Cybersecurity in 120 Secs:  The Threat is Real

Weekly Security News, POS malware, enSilo Corporate and Product, NSA, Verizon

This week we began seeing the domino effect of the NSA hacking tools that were released 2 weeks ago;  Chipotle Mexican Grill reported a breach on their payment system (PoS); Verizon's Data Breach was released and provides new insights including ransomware increasing by 50%.

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Cyber-Security in 120 Secs:  Exploits Gone Wild

Weekly Security News, enSilo Corporate and Product

This week we saw the effect of stolen hacking tools exposed by the Shadow Brokers,  InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) released the actual number of hotels breached from 2016;  Healthcare breaches jumped in March 2017, compared to January/February 2017.

 

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Cyber-Security in 120 Secs:  Cyberespionage Campaign Exposed

Weekly Security News, enSilo Corporate and Product

This week we saw a detailed report on the exposure of a cyberespionage campaign drived by suspected Chinese hacking group, APT10;  lack of cybersecurity resources is resulting in cybersecurity departments having to ignore security alerts;  Targeted ransomware is beginning to be the preferred tactic for ransomware attackers. 

 

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Cyber-Security in 120 Secs: : Data Breach Starts with Exploiting Vulnerabilities

Weekly Security News, enSilo Corporate and Product

This week we saw different vulnerabilities of different degrees disclosed to vendors with an effort to patch; with the frequency of data breaches, insurance companies are finding loop holes not to cover data breach costs; Trump extends Executive Order 13694 that was passed by Obama to issue sanctions to individuals behind cyber attacks/crime.

 

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

Weekly Security News, enSilo Corporate and Product

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 malware, due to persistent attacks.

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

Weekly Security News, enSilo Corporate and Product

 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 attack;  which leads us to the shift of ransomware hitting IoT's.

 

 

 

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Cyber-Security in 120 Secs: WikiLeaks VS. CIA

Weekly Security News, enSilo Corporate and Product

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 leveraging;  Verifone is investigating the extent of a PoS breach; the news of the WikiLeaks may be an
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Cyber-Security in 120 Secs: The Awareness of AtomBombing

Weekly Security News, enSilo Corporate and Product

 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 far;  CloudPet's data breach affecting millions of children via another connected toy.  

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

Weekly Security News, enSilo Corporate and Product

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 Krebs, a cybersecurity guru, discloses his investigation of an undisclosed breach that potentially hit many

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

Weekly Security News, enSilo Corporate and Product

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 targeting Mac's with X-Agent; and a report proves that there is a disconnect between company executives with

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