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Japanese Aerospace Firm Kawasaki Warns of Data Breach

The Japanese aerospace manufacturer said that starting in June, overseas unauthorized access to its servers may have compromised customer data. Japanese aerospace company Kawasaki Heavy Industries on Monday warned of a security incident that may have led to unauthorized access of customer data. According to the company’s data breach notification, . . . Read more

PLEASE_READ_ME Ransomware Attacks 85K MySQL Servers

Ransomware actors behind the attack have breached at least 85,000 MySQL servers, and are currently selling at least compromised 250,000 databases. Researchers are warning on an active ransomware campaign that’s targeting MySQL database servers. The ransomware, called PLEASE_READ_ME, has thus far breached at least 85,000 servers worldwide – and has . . . Read more

Cybercrime Moves to the Cloud to Accelerate Attacks Amid Data Glut

A report on the underground economy finds that malicious actors are offering cloud-based troves of stolen data, accessible with handy tools to slice and dice what’s on offer. Cybercriminals are embracing cloud-based services and technologies in order to accelerate their attacks on organizations and better monetize their wares, researchers have . . . Read more

Ragnar Locker Ransomware Gang Takes Out Facebook Ads in Key New Tactic

Following a Nov. 3 ransomware attack against Campari, Ragnar Locker group took out public Facebook ads threatening to release stolen data. The Ragnar Locker ransomware group has decided to ratchet up the pressure on its latest high-profile victim, Italian liquor conglomerate Campari, by taking out Facebook ads threatening to release . . . Read more

Gaming Giant Capcom Hit By Ragnar Locker Ransomware: Report

The Resident Evil creator reportedly been hit in a ransomware attack that stole 1TB of sensitive data. Video game giant Capcom has reportedly been hit by a ransomware attack that affected access to certain systems – including email and file servers – and encrypted 1 terabyte (TB) of sensitive data. . . . Read more

$100M Botnet Scheme Lands Cybercriminal 8 Years in Jail

Aleksandr Brovko faces jail time after stealing $100 million worth of personal identifiable information (PII) and financial data over the course of more than 10 years. Authorities have sentenced a hacker to eight years in prison for trafficking stolen personally identifiable information (PII) and online banking credentials resulting in losses . . . Read more

Egregor Claims Responsibility for Barnes & Noble Attack, Leaks Data

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