Archive for the ‘Cyber Attack’ Category

List of data breaches and cyber attacks in September 2020 – 267 million records breached 

Take a look at the top data breaches and cyber attacks in September, as well as our full list of 102 incidents. Source: List of data breaches and cyber attacks in September 2020 – 267 million records breached – IT Governance UK Blog Data Breaches: Crisis and Opportunity

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Alleged cyber attacks caused explosions at facilities in Iran

The root cause of a series of explosions at important Iranian facilities may be cyberattacks allegedly launched by Israel. Source: Alleged cyber attacks caused explosions at facilities in Iran Stuxnet 2? Iran Hints Nuclear Site Explosion Could Be A Cyberattack Stuxnet 0.5: The Missing Link How Israel Rules The World Of Cyber Security | VICE […]

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Digital Downfall: Technology, Cyberattacks and the End of the American Republic

Digital Downfall: Technology, Cyberattacks and the End of the American Republic… Source: Digital Downfall: Technology, Cyberattacks and the End of the American Republic: Is America on the brink of civil war? Could foreign cyber plots turn Americans against one another and cause a disastrous domestic conflict? What would happen if the lights went out and […]

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Elite CIA unit that developed hacking tools failed to secure its own systems, allowing massive leak, an internal report found

The publication of ‘Vault 7’ cyber tools by WikiLeaks marked the largest data loss in agency history, a task force concluded. The theft of top-secret computer hacking tools from the CIA in 2016 was the result of a workplace culture in which the agency’s elite computer hackers “prioritized building cyber weapons at the expense of […]

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OpenSSH introduces a security feature to prevent Side-Channel Attacks

OpenSSH introduces a new feature to prevent Side-Channel attacks, latest release encrypts secret keys in memory as temporary solution. Source: OpenSSH introduces a security feature to prevent Side-Channel Attacks Enter your email address: Delivered by FeedBurner

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Flipboard says hackers stole user details | ZDNet

Extent of the hack is unknown, but Flipboard said hackers had access to its systems for almost nine months. Source: Flipboard says hackers stole user details | ZDNet Flipboard confirms database hack, resets all user passwords InfoSec Breaches  Subscribe in a reader

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Uncovering Linux based cyberattack using Azure Security Center

Azure Security Center, Microsoft’s cloud-based cyber solution helps customers safeguard their cloud workloads as well as protect them from these threats. Source: Uncovering Linux based cyberattack using Azure Security Center  Subscribe in a reader

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