How to build a proactive incident response plan

Organizations have long since relied on a reactive approach to cybersecurity. However, with the ever-increasing sophistication of tools for malicious actors, a reactive approach may lead to disaster. A single…

Google: Half of compromised cloud instances have weak or no passwords

Online criminals are deploying cryptocurrency miners within just 22 seconds of compromising misconfigured cloud instances running on Google Cloud Platform (GCP). Cryptocurrency mining is by far the main malicious activity…

AWS Attacks Targeting WordPress Increase 5X

WordFence –  WordFence –  The Wordfence Threat Intelligence team has been tracking a huge increase in malicious login attempts against WordPress sites in our network. Since November 17, 2021, the…

Top tools for mobile iOS assessments

Infosec Institute –  Infosec Institute –  The mobile landscape has become one of the main challenges for IT security teams from a security viewpoint in the last few years. With…

Malicious Actors Were Able to Compromise Exposed Services in 24 Hours

Harmful actors are continually scouring the Internet for vulnerable services that may be used to gain access to internal networks or carry out other malicious acts. Researchers sometimes develop publicly…

RedCurl Makes a Comeback: They Also Have Updated Hacking Tools

The Group-IB researchers have revealed in a recent report the returning of a reportedly corporate cyber-espionage hacker group dubbed RedCurl. RedCurl APT Group: Background The Group-IB experts discovered this APT…

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Fake Ransomware Infection Hits WordPress Sites

WordPress sites have been splashed with ransomware warnings that are as real as dime-store cobwebs made out of spun polyester. Fake red-on-black warnings have been plastered to hundreds of WordPress…

Exchange, Fortinet Flaws Being Exploited by Iranian APT, CISA Warns

Meanwhile, a Microsoft analysis that followed six Iranian threat actor groups for over a year found them increasingly sophisticated, adapting and thriving. A state-backed Iranian threat actor has been using…

Stripchat database mess up exposes 200M adult cam models, users’ data

The database was left exposed on an Elasticsearch Cluster without any password or security authentication. StripChat is one of the top five adult cam sites on the internet. Earlier this…