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DAILY NEWS: Dezembro (04/12 - 10/12) - 49 Semana de 2022

Cyber Security and Information Security News - Daily Updates !! Weekly Review

10/12


130,000 Telstra customers exposed in data breach


AirAsia ransomware attack: Probe ongoing to find source and impact of compromised data, says Fahmi


Awareness programme on "Cyber security & emerging technologies" held


Businesses worry about ransomware in OT environment


Capitec warns of December rise in banking scams – what to look out for


Cisco Warns of High-Severity Unpatched Flaw Affecting IP Phones Firmware


Even the Pros Get Compromised When They Forget These Security Basics


Medibank improves security systems following data breach


New Power Party (NPP) lawmakers urge registration data breach probe


Private data of 6 lakh Indians hacked, sold on bot markets for under Rs 500: Report


Researchers Detail New Attack Method to Bypass Popular Web Application Firewalls


There's a shortage of cyber security workers, and these girls aspire to fill the gap


09/12


3 major cybersecurity predictions for the new year


5 geopolitical risk factors affecting organizations in 2023


12 Disruptive technologies, high on Innovation, Funding and Demand-Supply alignment will drive Tech markets in the Techade-NASSCOM-BCG study


18 Bursa main board-listed companies had active malware infections in November


2023 Cybersecurity Predictions


600K Indian Users’ Data Being Sold For INR 490 On Bot Markets: NordVPN


Antivirus and EDR solutions tricked into acting as data wipers


At least 400,000 new malicious files detected daily in 2022: Report


Australia arrests 'Pig Butchering' suspects for stealing $100 million


Australia To Be The Most Cyber-Secure Country By 2030


BEC Attacks Expand Beyond Email and Toward Mobile Devices


Centralising secrets: How organizations can manage identity and credentials


Cisco discloses high-severity flaw impacting IP Phone 7800 and 8800 Series


Cloud Atlas targets entities in Russia and Belarus amid the ongoing war in Ukraine


Cobalt Mirage Affiliate Uses GitHub to Relay Drokbk Malware Instructions


CommonSpirit confirms data breach impacts 623K patients


CommonSpirit Health says patient data was stolen during ransomware attack


Conway Regional Medical Center Reaches $295K Settlement Over Healthcare Data Breach


Crikey! Not Another One! Lessons Learned From Australia’s Wave of Breaches


Crypto Hitting ‘Mother Of All Economic Crises’ Threatens North Korea


Cyber Security Firm CloudSEK Points Finger at Rival Over Breach


Cybersecurity firm ‘sniffed out’ hacked Tirupati hospital data on dark web. Now, it’s a ‘victim’ too


December 2022 Patch Tuesday forecast: Fine-tuning the connectivity


Developers ignoring ‘best practice’ on mobile app security – Digital Minister


Embattled Medibank faces 48-hour outage as cyber security upgrade begins


Experts devised a technique to bypass web application firewalls (WAF) of several vendors


Fake Christmas Shops (Louis Vuitton), PayPal, USPS Shipping, & MORE – Top Scams & Phishing Schemes of the Week


Fears for Australia's rich and famous as real estate agency in nation's most exclusive beachside suburb is hacked and sensitive details published online


Feds Charge Nigerian National with Compromising Email Accounts of Pharmaceutical Employees, Money Laundering


Government Sets Out New Rules to Enhance App Security


Government to Fund Security Studies for Hundreds of Students


Healthcare Organizations Warned of Royal Ransomware Attacks


How Can SMEs Improve Their Cybersecurity Resilience?


How to Easily Recognize Scam Online Casinos


Inside NATO’s Cyber Range: How armies prepare against attack and why nations must work together


Insights into insider threats: Detecting and monitoring abnormal user activity


Key Risks and Challenges for Data Security in the Cloud


Knox College president addresses ransomware incident as notorious group claims credit


Leading cybersecurity companies in clinical trials


Leveraging the full potential of zero trust


MuddyWater Hackers Target Asian and Middle East Countries with Updated Tactics


New Truebot Malware Variant Leveraging Netwrix Auditor Bug and Raspberry Robin Worm


North Korean threat group exploiting Internet Explorer zero-day


NPP lawmakers urge registration data breach probe


One year on: Log4Shell’s Armageddon that never was


PCI Secure Software Standard 1.2 released


Personal data of 6 lakh Indian hacked and sold on bot markets for Rs 490 each: study reveals


Ransom gang stepping up attacks, analyst warns


Recognize the commonalities in ransomware attacks to avoid them


Research reveals where 95% of open source vulnerabilities lie


Researchers Uncover New Drokbk Malware that Uses GitHub as a Dead Drop Resolver


Retail giant Vevor leaked user location and payment data for almost five months


Security Concerns Scupper Deals for Two-Thirds of Firms


Software Supply Chain Attacks Leveraging Open-Sources Repos Growing


Teleperformance USA Notifies Consumers of Leaked Social Security Numbers Following Recent Data Breach


Top 10 Cloud Penetration Testing Companies in 2023


“Vertical Integration within the Domain of Cyber Security is Our USP” Says Kaushik Ray


Voyager Worldwide hit by cyber attack


Why automation is critical for scaling security and compliance


08/12


6 Ways Your Privacy and Security Were Threatened in 2022


Akamai Research Shows APJ Surpasses North America in Web Application and API Cyberattacks


Amnesty International Canada says it was targeted by Chinese cyberespionage threat groups


Antwerp City Services Down After Ransomware Attack


Apple Introduces New Data Protections to Increase Cloud Security


Apple unveils end-to-end encryption for iCloud backup, Photos, etc.


Australia witnessed 16 major cyber-attacks as hackers attempt to steal ‘sensitive data’


BlackByte Ransomware Takes an Extra Bite Using Double Extortion Methods


Business email compromise attacks going mobile via SMS and social media apps


Cambridge Water says customers' names, addresses, and banking details were stolen in the South Staffs Water hack


Christmas shopping scams: How to stay safe online


Cisco discloses high-severity IP phone bug with exploit code


Cloud Security: Maintaining Least Privilege


Cyber-criminals Scammed Each Other Out of Millions in 2022


Cybersecurity Best Practices for Banking Institutions in the Digital Age


Consumers prioritize mobile app security over features


Cybercriminals are scamming each other, tipping off law enforcement


Data breach of Ontario's vaccine booking system affects hundreds of thousands, province says


Data protection and security in 2023


Deception Technology: How to Trick Cybercriminals Into Focusing on a Decoy


Department of Health and Human Services Cybersecurity Coordination Center (HHS) warns Royal ransomware threat targeting healthcare providers


Fingerprinting: Is It Really a Privacy Threat?


FTX hires forensics team to find customers’ missing billions


Gloucestershire is one of the least cyber secure counties in the south west


Google Warns of Internet Explorer Zero-Day Vulnerability Exploited by ScarCruft Hackers


Hacked corporate email accounts used to send MSP remote access tool


Hackers are still finding - and using - flaws in Internet Explorer


Hacking as a Service: The dark side of corporate sabotage


How compliance leaders can encourage employees to report misconduct


How IoT is changing the threat landscape for businesses


How To Build A More Resilient IT Department While Cutting Costs


How to Mitigate the Cyber Risks of Energy Blackouts


How to Protect Your Organization From Account Takeovers


India is dangerously unprepared for Chinese cyber-war. AIIMS ransomware attack shows why


Investment Fraud Gang May Have Made $500m


Iranian APT Agrius Targets Diamond Industry Worldwide With Fantasy Wiper


Iranian Hackers Strike Diamond Industry with Data-Wiping Malware in Supply-Chain Attack


Is VoIP Telephony 100% Cybersecure? Tips to Avoid Deceptive Actions


Medibank set for system-wide weekend shutdown


Medibank to shut down IT systems to bolster security following huge data breach


Metallica encourages fans to seek and destroy crypto scams


Metropolitan Opera dealing with cyberattack that shut down website, box office


Microsoft has discovered a new scam targeting crypto firms on Telegram


N. Korea Launched Cyber Attack Using Itaewon Tragedy


New Gov.uk scam email: stay alert to the latest scam tactic


New 'Zombinder' platform binds Android malware with legitimate apps


Online Retailer Giant Exposed User Data and Over 1B Records


Over 31,000 Patients Impacted by Drive Compromised in Cyber Attack


PayPal email scams are back: how to spot a dodgy message


Pennsylvania Amends Data Breach Notification Law


Phishing in the Cloud: We're Gonna Need a Bigger Boat


Popular HR and Payroll Company Sequoia Discloses a Data Breach


Protecting the modern cloud environment with cloud email security


Ransomware attack on AIIMS Delhi servers deliberate, targeted; NIA probe on: MoS IT


Ransomware attack on New Zealand's IT provider impacts multiple government ministries and authorities


Real estate agency LJ Hooker hit with data breach


Reporting a Data Breach


Researchers Uncover Darknet Service Allowing Hackers to Trojanize Legit Android Apps


Russia’s VTB bank hit by largest DDoS attack


Securing the operational technology network


Stolen data of 600,000 Indians sold on bot markets so far - study


Telecom financial frauds up as more upgrade to 5G


The biggest data breaches and leaks of 2022


The cloud is a growing target for cyberattacks


The importance of cybersecurity in sports


The Internet-Based Threats Putting Your Organization at Risk


The new workplace imperative: Authenticate anywhere, access everywhere


Three cloud security lessons learned in 2022 – and the path forward


Truebot Malware Activity Increases With Possible Evil Corp Connections


Turkey charges journalist who disclosed government data breach


UK Government Calls for Industry Input on its Cybersecurity Strategy


Upper Peninsula Power Company Reports Recent Data Breach Compromising SSNs of More than 39k Customers


Vanuatu Government Struggling Back Online After Cyberattack


Veros Credit Files Notice of Data Breach Affecting Consumers’ Social Security Numbers


Vienna’s Musikverein is taken down


Web Application And API Cyberattacks Grow by 449%


Weep for the cybercriminals who fell for online scams and lost $2.5m last year


What HR Departments Need to Know About Data Security


What Stricter Data Privacy Laws Mean for Your Cybersecurity Policies


Why Early Threat Detection Is Important In K-12 Cloud Security


Why is Robust API Security Crucial in eCommerce?


Wing Financial Files Notice of Data Breach Affecting Over 240k Clients


07/12


3 xIoT Attacks Companies Aren't Prepared For


7 reasons why you must embed trust into the core of your business


10 Cybersecurity Predictions for 2023


2023 Predictions: API Security the new Battle Ground in Cybersecurity


Adams-Friendship Area School District hit by ransomware


Amnesty International Canada claims attack by China-backed forces


Android security update fixes more than 80 security vulnerabilities - including four critical


Anna Johnston: ‘Not every cyber attack will result in a data breach’


Antler backs Amsterdam’s Insiber with €100K to help SMEs address cybersecurity risks


Beware the ‘phishermen’ – and don’t take the bait


Chinese Hackers Using Russo-Ukrainian War Decoys to Target APAC and European Entities


Cloud is growing target for cyberattacks –Sophos Survey


CloudSEK claims it was hacked by another cybersecurity firm


Colombian healthcare giant Keralty targeted by RansomHouse gang; forced to suspend operations


CommonSpirit Health says some patient information accessed in ransomware attack


Cuban Foreign Ministry denounces cyber-attack


Cyber Security Consulting Market - The Global Market is Growing at a CAGR of 8.4% by 2031 | Douglas Insights


Cyber Security for Medical Devices Training Course (January 20, 2023) - ResearchAndMarkets.com


Cyber will be the biggest risk code for Lloyd’s in 2023


Cybersecurity adoption hampered by shortage of skills and poor product integration


Don’t get phished over the holidays 


e-Crime Bureau awarded for a decade of impact in cyber security


EE UK Launches New Norton Powered Cyber Security Packages


Fear of cyberattacks drives SMBs to spend more on software


Financial Services IT Teams Relying on Legacy Cybersecurity Plagued By False Positives and Negatives


Five tips to keep yourself safe on social media


Fraudulent Funds Transfer (FFT) and Ransomware Represent Over Half of Cyber Insurance Claims in 2022


Google: North Korean gov’t hackers used Internet Explorer zero-day to target South Korea users


Google: State hackers still exploiting Internet Explorer zero-days


Hackers use new Fantasy data wiper in coordinated supply chain attack


How Does Cyber Technology Affect Security?


How Railroads Mitigate Cyberthreats Against Their Networks


How to protect your school from cyber attacks


How to Use a Phishing Simulation to Train Employees


Human Rights Watch details Iran-backed phishing campaign against activists


ICO Fines Rogue Nuisance Callers £500,000


Insider Risks Hamper the Digital Transformation Process


Insight Global COVID-19 tracing data breach class action settlement


IT Army of Ukraine Hit Russian Banking Giant with Crippling DDoS Attack


Jim Koons Automotive Co. data breach class action settlement


Leading cyber security companies focusing on emerging threats in 2023


Major cloud, email hosting provider blames ransomware attack for outage


Many SMBs still just aren't equipped to deal with cyberattacks


Microsoft Alerts Cryptocurrency Industry of Targeted Cyber Attacks


Microsoft Warns Cryptocurrency Firms Against Complex Cyber-Attacks


Microsoft Warns of Scammers Targeting Crypto Startups With ‘Weaponized’ Excel Files


Millions of people have had their data sold on bot markets


NatWest warns of new phishing email which aims to scam you out of your bank details


New Babuk Ransomware Found in Major Attack


New Go-based Zerobot Botnet Exploiting Dozen of IoT Vulnerabilities to Expand its Network


New Zealand government compromised in third-party cyber attack


New Zerobot malware has 21 exploits for BIG-IP, Zyxel, D-Link devices


Nine cybersecurity predictions for 2023 that’ll keep business owners up at night


NZ Privacy Commissioner Investigates Mercury IT Ransomware Attack


Optus, Medibank – and supply chains flying under the radar


Over Half of Businesses in Nigeria Planning to Expand Locally Despite Supply Chain, Cyber-Security, and Recruitment Challenges


Police Dismantle SIM Swapping Gang in Spain


Rackspace email outage confirmed as ransomware attack


Researchers Weaponize Machine Learning Models With Ransomware


Russian Espionage APT Callisto Focuses on Ukraine War Support Organizations


Russian Hackers Spotted Targeting U.S. Military Weapons and Hardware Supplier


Russia's VTB Bank Suffers its Biggest Ever DDoS


Security Practitioners Lack Dark Web Threat Intelligence Training


Security Risks Found in Millions of XIoT Devices


South Staffs Water customers criticismo 'scary gobbledy-gook' messages after cyber attack


Spyware Vendor’s Heliconia Framework Exploits Browser Vulnerabilities


Stc Bahrain highlights its latest cybersecurity services at the Arab International Cybersecurity Summit


Suffolk University Reports Data Breach Impacting Thousands of Current and Former Students


Supply Chain Web Skimming Attacks Hit Dozens of Sites


Tarentum investigating after falling victim to online scam for nearly $140,000


Texas appraisal districts hit by ransomware attacks


These Are the 50 Most Popular Passwords in America—and That’s Not a Good Thing


Thousands of children’s medical records leaked


Top 7 factors boosting enterprise cybersecurity resilience


UK Government Department Using Unsupported Applications, Reveals Watchdog


Unpatched Exchange servers could be behind Rackspace's ransomware attack, according to one researcher


Vice Society Ransomware Attackers Targeted Dozens of Schools in 2022


Vodafone in Oman claims Cyber Security Award at Big Data & Analytics Meet 2022


WA data breaches are at a ‘record-breaking severity.’ How to keep your personal data safe


Why Building a Digital Twin Graph Will Shore up Your Cybersecurity Defence


Why Indian MSMEs Must Rethink Cybersecurity


Why the Holidays are the Most Wonderful Time of the Year for Fraudsters


Why You Must Think Like Your Adversary After a Data Breach


Will the 2.5M Records Breach Impact Student Loan Relief?


06/12


3 Strategies for Healthcare Merger, Acquisition Cybersecurity Due Diligence


68% of IT leaders are worried about API sprawl


14,000 coronial files blocked: Ministry of Justice confirms cyber attack


A Decade of Discussion and We’re Still Not Thinking Laterally


After AIIMS, top medical body ICMR's servers under cyber attack: Report



Amnesty International Canada says it was hacked by Beijing


Amnesty International Canada says it was targeted by China-sponsored cyber attack


Attackers take over expired domain to deliver web skimming scripts


Australian insurer Medibank says hackers leaked all of the data they stole in October


Beyond Google: The Real Problem with Data Privacy


CBN, Stakeholders Collaborate To Check Rising Cyber Attacks


Chinese Hackers Target Middle East Telecoms in Latest Cyber Attacks


Companhias precisam amadurecer práticas de segurança cibernética


Cyber Attack insights Heli Tiirmaa-Klaar, Director of the Digital Society Institute at ESMT Berlin


Cyber attack widens, via third party, affecting government agencies


Cyber security: Getting basic hygiene right


Cyber security improvements held up by budget and skills shortages


Dark web recruiting techniques: Malware, phishing, and carding


Darknet's Largest Mobile Malware Marketplace Threatens Users Worldwide


Decentralized Cyber security – An Advanced Approach