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FBI, NSA, CISA in a #cybersecurity alert:
⚠️ Regular Russian targeting of defense contractors observed from Jan-20 to Feb-22
Tactics used are familiar:
🎣 spear phishing
🔓 password attacks
🦹 exploiting known vulnerabilities
While crisis in Ukraine is sparking legitimate #cybersecurity concerns, small-time crooks are seeing an opportunity.
⚠️ Phishing emails to MS users warn of a recent sign-in from Moscow, looking to lift credentials and other personal data.
Support for Ukraine is strong on all fronts. 260k people joined the army of volunteer hackers, set up by digital minister.
⚠️ #Cybersecurity researchers are also reminding - these actions have legal risks and a real risk of "hack back".
Scammers are active during crises.
⚠️ Latest scam email encourages to donate for refugees.
⚠️ Earlier reports of a Microsoft-themed #phishing ("weird login attempts to your account")
Stay vigilant and help through verified channels.
Security company Defiant, protecting 8300 Ukrainian WP sites, is seeing a surge since invasion began:
🔺 on 25/2 144k daily attempts to exploit WP vulnerabilities (3x normal daily amount)
📈 on 28/2 10x normal daily amount
Guidebook is the view in Cyberday that's designed for all employees. We wanted to clarify the user experience in Guidebook improve its usability. Along with this update we changed e.g. following things:...