March 19, 2018

Data Theft and Departing Employees – Why it Matters (Part 2)

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Tesla’s Cloud Account Hacked to Mine Cryptocurrency

Tesla’s cloud environment has been exploited by hackers who used the computational power to mine cryptocurrencies and some sensitive data belonging to the electric car maker. First discovered by RedLock…

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Snapchat Phishing Attack Swipes Credentials of Over 50,000 USers

Details have emerged on a phishing attack which saw hackers steal the credentials of over 50,000 Snapchat users in an attack last year., According to the Verge, Snap’s director of…

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$3 Million in Cryptocurrency: Hackers Pull Off “One of Biggest Mining Operations” Ever

Hackers targeting the servers of popular open source Java-based automation program Jenkins CI have secretly minded millions of dollars in cryptocurrency, security researchers have determined. According to security researchers at…

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Cyberattacks Cost Up to $109 Billion in 2016: White House Report

In a report on Friday, the White House Council of Economic Advisers estimated that malicious cyber hacks on the US economy cost between $57 billion and $109 billion in 2016….

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Gartner Research: Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) Solutions are Emerging

In a new report on endpoint security, prominent IT research and advisory firm Gartner has revealed valuable insights into future trends, one that sees EDR solutions entering the market. In…

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Telegram Zero-Day Flaw Used to Spread Backdoor, Crypto Miner

A zero-day flaw in popular encrypted messaging app Telegram has been exploited by hackers to infect the app’s users with a backdoor that allows cybercriminals to mine cryptocurrencies using malware….

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Lazarus Strikes Again With Bitcoin-Stealing Malware Against Banks

The Lazarus hacking group has resurfaced with a concentrated attack targeting global banks in an attempt to steal bitcoin. Lazarus, an advanced cyber threat group, is commonly believed to be…

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Cryptomining Malware Discovered in US, UK Government Websites

Thousands of websites around the world, including those belonging to UK and US governments, have been infected with malware that secretly mines cryptocurrencies, researchers revealed. First discovered by British security…

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Google, Microsoft Fail to Detect New ShurLOckr Ransomware Strain

Security researchers have discovered a new strain of Godjue ransomware, dubbed ShurLOckr, that eludes the built-in malware protection of Microsoft Office 365 and Google Drive, two major cloud platforms. Researchers…

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