COVID-19 vaccine appointment system attacked in Italy

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Wed, 04 Aug 2021 10:39:32 +0000

The vaccine appointment system of the Lazio region in Italy was brought down by a cyber-attack. Was it a ransomware attack or sabotage?

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The 3 biggest threats reaching for your antivirus software’s off switch

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Tue, 03 Aug 2021 15:25:37 +0000

Your antivirus is the most important security program on your computer, which is why everyone wants to turn it off.

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The Olympics: a timeline of scams, hacks, and malware

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Wed, 28 Jul 2021 16:52:56 +0000

We look at a history of malware, hacks, phishes, bogus mobile apps, and more targeting the Olympic Games going back to 1996

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Cobalt Strike 2021 – Analysis of Malicious PowerShell Attack Framework

Credit to Author: Saurabh Sharma| Date: Wed, 09 Jun 2021 05:39:34 +0000

Cobalt Strike is a widespread threat emulation tool. It is one of the most powerful network attack tools…

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Mac ThiefQuest malware may not be ransomware after all

Credit to Author: Thomas Reed| Date: Tue, 07 Jul 2020 17:20:00 +0000

We discovered a new Mac malware, ThiefQuest, that appeared to be ransomware at first glance. However, once we dug in deeper, we found out its true identity—and intention.

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Ways to Improve Your Data Center Cybersecurity That Most People Don’t Think of Until It’s Too Late

Credit to Author: Steven Carlini| Date: Wed, 16 Jan 2019 16:00:00 +0000

It’s been well publicized that Microsoft fends off more than 7 trillion cyberthreats per day, and allocates over $1 billion each year to cybersecurity for its cloud data centers. While… Read more »

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Scammers use old browser trick to create fake virus download

Credit to Author: Jérôme Segura| Date: Fri, 26 Oct 2018 15:00:00 +0000

A file downloaded to your computer says it’s a virus but turns out to just be a ploy used by tech support scammers.

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