2017-8-14 Global Cyber Attack Reports

August 14, 2017 5:10 pm

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

2017-8-7 Global Cyber Attack Reports

August 7, 2017 5:18 pm

  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... Click to Read More

2017-7-31 Global Cyber Attack Reports

July 31, 2017 5:24 pm

  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... Click to Read More

2017-7-24 Global Cyber Attack Reports

July 24, 2017 5:28 pm

  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... Click to Read More

2017-7-17 Global Cyber Attack Reports

July 17, 2017 11:24 pm

  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... Click to Read More

2017-7-10 Global Cyber Attack Reports

July 10, 2017 11:18 pm

  TOP ATTACKS AND BREACHES Security researchers have found an unsecured Amazon S3 server belonging to the World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE), which led to the possible exposure of sensitive data of over 3... Click to Read More

2017_7_3 Global Cyber Attack Reports

July 3, 2017 9:18 pm

  TOP ATTACKS AND BREACHES A large-scale wave of malware, dubbed NotPetya, has hit multiple businesses, organizations and infrastructure companies, primarily centered in the Ukraine. The malware includes pieces of code similar to... Click to Read More

2017-6-26 Global Cyber Attack Reports

June 26, 2017 9:36 pm

TOP ATTACKS AND BREACHES Honda, the Japanese motor conglomerate, has halted its car production in one of its domestic car plants, after finding WannaCry ransomware in its network. The affected plant produces approximately... Click to Read More

2017-6-19 Global Cyber Attack Reports

June 19, 2017 11:06 pm

  TOP ATTACKS AND BREACHES Cherry Blossom, a sophisticated framework developed by CIA that has been published by WikiLeaks as part of the Vault 7 series, aims to compromise a large number of... Click to Read More

2017-6-12 Global Cyber Attack Reports

June 12, 2017 10:57 pm

  TOP ATTACKS AND BREACHES The FBI is helping Qatar investigate hacks into its Al-Jazeera news network, which possibly included the planting of false news stories. It is believed that Russian hackers were... Click to Read More