BRI Life, the insurance arm of Indonesia's Bank Rakyat Indonesia (BRI), said that it was investigating claims that the personal details of over two million of its customers had been advertised for sale by unidentified hackers.
A sophisticated, likely government-sponsored threat actor has been compromising major public and private organizations over the past year by exploiting deserialization flaws in public-facing ASP.NET applications to deploy fileless malware.
The data breach has affected the unemployment benefits system and targeted 57,920 claimant accounts. The breach affected accounts within the Reemployment Assistance Claims and Benefits Information System, commonly known as CONNECT.
Cybercriminals try to take advantage of the Tokyo Olympics and researchers and security agencies are already warning of the possible cyberattacks on the event. It appears to be challenging for Tokyo to stay protected from expected attacks. Defenses need to be amped up to the tee.