Data Breaches Hack Malware Network Security Password Management Ransomware Security VPN

Hackers leak passwords for 500,000 Fortinet VPN accounts

A hacker released almost 500,000 Fortinet VPN login names and passwords that were allegedly scraped from exploitable devices last summer. While many appliances with the exploited Fortinet vulnerability have since been patched, many VPN credentials seem still to be valid. With these VPN credentials access to a network can be gained to perform data exfiltration, install […]

Ransomware Security Vulnerability Zero-day

Ransomware beats vulnerability patching of SonicWall

A ransomware group caught targeting a recently patched SonicWall vulnerability leveraged that vulnerability before the patch became available, Mandiant reported.The vulnerability, a SQL injection bug in SonicWall’s SMA-100 series of remote access products, was already used in a headline-grabbing attack. Hackers used the vulnerability as a zero-day to breach SonicWall itself prior to the patch […]


Honda Operations down by ransomware?

Operations of the Honda, were reportedly disrupted in parts across Europe, Japan, and the U.S. due to Snake ransomware (also known as EKANS). The cybersecurity company Virus Total claimed that it had certain evidence which clearly points out that Honda’s internal server has been encrypted with Snake ransomware and the cybercriminals have demanded a ransom […]