A week in security (July 12 – July 18)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 19 Jul 2021 09:43:43 +0000

A roundup of all the most interesting cybersecurity news stories, articles, and happenings of the previous seven days.

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Police seize DoubleVPN data, servers, and domain

Credit to Author: David Ruiz| Date: Wed, 30 Jun 2021 18:53:41 +0000

DoubleVPN, a VPN service that promised to double- and triple-encrypt web activity, was seized after allegedly being favored for cybercrime.

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What IT security teams can learn from the Colonial Pipeline ransomware attack

Credit to Author: Tilly Travers| Date: Mon, 28 Jun 2021 18:24:34 +0000

On May 7, 2021, news broke of a DarkSide ransomware attack on Colonial Pipeline, a major U.S. fuel pipeline that supplies roughly 45% of the East Coast’s diesel, gasoline and jet fuel. In response to the attack, the company shut down its pipeline for several days. The incident has been extensively reported on. Some reports [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/Iac6ns2mSEg” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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A week in security (June 21 – June 27)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 28 Jun 2021 09:32:05 +0000

A roundup of the most interesting events and happenings in the realm of infosec, from the week June 21 to June 27.

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Atomic research institute breached via VPN vulnerability

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Mon, 21 Jun 2021 13:53:03 +0000

A North Korean APT group is thought to be behind a attack on the South Korean atomic energy research institute, KAERI.

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Can two VPN “wrongs” make a right? Lock and Code S02E10

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 07 Jun 2021 14:36:56 +0000

In 2016, a mid-20s man began an intense, prolonged, digital harassment campaign against his new roommate. His VPNs helped put him in prison.

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A week in security (May 24 -30)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 31 May 2021 09:00:50 +0000

A roundup of the previous week’s most interesting security and online privacy news, from May 24 to May 30.

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