Online Shoppers Could Face Eight Million Credential Stuffing Attacks Per Day Over Christmas

Online Shoppers Could Face Eight Million Credential Stuffing Attacks Per Day Over Christmas Online shoppers in the UK will be hit by up to eight million credential stuffing attacks per…

Singapore-UK digital economy pact to focus on cybersecurity, trade

Singapore and the UK have wrapped up negotiations on a digital economy agreement that focuses on digital trade, data flows, and cybersecurity. Under the pact, both nations will look to…

GraphQL API authorization vulnerability found in large B2B financial technology platform

Cybersecurity firm Salt Labs discovered a GraphQL API authorization vulnerability in a large B2B financial technology platform that would give attackers the ability to submit unauthorized transactions against customer accounts…

Software Vulnerabilities Up by 20% in 2021

Software Vulnerabilities Up by 20% in 2021 Software vulnerabilities increased by 20% in 2021 compared with 2020, according to a new report by HackerOne. The bug bounty platform said its hackers had uncovered…

Bill proposes suspension of instant payments in Brazilian state as crime surges

As crime increases in Brazil, a new bill is proposing the suspension of instant payments system Pix in the state of São Paulo. If signed into law, the proposals put…

There's been a big jump in crooks selling access to hacked networks. Ransomware gangs are their best customers

There’s been a surge in cyber criminals selling access to compromised corporate networks as hackers look to cash in on the demand for vulnerable networks from gangs looking to initiate ransomware…

‘Double-Extortion’ Ransomware Data Leaks Skyrocket 935%

Startling triple-digit growth is fueled by easy criminal access to corporate networks and RaaS tools, an analysis found. The ransomware business is booming, and feeble corporate security and a flourishing…

Double Extortion Ransomware Victims Soar 935%

Double Extortion Ransomware Victims Soar 935% Researchers have recorded a 935% year-on-year increase in double extortion attacks, with data from over 2300 companies posted onto ransomware extortion sites. Group-IB’s Hi-Tech Crime…

OAIC finds big four banks are handling consumer data with good privacy practices

An audit of Australia’s big four banks by the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) has found that they have been handling consumer data under the Consumer Data Right…

Data from millions of Brazilians exposed in Wi-Fi management software firm leak

A Brazilian Wi-Fi management software firm exposed data of various high profile companies and millions of their customers. The data was leaked by WSpot, which provides software that enables businesses…