3 month ago
The REvil ransomware gang is asking for $70 million to publish a universal decryptor that can unlock all computers locked during the Kaseya incident
New investigation by @ForensicArchi : Pegasus Malware reportedly used in 45+ countries to infect phones of activists, journalists & human rights defenders. Made by NSO Group Technologies Ltd, one of several Israeli cyber-weapons firms.
"This is SolarWinds with ransomware," said Brett Callow, a ransomware expert at the cybersecurity firm Emsisoft on Kaseya supply chain attack
Biden says he is not sure if recent ransomware hack is Russian - but if it is, US will respond
3 month ago
Cyberattack on Kaseya resulted in massive downstream effects all over the world
The US President: We will respond to Russia if it is proven to be involved in the recent cyber attacks against American companies
Hackers began a global ransomware attack on Friday, hitting more than 1,000 companies, and forcing Sweden’s Coop grocery chain to close hundreds of stores. Hackers compromised Kaseya, an information technology management software supplier
Some 200 US companies are hit by a ransomeware cyber attack, reportedly linked to a cyber group based in Russia
Infosec: Kaseya App Supply Chain Attack Delivers Massive REvil Ransomware Delivery to US Companies. Kaseya is designed to allow administration of systems with high level privileges
The Taiwanese government has also accused China of launching cyberattacks against the democratic island. It said it is hit by some 20 million cyberattacks every month - and targets include defense computer systems, finance, communications, and even critical infrastructure
3 month ago
Turkey's communications director: "With the development of digital opportunities, manipulation, fake news can easily spread; this opportunity can be used for malicious purposes." "This situation requires a structural transformation in media and understanding of journalism
3 month ago
A hacker groups claims to have gained access to data associated with NATO's SOA & IdM cloud platform after hacking software firm Everis They now want 14,500 XMR not to leak the data, per DDoSecrets, who had a chat with them
"Second massive LinkedIn breach reportedly exposes data of 700M users, which is more than 92% of the total 756M users. The database is for sale on the dark web, with records including phone numbers, physical addresses, geolocation data, & inferred salaries
Bloomberg: The Pentagon official who has been overseeing its new cybersecurity initiative for defense contractors has been placed on leave in connection with a suspected unauthorized disclosure of classified information from a military intelligence agency
Wired: "SolarWinds Hackers Continue Assault With New Microsoft Breach"
A federal court just killed the FTC's antitrust suit against Facebook – a massive blow to regulators' attempts to reign in Silicon Valley
Financial watchdog bans crypto exchange Binance from UK
Putin discussed with the Security Council of the Russian Federation issues of cyber security and cooperation in this area.
4 month ago
AIS spoofing earlier today, spots a French Warship on the coast of China, literally in the docks joy
North Korean hackers suspected of attacks using fake South Korean gov't addresses
Russia would like to see a productive dialogue with the United States on cybersecurity, Russian FM Lavrov said
Iraqi Human Rights Commission condemns US closure of Iraqi news sites
US FBI director Christopher Wray urges companies stop paying ransoms to hackers
A $1 million reward offered for information leading to the arrest of either of a pair of wanted Ukraine nationals: Oleksandr Ieremenko and Artem Radchenko
American businessman John McAfee found dead in Brians 2 prison in Barcelona
Russian Foreign Ministry: it seems that the United States is trying to retain the right to conduct a cyber attack on Russia
Russia is waiting for a response from the United States on dialogue in the field of cybersecurity, the date and place of the meeting will be discussed via diplomatic channels, said the head of the RF Security Council department
FSB within the framework of the agreement will work with the United States to identify hackers - FSB director Bortnikov
"Terrorists are recruiting young people in online computer game chats", - director of the FSB Bortnikov says. -"Internet has developed an infrastructure that produces future terrorists"
Space, as well as cyberspace, is increasingly involved in military confrontation, with a number of countries creating space and cyber commands, Shoigu said.