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Cyber Alert – 18 May 2020

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Heat – Trending Malware and Threat Actors        
         
Name Heat 1 Heat 7 Vol 1 Vol 7
Sodinokibi Ransomware 6 37
QNodeService 2 9
Sphinx Trojan 2 15
TheDarkOverlord 1 1
Lampion 1 2
Blue Mockingbird (Hacker Group) 1 2
Tropic Trooper 1 6
COMpfun RAT 1 12
Magecart Group 1 9
Shiny Hunters 1 10
 
Data Breaches
 
Do we need tougher breach notification rules?
Office of Inadequate SecurityMay 17 2020 12:07
Hell, yes!  Oh, you want more rationale and calm analysis? Read Nic Fearn’s reporting: When Travelex was hit by a…
 
 
Hacker Groups
 
Security Affairs newsletter Round 264
Security AffairsMay 17 2020 11:39
A new round of the weekly SecurityAffairs newsletter arrived! Every week the best security articles from Security Affairs free for you in your email box….
 
REvil responds to Grubman Shire law firm: “We will get the money”
DataBreaches.netMay 17 2020 13:00
A ransomware team that locked up the files of entertainment law firm Grubman Shire Meiselas & Sacks after stealing copies of the files has responded to reactions to their demand for $42 million to unlock the files and to prevent the attackers…
 
 
Malware
 
Kaspersky system watcher vs ransomware
MalwareTips.comMay 17 2020 21:43
Kaspersky security cloud free version System watcher component review
 
 
Vulnerabilities
 
Thunderbolt Flaws, WordPress Plugin Vulnerabilities, Patriot Act Vote
Security Bloggers NetworkMay 18 2020 04:00
In episode 121 for May 18th 2020: A new Thunderbolt flaw could let hackers steal your data in under five minutes, new vulnerabilities in a popular WordPress plugin, and details on why the US Senate just rejected a plan to require a warrant to…
 
Week in review: Kali Linux 2020.2, sensor-based ransomware detection, 10 most exploited vulns
Help Net Security – NewsMay 17 2020 09:20
Here’s an overview of some of last week’s most interesting news, articles and podcasts: Have you patched these top 10 routinely exploited vulnerabilities? The US Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) is urging…
 
 
Ongoing Campaigns
 
 

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