Author Archives for Yinon Raviv

2017-8-14 Global Cyber Attack Reports

August 14, 2017 5:10 pm Published by Comments Off on 2017-8-14 Global Cyber Attack Reports

TOP ATTACKS AND BREACHES Reports claim that a nation-state actor has breached EirGrid, Ireland’s electricity transmission company, and gained complete access to the company’s network. It is not yet clear what the attacker’s... Click to Read More


“The Next WannaCry” Vulnerability is Here

August 11, 2017 7:02 pm Published by Comments Off on “The Next WannaCry” Vulnerability is Here

This Tuesday, Microsoft released a security patch including 48 fixes, 25 of which are defined as “critical”. While Microsoft updates happen every month, this one reveals an especially dangerous vulnerability – CVE-2017-8620. Behind this dull... Click to Read More


2017-8-7 Global Cyber Attack Reports

August 7, 2017 5:18 pm Published by Comments Off on 2017-8-7 Global Cyber Attack Reports

TOP ATTACKS AND BREACHES Marcus Hutchins, the British security expert who discovered WannaCry’s kill-switch back in May and consequently stopped the first wave of the attack, was arrested in the US with accusations... Click to Read More


2017-7-31 Global Cyber Attack Reports

July 31, 2017 5:24 pm Published by Comments Off on 2017-7-31 Global Cyber Attack Reports

TOP ATTACKS AND BREACHES The Swedish government is in turmoil, with 2 ministers already having resigned, following the discovery that a government contract has led to a massive leak of nearly all of... Click to Read More


2017-7-24 Global Cyber Attack Reports

July 24, 2017 5:28 pm Published by Comments Off on 2017-7-24 Global Cyber Attack Reports

TOP ATTACKS AND BREACHES  A vulnerability in Parity’s Ethereum wallet software has led to the theft of $30M worth of Ethereum cryptocurrency coins. Parity’s wallet software provides Ethereum coins holders the ability to... Click to Read More


JavaScript Lost in the Dictionary

July 20, 2017 7:07 pm Published by Comments Off on JavaScript Lost in the Dictionary

Check Point threat Intelligence sensors have picked up a stealth campaign that traditional anti-virus solutions are having a hard time detecting. On July 17th SandBlast Zero-Day Protection started showing a massive email campaign which was... Click to Read More


2017-7-17 Global Cyber Attack Reports

July 17, 2017 11:24 pm Published by Comments Off on 2017-7-17 Global Cyber Attack Reports

TOP ATTACKS AND BREACHES A worker of the Multi-State Lottery Association (MSLA) in the US took advantage of his access to its secured computers to conduct one of the biggest lottery scams in... Click to Read More