tests new att
Publish At:2022-05-01 06:26 | Read:532 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News data breach Hacking information security news

Anonymous hacked Russian PSCB Commercial Bank and companies in the energy sector

OpRussia continues, less than a week after my last update Anonymous has hacked other Russian companies and leaked their data via DDoSecrets. The #OpRussia launched by Anonymous on Russia after the criminal invasion of Ukraine continues, the collective claims to have published more than 6 TB of Russian data via DDoSecrets. This is my update on the recent a
Publish At:2022-04-29 06:26 | Read:548 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber warfare Data Breach Hacking Hacktivism A

Hospitals taken offline after cyberattack

The GHT Coeur Grand Est has become a victim of a cyberattack on the hospital centers of Vitry-le-François and Saint-Dizier. The hospital’s administration has warned [French] that data have been exfiltrated and might be used for phishing in the future. As a consequence, the GHT Cœur Grand Est has cut all incoming and outgoing internet connections from its
Publish At:2022-04-26 12:48 | Read:533 | Comments:0 | Tags:Reports cyberattack data breach GHT Coeur Grand hospital cyb

Since declaring cyber war on Russia Anonymous leaked 5.8 TB of Russian data

OpRussia continues unabated, since declaring ‘cyber war’ on Russia Anonymous has now published approximately 5.8 TB of Russian data. The #OpRussia launched by Anonymous on Russia after the criminal invasion of Ukraine continues to collect successes, the collective claims to have published approximately 5.8 TB of Russian data via DDoSecrets. Th
Publish At:2022-04-24 10:22 | Read:622 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber warfare Data Breach Hacking Hacktivism S

Security Affairs newsletter Round 362 by Pierluigi Paganini

A new round of the weekly Security Affairs newsletter arrived! Every week the best security articles from Security Affairs free for you in your email box. If you want to also receive for free the newsletter with the international press subscribe here. T-Mobile confirms Lapsus$ had access its systemsAre you using Java 15/16/17 or 18 in production? P
Publish At:2022-04-24 06:26 | Read:728 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News data breach Hacking hacking news information s

T-Mobile confirms Lapsus$ had access its systems

Telecommunication giant T-Mobile confirmed the LAPSUS$ extortion group gained access to its networks in March. Telecom company T-Mobile on Friday revealed that LAPSUS$ extortion gang gained access to its networks. The popular investigator and journalist Brian Krebs first surmised that the LAPSUS$ gang has breached T-Mobile after he
Publish At:2022-04-23 18:14 | Read:721 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Data Breach Hacking Cybercrime hac

Conti ransomware claims responsibility for the attack on Costa Rica

Conti ransomware gang claimed responsibility for a ransomware attack that hit the government infrastructure of Costa Rica. Last week a ransomware attack has crippled the government infrastructure of Costa Rica causing chaos. The Conti ransomware gang claimed responsibility for the attack, while the Costa Rican government refused to pay a ransom. “
Publish At:2022-04-22 19:12 | Read:751 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Malware Conti ransomware Costa Ric

Anonymous hacked other Russian organizations, some of the breaches could be severe

The Anonymous collective and affiliate groups intensify their attacks and claimed to have breached multiple organizations. Anonymous and groups linked to the famous collective continues to target Russian organizations, the hacktivist are breaching their systems and leak stolen data online. Below the organizations breached in the last three days, since
Publish At:2022-04-20 10:22 | Read:615 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach Hacking Hacktivism Security Anonym

Experts spotted Industrial Spy, a new stolen data marketplace

A new marketplace named Industrial Spy that focuses on the sale of stolen data appeared in the threat landscape. Malware HunterTeam and Bleeping Computer reported the born of a new marketplace called Industrial Spy that sells stolen data and offers free stolen data to its members. MalwareHunterTeam researchers spotted malware samples [1, 2] that dro
Publish At:2022-04-18 14:18 | Read:482 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Deep Web data breach Hacking hacki

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