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2019-10-17 20:17:00 UTC
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Phorpiex Botnet Shifts Gears From Ransomware to Sextortion

A decade-old botnet is using infected computers to send out sextortion emails, in a wide-scale campaign with the potential to reach millions of victims.

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2019-10-17 19:30:00 UTC
Dark Reading
Dark Reading
Phishing Campaign Targets Stripe Credentials, Financial Data

Attackers make use of an old trick and evade detection by blocking users from viewing an embedded link when hovering over the URL.

2019-10-17 19:00:00 UTC
Dark Reading
Dark Reading
State of SMB Insecurity by the Numbers

SMBs still perceive themselves at low risk from cyberthreats - in spite of attack statistics that paint a different picture.

2019-10-17 18:00:00 UTC
Dark Reading
Dark Reading
Smart Prevention: How Every Enterprise Can Create Human Firewalls

Organizations of all sizes should include both human firewalls and virtual tools in their cybersecurity budgets.

2019-10-17 17:28:00 UTC
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ThreatPost
Hacking Back? BriansClub Dark Web Attack a Boon for Banks

The theft of 26 million card records from an underground site offers valuable intel for banks.

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2019-10-17 16:50:00 UTC
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Dark Reading
Yahoo Breach Victims May Qualify for $358 Payout

Pending approval of the settlement, affected account holders may be eligible for a payout or two years of free credit monitoring.

2019-10-17 15:32:00 UTC
The Daily Swig
The Daily Swig
First cryptojacking worm to abuse containers arrives on Docker

Graboid scam highlights wider risks

2019-10-17 15:03:00 UTC
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ThreatPost
Trump Campaign Website Left Open to Email Server Hijack

A misconfigured website development tool exposed hundreds of email servers to takeover, including President Donald Trump’s official campaign website.

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2019-10-17 14:45:00 UTC
Dark Reading
Dark Reading
Cozy Bear Emerges from Hibernation to Hack EU Ministries

The cyber-espionage group, linked to Russia and blamed for hacking the Democratic National Committee in 2016, has been using covert communications and other techniques to escape detection for at least two years.

2019-10-17 14:35:00 UTC
ThreatPost
ThreatPost
Cisco Aironet Access Points Plagued By Critical, High-Severity Flaws

Cisco has issued patches for critical and high-severity vulnerabilities in its Aironet access point devices.

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June 2024
By SUE DENIM
Dark-Web Forum Collapse, Lockbit’s Misdirection, and Europol’s Botnet Crackdown.
In the ever-dramatic world of cybercrime, a small dark-web forum has found itself in a downward spiral, now up for sale. As covered in our weekly insight, the forum was breached by an unknown threat actor, prompting the admin to panic and shut it down. This came just days after the admin had taken to Telegram to badmouth the threat actor community and insult Shiny Hunters, the admin of Breach Foru...

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SPOTLIGHT, VULNERABILITY CHAT & PRIVACY HEADLINES
15 July 2024
BREACHAWARE HQ

A total of 18 breaches were found and analysed resulting in 5,935,927 leaked accounts containing a total of 28 different data types. The breaches found publicly and freely available included Giant Tiger, Telegram Base 2019-2023, Stealer Log 0475, Stealer Log 0474 and Tattletale