Yodel parcel delivery service confirmed that it suffered a cyber incident that disrupted distribution operations leaving customers unable to track orders or reach customer support.
Threat actors exploited Log4Shell vulnerability on unpatched VMware servers to gain access, move laterally, deploy malware, and exfiltrate sensitive information.
The Russian hackers call themselves "Killnet" and first made the news in April with declarations of intent to conduct cyber attacks on critical infrastructure in other countries. The group has been linked to prior DDoS campaigns.
Blockchain bridge was hit for about $100 million in crypto hack as attackers potentially exploited a signature vulnerability that security researchers had been warning about on Twitter for months.
While cyber defense efforts like those backed by DoE are clearly a net positive for the nation, the prospective contributions of these and other efforts must be tempered by both practical assessment of the strategic context of foreign critical infrastructure attacks.
Threat actors accessed personally identifiable information (PII) and Social Security numbers of more than 1.5 million customers in the Flagstar Bank data breach.
Conti is able to breeze through ransomware attacks in as little as three days thanks to a polished setup that has been years in the making: custom ransomware and tools, a disciplined working schedule and a business-like structure.
The study draws on a sample of over 1,000 C-Suite and board members and analyzed their personal devices and home network security and privacy. 87% of executive devices have no security measures at all installed.
As the world becomes more digitally integrated, hacker groups will continue to take advantage of the physical blindspot that many companies have to launch attacks against digital infrastructure. A cyberthreat that comes by way of a physical device is known as a “phygital” threat.
Exploitable features are the favored means by which to penetrate OT devices, and the current research finds that they continue to be an issue in industrial control systems.