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Aussie Telco Telstra Breached, Reportedly Exposing 30,000 Employees' Data

The Telstra cyber incident comes just weeks after its main rival Optus suffered a major compromise of its customer database.
Dark Reading 5 Oct 2022 47 Views

Former NSA Employee Faces Death Penalty for Selling Secrets

Suspect allegedly thought he was swapping secrets with a foreign government for crypto — but the contact turned out to be an FBI agent.
Dark Reading 5 Oct 2022 48 Views

Microsoft Updates Mitigation for Exchange Server Zero-Days

Researchers had discovered that Microsoft's original mitigation steps for the so-called "ProxyNotShell" flaws was easily bypassed.
Dark Reading 5 Oct 2022 51 Views

Lazarus hackers abuse Dell driver bug using new FudModule rootkit

The notorious North Korean hacking group 'Lazarus' was seen installing a Windows rootkit that abuses a Dell hardware driver in a Bring Your Own Vulnerable Driver attack.
Bleeping Computer 3 Oct 2022 103 Views

Upgraded Prilex Point-of-Sale malware bypasses credit card security

Security analysts have observed three new versions of Prilex PoS-targeting malware this year, indicating that its authors and operators are back in action.
Bleeping Computer 3 Oct 2022 104 Views

New Chaos malware spreads over multiple architectures

A new malware named Chaos raises concerns as it spreads on multiple architectures and operating systems. The post New Chaos malware spreads over multiple architectures appeared first on TechRepublic.
TechRepublic 30 Sep 2022 260 Views

New Microsoft Exchange zero-day actively exploited in attacks

Threat actors are exploiting yet-to-be-disclosed Microsoft Exchange zero-day bugs allowing for remote code execution, according to claims made by security researchers at Vietnamese cybersecurity outfit GTSC, who first spotted and reported the attacks. [...]
Bleepingcomputer 30 Sep 2022 175 Views

Ransomware Attacks Continue Increasing: 20% of All Reported Attacks Occurred in the Last 12 Months - New Survey

Survey of over 2,000 IT pros revealed that a quarter either don't know or don't think Microsoft 365 data can be affected by ransomware.
Dark Reading 30 Sep 2022 174 Views

New Chaos malware infects Windows, Linux devices for DDoS attacks

A quickly expanding botnet called Chaos is targeting and infecting Windows and Linux devices to use them for cryptomining and launching DDoS attacks.
BleepingComputer 29 Sep 2022 207 Views

New NullMixer dropper infects your PC with a dozen malware families

A new malware dropper named 'NullMixer' is infecting Windows devices with a dozen different malware families simultaneously through fake software cracks promoted on malicious sites in Google Search results.
BleepingComputer 29 Sep 2022 197 Views