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    FBI Issues Alert on Hive Ransomware

    August 31st, 2021 by

    FBI Issues Alert on Hive Ransomware “Hive “uses multiple mechanisms to compromise business networks, including phishing emails with malicious attachments, to gain access and remote desktop protocol (RDP) to move laterally once on the network,” the alert states (see: 7 Emerging Ransomware Groups Practicing Double Extortion). “After compromising a victim network, Hive ransomware actors exfiltrate […]

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    Security Mailer Volume 21 Number 34

    August 29th, 2021 by

    Security Mailer Volume 21 Number 34 Cisco security advisories Linux updates and patches Microsoft security updates revised, Security updates for Edge General security reviews last week Wireshark updates

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    Security Mailer Volume 21 Number 33

    August 22nd, 2021 by

    Security Mailer Volume 21 Number 33 Mozilla updates Firefox Thunderbird Internet Explorer prepares for the end Google Chrome security update Cisco security advisories Open source vulnerabilities Linux updates and patches General Security reviews last week T-Mobile breach Critical IoT security camera vulnerability

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    T-Mobile: Breach Exposed SSN/DOB of 40M+ People

    August 19th, 2021 by

    T-Mobile: Breach Exposed SSN/DOB of 40M+ People “-Mobile is warning that a data breach has exposed the names, date of birth, Social Security number and driver’s license/ID information of more than 40 million current, former or prospective customers who applied for credit with the company. The acknowledgment came less than 48 hours after millions of […]

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    T-Mobile Suffers Massive Data Breach

    August 17th, 2021 by

    T-Mobile Investigating Claims of Massive Data Breach “Communications giant T-Mobile said today it is investigating the extent of a breach that hackers claim has exposed sensitive personal data on 100 million T-Mobile USA customers, in many cases including the name, Social Security number, address, date of birth, phone number, security PINs and details that uniquely […]

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    Security Mailer Volume 21 Number 32

    August 15th, 2021 by

    Security Mailer Volume 21 Number 32 Mozilla updates for Firefox Firefox ESR (2 versions) Thunderbird (2 versions) Cisco security advisories Linux updates and patches Microsoft Tuesday releases and fixes 3 0-day bugs Security Updates Revised New Print Spooler vulnerability disclosed, Windows 10 to block PUA’s by default General Security reviews last week, Attackers actively scanning […]

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    Microsoft Patch Tuesday, August 2021 Edition

    August 11th, 2021 by

    Microsoft Patch Tuesday, August 2021 Edition “Microsoft today released software updates to plug at least 44 security vulnerabilities in its Windows operating systems and related products. The software giant warned that attackers already are pouncing on one of the flaws, which ironically enough involves an easy-to-exploit bug in the software component responsible for patching Windows […]

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    Security Mailer Volume 21 Number 31

    August 9th, 2021 by

    Security Mailer Volume 21 Number 31 Cisco security advisories Linux Updates and patches, Important kernel updates Microsoft Security updates Fake Windows 11 on the internet General Security reviews last week Android VNC malware Cisco updates small business routers Pulse Secure VPN critical updates

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    Security Mailer Volume 21 Number 30

    August 1st, 2021 by

    Security Mailer Volume 21 Number 30 Apple Releases urgent 0-day patch MacOS 11.5.1 Cisco security advisories Linux updates and patches Microsoft Advisory for attack on domain controllers Security update revisions General Security reviews last week Joint Advisory for top 30 vulnerabilities being exploited

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