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Cyberattacks hit Louisiana government offices as worries rise about election hacking

Hackers breached several local government offices in Louisiana in recent weeks, prompting state officials to enlist the National Guard to stem the attacks, a security researcher said.

Enter the Dojo: YesWeHack launches bug bounty exploitation environment

YesWeHack Dojo features introductory courses and training challenges focused on specific security vulnerability types, as well as a playground in which payloads can be road-tested.

Snyk to automatically check Docker Official Images for security problems

The lazy sysadmin's solution has been to grab container images for production without checking them for security holes. Synk and Docker are making sure those images are safe for use.

Ransomware Knocks Out Voter Database in Georgia

The DoppelPaymer gang has taken credit for what may be the first successful ransomware attack affecting a part of the election infrastructure, according to Brett Callow, a threat analyst at Emsisoft.

Fraud Analysts Miss Dark Web Data

New research into how financial crimes are investigated has found that the majority of fraud analysts at financial organizations do not gather evidence from the dark web.

Need for 'Guardrails' in Cloud-Native Applications Intensifies

With more organizations shifting to cloud services in the pandemic, experts say the traditionally manual process of securing them will be replaced by automated tools in 2021 and beyond.

Services Australia claims payments overhaul project has delivered 'dynamic' capabilities

The ANAO last month handed down its examination of the Services Australia WPIT program, finding the agency had "largely appropriate arrangements" in many areas, but was lacking on the cyber front.

Australian and Korean researchers warn of loopholes in AI security systems

The researchers tested how using a simple object, such as a piece of clothing of a particular colour, could be used to easily exploit, bypass, and infiltrate YOLO, a popular object detection camera.

Machine identity related cyberattacks grew by 433% between 2018 and 2019

The machine identity attack surface is exploding, with a rapid increase in all types of machine identity-related security events in 2018 and 2019, according to a report by Venafi.

Japanese COVID-19 Vaccine Making Firm Shionogi Suffers Cyberattack and Data Breach

According to the company, import licenses for medical equipment and employee residency permits were released on the dark web after a computer in its Taipei sales office was infected in mid-October.

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