Popular remote monitoring and management software firm AnyDesk has suffered a cyber attack that compromised its production systems and leaked source code and code signing certificates.
Clorox reported a total of $49 million in incremental expenses related to the attack, with Johnson Controls reporting data breach costs of nearly $27 million. This money went to remediation costs such as third party contracting, as well as added operating costs due to disruptions.
An INTERPOL-led global law enforcement operation has taken action against 1,300 ransomware, phishing, and malware command-and-control (C2) servers and the arrest of dozens of suspects.
A Hong Kong deepfake scam that netted HK$200 million made use of a fake video conference with multiple company executives. The employee that was targeted reportedly did suspect fraud at first, but nevertheless ended up making a total of 15 bank transfers.
The Russian ransomware gang ALPHV/BlackCat has threatened to leak 300 GB of top-secret and classified military documents it stole from a Pentagon contractor.
Global Affairs Canada (GAC), the country’s foreign affairs department, is reeling from the impacts of a data breach that leaked the personal information of users and staff members.
ITRC report noted that the 3,205 data breaches recorded last year shatters the prior record of 1,860 and is a 78% increase from a similar number (1,806) seen in 2022.
There’s now a drive towards convergence which is seeing disparate technologies brought together over the SIEM to complement its threat hunting capabilities. Putting these technologies over a single platform reduces complexity and brings down management costs and eradicates duplicated functionality.
Energy and automation company Schneider Electric has confirmed a ransomware attack that disrupted the Sustainability Business division and leaked company data.
Beijing’s Justice Bureau says that Wangshendongjian Technology has provided it with the capability to capture mobile phone numbers and email addresses associated with the sending device. AirDrop sharing encryption has been in question for some time.