Cyber Risk News

Google Increases Android Security With Memory-Safe Programming Languages

Info Security - 1 hour 23 min ago
The number of memory safety vulnerabilities in Android dropped from 223 in 2019 to 85 in 2022
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'Black Proxies' Enable Threat Actors to Conduct Malicious Activity

Info Security - 2 hours 23 min ago
First used as botnets, their lucrative nature turned them into independent criminal enterprises
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Hackers Use Archive Files and HTML Smuggling to Bypass Detection Tools

Info Security - 3 hours 23 min ago
HP's latest report suggests 44% of malware was delivered via archive files in Q3 2022
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Industry Coalition Urges Congress to Hold off on SBOMs Requirements for Defense Contractors

Info Security - 4 hours 53 min ago
The coalition outlined the need to refine SBOM requirements before making it an obligation for defense contractors
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NATO Launches Massive Cyber-Defense Exercise

Info Security - 8 hours 38 min ago
Annual Cyber Coalition effort helps nations develop and share best practice
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Cuba Ransomware Actors Pocket $60m

Info Security - 9 hours 8 min ago
Number of US victims has doubled over the past year
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Trojan Steals Facebook Details from Over 300K Victims

Info Security - 9 hours 43 min ago
"Schoolyard Bully" has been active since 2018
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Hackers Target Colombia's Healthcare System With Ransomware

Info Security - Thu, 12/01/2022 - 18:00
The attack disrupted IT operations, websites and scheduling of medical appointments
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Spyware Vendor Variston Exploited N-Days in Chrome, Firefox, Windows

Info Security - Thu, 12/01/2022 - 17:00
The claims come from Google’s Threat Analysis Group, which published an advisory about the threat
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WhatsApp Files on Dark Web Show Millions of Records For Sale

Info Security - Thu, 12/01/2022 - 16:07
The list went on sale for four days and is now being distributed for free among dark web users
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UK Extends NIS Regulations to IT Managed Service Providers

Info Security - Thu, 12/01/2022 - 11:00
The UK strengthens its regulations on Network and Information Systems (NIS) to better prevent software supply chain attacks
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Eight Charged with $30m Unemployment Benefits Fraud

Info Security - Thu, 12/01/2022 - 10:30
Defendants allegedly used insider to obtain personal information
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Researchers Accidentally Crash Cryptomining Botnet

Info Security - Thu, 12/01/2022 - 10:00
Akamai reveals how a simple syntax error stopped it sending commands
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LastPass Reveals Another Customer Data Breach

Info Security - Thu, 12/01/2022 - 09:30
Incident is second this year, although company says passwords are safe
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Majority of US Defense Contractors Not Meeting Basic Cybersecurity Requirements

Info Security - Wed, 11/30/2022 - 18:30
87% of DoD contractors are failing to meet the basic level of compliance ahead of CMMC coming into force next year
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Australian Parliament Passes Privacy Penalty Bill

Info Security - Wed, 11/30/2022 - 18:00
The higher penalties and extended powers will become effective after the bill receives royal assent
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China-Based Hackers Target Southeast Asia With USB-Based Malware

Info Security - Wed, 11/30/2022 - 17:00
UNC4191 operations have affected several entities in Southeast Asia but also in the US, Europe and Asia Pacific Japan
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Zero-Day Flaw Discovered in Quarkus Java Framework

Info Security - Wed, 11/30/2022 - 16:00
The flaw has a CVSS v3 base score rating of 9.8 and can be found in the Dev UI Config Editor
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Businesses Increasing Cyber Spend Without Clear Strategy, Fastly Finds

Info Security - Wed, 11/30/2022 - 12:00
As businesses aim to spend more on cybersecurity, Fastly warns that many do so without a clear strategy
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Let's Encrypt Issues Three Billionth Certificate

Info Security - Wed, 11/30/2022 - 10:30
Free certificate authority serves over 300 million websites
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