Cybercriminals are launching new ransomware attacks against industrial control systems (ICS). The ransomware dubbed Ekans features new functionality designed to stop critical processes related to ICS operations.
The Wi-Fi Alliance® issued a security update confirming the discovery of vulnerabilities in WPA3-Personal by security researchers. The vulnerabilities collectively dubbed “DragonBlood” is based on the underlying Dragonfly handshake used by WPA3.
Russian government cyber activity has targeted U.S Government entities, energy and other critical infrastructure sectors. The activity has been active since at least March 2016, according to a US-CERT Technical Alert (TA).
FireEye’s Mandiant spotted new malware called Triton that has targeted a critical infrastructure organization. FireEye discovered the new threat as part of a recent incident response investigation for one if its customers.
A sophisticated attack group known as Dragonfly is targeting the energy sector in Europe and North America in a new wave of cyber attacks with objective to severely disrupt operations.