SolarWinds hackers, Nobelium, hit cloud providers and resellers

So far, Microsoft has informed 140 companies about the new attack campaign being carried out by Nobelium 14 of which were compromised by the group. The IT security researchers at…

How using the purple team approach helps in addressing cybercrime

Automated purple teaming is one of the best ways to address cybercrime as it does not only test for the deficiencies in existing security controls – Let’s dig deeper into…

Cloud security is an ongoing struggle to keep sensitive data safe. Is it getting any easier?

The latest cloud security breaches show that we have miles to go as we keep fighting to keep our sensitive data safe.  2020 marked a record number of cyberattacks. Cloud-based…

DDoS booter customers received warning letters by Dutch police

Apparently, the individuals who received the warning were identified as suspects and will be prosecuted for a cyber offense if they continue using DDoS services. Dutch National Police have sent…

Why Businesses Need To Go Lean With Cybersecurity

As hackers get smarter than ever, cybersecurity becomes a key concern for businesses. Attackers have ways to break into even the most secure and sophisticated systems, therefore you cannot ignore…

Microsoft Azure customer hit by 2.4 Tbps DDoS attack

Microsoft has confirmed to mitigate a massive DDoS attack originated from a botnet comprising 70,000 compromised IoT devices. Microsoft reported that an unnamed customer of its Azure cloud platform was…

Iran-linked hackers hit Israeli, US and EU defense tech firm

Microsoft has warned that hackers linked to Iran are mainly targeting Office 365 clients in defense technology firms. Researchers at Microsoft Threat Intelligence Center (MSTIC) and Microsoft Digital Security Unit…

The Fight against Financial Cyber Crime

Financial cyber crime is an act in which financial gains or profits are made through criminal activities such as identity fraud, ransomware attacks, e-mail, and Internet fraud. Attempts to steal…

Telecom giant behind routing SMS discloses 5-year-long data breach

Syniverse, the targeted telecom firm, works with carriers like T-Mobile, Verizon, Twilio, and AT&T in routing SMS text messages exchanged between them and carriers abroad. Syniverse, the well-known telecom giant,…

Cybersecurity risk assessment: Does Your Company Need It?

Cyber security risk assessments are a framework for detecting, analyzing, and prioritizing operational risk – Let’s dig deeper into why your company needs it more than ever. What is a…