Panasonic confirms cyberattack and data breach

Tech manufacturing giant Panasonic has confirmed that it’s network was accessed illegally this month during a cyberattack. In a statement released on Friday, the Japanese company said it was attacked…

Data Breach at Panasonic

Data Breach at Panasonic The Panasonic Corporation has disclosed a data security incident in which an undisclosed amount of data was compromised. In a statement issued Friday, the major Japanese multinational conglomerate announced that…

1,000 arrests made in online fraud crackdown, says Interpol

Police have arrested 1,003 individuals across 22 jurisdictions in the last few months as part of a Interpol-coordinated operation against online financial crimes, including the business email compromise (BEC) scams. …

Cyber-Mercenary Group Void Balaur Attacks High-Profile Targets for Cash

A Russian-language threat group is available for hire, to steal data on journalists, political leaders, activists and from organizations in every sector. Russian-language group Void Balaur, also tracked under the…

North Korean hackers target the South's think tanks through blog posts

A North Korean hacking group has been attacking think tanks in the South through malware-laden blog posts.  In a new campaign, tracked since June 2021, the state-sponsored advanced persistent threat…

Bowser to Pay Nintendo $4.5M Restitution

Bowser to Pay Nintendo $4.5M Restitution The alleged leader of the hacking group Team-Xecuter has reportedly admitted taking part in a piracy conspiracy against Japanese gaming giant Nintendo. Canadian national Gary Bowser, who…

Cybercriminals flog access to international shipping, logistics giants

Cybercriminals are offering initial access for networks belonging to key players in global supply chains, researchers warn. On Tuesday, Intel 471 published an analysis of current black market trends online,…

Minecraft Alt Lists Used by Chaos Ransomware

Chaos ransomware is an in-development ransomware builder that is being advertised as the latest iteration of Ryuk on underground hacker forums. Fake Minecraft alt lists published on gaming forums are used…

Shadow IT Alert: Half of Home Workers Buy Potentially Insecure Kit

Shadow IT Alert: Half of Home Workers Buy Potentially Insecure Kit Incidents of shadow IT have snowballed during the pandemic as remote workers bought devices without vetting from the IT…

QuintessenceLabs raises AU$25m to take quantum-based cyber solutions global

Canberra-based quantum cybersecurity solutions firm QuintessenceLabs (QLabs) has completed a AU$25 million series B funding round that will be used to expand the company globally and more than double its…