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9103820261?profile=RESIZE_400x The Department of Homeland Security has issued a cybersecurity directive that requires the operators of oil and gas pipelines to report ransomware attacks and other security incidents to the government.  The new cybersecurity mandates, which will replace some voluntary guidelines that had been in place for a decade, were announced Thursday in the wake of a 07 May 2021 ransomware attack…

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Time to Stop Using 123456 as Your Password

9096177669?profile=RESIZE_400x The US federal authorities will soon begin sharing hashes of compromised passwords found in the course of its cybercrime investigations with Have I Been Pwned (HIBP), the data breach notification service.  The password hashes will contribute to Pwned Passwords, a service used to help warn users against reusing passwords that have been leaked in data breaches, says Troy Hunt, the…

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9093802653?profile=RESIZE_400x At a time when ever escalating ransomware campaigns are making international headlines, it is interesting to see cyber adversaries demanding ransom before launching an attack.  The bad actors are now using marketing techniques to better message their crimes.  Researchers at ProofPoint explain a new and improved DDoS attack demonstrates how bad actors are consistently seeking more…

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9088943900?profile=RESIZE_400x "They went after our gas and they went after our hot dogs.  No one is out of bounds here. Everyone is in play here," warned Christopher Krebs, former director of cybersecurity at Department of Homeland Security.  From natural phenomena to cyberattacks like the massive SolarWinds operation and recent attack on the Colonial Gas Pipeline, security experts warn it is clear that most…

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9077533290?profile=RESIZE_400x Activity Summary - Week Ending 11 June 2021:

  • Red Sky Alliance identified 33,092 connections from new unique IP Addresses
  • Analysts identified 1,485 new IP addresses participating in various Botnets
  • Variations of dnSpy is still being used as a Lure
  • Agent Tesla
  • Phishing Campaigns Targeting NGOs
  • Bing v. Google and…
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Cyber Dye Pack

9073810482?profile=RESIZE_400x A few days after the Colonial Pipeline was attacked, a former law enforcement source close to the company told Red Sky Alliance that law enforcement officials used a cyber type ‘dye pack’ to track the Bitcoin Colonial ransom payment.  A traditional dye pack is used in banks to be used during a bank robbery.  The robbers take the cash bundle with the dye pack and within minutes, the dye…

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9068051683?profile=RESIZE_400x Cyber threat analysts have stated that 50% to 70% of all ransomware attacks in the U.S. are targeting small and medium-sized businesses, costing the victims an estimated total of $350 million in the last year, Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas said Wednesday in a speech to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.  "The losses from ransomware are staggering. And the pace at which…

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  • A ransomware attack on the Steamship Authority of Massachusetts hampered operations Wednesday morning. The largest ferry service to the islands of Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket, the Steamship Authority issued a statement warning that traveling customers may be delayed as a result. A “team of IT professionals” is working to assess the impact of the cyber attack, according to the Authority. https://www.necn.com/news/local/mass-steamship-authority-delayed-du...
  • New Zealand and Ireland's healthcare systems hit this past week. Also the Asian part of AXA health ins. See weekly report for details.
  • Passwords, passwords, and more passwords. We added more than 3 billion indicators into our collections with the recent CompilationOfManyBreaches (COMB).
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  • On 15 April the Houston Rockets of the National Basketball Association (NBA) reported they are investigating a cyber-attack against their networks from a relatively new ransomware group that claims to have stolen internal business data. The hacking group: Babuk
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