Austrac limited when regulating overseas terrorism financing via online platforms

Representatives from the Australian Transaction Reports and Analysis Centre (Austrac) on Monday said far-right extremists were increasingly using online platforms, such as Telegram and cryptocurrency exchange platforms, to fund their…

BQE Web Suite Billing App Rigged to Inflict Ransomware

An SQL-injection bug in the BQE Web Suite billing app has not only leaked sensitive information, it’s also let malicious actors execute code and deploy ransomware. Threat actors have been…

BillQuick Billing App Rigged to Inflict Ransomware

A SQL injection bug in the BillQuick billing app has not only leaked sensitive information, it’s also let malicious actors remotely execute code and deploy ransomware. Threat actors are picking…

SolarWinds APT Targets Tech Resellers in Latest Supply-Chain Cyberattacks

The Nobelium group, linked to Russia’s spy agency, is looking to use resellers as a path to infiltrate their valuable downstream customers – and it’s working. The SolarWinds attackers –…

DiploFoundation Develops Simulated Cyber-Attack Game

DiploFoundation Develops Simulated Cyber-Attack Game A non-profit educational foundation has teamed up with a cybersecurity company to develop a game that reveals what happens in a cyber-attack. The online simulation…

CISA Urges Sites to Patch Critical RCE in Discourse

The patch, urgently rushed out on Friday, is an emergency fix for the widely deployed platform, whose No. 1 most trafficked site is Amazon’s Seller Central. Discourse – the ultra-popular,…

Ransomware: Industrial services top the hit list – but cyber criminals are diversifying

Businesses in industrial goods and services are still the most popular target for ransomware attacks, but cyber criminals are increasingly diversifying which organisations they’re extorting.  Ransomware has become a major cybersecurity issue,…

What is EDR and why is endpoint security so important?

Cybersecurity leaders have a daunting task and have needed to increase the scope of their security framework and how to effectively protect their organizations. Many frameworks such as ones provided…

Cyber-Attacks on House of Commons Soar by 358% in 2021

Cyber-Attacks on House of Commons Soar by 358% in 2021 Over 126 million malicious emails have been fired at House of Commons (HoC) inboxes this year, a 358% increase on…

FIN7 Lures Unwitting Security Pros to Carry Out Ransomware Attacks

The infamous Carbanak operator is moving is looking to juice its ransomware game by recruiting IT staff to its fake Bastion Secure ‘pen-testing’ company. The financially motivated cybercrime gang behind…