Ukraine, looking to fortify itself against Russian attacks, admitted to NATO cyber center

Written by Suzanne Smalley Mar 4, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP NATO nations voted unanimously on Friday to admit Ukraine to their Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence (CCDCOE), a development which…

Massive Meris Botnet Embeds Ransomware Notes from REvil

Notes threatening to tank targeted companies’ stock price were embedded into the DDoS ransomware attacks as a string_of_text directed to CEOs and webops_geeks in the URL. Hey webop_geeks, you_are_already_dead, a…

Threat Roundup for February 25 to March 4

Today, Talos is publishing a glimpse into the most prevalent threats we’ve observed between Feb. 25 and March 4. As with previous roundups, this post isn’t meant to be an…

Elon Musk warns of possible targeted attacks on Starlink in Ukraine

As per a tweet posted by Elon Musk, there’s a high probability of the Starlink satellite internet service being targeted in Ukraine. SpaceX chief Elon Musk has expressed his concerns…

CISA pledges to share incident reports with FBI after DOJ backlash to bipartisan cybersecurity act

The director of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) confirmed on Friday that the agency would be “immediately” sharing incident reports from critical infrastructure organizations with the FBI. The…

The top 1,000 open-source libraries

When you think of important open-source projects you almost certainly recall Linux, the Apache Web Server, LibreOffice, and so on. And, that’s true. These are vital, but beneath these are…

Senate Passes Strengthening American Cybersecurity Act

Legislation requiring critical infrastructure operators to report cyber-attacks within 72 hours goes to House

Cyber-Criminals Exploit Invasion of Ukraine

Rise in malspam campaigns exploiting attack on Ukraine by Russia

Vulnerabilities in Over 100k Medical Infusion Pumps

Security researchers find 75% of smart infusion pumps are susceptible to known vulnerabilities

Free HermeticRansom Ransomware Decryptor Released

Cruddy cryptography means victims whose files have been encrypted by the Ukraine-tormenting ransomware can break the chains without paying extortionists. A free decryptor is out to unlock a ransomware found…