Sky Slow to Fix Bug in Routers

Sky Slow to Fix Bug in Routers Entertainment company Sky took more than 17 months to fix a security flaw that impacted roughly six million routers belonging to its customers. …

Iranians Charged in Cyberattacks Against U.S. 2020 Election

The State Department has offered a $10M reward for tips on the two Iran-based threat actors accused of voter intimidation and disinformation. The U.S. Department of Justice has unsealed charges…

Brit Admits Role in International Movie Piracy Ring

Brit Admits Role in International Movie Piracy Ring A British man has admitted being a member of an international video piracy ring that illegally distributed “nearly every movie released by…

6M Sky Routers Left Exposed to Attack for Nearly 1.5 Years

Pen Test Partners didn’t disclose the vulnerability after 90 days because it knew ISPs were struggling with a pandemic-increased network load as work from home became the new norm. Sky,…

US Charges Two Iranians with Cyber-based Electoral Interference

US Charges Two Iranians with Cyber-based Electoral Interference The United States has charged two Iranian computer hackers in connection with a cyber-campaign intended to influence the outcome of America’s 2020…

FBI issues flash alert after APT groups exploited VPN flaws

With this flaw, FatPipe joins the list of VPN providers that have faced a similar situation in the past, including Fortinet, Cisco, Pulse Secure, and Citrix. The Federal Bureau of…

#IRISSCON: 12 Ways to Defend and Respond to Cyber-Attacks Effectively

#IRISSCON: 12 Ways to Defend and Respond to Cyber-Attacks Effectively Best practices to defend and respond to cyber-attacks, drawing on analogies with the COVID-19 pandemic, were set out by Brian…

Selling Managed Services? Talk Less, Listen More

Think of two recent MSP sales conversations you had and ask yourself what was the outcome: The conversation went really well and had strong positive outcomes The conversation went poorly…

Linux Malware and Web Skimmer Deployed on E-commerce Servers

It seems that malicious actors are now installing a Linux backdoor on hacked e-commerce infrastructure., that works by having a PHP-coded web skimmer inserted and disguised as a.JPG picture file,…

Glitch Platform Abused by Phishing Hackers

The Glitch platform has become a target for phishing hackers. It seems that the service is being actively abused by cybercriminals with the goal to host on this platform for…