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Kickstarter sent password reset emails to millions of users, but didn’t tell anyone why

Five million users got a password reset email, but Kickstarter says it wasn't breached.

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Suspected developer of crypto mixer Tornado Cash arrested

The Dutch government agency responsible for investigating crimes has arrested a developer suspected of being involved with crypto mixing service...

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German semiconductor giant Semikron says hackers encrypted its network

The German manufacturer produces semiconductors for electric vehicles and industrial automation systems.

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China-backed hackers targeted White House journalists before January 6

Researchers said Beijing-backed hackers targeted political and national security journalists ahead of the U.S. Capitol riot.

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Former Theranos exec Sunny Balwani is found guilty

Unlike CEO Elizabeth Holmes, Balwani was indicted for defrauding patients, as well as investors.

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US publisher Macmillan confirms cyberattack forced systems offline

The publisher said it's begun bringing systems back online, but remains unable to process orders.

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Foxconn confirms ransomware attack disrupted operations at Mexico factory

Smartphone manufacturing giant Foxconn has confirmed that a ransomware attack in late May disrupted operations at one of its Mexico-based production...

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Costa Rica’s public health system hit by Hive ransomware following Conti attacks

Costa Rica’s public health service, known as the Costa Rican Social Security Fund (CCSS), has been forced to take its systems offline after being...

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US names and shames Venezuelan doctor as notorious ransomware maker

The ransomware creator bragged that their file-encrypting malware was used by an Iran state-sponsored hacking group.

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Fraud as a service: Scammers are using encrypted messaging to undercut BNPL revenue

Payment fraud is going mainstream, and anyone with an internet connection can join in.

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Mailchimp says an internal tool was used to breach hundreds of accounts

The email marketing giant said hackers targeted customers in the cryptocurrency and finance sectors.

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UK police charge 2 teenagers in connection with Lapsus$ hacks

The pair of alleged hackers remain in custody ahead of a court hearing.

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US charges four Russian spies for hacking Saudi oil facility and US nuclear power plant

The Triton malware attempted to blow up a Saudi oil facility in 2017, but failed.

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Google discovers threat actor working as an ‘initial access broker’ for Conti ransomware hackers

"Exotic Lily" breaks into vulnerable organizations and sells access to victim networks.

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REvil hacker accused of Kaseya ransomware attack arrested and extradited to the US

The alleged REvil member faces over 100 years in prison if convicted.

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Conti ransomware gang’s internal chats leaked online after declaring support for Russian invasion

The group was responsible for downing the Irish healthcare system in 2021.

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Ukraine says Belarusian hackers are targeting its defense forces

Security officials attributed the ongoing phishing campaign to the Minsk-linked UNC1151 threat group.

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FBI warns BlackByte ransomware is targeting US critical infrastructure

The ransomware gang also encrypted the network of the San Francisco 49ers, days after an FBI warning.

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Maze, Egregor and Sekhmet ransomware decryption keys published

For a time, Maze was considered one of the most notorious data-stealing ransomware groups.

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Russia’s FSB ‘shuts down’ notorious REvil ransomware gang

The takedown was at the request of U.S. authorities, the Russian security service said.

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Finalsite ransomware attack forces 5,000 school websites offline

The company declined to say if it had the means to detect any exfiltration of user data.

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The year the tide turned on ransomware

U.S. authorities scored a handful of rare wins against ransomware actors in what once seemed like an unwinnable battle.

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It’s time for tech to embrace security by design

Basic cybersecurity hygiene is key to protecting your devices against the most common types of malware, but we also need security built into...

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US banks must soon report significant cybersecurity incidents within 36 hours

Incidents can include large-scale DDoS attacks or data breaches.

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Toronto’s transit agency cyberattack exposes 25,000 employees’ data

The agency's internal email systems are still down.

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Robinhood says millions of customer names and email addresses taken in data breach

The online trading platform said no money was stolen in the incident.

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US charges Kaseya hacker and seizes $6M from REvil ransomware gang

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) has charged a 22-year-old Ukrainian citizen linked to the REvil ransomware gang for orchestrating the July...

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US government offers $10M bounty for DarkSide ransomware hackers

DarkSide is accused of hacking Colonial Pipeline and holding its systems for ransom.

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