Iowa-based farm service provider NEW Cooperative hit by BlackMatter ransomware attack

An Iowa-based farm service provider NEW Cooperative was hit by a major BlackMatter ransomware attack. Security researchers leaked information that the cybercriminals behind the attack are demanding $5.9 million in ransom.

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Atlassian Confluence Server and Data Center vulnerability (CVE-2021-26084) exploits in the wild

Atlassian released security updates to patch a remote code execution vulnerability (CVE-2021-26084) in Confluence Server and Data Center. More recently, exploits in the wild have been detected since Atlassian patched the vulnerability last week.

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NSA releases guidance on securing wireless devices in public settings

The National Security Agency (NSA) has released guidance on securing wireless devices in public settings for government national defense entities and the general public. The new 8-page guidance infosheet summarizes…

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U.S. government releases advisories and indictments related to “sophisticated Chinese state-sponsored activity”

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), and the National Security Agency (NSA) have observed "sophisticated Chinese state-sponsored activity" targeting multiple public and private sectors in the United States.

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