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Researchers put the price tag of stolen streaming subscriptions at $38 million

NordVPN found 174,800 accounts for streaming services were up for resale after being stolen by this type of malware. Thieves pay for a subscription to this kind of malware, according to NordVPN.

Love is in the air—and cybercriminals are taking advantage

Over 400 malicious Valentine's Day-themed phishing individual email campaigns were spotted on a weekly basis in January, according to data collected by Check Point Research.

177% increase: Hackers grabbed 21.3 million healthcare records in the second half of 2020

The numbers are not getting better for healthcare firms trying to keep patient data out of hackers' hands. Healthcare breaches went up 36% in second half of 2020, according to analysis by CI Security.

How asset management companies are vulnerable to ransomware and phishing attacks

Asset and wealth management (AWM) companies play an important role in handling finances and investments for different clients throughout the world, which makes them tempting targets for hackers.

Cybercriminals use psychology--cybersecurity pros should, too

A recent psychological study found that people are more likely to reveal personal and confidential information in less-formal settings, such as casual conversation or on social networks.

Underground forums remain a hotbed of COVID-19 scams

From fake coronavirus 'cures' to forged travel documents and scam calling services, COVID-19 continues to offer plenty of monetization opportunities for cybercriminals, say researchers from Trustwave.

Cybercriminals use stolen data and hacking tools as prizes in poker games and rap battles

Cybercriminals have put their own spin on passing time during the pandemic-induced lockdown with online rap battles, poker tournaments, poem contests, and In-person sports tournaments.

Phishing attack spoofs IRS COVID-19 relief to steal personal data

The phishing campaign exploits the IRS, the coronavirus, and SharePoint to obtain email credentials, Social Security numbers, driver's license numbers, and tax numbers, according to Armorblox.

MIT scientists unveil cybersecurity aggregation platform to gauge effective measures

The platform allows researchers to analyze cyberattacks without sensitive information being released.

33% of companies expose unsafe network services to the internet

A new report finds that 33% of companies within the digital supply chain expose common network services such as data storage, remote access, and network administration to the internet.

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