Iran-linked APT Targets T20 Summit, Munich Security Conference Attendees

The Phosphorous APT has launched successful attacks against world leaders who are attending the Munich Security Conference and the Think 20 (T20) Summit in Saudi Arabia, Microsoft warns.

North Korea-Backed Spy Group Poses as Reporters in Spearphishing Attacks, Feds Warn

The Kimsuky/Hidden Cobra APT is going after the commercial sector, according to CISA. North Korea-Backed Spy Group Poses as Reporters in Spearphishing Attacks, Feds Warn. Author: Tara Seals. October 28, 2020 8:32 am.

Lax Security Exposes Smart-Irrigation Systems to Attack Across the Globe

Kết quả hình ảnh cho Lax Security Exposes Smart-Irrigation Systems to Attack Across the Globe2 ngày trước Lax Security Exposes Smart-Irrigation Systems to Attack Across the Globe. Systems designed by Mottech Water Management were misconfigured and put in place and connected to the internet without password protections. ... “We're talking about full-fledged irrigation systems, they could be entire cities,” Naor said.

Majority of Microsoft 365 Admins Don't Enable MFA

Beyond admins, researchers say that 97 percent of all total Microsoft 365 users do not use multi-factor authentication. Over and above admins, researchers say that 97 % of all full Microsoft 365 users do not use multi-factor authentication. Up to 78 percent of Microsoft 365 ...

Holiday Shopping Craze, COVID-19 Spur Retail Security Storm

Veracode's Chris Eng discusses the cyber threats facing shoppers who are ... Holiday Shopping Craze, COVID-19 Spur Retail Security Storm.

‘Among Us’ Mobile Game Under Siege by Attackers

Ongoing attacks on the wildly popular game Among Us are testing developers' ability to keep up. The meteoric rise of the game Among Us appears to be outpacing its developer's ability to keep up with malicious actors.

Nando’s Hackers Feast on Customer Accounts

Multiple chicken diners said their usernames and passwords were stolen and the accounts used to place high-volume orders. Diners at a popular chicken-dinner chain have seen hundreds of dollars siphoned out of their bank accounts, after cybercriminals were able to access their restaurant ordering credentials.

IoT Device Takeovers Surge 100 Percent in 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic, coupled with an explosion in the number of connected devices, have led to a swelling in IoT infections observed on wireless networks.

Election Security: Beyond Mail-In Voting

There are many areas of the election process that criminal hackers can target to influence election results.

Experts Weigh in on E-Commerce Security Amid Snowballing Threats

Experts Weigh in on E-Commerce Security Amid Snowballing Threats. How a retail sector reeling from COVID-19 can lock down their online systems to prevent fraud during the upcoming holiday shopping spike. ... But experts are warning retailers not to focus only on one threat or on protecting one particular system.

Facebook: A Top Launching Pad For Phishing Attacks

Amazon, Apple, Netflix, Facebook and WhatsApp are top brands leveraged by cybercriminals in phishing and fraud attacks – including a recent strike on a half-million Facebook users.

Office 365 OAuth Attack Targets Coinbase Users

Attackers are targeting Microsoft Office 365 users with a Coinbase-themed attack, aiming to take control of their inboxes via OAuth. Office 365 users are receiving emails purporting to come from cryptocurrency platform Coinbase, which ask them to download updated Terms of Service via an OAuth consent app.

Mobile Browser Bugs Open Safari, Opera Users to Malware

A set of address-spoofing bugs affect users of six different types of mobile browsers, with some remaining unpatched.

Nvidia Warns Gamers of Severe GeForce Experience Flaws

Versions of Nvidia GeForce Experience for Windows prior to 3.20.5.70 are affected by a high-severity bug that could enable code execution, denial of service and more. The flaw specifically stems from the Nvidia Web Helper NodeJS Web Server.

DOJ Charges 6 Sandworm APT Members in NotPetya Cyberattacks

DOJ Charges 6 Sandworm APT Members in NotPetya Cyberattacks. DOJ charges six Russian nationals for their alleged part in the NotPetya, Ukraine power grid and Olympics cyberattacks. The Department of Justice (DOJ) on Monday announced charges against six Russian nationals who are allegedly tied to the Sandworm APT.

Researcher: I Hacked Trump’s Twitter by Guessing Password

Trump’s weak Twitter password and lack of basic two-factor authentication protections made it shockingly simple to hack his account, Dutch security researcher Victor Gevers reported.

Microsoft Teams Phishing Attack Targets Office 365 Users

Up to 50,000 Office 365 users are being targeted by a phishing campaign that purports to notify them of a “missed chat” from Microsoft Teams. Researchers are warning of a phishing campaign that pretends to be an automated message from Microsoft Teams.

Facebook, News and XSS Underpin Complex Browser Locker Attack

An elaborate set of redirections and hundreds of URLs make up a wide-ranging tech-support scam. Facebook, News and XSS Underpin Complex Browser Locker Attack ... it involves exploiting a cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability on a popular news site, ...

Cisco Warns of Severe DoS Flaws in Network Security Software

The majority of the bugs in Cisco’s Firepower Threat Defense (FTD) and Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA) software can enable denial of service (DoS) on affected devices.

Oracle Kills 402 Bugs in Massive October Patch Update

Over half of Oracle's flaws in its quarterly patch update can be remotely exploitable without authentication; two have CVSS scores of 10 out of 10.