PSA: Widespread Remote Working Scam Underway

WordFence –  WordFence –  I’ve just gotten off the phone with a victim of the scam that I’m about to describe. This is impacting a lot of folks, so please…

Best gifts for hackers 2021: Top cybersecurity presents

While hackers are often associated with criminal acts, the difference between white hat and black hat activities is important to remember. These days, with cyberattacks increasing in scope and complexity,…

Codenotary: Notarize and verify your software bill of materials

The Solarwinds software supply chain attack is the one everyone knows about. But supply chain attacks are becoming commonplace, and that’s bad news. There are efforts afoot, such as the…

NRA Presumably Attacked by Grief Ransomware

The National Rifle Association of America (NRA) is a pro-gun rights organization located in the United States. The National Rifle Association (NRA) was founded in 1871 to promote rifle marksmanship.…

Bitdefender Threat Debrief | October 2021

The Bitdefender Threat Debrief (BDTD) is a monthly series analyzing threat news, trends, and research from the previous month. Bitdefender provides cybersecurity solutions and advanced threat protection to hundreds of…

Bitdefender Threat Debrief | September 2021

The Bitdefender Threat Debrief (BDTD) is a monthly series analyzing threat news, trends, and research from the previous month. Bitdefender provides cybersecurity solutions and advanced threat protection to hundreds of…

Grief Ransomware Targets NRA

Grief, a ransomware group with ties to Russia-based Evil Corp, claims to have stolen data from the gun-rights group and has posted files on its dark web site.  A ransomware…

Cloud security in 2021: A business guide to essential tools and best practices

Cloud computing services have become a vital tool for most businesses. It’s a trend that has accelerated recently, with cloud-based services such as Zoom, Microsoft 365 and Google Workspace and many others…

HTTPS threats grow more than 314% through 2021: Report

Cybersecurity firm Zscaler has released their latest State of Encrypted Attacks Report, highlighting the growth in HTTPS threats since January as well as other attacks facing tech companies and retailers. …

Personal Information Belonging to 400,000 German Students Exposed

Scoolio is a comprehensive School Management Platform that connects Parents, Educators, and Administrators to the data needed to spur student success. It seems that 400,000 users of Scoolio, had their sensitive…