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Coronavirus-themed Malware and Ransomware Ramp Up

Cybercriminals are known to leverage on global phenomenon for personal gain, be it the elections or the Olympic Games. And COVID-19 is no different....

“PonyFinal” Ransomware is in the Wild for Two Months: Microsoft

Microsoft has warned organizations globally about a new type of data stealing Java-based ransomware dubbed “PonyFinal”. The tech giant described the malware as human-operated...

Sodinokibi Operators Threaten to Hold ‘Online Auction’ of Madonna’s Stolen Data

REvil operators, or better known as Sodinokibi operators, recently carried out a cyberattack on New York-based law firm Grubman Shire Meiselas & Sacks. In...

“Attackers always look for and exploit trending topics”

CISO MAG met Shyam Sundar Ramaswami, Lead Security / Threat Researcher, Cisco, at the NULLCON event held in Goa, in February 2020. Ramaswami is...

ExecuPharm Suffers Ransomware Attack, Hackers Published Data on Darknet

The U.S.-based pharmaceutical giant ExecuPharm admitted it became a victim of a cyberattack. In a letter to the Vermont attorney general office, ExecuPharm said...

Zaha Hadid Architects Suffers a Ransomware Attack

As per a report in the Architects’ Journal, Zaha Hadid Architects (ZHA) – an architectural firm in the U.K., has reportedly suffered a ransomware...

65% of COVID-19 Phishing Campaigns Spread Spyware: Research

Singapore-based cybersecurity company Group-IB’s Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-GIB) analyzed hundreds of Coronavirus-related phishing emails between February 13 and April 1, 2020. Researchers found that...

Cognizant Suffers Maze Ransomware Attack; Services Disrupted

Information technology services provider Cognizant admitted that it is a recent victim of a ransomware attack. In an official statement, the IT giant stated...

DDoS Attacks Rose 180% in 2019 Compared to 2018

Neustar, a global information and technology provider company, revealed that it found 168% increase in distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks in Q4 2019, compared with...

83% of Healthcare Devices at Security Risk Due to COVID-19 Outbreak

Most healthcare organizations in the U.S. are running their medical devices on outdated software and operating systems, leaving them vulnerable to cyberattacks. According to...

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