11 January 2021

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FinServ Cyber
An Analysis of LokibotIBM X-Force Exchange – Advisory Tag – RSS – Jan 08 2021 19:39Summary A report from Cisco Talos that is targeted toward reverse engineers looks at the Lokibot infection chain. Lokibot is info-stealing malware which has been around since 2015. Threat Type Malware Overview The Lokibot infection chain is the subject of…
BB&T Bank Impersonation PhishingTerabitWeb Blog – Jan 08 2021 14:00Original Post from Abnormal Security Author: Abnormal Security In this attack, attackers impersonate an automated…
Emotet Campaign Restarts After Seven-Week HiatusProofpoint – Jan 09 2021 21:17
Emotet Returns to Hit 100K Mailboxes Per DayProofpoint – Jan 09 2021 21:17
Emotet Tops Malware Charts in December After RebootInfosecurity – Latest – Jan 08 2021 12:30Emotet Tops Malware Charts in December After Reboot The notorious Emotet Trojan is back at the top of the malware charts, having had a makeover designed to make it more effective at escaping detection. Check Point’s newly released…
Hacker behind massive JPMorgan Chase breach sentenced to 12 yearsCyberSecurity Help – Blog – Jan 11 2021 10:02Andrei Tyurin was part of an international hacking campaign that included one of the largest thefts of U.S. customer data.
InfoSecHotSpot – Malware Developers Refresh Their Attack Tools Cisco analyzes the latest version of the LokiBot malware for stealing… InfoSecHotSpot – Twitter – Jan 09 2021 01:28Malware Developers Refresh Their Attack Tools Cisco analyzes the latest version of the LokiBot malware for stealing credentials, finding that its developers have added more misdirection and anti-analysis features. hXXps://bit[.]ly/3pXpIp6…
InfosecurityMag – Emotet Tops Malware Charts in December After Reboot InfosecurityMag – Twitter – Jan 08 2021 14:57Emotet Tops Malware Charts in December After Reboot hXXp://dlvr[.]it/Rq9Bg2
InfosecurityMag – JPMorgan Chase Hacker Gets 12 Years InfosecurityMag – Twitter – Jan 08 2021 19:14JPMorgan Chase Hacker Gets 12 Years hXXps://www[.]infosecurity-magazine[.]com/news/jpmorgan-chase-hacker-gets-12?utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter
JPMorgan Chase Hacker Gets 12 YearsTerabitWeb Blog – Jan 08 2021 18:05Original Post from InfoSecurity Magazine Author: JPMorgan Chase Hacker Gets 12 Years A Russian hacker…
NZ central bank says it was not specific target of cyber attackReuters – Jan 11 2021 05:13By Reuters Staff 1 Min Read WELLINGTON, Jan 11 (Reuters) – A cyber attack that breached the data systems of New Zealand’s central bank also affected other users of a third-party file sharing application, the bank said on Monday. The breach was contained…
New Zealand Central Bank Hit By Cyber AttackPopular Security News SecurityPhresh – Jan 10 2021 14:44New Zealands central bank said Sunday it was responding with urgency to a malicious breach of one of its data systems, a third-party file sharing service that stored sensitive information. read more
New Zealand central bank says it was not specific target of cyberattackToday Online – Jan 11 2021 07:08WELLINGTON – New Zealand's central bank said on Monday a cyberattack that breached its data systems also affected other users of a third-party application and that it was not a specific target of the hack.
Reserve Bank of New Zealand says it wasn’t directly targeted in cyber attackRadio New Zealand – Jan 11 2021 06:35The Reserve Bank of New Zealand was not the direct target of a cyber attack that breached its data systems, it says. The Reserve Bank building in Wellington. Photo: RNZ On Sunday, the RBNZ revealed it was responding to a data breach of a third party…
SecurityWeek – New Zealand Central Bank Hit by Cyber Attack – SecurityWeek – Twitter – Jan 10 2021 14:46New Zealand Central Bank Hit by Cyber Attack – hXXps://www[.]securityweek[.]com/new-zealand-central-bank-hit-cyber-attack
The DFIR Report: Trickbot Still Alive and WellReddit – BlueTeamSec – Jan 11 2021 11:37submitted by /u/darronofsky [link] [comments]
opexxx – A Deep Dive into Lokibot Infection Chain opexxx – Twitter – Jan 09 2021 15:41A Deep Dive into Lokibot Infection Chain hXXps://blog[.]talosintelligence[.]com/2021/01/a-deep-dive-into-lokibot-infection-chain.html
thinksnews – New Zealand Central Bank Hit by Cyber Attack thinksnews – Twitter – Jan 10 2021 15:52New Zealand Central Bank Hit by Cyber Attack hXXp://dlvr[.]it/RqHJCC
virusbtn – Cisco Talos researchers analysed a recent campaign involving the Lokibot infostealer virusbtn – Twitter – Jan 08 2021 17:51Cisco Talos researchers analysed a recent campaign involving the Lokibot infostealer hXXps://blog[.]talosintelligence[.]com/2021/01/a-deep-dive-into-lokibot-infection-chain.html hXXps://twitter[.]com/virusbtn/status/1347601721321791490/photo/1
virusbtn – Palo Alto’s @malware_traffic looked at the recent changes in the TA551 (Shathak) campaign that switched from Valak… virusbtn – Twitter – Jan 08 2021 20:44Palo Alto's @malware_traffic looked at the recent changes in the TA551 (Shathak) campaign that switched from Valak and Ursnif to pushing IcedID hXXps://unit42[.]paloaltonetworks[.]com/ta551-shathak-icedid/…
FinServ Data Breaches
New Zealand Central Bank Says Data System HackedTIME.com – Jan 10 2021 15:37WELLINGTON, New Zealand — New Zealand’s central bank said Sunday that one of its data systems has been breached by an unidentified hacker who potentially accessed commercially and personally sensitive information. A third party file sharing…
New Zealand Central Bank system was hacked by anonymous hackersInfoTech News – Jan 11 2021 10:11The Central Bank of New Zealand recently issued an emergency security announcement stating that a certain data system of the bank has been hacked by anonymous hackers and some…
Secnewsbytes – New Zealand Central Bank Says Data System Hacked | Business News | US News Secnewsbytes – Twitter – Jan 11 2021 11:32New Zealand Central Bank Says Data System Hacked | Business News | US News hXXps://www[.]usnews[.]com/news/business/articles/2021-01-10/new-zealand-central-bank-says-data-system-hacked
Who Hacked Hezbollah’s Bank Account?Reddit – Intelligence News – Jan 08 2021 06:08submitted by /u/Cultural_Attache [link]…
Fraud & Money Laundering
Anti-money laundering among top concerns of Philippines banksPhilippine Star – Jan 10 2021 16:06(The Philippine Star) – January 11, 2021 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — Compliance with mandatory credits to agriculture and agrarian (agri-agra) reform, as well as anti-money laundering continue to be the most challenging areas for banks and…
Boeing will cough up $2.5bn+ to settle US fraud charge over 737 Max safetyThe Register – Jan 08 2021 01:10Cash will go to airlines that bought the danger jets, victims' fund Boeing has agreed to settle a criminal charge that it conspired to commit fraud by deceiving federal aviation officials by withholding safety information about its 737 Max control…
Deutsche Bank Agrees to Pay over $130 Million to Resolve Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and Fraud CaseDepartment of Justice US – Justice News – Jan 08 2021 05:00Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft (Deutsche Bank or the Company) has agreed to pay more than $130 million to resolve the government’s investigation into violations of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) and a separate investigation into a…
Gatchalian eyes Senate probe over proliferation of fraudulent use of payment cardsSenate of the Philippines – Jan 10 2021 09:53Press Release January 9, 2021 Senator Win Gatchalian is eyeing a parallel probe in the Senate on the proliferation of fraudulent use of credit card, debit card, or online bank account to address possible gaps in existing laws in protecting the rights…
Russian hacker jailed in US over $19M fraud, 100M users’ data theftHackRead – Jan 08 2021 20:50By Deeba Ahmed The 37-year-old hacker Andrei Tyurin was extradited to the US from Georgia in September 2018. This is a post from HackRead[.]com Read the original post: …

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