Cybercriminals attempted to install Cyborg ransomware on target machines by deceiving victims with a fraudulent Windows update. Install Latest Microsoft Windows Update now! Critical Microsoft Windows Update! These are the two subject lines of fraudulent emails disguised to appear as Windows Update notifications while containing malicious attachments to infect targets with Cyborg ransomware. While the
Enterprise Vulnerabilities From DHS/US-CERT’s National Vulnerability Database CVE-2018-16871PUBLISHED: 2019-07-30
A flaw was found in the Linux kernel’s NFS implementation, all versions 3.x and all versions 4.x up to 4.20. An attacker, who is able to mount an exported NFS filesystem, is able to trigger a null pointer dereference by using an invalid NFS sequence.
Researchers at Armor were able to confirm the person or persons behind a Twitter account that appeared to be leaking confidential files was the actual ransomware attacker that hit the city. A now-suspended Twitter account that taunted and warned the mayor of Baltimore to pay the ransom for the city’s hijacked servers has been confirmed