The best news of the week with Security Affairs.
|· SamSam ransomware attacks increase and crooks demand higher ransom|
|· Security Affairs newsletter Round 116 – News of the week|
|· UK Parliament shut down external access to email accounts after cyberattack|
|· Company fired an employee, he shut down water utility providers networks in 5 cities|
|· Google Hacker found a new way to bypass Microsoft Windows Defender|
|· Pro-ISIS group defaced US Government websites in 3 states|
|· Reading the 2016 Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) report|
|· A new massive attack allegedly based on Petwrap #ransomware hits organizations in several states|
|· A new massive attack allegedly based on Petwrap ransomware hits organizations in several states|
|· Anthem agreed to pay $115m to settle a class-action suit brought on by the 2015 data breach|
|· Human error is the root cause of password reset email sent to AA customers|
|· Russian Gov is threatening to ban Telegram because it refused to comply data protection laws|
|· Experts found a critical remote buffer overflow vulnerability in Skype|
|· Petwrap Ransomware massive attack – 24 hours later|
|· Shifr RaaS lets create a simple ransomware with just 3 steps|
|· The Dark Art of Encryption|
|· Wikileaks – The Elsa malware allows CIA to locate users via WiFi-enabled devices|
|· A critical flaw allows hacking Linux machines with just a malicious DNS Response|
|· Notpetya – The Petya variant used in the massive attack is a wiper disguised by a ransomware|
|· Shadow Brokers sent out first round of exploits and threaten to dox former NSA hacker|
|· UK.gov accidental data leak. Users details left publicly accessible on a third-party site|
|· 8tracks data leak exposed 18 million user accounts|
|· Cisco IOS Software is affected by RCE flaws that could allow full hack of the devices|
|· Microsoft issued Security fix for important flaw in Azure Active Directory Connect|
|· NotPetya – Ukraine secret service announces a joint investigation with Europol, FBI, and NCA|
|· Researcher released Eternal Blues, a free EternalBlue vulnerability scanner|
|· SQL Injection flaw in WordPress Plugin WP Statistics potentially exposed 300,000+ Sites|
|· Wikileaks – CIA developed OutlawCountry Malware to hack Linux systems|
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