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Cyber attack Cyber attack forces Aussie beer giant Lion to shut operations

Australian brewery giant Lion announced Wednesday that it suffered a major cyber attack that forced it to shut down its …

Cyber attack Octopus Scanner malware infected GitHub repositories & developers’ devices

GitHub has revealed that it recently discovered a powerful malware dubbed Octopus Scanner that not only infected devices owned by …

Cyber attack UK Power Grid company Elexon targeted by hackers

British power grid company Elexon has announced that it recently suffered a cyberattack targeting its internal IT systems that locked …

Cyber attack DarkHotel hacker group hijacked over 200 Chinese government VPN servers

The DarkHotel hacker group exploited a zero-day vulnerability to hijack more than 200 VPN servers used by Chinese government agencies …

Cyber attack Coronavirus pandemic has unleashed a wave of cyber attacks – here’s how to protect...

While most of the world is trying to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic, it seems hackers are not on lockdown. …

Cyber attack Hackers injected card skimming code on Tupperware website

The website of household brand Tupperware, known for its plastic food container products, was infiltrated by hackers using digital skimming …

Cyber attack Amid COVID-19 outbreak, hackers target UK medical research firm

Hammersmith Medicines Research (HMR), which carried out tests to develop the Ebola vaccine and drugs to treat Alzheimer’s disease in …

Cyber attack Hacker group targeting other hackers worldwide using hacking tools laced with njRat

An unidentified group of hackers has been found sharing hacking tools on various hacker forums and websites that are trojanised …

Cyber attack Credential-stuffing attack affected up to 150,000 Boots loyalty accounts

Health and beauty products retailer Boots recently suspended the use of Advantage loyalty cards after a credential-stuffing attack by hackers …

Cyber attack Russia’s GRU behind cyber attacks targeting Georgia, says UK

The UK Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab issued a scathing criticism of Russian military intelligence service GRU, stating that the agency …

Cyber attack Hong Kong banks compare pandemic and cyber-attack stress test with epidemic reality

Last October, nearly four dozen banks in Hong Kong confronted a nightmare "stress test" scenario: a pandemic that swept through …

Cyber attack Regenerative medicine maker Tissue Regenix resume production after cyber attack

Medical products maker Tissue Regenix Group said on Tuesday its U.S. manufacturing plant had resumed operations following last week's cyber attack on its …