Dark Web Monitoring: What’s the Value?

April 17, 2024 at 10:25AM The term “dark web” refers to websites ending in .onion accessed through a special browser, Tor. Monitoring such sites can provide value in identifying leaked credentials, understanding cybercrime, and stopping attacks. Flare’s TEM solution scans the dark web and illicit Telegram channels to identify and prioritize risks, replacing multiple tools. … Read more

Hacked Iraqi Voter Information Found For Sale Online

February 20, 2024 at 11:49AM Researchers uncovered voter data sale following a breach against Iraq’s Independent High Electoral Commission. The 21.58 GB database contains Iraqi voter info and a custom software client. Election cyber threats surged to 26% in 2022, jeopardizing democratic processes worldwide. Resecurity confirmed the leak and highlighted election threats from various actors … Read more

MOVEit victim count latest: 2.6K+ orgs hit, 77M+ people’s data stolen

November 20, 2023 at 03:50PM Progress Software’s MOVEit file transfer application has been exploited by the Russian ransomware group Clop, impacting 2,620 organizations and over 77 million individuals. Avast, the antivirus company, is among the victims, with 3 million customers’ information reportedly leaked on a hacking forum. Welltok, a patient communication services provider, has also … Read more

Kyocera AVX says ransomware attack impacted 39,000 individuals

November 9, 2023 at 05:10PM Kyocera AVX Components Corporation (KAVX), an American manufacturer of electronic components, experienced a data breach exposing personal information of 39,111 individuals following a ransomware attack. The breach occurred between February 16 and March 30, 2023. The hackers responsible, the LockBit ransomware gang, leaked stolen data that includes full names and … Read more