Happy holidays everyone!

The first normal issue in a long while, feels good! It was a pretty quiet news week though, with a lot less filtering work required than usual. I imagine most journalists are finally taking some well deserved vacation :)

Dieter Van der Stock

Breaches and leaks

  • Gaming company Koei Tecmo (DoA, Hyrule Warriors, ..) discloses data breach after hacker leaks stolen data: link.
  • Trucking giant Forward Air hit by new Hades ransomware gang: link.
  • NetGalley discloses data breach after website was hacked: link.
  • FreePBX developer Sangoma hit with Conti ransomware attack: link.
  • Hackers threaten to leak plastic surgery pictures: link.
  • Russian crypto-exchange Livecoin hacked after it lost control of its servers: link.
  • UK cryptocurrency exchange EXMO suffers breach, funds stolen: link.
Dieter Van der Stock

Solarwinds continued

  • SolarWinds hackers breached US Treasury officials’ email accounts: link.
  • A second hacking group has targeted SolarWinds systems: link.
  • UK privacy watchdog warns SolarWinds victims to report data breaches. If you think your company was affected, make sure you adhere to disclosure windows: link.
  • A good Twitter thread with an overview and links to dig deeper: link.
Dieter Van der Stock