Security researchers warn of phishing attempts against officials helping refugees

Staff at organisations involved in the efforts to aid refugees from the conflict in Ukraine have been targeted by what security researchers describe as a likely state-sponsored phishing campaign that…

US launches KleptoCapture force to tackle cryptocurrency use in Russian sanction avoidance

The US government has launched a new initiative to tackle the use of cryptocurrency and assets to circumvent new sanctions imposed on Russia. On Wednesday, Attorney General Merrick Garland, through…

Old Critical Vulnerabilities Impact More Than 100,000 Medical Infusion Pumps

According to data gathered from over 200,000 network-connected medical infusion pumps used to deliver medication and fluids to patients, 75% of them have known security flaws that threat actors could…

Countries Assisting Ukraine Refugees Targeted in Phishing Cyberattacks

European government personnel involved in helping Ukraine refugees with logistics support has been the target of a spear-phishing campaign, a new report underlines. Spear-Phishing Campaign Against Countries Helping Ukraine Refugees…

Log4Shell flaw: Still being used for crypto mining, botnet building… and Rickrolls

Log4Shell, the critical bug in Apache’s widely used Log4j project, hasn’t triggered the disaster that was feared, but it’s still being exploited and predominantly from cloud computers in the US. …

Vulnerability Exploit Attempts Surge Tenfold Against Ukrainian Websites

Thirty Ukrainian university sites compromised during first days of invasion

Russia Denies Satellite Hacking and Warns of Wider War

Roscosmos boss says such a provocation would be causus belli

NATO Completes Quantum-Safe Comms Test

UK company’s VPN could mitigate risk of quantum computer hacking

Help for Ukraine: Free decryptor for HermeticRansom ransomware

Avast –  Avast –  On February 24th, the Avast Threat Labs discovered a new ransomware strain accompanying the data wiper HermeticWiper malware,  which our colleagues at ESET found circulating in…

Singapore to set up digital intelligence unit as cyber threats intensify

Singapore is building a new digital intelligence unit within its armed forces that will look to boost the country’s defence against cyber threats. The government has described the move as…