All Change at the Top as New Ransomware Groups Emerge

All Change at the Top as New Ransomware Groups Emerge The Ransomware as a Service (RaaS) landscape underwent another major shift in the third quarter as new variants emerged to…

Where the Latest Log4Shell Attacks Are Coming From

Analysts find at least 10 Linux botnets actively exploiting Log4Shell flaw. Cybersecurity professionals across the world have been scrambling to shore up their systems against a critical remote code-execution (RCE)…

All You Need to Know About the New Zero-Day Found in the Log4j Java Library

Log4j 2 is a Java logging library that is open source and extensively used in a variety of software applications and services throughout the world. The flaw gives threat actors…

MikroTik Routers: A Target for Threat Actors

Researchers have analyzed the MikroTik SOHO and IoT devices that are characterized by a vulnerable state which makes them both an easy target for malicious actors and, at the same…

HelloKitty Ransomware Group Turns to DDoS Extortion Attacks

Security Intelligence – Security Intelligence – HelloKitty Ransomware Group Turns to DDoS Extortion Attacks The HelloKitty ransomware group, best known for breaching and stealing data from video game developer CD…

Hikvision Video Systems Targeted by Moobot Botnet

Researchers warned about the fact that unpatched Hikvision video systems have become the targets of hackers in an attempt to conduct a cyberattack that has the role to drop a…

Moobot Botnet Chews Up Hikvision Surveillance Systems

Attackers are milking unpatched Hikvision video systems to drop a DDoS botnet, researchers warned. Although a patch was released in September, any still-vulnerable Hikvision IP Network Video Recorder (NVR) products…

Retail Cybersecurity: Common Threats During the Holiday Shopping Season

With Black Friday past us and Cyber Monday turning into a Cyber Week — the holiday shopping season has started out with a bang. For many retailers, this season is…

Planned Parenthood data breach: Hackers steal 400,000 patients’ data

According to Planned Parenthood, the latest data breach has affected its Los Angeles branch (PPLA) after it suffered a ransomware attack. On Wednesday, December 1st, 2021 Planned Parenthood, the non-profit…