Welcome to Information Security Buzz

InfoSec Experts Commentary On Recent News and Topics

Articles

Security Solution Gudies

News & Analysis

Widespread Ransomware Attacks On Vulnerable VMware ESXi Installations

Widespread Ransomware Attacks On Vulnerable VMware ESXi Installations

In order to propagate the ESXiArgs ransomware, attackers actively target VMware ESXi servers that have not yet gotten a patch for a two-year-old remote code …

Dingo Crypto Token Flagged, Charges 99% Transaction Fee

Dingo Crypto Token Flagged, Charges 99% Transaction Fee

Dingo Token has been reported as a possible scam by IT security firm Check Point security researchers after discovering a feature that lets the project’s …

Bermuda: Major Internet And Power Outage Strikes

Bermuda: Major Internet And Power Outage Strikes

The internet and phone service available in Bermuda was hampered by a major power outage that began on Friday evening. The government encouraged consumers as …

Iranian OilRig Hackers Use New Backdoor To Steal Information From Government Agencies

OilRig Hackers Exfiltrate Data From Govt. Agencies Using New Backdoors

In an ongoing cyber espionage campaign that uses a new backdoor to exfiltrate data, the Iranian nation-state hacker group OilRig has continued to target Middle …

Vulnerability in F5 BIG-IP May Cause DoS and Code Execution

Vulnerability in F5 BIG-IP May Cause DoS and Code Execution

An authenticated attacker could use a high-severity format string vulnerability in BIG-IP to cause a denial-of-service (DoS) condition and possibly execute arbitrary code, according to …

Romance Fraudsters Stole £65m from Brits Since 2020

Romance Fraudsters Have Stolen £65m from Brits Since 2020

Since the beginning of 2020, romance fraud has caused consumer retail banks to lose 95% more money, according to data released by TSB, as part …

Research & Study

Developing a Security Strategy

Global State Of Cyberwarfare Study

Only one-third of UK organisations have a validated plan in place to handle cyberwarfare; and 57% have stalled or stopped digital transformation projects due to

Worldwide Ransomware Attacks Trend

According to Comparitech’s worldwide ransomware tracker, 2022 saw a huge dip in the number of publicly-reported ransomware attacks. In 2022, 769 attacks were collated by the

By Domains

application-2
Application Security
data-protection-2
Data Protection
cloud-security-10
Cloud Security
Hole in Facebook Security
Identity & Access Management
leadership-2
CISO
Ransomware-2
Ransomware