Breaches and Incidents

HBO Twitter and Facebook Accounts Hacked by OurMine

HBO Twitter and Facebook Accounts Hacked by OurMine

Don't panic, Chicago, but an AWS S3 config blunder exposed 1.8 million voter records

Don't panic, Chicago, but an AWS S3 config blunder exposed 1.8 million voter records

Anonymous calls for Trump's impeachment, leaks private contact details of 22 GOP senators

Anonymous calls for Trump's impeachment, leaks private contact details of 22 GOP senators

Anonymous targets Trump by doxxing GOP

Anonymous targets Trump by doxxing GOP

Is WannaCry back again? South Korea LG service centres hit by ransomware

Is WannaCry back again? South Korea LG service centres hit by ransomware

Australian businesses targeted in Cisco switch and router attacks: ACSC

Australian businesses targeted in Cisco switch and router attacks: ACSC

Scottish parliament says 'brute-force' cyber-attack ongoing, has not breached defences

Scottish parliament says 'brute-force' cyber-attack ongoing, has not breached defences

Scottish Parliament hit with 'brute force' cyber attack

Scottish Parliament hit with 'brute force' cyber attack

LG service centers attacked by ransomware

LG service centers attacked by ransomware

Kaspersky discovers supply-chain attack at NetSarang

Kaspersky discovers supply-chain attack at NetSarang

Your credit data is at risk as hackers seek to bully startups

Your credit data is at risk as hackers seek to bully startups

APT-style attack against over 4,000 infrastructure firms blamed on lone Nigerian 20-something

APT-style attack against over 4,000 infrastructure firms blamed on lone Nigerian 20-something

Pakistan hackers target Indian school website

Pakistan hackers target Indian school website

Greed drives malevolent insider to steal former employer's IP

Greed drives malevolent insider to steal former employer's IP

Message showing apparent hack appears on neo-Nazi website the Daily Stormer

Message showing apparent hack appears on neo-Nazi website the Daily Stormer

A local securities firm has been hit by a cyberattack

A local securities firm has been hit by a cyberattack

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This category provides expertly curated cyber security news on the important cyber security attacks that occur across the world. Nowadays the quantum and nature of breaches is changing at a faster pace than before. The attacks are no longer simple and limited to only confidentiality and availability of data. They have become highly sophisticated with a real threat for integrity attacks and this is what makes it extremely challenging for any security team to provide full proof security to organizational networks. Add to this the magnitude of the attacks that are taking place right now. That is quite a huge number and they are not going to stop any sooner. The silver lining is the cyber awareness gained through learning from breaches and incidents that are occurring in real time across the national boundaries and in different industries and sectors of economy. Our aim is to provide our users a time window for proactive action so that they can plug in the loopholes and vulnerabilities in their systems and networks and secure themselves from information security breach and any cyber security breach in general. The news is disseminated in real time to provide information on recent cyber attacks to the users to keep them updated. Information on cyber incidents is of utmost importance to any security team because it helps them dynamically improve their organizational security framework. It is important for every security team to continuously gauge and keep a tab on the dynamic threat landscape that is actively changing and that is why we recommend all security professionals and experts to subscribe to this category.