Ubiquiti hit with a security breach – Tells customers to change passwords!

Networking equipment and IoT device vendor Ubiquiti Networks has sent out today notification emails to its customers informing them of a recent security breach. “We recently became aware of unauthorized … Read More

$800,000 or else RDDoS – Hackers are using RDDoS attacks to extort companies for ransom

Criminals are no longer limiting themselves to encrypting sensitive data before demanding a ransom from the victim. They have also started executing what’s known as Ransom Distributed Denial of Service attacks, or … Read More

New Zealand central bank data system hacked -Sensitive information potentially accessed!

New Zealand’s central bank said Sunday that one of its data systems has been breached by an unidentified hacker who potentially accessed commercially and personally sensitive information. A third party file sharing service … Read More

Microsoft awards GHC2,245,800 in bounties to researchers for finding vulnerabilities in Azure Sphere

Since 2003, the month of October has been recognized as National Cybersecurity Awareness month and after a three-month research challenge which dovetailed into the beginning of October, Microsoft finally awarded GHC2,245,800 … Read More

Hackers breach mobile money system to steal billions from MTN, Airtel, others in Uganda

Unidentified hackers broke into the systems of Pegasus Technologies, a company that integrates mobile money transactions between telcos, banks, and other local, regional, and international money transfer services, making off … Read More

Malicious cyber actors are actively exploiting Zerologon Windows vulnerability – Microsoft warns

Microsoft warned on Thursday that malicious cyber actors have been exploiting the dangerous Zerologon vulnerability in Windows Server systems, which could allow an attacker to gain access to an organisation’s … Read More