12 January 2021

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FinServ Cyber
Dyreza virus2SpyWare – Jan 11 2021 10:11Dyreza – a banker Trojan that can steal your passwords and other data Dyreza virus is a dangerous Trojan horse that is used for stealing valuable information from PC users. Also known as Dyre, Dyza or Dyranges, this computer infection was first…
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
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 – Cybersecurity: This ‘costly and destructive’ malware is the biggest threat to your network Emotet remains a major t… InfoSecHotSpot – Twitter – Jan 10 2021 07:28Cybersecurity: This 'costly and destructive' malware is the biggest threat to your network Emotet remains a major threat to corporate computer networks entering 2021, warn researchers – and other threats including ransomware, trojans and cryptominers…
InfoSecHotSpot – Delivery payment fraud People are receiving phishing e-mail messages with requests for payments for a package deliv… InfoSecHotSpot – Twitter – Jan 11 2021 22:58Delivery payment fraud People are receiving phishing e-mail messages with requests for payments for a package delivery, with links to a fake postal service website for making the payment. hXXps://bit[.]ly/39kc4WI…
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…
InfoSecHotSpot – The Reserve Bank of New Zealand Breached via Third-Party Hosting Service The Reserve Bank of New Zealand has become… InfoSecHotSpot – Twitter – Jan 11 2021 21:58The Reserve Bank of New Zealand Breached via Third-Party Hosting Service The Reserve Bank of New Zealand has become the latest financial institution targeted by malicious actors. According to a statement released January 10, cybercriminals breached…
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.
New Zealand’s central bank says data system breached by hackerSouth China Morning Post – Jan 10 2021 06:50The Reserve Bank of New Zealand said a third party file sharing service was illegally accessed. Another government was likely behind it, said an academic Several major organisations in the country have been the target of cyber interference in the…
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
Securityblog – TA551: Email Attack Campaign Switches from Valak to IcedID Securityblog – Twitter – Jan 09 2021 23:23TA551: Email Attack Campaign Switches from Valak to IcedID hXXps://unit42[.]paloaltonetworks[.]com/ta551-shathak-icedid/
TA551 Hacker Group Pushes New Information Stealer Malware IcedIDGBHackers On Security – Jan 11 2021 16:28
Trickbot Still Alive and WellMalware Analysis & Reports – Jan 11 2021 17:05
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 – A new post by the DFIR report shows the Trickbot malware is alive and well despite the coordinated action taken aga… virusbtn – Twitter – Jan 11 2021 18:00A new post by the DFIR report shows the Trickbot malware is alive and well despite the coordinated action taken against it last autumn hXXps://thedfirreport[.]com/2021/01/11/trickbot-still-alive-and-well/…
FinServ Data Breaches
New Zealand Central Bank Says Data System HackedSeclists.org – Data Loss – Jan 11 2021 15:45Posted by Destry Winant on Jan 11 hXXps://time[.]com/5928383/new-zealand-central-bank-hacked/ WELLINGTON, New Zealand — New Zealand’s central bank said Sunday that one of its data systems has been breached by an unidentified hacker who potentially…
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…
Reserve Bank of New Zealand Investigates Data BreachBankInfoSecurity – Jan 11 2021 18:11Hackers Gained Network Access Through Accellion File…
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
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…
Defining and Refining Next-Gen AMLDataBreachToday.com – Jan 11 2021 15:09David Stewart of SAS on the Tools and Technologies Deployed to Fight…
Five emerging fraud threats facing businesses in 2021Help Net Security – News – Jan 12 2021 04:30With the growing threat of fraud fueled by the digital acceleration that took place in 2020, Experian revealed five emerging fraud threats facing businesses in 2021. The rapid increase in digital use created a perfect storm for fraudsters to…
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…
I was a stockbroker at UBS who went to prison for fraud. Now I’m a white-collar prison consultant who helps high-profile clients get through their time in lockup – here’s what my job is like.Clusterstock – Jan 11 2021 13:51Justin Paperny is the founder of White Collar Advice. Justin Paperny Justin Paperny, 45, is a business owner and former federal inmate currently based in Irvine, California. While working as an investment banker at UBS, Paperny was involved with…
Military officer charged with money laundering involving RM114,000Bernama – Jan 12 2021 00:00IPOH, Jan 12 – A military officer pleaded not guilty in the Sessions Court here today to money laundering involving RM114,000 in the Batang Padang district near here, in 2016. Lieutenant Colonel Azman Mohamed Yasin, 58, who was then Universiti…

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