Tag: cyberattacks

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Government and public sector in demand by hackers

Government and public sector in demand by hackers

Last quarter, hackers mainly set their sights on government agencies and the public sector. The number of attacks increased by forty percent from a quarter earlier. Governments and the public sector are in demand by hackers. BlackBerry's Quarterly Global Threat Intelligence report sees a 40 per... Read more

date8 months ago
New PyLoose malware targets cloud-based workloads

New PyLoose malware targets cloud-based workloads

The recent 'PyLoose' malware is the first Python-based fileless attack to target cloud-based workloads. This was discovered by security researchers at Wiz. According to Wiz researchers, PyLoose is a Python-based fileless attack that targets cloud-based workloads everywhere. It was discovered on ... Read more

date9 months ago
KillNet hits European Investment Bank: who is this hacker group?

KillNet hits European Investment Bank: who is this hacker group?

The European Investment Bank (EIB) websites have been offline on Monday evening due to cyber attacks. The attack was claimed via Telegram by KillNet. The hacker group illustrates that the war also takes place digitally. The European Investment Bank shared in a Tweet yesterday that it was a victi... Read more

date10 months ago
Western Digital provides details on March data breach

Western Digital provides details on March data breach

The US hardware giant gave us an update on the extent of the damage done in the recent cyberattack. Last Friday Western Digital (WDC) issued an official "update" on the results of the cyberattack the company had suffered in March. Calling the attack a "network security incident", the San Jose... Read more

date11 months ago
Hackers hit British retailer WH Smith

Hackers hit British retailer WH Smith

The cyberattack resulted in the theft of some company data. On Thursday, UK retail group WH Smith announced that it had been the victim of a cyberattack. The company did not disclose the exact nature of the attack, but the official "notice of cybersecurity incident" it issued to the London Stock... Read more

date1 year ago
CISA is renewing its warning about attacks leveraging RMM tools

CISA is renewing its warning about attacks leveraging RMM tools

The US Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) is sounding the alarm about a significant threat that's been brewing for a while now - the malicious use of remote management tools. Last fall, a massive cyberattack campaign used legitimate remote management software, which was quit... Read more

date1 year ago
Data breach affects thousands of Norton LifeLock customers

Data breach affects thousands of Norton LifeLock customers

The accounts of thousands of Norton LifeLock customers were compromised by cybercriminals. The attackers may have been able to access users' password managers. A statement to the attorney general of the US state of Vermont reveals that Norton was hit by a "credential stuffing" attack several wee... Read more

date1 year ago
Royal Mail hit by LockBit ransomware attack

Royal Mail hit by LockBit ransomware attack

The cyberattack impacted the UK postal system's ability to send mail internationally. The UK government has announced that the Royal Mail has suffered a ransomware attack by criminal group LockBit, according to a report by the BBC. The attack has disabled the Royal Mail's computer systems used t... Read more

date1 year ago
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