Dial 311 for… cybersecurity emergencies?

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Thu, 23 Jun 2022 15:51:59 +0000

Cybersecurity experts want a hotline for SMBs to further encourage cyber incident reporting, especially those involving ransomware attacks.

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Karakurt extortion group: Threat profile

Credit to Author: Jovi Umawing| Date: Tue, 14 Jun 2022 16:00:29 +0000

An obscure group called Karakurt has extorted organizations in the US and elsewhere. Know how to keep it away from your network.

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VMWare vulnerabilities are actively being exploited, CISA warns

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Thu, 19 May 2022 12:42:13 +0000

CISA has issued severe warnings about disclosed vulnerabilities in VMWare products that are actively being exploited, probably by APT threat actors.

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Cyberattacks on SATCOM networks attributed to Russian threat actors

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Thu, 12 May 2022 13:22:00 +0000

CISA and the FBI are sharing information about the US attribution of cyberattacks on SATCOM networks that targeted Ukraine but spilled over into other European countries.

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The top 5 most routinely exploited vulnerabilities of 2021

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Fri, 29 Apr 2022 16:28:20 +0000

International cybersecurity authorities have published an overview of the most routinely exploited vulnerabilities of 2021.

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The Original APT: Advanced Persistent Teenagers

Credit to Author: BrianKrebs| Date: Wed, 06 Apr 2022 17:55:38 +0000

Many organizations are already struggling to combat cybersecurity threats from ransomware purveyors and state-sponsored hacking groups, both of which tend to take days or weeks to pivot from an opportunistic malware infection to a full blown data breach. But few organizations have a playbook for responding to the kinds of virtual “smash and grab” attacks we’ve seen recently from LAPSUS$, a juvenile data extortion group whose short-lived, low-tech and remarkably effective tactics are putting some of the world’s biggest corporations on edge.

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CISA advises D-Link users to take vulnerable routers offline

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Tue, 05 Apr 2022 13:23:12 +0000

CISA has advised users to take certain vulnerable D-Link routers offline since the existing vulnerabilities are know to be actively exploited and the models have reached EOL and will not get patched.

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