Daily NCSC-FI news followup 2021-01-24

Listasimme verkkohuijausten uusimmat trendit ja keinoja niiden tunnistamiseen Moni huijaus tepsii aina uudestaan sillä kollektiivinen muisti unohtaa

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SonicWall firewall maker hacked using zero-day in its VPN device

www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/sonicwall-firewall-maker-hacked-using-zero-day-in-its-vpn-device/ Also:


Intelligence Analysts Use U.S. Smartphone Location Data Without Warrants, Memo Says

www.nytimes.com/2021/01/22/us/politics/dia-surveillance-data.html The disclosure comes amid growing legislative scrutiny of how the government uses commercially available location records.

DDoSers are abusing Microsoft RDP to make attacks more powerful

arstechnica.com/information-technology/2021/01/ddosers-are-abusing-microsoft-rdp-to-make-attacks-more-powerful/ DDoS amplification attacks have abused all kinds of legit services. Now, it’s Windows.

Cyber criminals publish more than 4, 000 stolen Sepa files

www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-55757884 Cyber criminals who stole thousands of digital files belonging to environmental regulator Sepa have published them on the internet. The public body had about 1.2GB of data stolen from its digital systems on Christmas Eve.

Hacker leaks data of 2.28 million dating site users

www.zdnet.com/article/hacker-leaks-data-of-2-28-million-dating-site-users/#ftag=RSSbaffb68 Data belongs to dating site MeetMindful and includes everything from real names to Facebook account tokens, and from email addresses and geo-location information.

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