The Cybersecurity (CS) Digest is a curated bi-weekly news summary for cybersecurity professionals. It is transmitted in an HTML-formatted email and provides links to articles and news summaries across a spectrum of cybersecurity topics.
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DHS’s cyber division has stepped up protections for coronavirus research, official says - Cyber Scoop
The Department of Homeland Security's cybersecurity wing says it has put heightened defense measures for health-care-focused organizations and research facilities in place as foreign government-backed hackers continue to try to steal U.S. coronavirus research.
Tags: Coronavirus, Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
Riding the State Unemployment Fraud ‘Wave’ - Krebs on Security
When a reliable method of scamming money out of people, companies or governments becomes widely known, underground forums and chat networks tend to light up with activity as more fraudsters pile on to claim their share. And that's exactly what appears to be going on right now as multiple U.S. states struggle to combat a tsunami of phony Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) claims.
Tags: Computer Fraud, Coronavirus, Unemployment Fraud
Ukraine Nabs Suspect in 773M Password ‘Megabreach’ - Krebs on Security
In January 2019, dozens of media outlets raised the alarm about a new "megabreach" involving the release of some 773 million stolen usernames and passwords that was breathlessly labeled "the largest collection of stolen data in history."
Tags: Data Breach
Hackers Target Oil Producers During COVID-19 Slump - Security Affairs
While the world has been busy fighting the coronavirus pandemic, attacks on various healthcare institutions like hospitals, research organisations, healthcare officials and other staff have increased.
Demand for virtual private networks in Hong Kong surged more than six-fold last Thursday as Beijing proposed tough new national security laws for the financial hub, reflecting concerns over internet privacy, according to a VPN provider.
Tags: Hong Kong, VPN
Bugs in open-source libraries impact 70% of modern software - Security Affairs
Docker fixes Windows client bug letting programs run as SYSTEM - Bleeping Computer
eBay port scans visitors’ computers for remote access programs - Bleeping Computer
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