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Invest in EDR
Why Should My Business Invest in EDR?
12 November 2021
Small and mid-size businesses have relied on their endpoint protection platform (EPP) to protect themselves against a wide variety of cyber threats. However,...
Update Security Flaws
Microsoft Patch Tuesday Fixes 55 Security Bugs
10 November 2021
Microsoft Corporation released updates to fix at least 55 security bugs in its Windows operating systems and other software. Two patches deal with vulnerabilities...
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Threat Actors Increasingly Active During the Holidays
10 November 2021
With the Thanksgiving and Christmas seasons approaching, business owners are ramping up to better serve customers excited to find Black Friday specials,...
Ransomware trends
Ransomware Operations Continue to Evolve Following These 7 Trends
09 November 2021
Threat actors will continue to utilize ransomware as their weapon of choice for threatening companies of all sizes in pursuit of financial gain. However,...
Medical Records Encrypted
Florida Lab Breached by Ransomware
08 November 2021
A laboratory in Florida was breached by ransomware exposing the personal health information (PHI) of more than 30,000 patients. On May 19, 2021, Nationwide...
DarkSide Reward
US Government Offering Reward for Information on DarkSide Leaders
05 November 2021
The US State Department is offering a $10,000,000 reward for information on the identity or location of the DarkSide ransomware group leaders and their...
Hive Ransomware
Hive Ransomware Targeting Linux and FreeBSD Systems Using New Variants
04 November 2021
The Hive ransomware group developed a new variant that specifically targets the Linux and FreeBSD operating systems. However, Hive’s new encryptors are...
BlackMatter Group Develops New Tool to Speed Up Data Theft
BlackMatter Group Develops New Tool to Speed Up Data Theft
03 November 2021
A team of security researchers discovered a new data exfiltration tool designed by the BlackMatter ransomware group with the capabilities to accelerate...
HelloKitty Ransomware
FBI Warning: HelloKitty Ransomware Add DDoS to Extortion Arsenal
02 November 2021
The United States Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) issued a warning to private company partners that the HelloKitty ransomware group (aka FiveHands)...
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Multinational Jewelry Firm’s Confidential Documents Stolen by Conti Ransomware
01 November 2021
The latest Conti ransomware attack made headlines as threat actors use a Conti variant to breach a very high-end British jeweler, Graff, and threaten to...
seo poisoning
Ransomware Groups Infecting Web Visitors with SEO Poisoning
28 October 2021
Researchers discovered two campaigns connected to either the REvil ransomware group or the SolarMarker backdoor using SEO poisoning to deliver payloads...
Ranzy Locker Ransomware
Over 30 Companies Hit By Ranzy Locker Ransomware, According To FBI
28 October 2021
An October 25, 2021, alert issued by the FBI stated that over 30 US businesses were compromised by threat actors using the Ranzy Locker ransomware. The...
Multifactor Authentication
Enabling Multifactor Authentication to Protect Against Attacks
27 October 2021
When it comes to securing sensitive information—including personal details and financial records—in digital environments, the only protection most people...
incident response plans
US Executives Experience Cybersecurity Threats Without Incident Response Plans
27 October 2021
A new survey published by Deloitte indicates that the common consequences of cyberattacks are disruption, share price drops, and theft. Another survey...
bazarloader
BazarLoader Deploys Malware to the Most Organizations in Q3
22 October 2021
The last few months, BazarLoader, known as the backdoor malware or “BazaLoader”, has become a real cyber issue. During the absence of the TrickBot ransomware...
Acer
Threat Actor "Desorden" Attacks Acer Twice in One Week
20 October 2021
Threat Actors called the “Desorden” launched a second cyberattack on Acer in the same week claiming that other regions are vulnerable. The actors contacted...
blackmatter ransomware
CISA, FBI and NSA Advise Organizations on BlackMatter Ransomware
19 October 2021
A cybersecurity advisory was published by the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), and the National...
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Ransomware Groups Collected $590m in First Half of 2021
18 October 2021
  According to the US government’s Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN), cybercriminals who created and distribute the ransomware strains...
Yanluowang Ransomware
Enterprises Targeted by New Yanluowang Ransomware
15 October 2021
Researchers have discovered a newly developed ransomware variant called Yanluowang (named after one of the ten Chinese kings of hell, Yanluo Wang), targeting...
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Olympus IT Systems Hit Offline after Second Attack in Two Month
13 October 2021
According to BleepingComputer, Olympus, a leading medical technology company, was forced to take down IT systems in the Americas (U.S., Canada, and Latin...
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