How a Resident Evil image leaked in a ransomware attack ended up in the middle of $12m copyright claim

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Thu, 10 Jun 2021 17:43:51 +0000

We look at a bizarre unintended consequence arising from a ransomware attack on game developer Capcom last November.

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Healthcare service faces test of willpower with Ransomware authors

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Thu, 27 May 2021 15:55:01 +0000

A New Zealand health service has found itself under fire from ransomware authors leaking private medical data to the press.

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Yandex sysadmin caught selling access to email accounts

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Wed, 17 Feb 2021 14:32:46 +0000

Yandex, dubbed the “Russian Google”, caught one of its own system administrators red handed in a routine security audit.

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Malwarebytes detects leaked tools from FireEye breach

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Thu, 10 Dec 2020 21:37:11 +0000

The security company FireEye was breached by a sophisticated attack that stole multiple red team assessment tools. Malwarebytes customers are safe.

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Securing the MSP: why they’re their own worst enemy

Credit to Author: William Tsing| Date: Thu, 30 Jan 2020 16:00:00 +0000

Behind each cyberattack on the MSP is typically a system left unpatched, asset management undone, security officer not hired, or board who sees investment in security as a cost center rather than a long-term investment.

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Securing the MSP: their own worst enemy

Credit to Author: William Tsing| Date: Thu, 30 Jan 2020 16:00:00 +0000

Behind each cyberattack on the MSP is typically a system left unpatched, asset management undone, security officer not hired, or board who sees investment in security as a cost center rather than a long-term investment.

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A week in security (January 20 – 26)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 27 Jan 2020 17:17:14 +0000

A roundup of the previous week’s most notable security stories and events, including tech support scams, deepfakes, and the latest ransomware attack in Florida.

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