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Ransomware
Ransomware trends, statistics and facts in 2023
Supply chain attacks, double extortion and RaaS were just a few of the ransomware trends that plagued 2022 and will continue to disrupt businesses in 2023.
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  • Dixon
  • Jan 29, 2023
dataleak
Indian AI startup NLSHub spills employee data and corporate secrets
An Indian startup focusing on artificial intelligence (AI) solutions leaked sensitive corporate data, including extensive information about its projects and employees.
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  • Dixon
  • Dec 27, 2022
Databreach
Leading sports betting firm BetMGM discloses data breach
Leading sports betting company BetMGM disclosed a data breach after a threat actor stole personal information belonging to an undisclosed number of customers.
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  • Dixon
  • Dec 23, 2022
Ransomware
Ransomware Gang Hacks Belgian Police Unit While Targeting Municipality, Leaks Investigation Reports
The Ragnar Locker ransomware gang exposed sensitive data of a Belgian police unit while mistaking it for the municipality of Zwijndrecht.
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  • Dixon
  • Dec 10, 2022
Privacy
India Requires Internet Services to Collect and Store Vast Amount of Customer Data, Building a Path to Mass Surveillance
Privacy and online free expression are once again under threat in India, thanks to vaguely worded cybersecurity directions—promulgated by India’s Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In) earlier this year.
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  • Dixon
  • Dec 5, 2022
Ransomware
French hospital cancels operations after a ransomware attack
A French hospital near Paris canceled operations and transfer some patients due to a cyber attack suffered over the weekend.
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  • Dixon
  • Dec 5, 2022
Data Leak
WhatsApp data leak: 500 million user records for sale
Someone is allegedly selling up-to-date mobile phone numbers of nearly 500 million WhatsApp users. A data sample investigated by Cybernews likely confirms this to be true.
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  • Dixon
  • Nov 26, 2022
Dataleak
Thomson Reuters collected and leaked at least 3TB of sensitive data
Thomson Reuters, a multinational media conglomerate, left an open database with sensitive customer and corporate data, including third-party server passwords in plaintext format.
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  • Dixon
  • Oct 29, 2022
Ransomware
Australia’s Medibank health insurance 200GB data held for ransom
Cybersecurity woes for major Australian firms continue as health insurance giant Medibank experienced a data breach that saw 200 GB in medical records stolen.
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  • Dixon
  • Oct 25, 2022
Ransomware
Ransomware attack halts circulation of some German newspapers
German newspaper Heilbronn Stimme published Monday's 28-page issue in e-paper form after a Friday ransomware attack crippled its printing systems.
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  • Dixon
  • Oct 18, 2022
Ransomware
Mexican retailer Esquimal hit with ransomware after leaving customer data exposed
Online retailer Esquimal leaked the data of thousands of users via an open server. Threat actors apparently noticed this and hit the Mexican company with ransomware.
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  • Dixon
  • Oct 16, 2022
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