Expert Commentary On UK Gov Cyber Security Report

The UK government announced its Cyber Security Breaches Survey – which confirmed that two in five UK firms have suffered a cyber-attack in the past 12 months. While this might not come as a surprise, the data further cements just how prevalent cyber-attacks are coming. Experts Comments March 26, 2021 Stephen Bradford + Follow Me – UnFollow Me […]

Experts Insight On Babuk Locker Ransomware Gang Leaks Military Contractor’s Data

Recorded Future is reporting that the PDI group, a major supplier of military equipment to the US Air Force, appears to have fallen victim to a ransomware attack. The group behind the Babuk Locker ransomware has posted samples of the data and is threatening to leak more than 700 GB of data they claim to have stolen from […]

The (Cyber)Education Of Man

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We have all seen the Evolution of Man image, where the ape develops slowly from a hunched figure on all fours to an upright, conscious human being. Recently, I was sitting down with my children for a bit of home schooling and discussing evolution, and I began thinking about what the image means. As the […]

Accellion Breach Leaks University & Health System Data – Expert Comments

Two new Accellion file sharing server-related hacks have been reported – grades and social security numbers for students at the University of Colorado, and University of Miami Health System patient data have been posted online by the Clop ransomware group.   Experts Comments March 26, 2021 Trevor Morgan + Follow Me – UnFollow Me Product Manager […]

UK Clothing Retailer Breached, Tells Customers Not To Disclose It

Researcher Troy Hunt is sharing that UK retailer FatFace has been breached, and contrary to GDPR requirements, was slow to report it. Moreover, it has advised both customers and employees that stolen card data can’t be used illegally because there was only partial data stolen. In an email sent to thousands of customers, they requested […]

Security Expert Reacted On Facebook For WordPress Vulnerabilities

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Two severe vulnerabilities have been patched in Facebook for WordPress Plugin, which has been installed on over 500,000 websites.  An attacker exploiting the most severe vulnerability could supply the plugin with PHP objects for malicious purposes, and upload files to a vulnerable website and achieve Remote Code Execution (RCE).  Experts Comments March 26, 2021 Jayant Shukla […]