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Cyber-Security in 120 Secs: Current Malware & New Tactics

This week a new PoS malware was published  dubbed, MajiikPOS that  is targeting the financial vertical;  a new ransomware with a Star Trek theme is the first to demand payment in Monero; 3,000 industrial plants a year are infected with...

Cyber-Security in 120 Secs: 2014 Yahoo Breach = Cyber-Espionage

 This week, the roots of the 2014 Yahoo breach was linked to a "nation-state" cyber-espionage attack;  which brings us to a survey that conclude that the top concern for businesses is cyber-espionage and  ransomware was the most common cyber...

Cyber-Security in 120 Secs: WikiLeaks VS. CIA

This week made everyone have a double-take with the latest release of WikiLeaks dubbed, "Year Zero", a leak of potential vulnerabilities of IoT devices such as, SmartTVs and Smartphones, the U.S. intelligence agencies are potentially...

Cyber-Security in 120 Secs: The Awareness of AtomBombing

 This week, the awareness of AtomBombing was heightened, when researchers discovered the technique integrated within a new version of Dridex banking malware; CloudFlare's data breach is said to be the most significant breach in 2017, thus...

Cyber-Security in 120 Secs: UPDATE - Cost of a Data Breach

The cost of a breaches has hit a new level with the current Verizon acquisition of Yahoo that depleted the sale value by $350M;  Google discloses a critical Windows vulnerability that still exists from a previous incomplete patch;  Brian...

Cyber-Security in 120 Secs: The Data Breach Effect and The Cost

This week we learned that Verizon lowered their sale of the Yahoo acquisition due to Yahoo's record breaking breaches that are now traced to a state-sponsored attack with forged cookies; cyber espionage group, APT28 AKA FancyBear is now...

Cyber-Security in 120 Secs: Cyber-Attacks on Banks

 This week, there seems to be a focus on financial systems being a target of cyber-attacks with a file-less malware that has hit at least 140 enterprise networks, a massive malware attack hit Polish banks that stemmed from their financial...

Cyber-Security in 120 Secs: Drafting a Cyber Security Executive Order

This week Trump announced his concern with cybersecurity by drafting an executive order to moderate infrastructures;  ransomware took down 123 of D.C's police cameras just before Trump's inauguration; and an update of the Lincolnshire...

Cyber-Security in 120 Secs: Compromise is Inevitable

Facebook paid their highest valued bug bounty after a threat actor accessed their servers using an ImageMagick exploit; Webex Chrome extension has to review a recent patch that could allow adversaries to remotely execute malicious code...

Cyber-Security in 120 Secs: The Shadow Brokers Free-for-All Loot

Shadow Brokers made headlines with their departure gift of exploits; the steady increase of cyber-attacks of all degrees and exploits are increasing the need for MSSP’s;  lack of cyber-security resulting in a breach is a major concern for IT...