NSW government casual recruiter suffers ransomware hit

IT recruitment firm Finite Recruitment has confirmed it experienced a cyber incident in October, which resulted in a “small subset” of the company’s data being downloaded and published on the…

South Australian government employee data taken in Frontier Software ransomware attack

Image: Mashka/Shutterstock South Australia Treasurer Rob Lucas said on Friday that state government employee data has been exfiltrated as part of a ransomware attack on payroll provider Frontier Software. Lucas…

BlackBerry report highlights initial access broker providing entry to StrongPity APT, MountLocker and Phobos ransomware gangs

A new report from BlackBerry has uncovered an initial access broker called “Zebra2104” that has connections to three malicious cybercriminal groups, some of which are involved in ransomware and phishing. …

Election Day poses first security test for Biden officials, overhauled voting laws

Written by Tim Starks Nov 2, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP Voting in more than 30 states on Tuesday is poised to serve as the initial test run for election security officials…