• img September 17, 2020

California Elementary Kids Kicked Off Online Learning by Ransomware

This post was originally published on this siteThe attack on the Newhall District in Valencia is part of a wave of ransomware attacks on the education sector, which shows no sign of dissipating.   This post was originally published on https://threatpost.com/feed/. https://blacklakesecurity.com/california-elementary-kids-kicked-off-online-learning-by-ransomware/

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  • img September 16, 2020

Hackers Continue Cyberattacks Against Vatican, Catholic Orgs

This post was originally published on this siteThe China-linked threat group RedDelta has continued to launch cyberattacks against Catholic institutions since May 2020 until as recently as last week.   This post was originally published on https://threatpost.com/feed/. https://blacklakesecurity.com/hackers-continue-cyberattacks-against-vatican-catholic-orgs/

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  • img September 16, 2020

DDoS Attacks Skyrocket as Pandemic Bites

This post was originally published on this siteMore people being online during lockdowns and work-from-home shifts has proven to be lucrative for DDoS-ers.   This post was originally published on https://threatpost.com/feed/. https://blacklakesecurity.com/ddos-attacks-skyrocket-as-pandemic-bites/

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  • img September 16, 2020

DoJ Indicts Two Hackers for Defacing Websites with Pro-Iran Messages

This post was originally published on this siteThe two hackers allegedly hacked more than 50 websites hosted in the U.S. and vandalized them with pro-Iran messages.   This post was originally published on https://threatpost.com/feed/. https://blacklakesecurity.com/doj-indicts-two-hackers-for-defacing-websites-with-pro-iran-messages/

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  • img September 16, 2020

Report Looks at COVID-19’s Massive Impact on Cybersecurity

This post was originally published on this siteCynet’s report shares several interesting data points and findings, such as the cyberattack volume change observed in various industry sectors, the increased use of spearphishing as an initial attack vector, and the approaches being used to distribute malware in spearphishing attacks.   This post was originally published on […]

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