Using Breached Password Detection Services to Prevent Cyberattack – Tempemail

Bolstering password policies in your organization is an important part of a robust cybersecurity strategy. Cybercriminals are using compromised accounts as one of their favorite tactics to infiltrate business-critical environments; as we’ve seen in recent news, these attacks can be dangerous and financially impactful. Unfortunately, account compromise is a very Continue Reading

Hackers Breached Colonial Pipeline Using Compromised VPN Password – Tempemail

The ransomware cartel that masterminded the Colonial Pipeline attack early last month crippled the pipeline operator’s network using a compromised virtual private network (VPN) account password, the latest investigation into the incident has revealed. The development, which was reported by Bloomberg on Friday, involved gaining an initial foothold into the Continue Reading

Rapid7 Source Code Breached in Codecov Supply-Chain Attack – Tempemail

Cybersecurity company Rapid7 on Thursday revealed that unidentified actors improperly managed to get hold of a small portion of its source code repositories in the aftermath of the software supply chain compromise targeting Codecov earlier this year. “A small subset of our source code repositories for internal tooling for our Continue Reading

Microsoft Exchange Hackers Also Breached European Banking Authority – Tempemail

The European Banking Authority (EBA) on Monday said it had been a victim of a cyberattack targeting its Microsoft Exchange Servers, forcing it to take its email systems offline as a precautionary measure temporarily. “As the vulnerability is related to the EBA’s email servers, access to personal data through emails Continue Reading

SolarWinds Hackers Also Breached Malwarebytes Cybersecurity Firm – Tempemail

Malwarebytes on Tuesday said it was breached by the same group who broke into SolarWinds to access some of its internal emails, making it the fourth major cybersecurity vendor to be targeted after FireEye, Microsoft, and CrowdStrike. The company said its intrusion was not the result of a SolarWinds compromise, Continue Reading

Police Arrest 21 WeLeakInfo Customers Who Bought Breached Personal Data – Tempemail

21 people have been arrested across the UK as part of a nationwide cyber crackdown targeting customers of WeLeakInfo[.]com, a now-defunct online service that had been previously selling access to data hacked from other websites. The suspects used stolen personal credentials to commit further cyber and fraud offences, the UK Continue Reading

A Second Hacker Group May Have Also Breached SolarWinds, Microsoft Says – Tempemail

As the probe into the SolarWinds supply chain attack continues, new digital forensic evidence has brought to light that a separate threat actor may have been abusing the IT infrastructure provider’s Orion software to drop a similar persistent backdoor on target systems. “The investigation of the whole SolarWinds compromise led Continue Reading

Microsoft Says Its Systems Were Also Breached in Massive SolarWinds Hack – Tempemail

The massive state-sponsored espionage campaign that compromised software maker SolarWinds also targeted Microsoft, as the unfolding investigation into the hacking spree reveals the incident may have been far more wider in scope, sophistication, and impact than previously thought. News of Microsoft’s compromise was first reported by Reuters, which also said Continue Reading

How Organizations Can Prevent Users from Using Breached Passwords – Tempemail

There is no question that attackers are going after your sensitive account data. Passwords have long been a target of those looking to compromise your environment. Why would an attacker take the long, complicated way if they have the keys to the front door? No matter how extensive your security Continue Reading

Japan says defence data possibly breached – Security- Tempemail

The Japanese defence ministry said late on Monday that sensitive data on defence equipment may have been breached as a result of cyber attacks on Mitsubishi Electric, a major supplier of the country’s defence and infrastructure systems. The company has told the ministry that potentially stolen data included requirements for Continue Reading