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Phishing
Hackers lured an experienced employee into a vicious trap.
"I felt the hair stand up on the back of my neck," a longtime warehouse employee told Cybernews. Falling for a fake email, he put all of the company in jeopardy and decided to share his story to prevent others from walking into the same trap.
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  • Dixon
  • Sep 16, 2022
Databreach
U-Haul discloses data breach exposing customer driver licenses
Moving and storage giant U-Haul International (U-Haul) disclosed a data breach after a customer contract search tool was hacked to access customers' names and driver's license information.
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  • Dixon
  • Sep 13, 2022
Privacy
Class Action Lawsuit accuses Oracle of "Global Surveillance" creating detailed profiles of 5 billion people
A class action lawsuit is accusing Oracle of conducting global surveillance, essentially attempting to create detailed shopping and spending profiles of the world’s entire population.
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  • Dixon
  • Sep 1, 2022
Databreach
Nelnet Servicing breach exposes data of 2.5M Oklahoma student loan accounts
Data for over 2.5 million individuals with student loans from Oklahoma Student Loan Authority (OSLA) and EdFinancial was exposed after hackers breached the systems of technology services provider Nelnet Servicing.

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  • Dixon
  • Sep 1, 2022
MFA
Hackers are attempting to steal millions of dollars from businesses by bypassing MFA
Cybersecurity researchers detail a BEC scam targeting high-level Microsoft Office 365 accounts, even if they're protected with MFA.
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  • Dixon
  • Aug 28, 2022
Ransomware
Quantum ransomware attack disrupts govt agency in Dominican Republic
The Dominican Republic's Instituto Agrario Dominicano has suffered a Quantum ransomware attack that encrypted multiple services and workstations throughout the government agency.
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  • Dixon
  • Aug 25, 2022
BigTech
FTC zeroes in on Big Tech with public consultation
The US government will table new measures to crack down on corporate data sharing and consumer surveillance practices, soliciting advice from the public on regulations to counteract what it says is a growing security and health problem.
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  • Dixon
  • Aug 16, 2022
Ransomware
Digital security giant Entrust breached by ransomware gang
Digital security giant Entrust has confirmed that it suffered a cyberattack where threat actors breached their network and stole data from internal systems.
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  • Dixon
  • Jul 27, 2022
Lockbit
Lockbit ransomware gang claims to have breached the Italian Revenue Agency
The ransomware group Lockbit claims to have stolen 78 GB of files from the Italian Revenue Agency (Agenzia delle Entrate) and added the government agency to the list of victims reported on its dark web leak site.
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  • Dixon
  • Jul 26, 2022
Ransomware
How Conti ransomware hacked and encrypted the Costa Rican government
Details have emerged on how the Conti ransomware gang breached the Costa Rican government, showing the attack's precision and the speed of moving from initial access to the final stage of encrypting devices.
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  • Dixon
  • Jul 25, 2022
Ransomware
Game publisher Bandai Namco confirms a suspected BlackCat ransomware attack
Bandai Namco did not disclose the hacking group’s identity, but VX-underground suggested that the BlackCat/ALPHV ransomware gang was responsible for the attack.
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  • Dixon
  • Jul 21, 2022
Cyberrisks
EU warns of risks of spillover effects associated with the ongoing war in Ukraine
The Council of the European Union (EU) warns of the risks associated with the malicious cyber activities conducted by threat actors in the context of the ongoing conflict between Russia and Ukraine.
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  • Dixon
  • Jul 20, 2022
Cybersecurity
Cybersecurity should be an issue for every board of directors
With so many Boards focused on operations, revenue, strategy, and execution, they completely are forgetting the simple fact that a single cyberattack can bring all that to a screeching halt.
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  • Dixon
  • Jul 20, 2022
Ransomware
New 0mega ransomware targets businesses in double-extortion attacks
A new ransomware operation named ‘0mega’ targets organizations worldwide in double-extortion attacks and demands millions of dollars in ransoms.
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  • Dixon
  • Jul 12, 2022
Phishing
Phishing attacks increase by 54% as initial attack vector for access and extortion attacks
New analysis of threat activity for the first quarter of this year shows anyone with access to corporate email is a now on the front lines of modern cyberattacks of all kinds.
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  • Dixon
  • May 29, 2022
Databreach
Data breach on DEA law enforcement system grants cyber criminals access to 16 databases
U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) is investigating a potential law enforcement system data breach associated with an online harassment community that impersonates police officers.
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  • Dixon
  • May 24, 2022