Hacked reseller may have caused data breach at Vodafone Italy
One of the telco's partners suffered a cyberattack, endangering the organization's data.
Vodafone Italia has warned customers of a possible data breach that may compromise their personal data. The notice was issued after the company confirmed a cyberattack on one of its resellers.
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Druva announces ‘data protection guarantee’ worth $10 million
Cybersecurity cloud provider Druva announced its latest data resiliency guarantee that offers more than $10 million in coverage and pledges to secure the privacy, availability, and immutability of customers’ data
Druva has recently revealed a comprehensive SaaS protection service for data that... Read more
Microsoft says it observed malware that attacked Ukrainian government
The attack also targeted non-governmental organizations and IT vendors
Microsoft this week admitted that it had observed destructive malware in systems belonging to several Ukrainian government agencies and organisations that work closely with the Ukrainian government. These entities all suffere... Read more
Cyber attack takes down Ukrainian government websites
The attack warned Ukrainians to "be afraid and expect the worst"
Ukraine was the victim of a “massive” cyber-attack this week, with the websites of several government departments including the ministry of foreign affairs and the education ministry knocked out.
Ukrainian officials told Reu... Read more
Kaseya denies paying ransom for universal decryptor–no comment on NDA
On 21st July, Software Company Kaseya denied having paid any ransom for a universal decryptor tool. Following many days of speculation, the company set the record straight regarding news that it had paid REvil a handsome amount it asked for.
The events that transpired
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Manchester United is the victim of cyber attack
The British football club Manchester United has been hit by a cyber attack. It appears to be a ransomware attack, but it is not clear whether the attackers managed to steal anything.
The football club posted a message on its website, simply saying that a cyber attack has taken place and it has t... Read more
Fileless malware attacks up 265 percent
Fileless malware - where the necessary files for an infection are not installed on the system - is becoming increasingly popular. In the first half of this year, the number of infections with this malware increased by no less than 265 percent compared to the same period in 2018.
Security company Tre... Read more
Many companies don’t notice cyber attacks until it’s too late
According to Kaspersky Lab, many companies only notice that a cyber attack takes place when it is already too late. The companies only ask for help when money or data has already been stolen, or when devices have broken down.
Kaspersky Lab states that in a new report, IT Pro writes. Half of the inci... Read more
Datalek Hostinger hits 14 million users
Webhosting company Hostinger has reset the passwords of users. This happened after third parties were able to gain unauthorized access to a database containing the data of several million users.
A company blog post reports that the incident took place on 23 August. Externals were able to obtain a... Read more
Number of cyber attacks reached record heights in the past quarter
Attack traffic reached a record high in the second quarter of 2019. That's what Fortinet's Global Threat Landscape Report says. Attack traffic increased by almost 4 percent compared to the same period a year earlier.
Especially in the area of malware and exploits there was more activity, according t... Read more