Security Intelligence -
The cyber criminal organization LAPSUS$ has claimed responsibility for a number of high-profile attacks. Did they give away too much in their bragging? It could be since the City of London police say they have arrested seven teenagers in relation to the gang.
Meanwhile, a 16-year-old from Oxford who goes by the handle ‘White’ or ‘Breachbase’ has been named by rival threat actors and researchers as being connected with LAPSUS$. It has not been confirmed if White was among those arrested.
On the LAPSUS$ Telegram channel, the group has boasted about breaching brands such as Microsoft, NVIDIA, Samsung, Mercado Libre, Vodafone and, more recently, Ubisoft. The rival attackers allege White made up to $14M from his individual attacks.
Highly Disruptive LAPSUS$ Threat
LAPSUS$ is a particularly disruptive group known for unusual activity, such as polling their subscribers about “What should we leak next?”. The group recently offered three options. The first was to leak 200GB worth of Vodafone source code. The second choice