Daily NCSC-FI news followup 2020-07-24

Garmin outage caused by confirmed WastedLocker ransomware attack

www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/garmin-outage-caused-by-confirmed-wastedlocker-ransomware-attack/ Wearable device maker Garmin shut down some of its connected services and call centers on Thursday following what the company called a worldwide outage, now confirmed to be caused by a WastedLocker ransomware attack. Lisäksi

www.zdnet.com/article/garmin-services-and-production-go-down-after-ransomware-attack/ ja

www.forbes.com/sites/leemathews/2020/07/23/garmins-alleged-ransomware-wastedlocker-evil-corp/ ja thehackernews.com/2020/07/garmin-ransomware-attack.html ja

threatpost.com/garmin-suffers-ransomware-attack/157698/

Poliisi varoittaa Microsoft huijaussoitoista – älä anna pankkitietoja tai henkilötietoja puhelimessa

www.poliisi.fi/tietoa_poliisista/tiedotteet/1/1/poliisi_varoittaa_microsoft_huijaussoitoista_-_ala_anna_pankkitietoja_tai_henkilotietoja_puhelimessa_91999?language=fi Poliisi muistuttaa, että pankkitunnustietoja tai henkilötietoja ei pidä koskaan luovuttaa, jos ei ole varma vastaanottajasta. Viranomaiset, rahalaitokset tai muut asialliset tahot eivät koskaan kysy tällaisia tietoja puhelimitse. Lisäksi

www.poliisi.fi/tietoa_poliisista/tiedotteet/1/1/poliisi_muistuttaa_edelleen_-_ala_anna_pankkitunnuksiasi_kenellekaan_92000?language=fi – – Poliisi muistuttaa edelleen : Älä anna pankkitunnuksiasi kenellekään

Spanish state-owned railway infrastructure manager ADIF infected with ransomware

securityaffairs.co/wordpress/106304/cyber-crime/adif-revil-ransomware-attack.html ADIF, a Spanish state-owned railway infrastructure manager under the responsibility of the Ministry of Development, was hit by REVil ransomware operators

Twitter hackers read private messages of 36 high-profile accounts

www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/twitter-hackers-read-private-messages-of-36-high-profile-accounts/ Twitter today admitted that the attackers behind last week’s incident read the private messages of 36 out of a total of 130 high-profile accounts targeted in the attack. Lisäksi

www.theregister.com/2020/07/23/twitter_hack_dutch_politician_dms_accessed/ ja

threatpost.com/twitter-hackers-private-messages-elite-accounts/157657/

ASUS Home Router Bugs Open Consumers to Snooping Attacks

threatpost.com/asus-home-router-bugs-snooping-attacks/157682/ The two flaws allow man-in-the-middle attacks that would give an attacker access to all data flowing through the router. Lisäksi

nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2020/07/24/asus-routers-could-be-reflashed-with-malware-patch-now/

Yhdysvaltain ja Kiinan kylmä sota jatkuu kahta kiinalaishakkeria syytetään yritysvakoilusta

www.kauppalehti.fi/uutiset/yhdysvaltain-ja-kiinan-kylma-sota-jatkuu-kahta-kiinalaishakkeria-syytetaan-yritysvakoilusta/dbbfd712-71de-478b-9943-f8ebebd26997 Yhdysvallat on julkaissut tietoja syytteestä kahta kiinalaishakkeria kohtaan. Syytteen mukaan hakkerit onnistuivat kymmenen vuoden aikana kaappaamaan valtavan määrän salaista dataa amerikkalaisyrityksistä. Lisäksi

garwarner.blogspot.com/2020/07/chinese-covid-19-hackers-indicted-after.html

New variant of Phobos ransomware is coming

blog.360totalsecurity.com/en/new-variant-of-phobos-ransomware-is-coming/ Recently, 360 Security Center has detected that a new variant of the Phobos ransomware virus appeared on the network. The virus uses software such as system activation tools as a carrier to induce users to download and install, steal the user’s machine information, and further pass the Trojan C&C server Download encryption ransomware related programs and implement Bitcoin ransomware.

A vigilante is sabotaging the Emotet botnet by replacing malware payloads with GIFs

www.zdnet.com/article/a-vigilante-is-sabotaging-the-emotet-botnet-by-replacing-malware-payloads-with-gifs/ An unknown vigilante hacker has been sabotaging the operations of the recently-revived Emotet botnet by replacing Emotet payloads with animated GIFs, effectively preventing victims from getting infected.

Alert (AA20-206A) Threat Actor Exploitation of F5 BIG-IP CVE-2020-5902

us-cert.cisa.gov/ncas/alerts/aa20-206a CISA is issuing this alert in response to recently disclosed exploits that target F5 BIG-IP devices that are vulnerable to CVE-2020-5902. F5 Networks, Inc. released a patch for CVE-2020-5902 on June 30, 2020. Unpatched F5 BIG-IP devices are an attractive target for malicious actors. Affected organizations that have not applied the patch to fix this critical remote code execution (RCE) vulnerability risk an attacker exploiting CVE-2020-5902 to take control of their system. Note: F5’s security advisory for CVE-2020-5902 states that there is a high probability that any remaining unpatched devices are likely already compromised.

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