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8775516300?profile=RESIZE_400xActivity Summary - Week Ending 9 April 2021:

  • Red Sky Alliance identified 34,654 connections from new unique IP Addresses
  • Analysts identified 2,753 new IP addresses participating in various Botnets
  • Vacar Auto Electronics Co. is Keylogged
  • Babydraco Webshells
  • RemRAT Botnet
  • April 15th is Coming - US IRS scams
  • Accellion and UC
  • Brown University under attack
  • EU Government Institutions
  • PLA Shanghai Police – Hacked files

Link to full report: IR-21-099-001_weekly_099_FINAL.pdf

8748776293?profile=RESIZE_400xActivity Summary - Week Ending 2 April 2021:

  • Red Sky Alliance identified 34,034 connections from new unique IP addresses
  • Analysts identified 3,876 new IP addresses participating in various Botnets
  • 20 new unique email accounts compromised with Keyloggers were observed this week
  • Soccer player’s name Berat Can Sonmez is being used to lure Victims
  • EggShell Malware
  • New US-IRS Phishing Campaign
  • WordPress Vulnerabilities
  • ClearURL and Goggle
  • Honeywell and Molson Coors Attacked
  • Manufacturing IT & OT
  • Cyb

8640804469?profile=RESIZE_400xAs the 2020 tax preparation season begins in the US, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is warning that it is seeing more signs of cyber criminals spoofing the agency's domains and incorporating its logos and language into phishing campaigns.  Authorities additionally are cautioning other fraud campaigns that spoof US government departments, with some using themes capitalizing on COVID-19 economic relief programs.  A tempting lure to many.

During February 2020, the IRS published a notification t

8211410658?profile=RESIZE_400xIn the US, many people fear the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).  When a US citizen receives any type communication from the IRS, people take notice.  The cyber bad guys know that too and send IRS phishing messages to unwitting US citizens.  In addition to receiving scam voice mails and texts about your Social Security number being at risk, a “credible looking” yet fake, IRS email has been sent to tens of thousands of email inboxes across the US.  The question of authenticity can be explained in

4537443479?profile=RESIZE_400xUS Tax Day has come and gone.  Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the US has delayed the filing deadline to July 15th.  That is great news for many, AND additionally many taxpayers will be eligible for the US New Economic Stimulus program.  The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is now issuing warnings to alert the US public about a flood in Corona Virus-related scams over email, phone calls, or social media requesting personal identifying information (pii) while using the pandemic economic impact paymen