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New Russian-Linked Malware Poses “Immediate Threat” to Energy Grids

Info Security - Fri, 05/26/2023 - 15:00
Researchers say the specialized OT malware has similarities with Industroyer, which was used to take down power in Kiev, Ukraine, in 2016
Categories: Cyber Risk News

Romania’s Safetech Leans into UK Cybersecurity Market

Info Security - Fri, 05/26/2023 - 08:00
The cyber innovator sees the UK is an ideal location to realize its global ambitions as it opens a SOC at the Plexal Innovation Hub
Categories: Cyber Risk News

Advanced Phishing Attacks Surge 356% in 2022

Info Security - Thu, 05/25/2023 - 16:30
Perception Point said the increase is due to the adoption of new cloud collaboration apps
Categories: Cyber Risk News

Expo Framework API Flaw Reveals User Data in Online Services

Info Security - Thu, 05/25/2023 - 16:00
The vulnerability was discovered by Salt Security and has a CVSS score of 9.6
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NCSC Warns Against Chinese Cyber Attacks on Critical Infrastructure

Info Security - Thu, 05/25/2023 - 15:30
The threat actors used sophisticated tactics to evade detection during their malicious activities
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SMBs Targeted by State-Aligned Actors for Financial Theft and Supply Chain Attacks

Info Security - Thu, 05/25/2023 - 09:00
Proofpoint researchers have found that small and medium-sized businesses are increasingly being targeted by APT actors globally
Categories: Cyber Risk News

AI Used to Create Malware, WithSecure Observes

Info Security - Thu, 05/25/2023 - 08:30
The cybersecurity firm confirms that it has observed AI being used to generate malware
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Lazarus Group Targeting Microsoft Web Servers to Launch Espionage Malware

Info Security - Wed, 05/24/2023 - 15:00
Researchers detail the DLL side-loading technique used to deploy malware that facilitates credential theft and lateral movement
Categories: Cyber Risk News

US Sanctions North Korean Entities Training Expat IT Workers in Russia, China and Laos

Info Security - Wed, 05/24/2023 - 14:00
Illicit North Korean IT workers send the money they made from abroad to fund Kim’s regime, US Treasury Department said
Categories: Cyber Risk News

Private Sector Cybersecurity Task Force Called for to Defend Democracies

Info Security - Wed, 05/24/2023 - 12:30
Jessica Berlin, an independent consultant, calls for private sector task force to defend democracies
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Diversity advocate and renowned practitioner, Becky Pinkard, to be Inaugurated into Infosecurity Europe's Hall of Fame

Info Security - Wed, 05/24/2023 - 10:30
Becky will be officially inducted into the Hall of Fame during Infosecurity Europe 2023
Categories: Cyber Risk News

Backup Repositories Targeted in 93% of Ransomware Attacks

Info Security - Wed, 05/24/2023 - 10:00
Organizations now acknowledge that having clean and recoverable backups is a critical element of a good business continuity plan
Categories: Cyber Risk News

50% of UK CEOs See Cyber as a Bigger Business Risk than the Economy

Info Security - Wed, 05/24/2023 - 09:35
The survey also revealed that UK CEOs have a low level of understanding of cyber risks
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Google Unveils Bug Bounty Program For Android Apps

Info Security - Tue, 05/23/2023 - 16:30
Rewards range from $750 for certain MiTM scenarios to $30,000 for some ACE vulnerabilities
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Fata Morgana Watering Hole Attack Targets Shipping, Logistics Firms

Info Security - Tue, 05/23/2023 - 16:00
The attack targeted Israeli websites and has been linked to a nation-state actor from Iran
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GoldenJackal Targets Diplomatic Entities in Middle East, South Asia

Info Security - Tue, 05/23/2023 - 15:30
According to Kaspersky, GoldenJackal has been active since 2019
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ESET: Android App 'iRecorder – Screen Recorder' Trojanized with AhRat

Info Security - Tue, 05/23/2023 - 12:30
With over 50,000 downloads, the screen recording app was initially legitimate, but the malicious functionality was later implemented
Categories: Cyber Risk News

Two-Thirds of IT Leaders Say GDPR Has Reduced Consumer Trust

Info Security - Tue, 05/23/2023 - 10:15
Increased awareness of data privacy issues has reduced trust in organizations, according to the survey
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China Issues Ban on US Chipmaker Products

Info Security - Mon, 05/22/2023 - 15:30
The Chinese Communist Party has told tech operators in China to stop purchasing Micron products
Categories: Cyber Risk News

Meta Fined €1.2bn for Violating GDPR

Info Security - Mon, 05/22/2023 - 11:50
The record-breaking amount of the fine is the least important part of the story, privacy experts argued
Categories: Cyber Risk News