Daily NCSC-FI news followup 2021-04-12

Israel appears to confirm it carried out cyberattack on Iran nuclear facility

www.theguardian.com/world/2021/apr/11/israel-appears-confirm-cyberattack-iran-nuclear-facility Israel appeared to confirm claims that it was behind a cyber-attack on Irans main nuclear facility on Sunday, which Tehrans nuclear energy chief described as an act of terrorism that warranted a response against its perpetrators.

Sisä-Suomen poliisilaitoksella on tutkittavana useita WhatsApp-sovelluksen kaappauksia

poliisi.fi/-/sisa-suomen-poliisilaitoksella-on-tutkittavana-useita-whatsapp-sovelluksen-kaappauksia Useat henkilöt ovat ilmoittaneet poliisille tapauksista, joissa oma WhatsApp-tili on kaapattu.. Selvitysten perusteella WhatsApp-tili kaapataan siten, että tuttu yhteystieto pyytää asianomistajan toimittamaan kiireellisesti 6-numeroisen koodin, joka lähetetään asianomistajan puhelimeen.

Dutch supermarkets run out of cheese after ransomware attack

www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/dutch-supermarkets-run-out-of-cheese-after-ransomware-attack/ A ransomware attack against conditioned warehousing and transportation provider Bakker Logistiek has caused a cheese shortage in Dutch supermarkets.

Updates on Microsoft Exchange Server Vulnerabilities

us-cert.cisa.gov/ncas/current-activity/2021/04/12/updates-microsoft-exchange-server-vulnerabilities CISA has added two new Malware Analysis Reports (MARs) to Alert AA21-062A: Mitigate Microsoft Exchange Server Vulnerabilities.

IcedID Circulates Via Web Forms, Google URLs

threatpost.com/icedid-web-forms-google-urls/165347/ Attackers are filling out and submitting web-based contact us forms, thus evading email spam filters.

Indian Brokerage Firm Upstox Suffers Data Breach Leaking 2.5 Millions Users’ Data

thehackernews.com/2021/04/indian-brokerage-firm-upstox-suffers.html Online trading and discount brokerage platform Upstox has become the latest Indian company to suffer a security breach of its systems, resulting in the exposure of sensitive information of approximately 2.5 million users on the dark web.

Pulse Secure VPN users can’t login due to expired certificate

www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/pulse-secure-vpn-users-cant-login-due-to-expired-certificate/ Users worldwide cannot connect to Pulse Secure VPN devices after a code signing certificate used to digitally sign and verify software components has expired.

How ransomware gangs are connected, sharing resources and tactics

blog.malwarebytes.com/ransomware/2021/04/how-ransomware-gangs-are-connected-and-sharing-resources-and-tactics/

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