The FBI and CISA have published a joint cybersecurity alert on a new ransomware variant “DarkSide” used in recent cyberattack against pipeline operator Colonial Pipeline. The alert also includes best practice guidance in disrupting ransomware attacks.
A banking trojan dubbed “Bizarro” that originated from Brazil has now targeted customers of 70 banks in Europe and South America.
A ransomware attack has crippled the largest U.S. pipeline operator, Colonial Pipeline, shutting down 45% of the East Coast’s supply of fuel. As a result, USDOT issued an emergency waiver to allow easier transports of fuel by truck in those states affected. Colonial also issued a new statement confirming pipeline systems have been restarted.
The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) has published a new report on FiveHands ransomware, SombRAT and a publicly available network scanner used in a cyberattack against an organization.
Security researchers from Jamf have uncovered a new strain of mac-based malware dubbed Shlayer that bypasses some of macOS built-in protections to include Gatekeeper, Notarization and File Quarantine.
Security experts from UK’s National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) warned of a new malware strain FlyBot, an Andoid password-stealing malware.
The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) has published a new analysis report on Supernova malware used in a cyberattack and long term compromise of an entity’s network and SolarWinds systems.
QNAP Systems, Inc. (QNAP) issued a statement strongly urging users to immediately update and run malware scans on QNAP NAS devices after recent reports of ransomware attacks involving Qlocker and eCh0raix.
Security researchers have spotted Tor-based botnet malware that targets Linux systems and cloud management tools to spread malware on victims’ networks.
The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) authorized the FBI to remove malicious web shells from hundreds of compromised and vulnerable Microsoft Exchange servers.