Under Attack? Breach Response Hotline: Call 833.997.7327 (US/CAN)

SpearTip | October 14th, 2022

Singtel, Singapore multinational telecom conglomerate, experienced a data breach impacting its nearly 10 million customers. Critical infrastructure, including communications networks, continues to be heavily targeted by threat actors.

Threat actors infiltrated one licensee of Harvard Business Publishing, the Turkish branch called Infomag, gaining access to records of over 152,000 customers. All components of educational institutions are at risk given the sensitive data they hold.

South African state-owned electricity company, ESKOM, experienced a ransomware attack from which threat actors are selling stolen data. These constant attacks against energy providers have the possibility of putting lives at risk.

Meta, the parent company of Facebook, warned some 1,000,000 users their login credentials may have been stolen. While Facebook has a degree of separation from its users in terms of security, most ransomware attacks begin with credential theft.

Numerous hospitals, healthcare providers, and patient care software systems, such as MyChart patient portal, remain offline following CommonSpirit ransomware attack. Hospitals have been forced to revert to manual processes impacting the quality of care.

If your company is experiencing a breach, call our Security Operations Centers at 833.997.7327 to speak directly with an engineer.