[HackerNews] Hackers Set Up Fake Company to Get IT Experts to Launch Ransomware Attacks

The financially motivated FIN7 cybercrime gang has masqueraded as yet another fictitious cybersecurity company called “Bastion Secure” to recruit unwitting software engineers under the guise of penetration testing in a likely lead-up to a ransomware scheme.
“With FIN7’s latest fake company, the criminal group leveraged true, publicly available information from various legitimate cybersecurity

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[NCSC-FI News] Hackers who crippled Viasat modems in Ukraine are still active- company official

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[ZDNet] Netgear announces new cybersecurity and privacy features for Armor product

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[HackerNews] Update Your Windows Computers to Patch 6 New In-the-Wind Zero-Day Bugs

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Microsoft on Tuesday released another round of security updates for Windows operating systems and other supported software, squashing 50 vulnerabilities, including 6 zero-days that are said to be under active attack. The flaws were identified and resolved in Microsoft Windows, .NET Core and Visual Studio, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Edge (Chromium-based and EdgeHTML), SharePoint Server, Hyper-V, Source: Read […]

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