[BleepingComputer] CISA, FBI share guidance for victims of Kaseya ransomware attack

CISA and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) have shared guidance for managed service providers (MSPs) and their customers impacted by the REvil supply-chain ransomware attack that hit the systems of Kaseya’s cloud-based MSP platform. […] Source: Read More (BleepingComputer)

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[HackerNews] Getting Started with Security Testing: A Practical Guide for Startups

A common misconception among startup founders is that cybercriminals won’t waste time on them, because they’re not big or well known enough yet. But just because you are small doesn’t mean you’re not in the firing line. The size of a startup does not exempt it from cyber-attacks – that’s because hackers constantly scan the internet […]

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[BleepingComputer] Hands on with Windows 11 File Explorer and Settings

In addition to redesigned Start Menu and rounded corners, Windows 11 also comes with a new File Explorer and Settings. While File Explorer is getting minor improvements, the Windows Settings app has been completely redesigned with a new layout and additional controls. […] Source: Read More (BleepingComputer)

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[SecurityWeek] Scale, Details of Massive Kaseya Ransomware Attack Emerge

Cybersecurity teams worked feverishly Sunday to stem the impact of the single biggest global ransomware attack on record, with some details emerging about how the Russia-linked gang responsible breached the company whose software was the conduit. read more Source: Read More (SecurityWeek RSS Feed)

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[HackerNews] TrickBot Botnet Found Deploying A New Ransomware Called Diavol

Threat actors behind the infamous TrickBot malware have been linked to a new ransomware strain named “Diavol,” according to the latest research. Diavol and Conti ransomware payloads were deployed on different systems in a case of an unsuccessful attack targeting one of its customers earlier this month, researchers from Fortinet’s FortiGuard Labs said last week. TrickBot, a […]

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[BleepingComputer] REvil ransomware asks $70 million to decrypt all Kaseya attack victims

REvil ransomware has set a price for decrypting all systems locked during the Kaseya supply-chain attack. The gang wants $70 million in Bitcoin for the tool that allows all affected businesses to recover their files. […] Source: Read More (BleepingComputer)

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[HackerNews] Microsoft Urges Azure Users to Update PowerShell to Patch RCE Flaw

Microsoft is urging Azure users to update the PowerShell command-line tool as soon as possible to protect against a critical remote code execution vulnerability impacting .NET Core. The issue, tracked as CVE-2021-26701 (CVSS score: 8.1), affects PowerShell versions 7.0 and 7.1 and have been remediated in versions 7.0.6 and 7.1.3, respectively. Windows PowerShell 5.1 isn’t impacted by the flaw. […]

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