The Ransomware Attack Suffered by Kronos May Cause Weeks of Downtime

Kronos is a workforce management and human resources company that offers cloud-based solutions for timekeeping, payroll, employee benefits, analytics, and other tasks. Kronos merged with Ultimate Software in 2020 to…

French Users and Orgs Targeted by TinyNuke Info-Stealing Malware

According to security researchers, the TinyNuke banking malware (also known as Nukebot) has resurfaced in a new operation exclusively targeting French users and organizations with invoice-themed email lures. The targets…

Experts: Log4j Bug Could Be Exploited for “Years”

Experts: Log4j Bug Could Be Exploited for “Years” Security experts have warned that the Log4j vulnerability could still enable threat actors to launch attacks years from now, if security teams…

Log4j flaw puts hundreds of millions of devices at risk, says US cybersecurity agency

Top US government cybersecurity officials fear advanced hackers will have a field day with the Log4j vulnerability that’s likely present in hundreds of millions of devices.  Security experts are already seeing…

Christmas Payroll Fears After Ransomware Hits Software Provider

Christmas Payroll Fears After Ransomware Hits Software Provider HR software giant UKG has been hit with a ransomware attack which may take the organization weeks to recover from, potentially imperilling…

Police Arrest Suspected Ransomware Actor in Romania

Police Arrest Suspected Ransomware Actor in Romania European and US law enforcers have joined forces to arrest a suspected ransomware affiliate member who targeted firms in an IT supply chain…

Virginia legislative agencies and commissions hit with ransomware attack

A ransomware attack has hit agencies and commissions within the Virginia legislature, according to a statement from the governor’s office to the Associated Press.  Alena Yarmosky, spokesperson for Virginia Governor…

Technical Advisory: Zero-day critical vulnerability in Log4j2 exploited in the wild

On December 9, 2021, Apache disclosed CVE-2021-44228, a remote code execution vulnerability – assigned with a severity of 10 (the highest possible risk score). The source of the vulnerability is Log4j,…

Australia's first data strategy to create 'one-stop shop' for accessing government data

A new data strategy was announced by the federal government on Tuesday morning, outlining a goal for Australia to have a modern, data-driven society by 2030. The data strategy, a…

Australia's first data strategy to create 'one-stop shop' for accessing government data

A new data strategy was announced by the federal government on Tuesday morning, outlining a goal for Australia to have a modern, data-driven society by 2030. The data strategy, a…