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Iranian Cyberspies Target Thousands of Organizations with Password Spray Attacks Article Link: https://www.csoonline.com/article/652668/iranian-cyberspies-target-thousands-of-organizations-with-password-spray-attacks.html Requests via Facebook Messenger Lead to Hijacked Business

University of Michigan Requires Password Resets After Cyberattack Article Link: https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/university-of-michigan-requires-password-resets-after-cyberattack/ Attackers Accessed UK Military Data Through High-Security Fencing Firm’s Windows

The U.S. Justice Department announced on 8/29/2023 that the Qakbot infrastructure and botnet had been taken down by an international law-enforcement

In recent times, cybersecurity threats have become increasingly complex and multifaceted. One notable development is the rise of Phishing-as-a-Service (PhaaS) platforms,

**Note: In observance of Labor Day, there will not be any Security News published for the week of September 4th –

‘Play’ Ransomware Group Targeting MSPs Worldwide in New Campaign Article Link: https://www.darkreading.com/cloud/-play-ransomware-group-targeting-msps-worldwide-in-new-campaign Don’t Just Patch Your Citrix Gear, Check for Intrusion:

UPDATE 8/21/2023 As is noted in this article, the need to threat-hunt remains after patching. An estimated 2000 Citrix Netscalers have

Ransomware Attacks Cost Manufacturing Sector $46 Billion in Downtime Since 2018, Report Claims Article Link: https://www.tripwire.com/state-of-security/ransomware-attacks-cost-manufacturing-sector-46-billion-downtime-2018-report Colorado Department of Higher Education

Horizon3 researchers have discovered a new flaw with PaperCut NG/MF print management software, currently tracked as CVE-2023-39143. The vulnerability does not

Hackers Abusing Windows Search Feature to Install Remote Access Trojans Article Link: https://thehackernews.com/2023/07/hackers-abusing-windows-search-feature.html Why API Attacks are Increasing and How to

The “Nitrogen” ransomware campaign, a new malicious scheme identified by Sophos, targets IT professionals by using fake advertisements for popular IT

Former Contractor Accused of Remotely Accessing Town’s Water Treatment Facility Article Link: https://www.tripwire.com/state-of-security/former-contractor-accused-remotely-accessing-towns-water-treatment-facility Rogue Azure AD Guests Can Steal Data via

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