Posts tagged with "Ransomware attack"

4 Most Common Types of Cybersecurity Threats

Oct 16, 2020

4 Most Common Types of Cybersecurity Threats

There’s every indication that the pandemic is changing the nature of cybersecurity. Online threats are evolving to match our new remote-work paradigm, with 91% of businesses reporting an increase in cyberattacks during the coronavirus outbreak.  Hackers are getting more and more sophisticated and targeted in their attacks. Many of these cyber threats have been around […]

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8 Ways COVID-19 is Impacting Cloud Security

Jul 31, 2020

8 Ways COVID-19 is Impacting Cloud Security

The Coronavirus is wreaking havoc on everything in our lives. It’s hard to find something that hasn’t been impacted in a major way as we attempt to limit the spread of the virus. Cloud security professionals should pay close attention to how our online needs are rapidly changing, with these 8 ways COVID-19 is making an impact on common things we interact with every day.

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Nightfall InfoSec Roundup: November 25 to December 2

Dec 3, 2019

Nightfall InfoSec Roundup: November 25 to December 2

Cyber Attacks & Breaches Facebook and Twitter say hundreds of users accidentally gave improper access to personal data through third-party apps (CNBC) November 25th Facebook and Twitter announced that personal data of hundreds of users may have been improperly accessed after they used their accounts to log in to certain apps. Vistaprint left a customer […]

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Nightfall Weekly InfoSec Roundup: July 30 to August 5

Aug 6, 2019

Nightfall Weekly InfoSec Roundup: July 30 to August 5

Cyber Attacks & Breaches Presbyterian data breach affects some 183,000 patients (AlbuquerqueJournal) August 3rd Presbyterian Healthcare Services reported a data breach that allowed unauthorized access to personal information belonging to around 183,000 patients and health plan members. Stockx was Hacked, Exposing Millions of User Records (Tech Crunch) August 3rd An unnamed data breached seller contacted […]

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Nightfall Weekly InfoSec Roundup: July 23 to July 29

Jul 30, 2019

Nightfall Weekly InfoSec Roundup: July 23 to July 29

Cyber Attacks & Breaches Massive data breach hits Capital One, affecting more than 100 million customers (USA Today) July 29th Capital One said Monday that personal information of more than 100 million individuals, including Social Security numbers and bank accounts, was compromised in a massive data theft that led to the arrest of a Seattle […]

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Nightfall Weekly InfoSec Roundup: July 16 to July 22

Jul 23, 2019

Nightfall Weekly InfoSec Roundup: July 16 to July 22

Cyber Attacks & Breaches In systemic breach, hackers steal millions of Bulgarians’ financial data (Reuters) July 16th Bulgaria’s finance minister apologized to the country after admitting hackers had stolen millions of taxpayers’ financial data in an attack that one researcher said may have compromised nearly every adult’s personal records. Data dump suggests that Evite data […]

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