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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5 Important security standards and guidelines for your business

We take the mystique out of many of the most popular security standards and guidelines and highlight a few of the key resources available at your fingertips. By implementing some of these best practices, your business will be better prepared to keep your sensitive data safe and protect your brand from cyber attackers.

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Microsoft September 2021 Security Updates includes fix for an RCE bug in MSHTML under active attack

Microsoft has released the September 2021 Security updates that includes patches for 66 vulnerabilities, 3 of those rated Critical. The updates also include a fix for one zero-day bug in MSHTML (CVE-2021-40444) exploited in the wild.

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Microsoft warns of active exploits in the wild for an MSHTML RCE Vulnerability (CVE-2021-40444) — Updated

Microsoft has warned of active exploits in the wild for an MSHTML RCE Vulnerability (CVE-2021-40444). The tech giant also released workarounds for the threat until a permanent fix is released.

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Apple security updates for iOS 14.8, macOS Big Sur 11.6 and other products (warns of active exploits in the wild)

Apple has released security updates to fix vulnerabilities in iOS 14.8, macOS Big Sur 11.6, Safari 14.1.2, watchOS 7.6.2, and other products. The tech giant also warned of active exploits in the wild against some vulnerabilities.

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