[HackerNews] Top 30 Critical Security Vulnerabilities Most Exploited by Hackers

Intelligence agencies in Australia, the U.K., and the U.S. issued a joint advisory on Wednesday detailing the most exploited vulnerabilities in 2020 and 2021, once again demonstrating how threat actors are able to weaponize publicly disclosed flaws to their advantage swiftly. “Cyber actors continue to exploit publicly known—and often dated—software vulnerabilities against broad target sets, […]

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[SANS ISC] Malicious Content Delivered Through archive.org, (Thu, Jul 29th)

archive.org[1], also known as the “way back machine” is a very popular Internet site that allows you to travel back in time and browse old versions of a website (like the ISC website[2]). It works like regular search engines and continuously crawls the internet via bots. But there is another way to store content on archive.org: You […]

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Daily NCSC-FI news followup 2021-07-28

2021 Global IoT Trends Report www.newark.com/iot-trends-2021 We reached out to our global customer base with an IoT survey between September 2020 and December 2020. We got 2,095 completed questionnaires, primarily from engineers of IoT solutions, in 60 countries. S.Africa’s Port Terminals Still Disrupted Days After Cyber-Attack www.securityweek.com/safricas-port-terminals-still-disrupted-days-after-cyber-attack The attack has affected ports in Durban — […]

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[ZDNet] Hackers breach UC San Diego hospital, gaining access to SSNs and medical info of patients, employees, and students

The attackers gained access to personal data ranging from claims information to laboratory results, prescriptions, treatments, SSNs, payment card numbers or financial account information. Source: Read More (Latest topics for ZDNet in Security)

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[BleepingComputer] New US security memorandum bolsters critical infrastructure cybersecurity

US President Joe Biden today issued a national security memorandum designed to help strengthen the security of critical infrastructure by setting baseline performance goals for critical infrastructure owners and operators. […] Source: Read More (BleepingComputer)

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