Daily NCSC-FI news followup 2020-12-26

SolarWinds releases updated advisory for new SUPERNOVA malware

www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/solarwinds-releases-updated-advisory-for-new-supernova-malware/ SolarWinds has released an updated advisory for the additional SuperNova malware discovered to have been distributed through the company’s network management platform.. see also

www.solarwinds.com/securityadvisory. and

kb.cert.org/vuls/id/843464

Apple iCloud outage prevents device activations, access to data

www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/apple/apple-icloud-outage-prevents-device-activations-access-to-data/ Apple users are experiencing problems setting up new devices or accessing files stored on the cloud due to an ongoing iCloud outage that has lasted for more than 24 hours.

Security News This Week: Bulletproof Criminal VPN Taken Down in Global Sting

www.wired.com/story/security-news-bulletproof-criminal-vpn-taken-down/ Plus: Dozens of reporters get hit by an iMessage exploit, continued fallout from the SolarWinds hack, and more of the weeks top security news.

Huijauksista varoitus kaikuu kuuroille korville: joka viides työntekijä menee lankaan

www.tivi.fi/uutiset/tv/5b33e124-8ddc-4896-9354-be5f3c329d86 Vuosi 2020 on ollut erittäin vilkas erilaisten huijausyritysten ja tietojenkalastelun osalta. Google on raportoinut yli kahdesta miljoonasta tietojenkalastelusivustosta, jotka on havaittu kuluneena vuonna. Vuonna 2020 havaittiin viikossa keskimäärin 46 000 uutta huijaussivustoa.

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