Hi folks!

It's a quick version this week, where I gather the usual highlights but use the default summaries. I passed my exam, and am off to a weekend with friends for a nicely timed celebration :-)

Have a good one!

Dieter Van der Stock

Breaches and leaks

  • Lurie Children's Hospital took systems offline after cyberattack: link.
  • AnyDesk says hackers breached its production servers, reset passwords: link.
  • Clorox says cyberattack caused $49 million in expenses: link.
  • HPE investigates new breach after data for sale on hacking forum: link.
  • Verizon insider data breach hits over 63,000 employees: link.
  • Data breach at French healthcare services firm puts millions at risk: link.
  • DDoS attack on Pennsylvania court system knocks out filing systems, bail payment site: link.
  • Iran-linked hackers claim attack on Albania's Institute of Statistics: link.
  • Finance worker pays out $25 million after video call with deepfake ‘chief financial officer’: link.
  • Chinese hackers infect Dutch military network with malware: link.
  • New Hampshire authorities trace Biden AI robocall to Texas-based telecom: link.
Dieter Van der Stock

Issues and fixes

  • Mastodon vulnerability allows attackers to take over accounts: link.
  • Newest Ivanti SSRF zero-day now under mass exploitation: link.
  • JetBrains warns of new TeamCity auth bypass vulnerability: link.
  • Critical flaw in Shim bootloader impacts major Linux distros: link.
  • Critical Cisco bug exposes Expressway gateways to CSRF attacks: link.
  • Fortinet warns of new FortiSIEM RCE bugs in confusing disclosure: link.
Dieter Van der Stock