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Why Paying To Delete Stolen Data Is Bonkers
4th Nov 2020 [5 months ago] from Krebsonsecurity
Companies hit by ransomware often face a dual threat: Even if they avoid paying the ransom and can restore things from scratch, about half the time the attackers also threaten to release sensitive stolen data unless the victim pays for...
Two Charged In SIM Swapping, Vishing Scams
3rd Nov 2020 [5 months ago] from Krebsonsecurity
Two young men from the eastern United States have been hit with identity theft and conspiracy charges for allegedly stealing bitcoin and social media accounts by tricking employees at wireless phone companies into giving away credentials...
FBI, DHS, HHS Warn Of Imminent, Credible Ransomware Threat Against U.S. Hospitals
28th Oct 2020 [6 months ago] from Krebsonsecurity
On Monday, Oct. 27, KrebsOnSecurity began following up on a tip from a reliable source that an aggressive Russian cybercriminal gang known for deploying ransomware was preparing to disrupt information technology systems at hundreds of hospitals,...
Security Blueprints Of Many Companies Leaked In Hack Of Swedish Firm Gunnebo
28th Oct 2020 [6 months ago] from Krebsonsecurity
In March 2020, KrebsOnSecurity alerted Swedish security giant Gunnebo Group that hackers had broken into its network and sold the access to a criminal group which specializes in deploying ransomware. In August, Gunnebo said it had successfully...
Google Mending Another Crack In Widevine
26th Oct 2020 [6 months ago] from Krebsonsecurity
For the second time in as many years, Google is working to fix a weakness in its Widevine digital rights management (DRM) technology used by online streaming sites like Disney, Hulu and Netflix to prevent their content from being...
The Now-Defunct Firms Behind 8chan, QAnon
22nd Oct 2020 [6 months ago] from Krebsonsecurity
Some of the worlds largest Internet firms have taken steps to crack down on disinformation spread by QAnon conspiracy theorists and the hate-filled anonymous message board 8chan. But according to a California-based security researcher,...
QAnon/8Chan Sites Briefly Knocked Offline
18th Oct 2020 [6 months ago] from Krebsonsecurity
A phone call to an Internet provider in Oregon on Sunday evening was all it took to briefly sideline multiple websites related to 8chan/8kun -- a controversial online image board linked to several mass shootings -- and QAnon, the far-right...
Breach At Dickey’s BBQ Smokes 3M Cards
15th Oct 2020 [6 months ago] from Krebsonsecurity
One of the digital undergrounds most popular stores for peddling stolen credit card information began selling a batch of more than three million new card records this week. KrebsOnSecurity has learned the payment card data was stolen in...
Microsoft Patch Tuesday, October 2020 Edition
13th Oct 2020 [6 months ago] from Krebsonsecurity
Its Cybersecurity Awareness Month! In keeping with that theme, if you (ab)use Microsoft Windows computers you should be aware the company shipped a bevy of software updates today to fix at least 87 security problems in Windows and programs...
Microsoft Uses Trademark Law To Disrupt Trickbot Botnet
12th Oct 2020 [6 months ago] from Krebsonsecurity
Microsoft Corp. has executed a coordinated legal sneak attack in a bid to disrupt the malware-as-a-service botnet Trickbot, a global menace that has infected millions of computers and is used to spread ransomware. A court in Virginia granted...
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