Hackers are using this new malware which hides between blocks of junk code

A Russian-government back hacking group linked to the SolarWinds supply chain attack has developed new malware which has been used to conduct attacks against businesses and governments in North America and Europe…

SolarWinds hackers kept busy in the year since the seminal hack, Mandiant finds

Written by AJ Vicens Dec 6, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP Hackers associated with the SolarWinds supply chain compromise have been busy in the year since that attack was revealed, compromising multiple…

Hybrid cloud brings benefits. But it also brings new cybersecurity risks, too

The use of cloud computing applications has grown significantly in the last two years as the Covid-19 pandemic forced many organisations to adapt to remote working. Many of those businesses…

Ransomware Group Rebrands Multiple Times to Evade Detection

Ransomware Group Rebrands Multiple Times to Evade Detection A mid-sized ransomware group known for targeting healthcare and education sector organizations has repeatedly rebranded over the past year to avoid scrutiny,…

Ransomware gang targeting schools, hospitals reinvents itself to avoid scrutiny

Written by Tonya Riley Nov 29, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP An under-the-radar ransomware group that’s been attacking schools, hospitals and other critical infrastructure has tried to cover its tracks by rebranding,…

Ghostwriter Disinformation Operation Linked to Belarus

Ghostwriter Disinformation Operation Linked to Belarus Security researchers have linked the notorious state-sponsored Ghostwriter cyber-espionage and disinformation operation to Belarus for the first time. An extensive report published yesterday noted threat intelligence…

Mandiant links Belarus to Ghostwriter campaign, which leaked stolen data and pushed disinformation

Written by AJ Vicens Nov 16, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP The Belarusian government is partially responsible for a years-long influence operation targeting Latvia, Lithuania and Poland, according to research published Tuesday.…

Belarus government accused of 'partial responsibility' for Ghostwriter campaigns

The Belarusian government has been accused of at least “partial responsibility” for Ghostwriter attacks in Europe.  While cybersecurity companies often err on the side of caution when it comes to…

ProxyShell vulnerabilities exploited in domain-wide ransomware attacks

The ProxyShell vulnerabilities have prompted threat actors to launch domain-wide ransomware attacks against their targets, revealed a new research report from The DFIR Report. The report, published on Monday, explained…

Immersive Labs Acquires Snap Labs

Immersive Labs Acquires Snap Labs American cybersecurity startup Snap Labs has been snapped up by British cybersecurity startup Immersive Labs. The acquisition of the Pennsylvania-based company was announced today by Immersive Labs founder and CEO…