Ukraine Hosts Large-Scale Simulation Of Cyber-Attack Against Energy Grid

Cybersecurity experts from throughout Ukraine took part in a large-scale cyber-attack simulation that echoed the devastating real-world strike on Ukraine's power infrastructure in 2015. With 250 participants, 49 teams battled…

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Malicious Exchange Server Module Hoovers Up Outlook Credentials

Researchers have discovered Owowa, a previously undiscovered malicious IIS module that collects credentials when users access Microsoft Outlook Web Access (OWA). Internet Information Services (IIS), Microsoft's web server/web-hosting software package,…

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The Conti Ransomware Exploits Log4j Vulnerability To Compromise VMware vCenter Systems

The Conti ransomware operation uses the crucial Log4Shell exploit to quickly acquire access to private VMware vCenter Server instances as well as encrypt virtual machines. The gang wasted no time…

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Chinese Hackers Have Been Spotted Targeting The Transportation Industry

Trend Micro reveals that Chinese state-sponsored malicious actors known as 'Tropic Trooper' have been attacking transportation firms and government bodies associated with the transport industry since mid-2020. The Advanced Persistent…

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The Brazilian Ministry of Health Has Been Subjected To Its Second Cyber Attack Within A Week

Brazil's Ministry of Health has been subjected to a second hack in less than a week, compromising a number of internal systems, including the platform that stores COVID-19 vaccination data.…

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