FBI Charges Two Iranian Men For Global SamSam Ransomware Infection

You may remember back in August 2018 we reported about SamSam ransomware, targeting public and private sector organisations around the world. 

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City of York Council Pulls One Planet York App Due To Data Breach

City of York Council has thanked a security researcher for discovering a flaw in a council app which allowed personal data to

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Quora Data Breach Leaks Info On Over 100 Million Users

Quora the Q&A website has had a data breach affecting over 100 million registered users.  The names and email addresses

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Elasticsearch Data Breach Exposes 57 Million Records

A huge 73 GB data breach was discovered during a regular security audit of publicly available servers with the Shodan

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sLoad PowerShell Trojan

First observed in January 2017, sLoad is aPowerShell-based downloader trojan targeting organisations throughout WesternEurope and North America. Believed to have

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Boaxxe Trojan

First observed in 2011, Boaxxe (also known as Miuref) is an information stealing trojan and backdoor. First seen in 2011,

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Marriott Data Breach Affecting Up To 500 Million Hotel Guests

Marriott has taken measures to investigate and address a data security incident involving the Starwood guest reservation database.  Marriott has

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New Attacks Targeting Drupal Websites

A new attack methodology has been identified which involves the Dirty COW and Drupalgeddon 2 vulnerabilities present in unpatched Drupal

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New HookAds Malvertising Campaign

A new malvertising campaign known as HookAds has been observed using the Fallout exploit kit to install several other well-known

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Outlaw IRC Botnet

Two new variants of the Outlaw hacking group’s botnet have been observed. The Outlaw botnet targets organisations worldwide and is

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