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Each week Zacco tracks the latest cyber security threats, current industry news or trends and insights into the latest protection best practice. The Cyber Security Digest is a weekly compilation of the most significant developments within both cybersecurity and digital protection space, with links to further information on how it might affect you, your company or your clients.

Essential reading for cyber security professionals, as well as the general public, to keep you informed of current events and emerging threats.

Week 42, 2020
Leaked Source code of Mirai used by hackers to build new malware

Researchers at Juniper Threat Labs found that threat actor named as “Priority” is usin..

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Week 42, 2020
Apple Software and Services found with 55 vulnerabilities

Security researches have been testing the Apple online services for three months and they ..

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Week 42, 2020
Warnings issued by Microsoft about new android ransomware

Cybersecurity researchers from Microsoft have discovered a new Ransomware that targets And..

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Week 42, 2020
Asian Online food delivery Chowbus hacked-customer information leaked

Chowbus was hacked and customer information of about 400k customers were leaked online. Th..

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Week 41, 2020
New Spyware disguised as Telegram and Threema.

The new spyware comes with the facility to read notifications from messaging apps, call re..

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Week 41, 2020
New Windows server vulnerability- Zerologon

Microsoft has patched a new critical vulnerability affecting the windows servers. The vuln..

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Week 41, 2020
Popular Industrial Remote Access System affected by the newly discovered flaw.

The vulnerability was discovered in two of the popular industrial Remote Access System. Th..

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Week 41, 2020
Malware attack on hospital affects 250 of its US facilities.

The hospital informed that the malware attack has affected all 250 of its US facilities an..

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Week 40, 2020
Federal agency’s network breached by threat actors.

Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency reported that attackers relied on comprom..

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Week 40, 2020
Employees targeted with fake GDPR compliance reminders

New Phishing campaign lures victims into giving out email login credentials by saying that..

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Week 40, 2020
Source code of Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 exposed online.

The source code was published on 4Chan as a torrent file. The torrent file which comes aro..

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Week 40, 2020
Microsoft warns that Zerologon Vulnerability in Microsoft servers is under active exploit.

CVE-2020-1472 Netlogon vulnerability could let attackers gain administrative access to the..

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Week 40, 2020
Finspy Spyware targets Egyptian organisations

This malware can affect Windows, Android, iOS and Linux devise. This could let attackers s..

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Week 40, 2020
Russian companies targeted with ransomware attacks.

A Russian speaking Threat actor group named as "OldGremlin" is targeting Russian companies..

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Week 40, 2020
Hacker involved in blackmailing US companies sentenced for 5 years.

A British hacker who is a member of the international hacking group 'The Dark Overlord,' w..

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Week 40, 2020
Apple address vulnerabilities that macOS Catalina, High Sierra and Mojave.

Apple has released a patch for 4 vulnerabilities affecting macOS. Successful exploitation ..

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Week 40, 2020
SQL injection filter of Cloudflare bypassed by whitehat hackers

The flaw in the Cloudflare’s Web Application Firewall SQL injection protection mechanism..

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Week 39, 2020
Hacking Group Backed by Iranian Intelligence gets sanction from US treasury

On Thursday the U.S. government imposed a sweeping sanction against an Iranian threat acto..

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Week 39, 2020
UK NCSC issues warning against a surge in ransomware attacks on educational institutions

The British security agency gives an alert to educational intrusions on the rise in ransom..

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Week 39, 2020
Iranian espionage campaign running for 6 years using Android backdoor exposed.

The Iranian espionage cyber-campaign Dubbed Rampant Kitten has been running for the last 6..

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