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Two of the impacted municipalities, the City of Borger, and the City of Keene, have publicly disclosed that they’ve been impacted by the coordinated ransomware attack.Keene Mayor Gary Heinrich said that the threat actor infiltrated into the city’s IT software, which is managed by a managed service provider (MSP). The attacker who hit over 22...
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The exposed records consisted of more than 160 million personal credit card details and over 50,000 MoviePass customers’ card numbers.Personal credit card records and MoviePass debit card details belonging to customers were left exposed. Thousands of personal credit-card numbers and customer card information belonging to the popular movie-ticket subscription service, MoviePass was found unprotected in...
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A new bug has infiltrated Instagram and spread like wildfire. It is a hack that has spread from user account to user account undetected so far.  Over this past weekend, I was using Instagram when I was direct messaged by a friend of mine with the message titled, “Lindsay, I made this for you.”  Underneath...
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Users of credit monitoring site Credit Karma  have complained that they were served other people’s account information when they logged in. Many took to a Reddit thread and complained on Twitter about the apparent security lapse. “First time logging in it gave me my information, but as soon as I refreshed the screen, it gave me someone else’s info,” said one Reddit...
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Cybercriminals reportedly stole the information from an exposed MongoDB database on a third-party server. Hotel franchisor Choice Hotels has confirmed a breach in which attackers stole 700,000 guest records from a publicly available MongoDB database without a password or any authentication. The unsecured server, which the hotel chain says belonged to a third-party vendor, contained...
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The millennial generation has been the most difficult generation to understand to date. Previous generations struggle to understand what millennials look for in the workplace. So let me shed some light for those in this dilemma.  Millennials have been notorious for “dating jobs”, for those of you that need a definition, it’s jumping from organization...
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Attackers used a list of usernames and passwords obtained via credential stuffing attack to access State Farm customers’ online accounts.The investigation revealed that attackers were able to confirm valid usernames and passwords for some online accounts, however, no personal information was accessed. What is the issue? Insurance company State Farm notified its customers that it...
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The exposed information such as users’ country code, their device type and their engagement with the ad.The exposed data dates back from May 2018 to August 5, 2019. Twitter has recently found and fixed a security issue on its platform. The bug caused some user data to be shared with advertising partners without the users’...
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The company has sent out an apology email to all its customers after the incident.The firm made another mistake by sending half the recipients an internal draft of the apology notice. Swedish furniture giant IKEA has accidentally exposed over 400 email addresses to other customers due to a human error. The company has sent out...
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This Threat Spotlight was co- authored by Asaf Cidon and Grant Ho of the Barracuda Sentinel team. Account takeover continues to be one of the fastest growing email security threats, but attackers are starting to adapt, introducing new ways to exploit compromised accounts. Teaming up with leading researchers at UC Berkeley and UC San Diego, Barracuda...
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