Volvo Cars Data Breach Results in Theft of Proprietary Information

A Volvo Cars data breach has been disclosed by the company itself, announcing in a post on the 10th of December that a limited amount of the R&D property was…

Heimdal™ Official Statement on Log4Shell Vulnerability

Copenhagen, December 13th, 2021 – In regards to the recently discovered CVE-2021-44228 (i.e., log4j or Log4Shell vulnerability) Heimdal™ executives have issued the following statement: “Heimdal™ Security has acknowledged the existence…

HSE Missed Cyber-attack’s Warning Signs

HSE Missed Cyber-attack’s Warning Signs An investigation into the springtime cyber-attack on HSE Ireland has found that criminals spent two months inside the healthcare system's computer network before deploying ransomware.…

Why Removing Admin Rights Closes Critical Vulnerabilities in Your Organization

You have surely heard before about admin rights. This article will shed some light on what are admin rights, what risks they pose to an organization’s security, the benefits of…

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…

French Transport Giant Exposes 57,000 Employees and Source Code

French Transport Giant Exposes 57,000 Employees and Source Code A state-owned French transportation giant has inadvertently exposed nearly 60,000 employees to identity fraud after leaking their personal information via an…

Hackers using concern about Omicron strain of COVID-19 to attack US universities

Researchers with cybersecurity firm Proofpoint have discovered a new phishing attack leveraging concern about the spread of the Omicron strain of COVID-19 to steal credentials and gain access to accounts…

Misconfigured Kafdrop Instances Lead to Sensitive Data Exposure for Many Companies

A new report shows how cloud misconfiguration could lead to critical data exposure of an organization. Researchers revealed that misconfigured Kafdrop instances, Kafdrop being the Apache Kafkas’s management interface, led…

Cuba Ransomware Gang Hauls in $44M in Payouts

The gang is using a variety of tools and malware to carry out attacks in volume on critical sectors, the FBI warned. The “Cuba” ransomware gang has settled into a…