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Microsoft Releases Multiple New Features For Teams

ICYMI: Teams was “just another Microsoft application” before the pandemic.  Thanks to Covid-19 though, demand for video conferencing solutions shot through the roof, and suddenly Teams found its groove. Microsoft had been gamely …http://dlvr.it/STHDM7

Evilnum Hacking Group Updates TTPs Targeting Fintech

ICYMI: Group Now Uses MS Office Word Documents to Deliver Payload The Evilnum hacking group has updated its tactics, techniques and procedures, now uses MS Office Word documents and leverages document template injection to deliver malicious payloads to its victims’ machines. First seen in 2018, the group mainly targets fintech firms in the U.K. and…
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US DOJ Targets Baller Ape Rug Pull and Other Crypto Fraud

ICYMI: Justice Vows to Clear Up Cryptocurrency Fraud and Market Manipulation The U.S. Department of Justice is touting a string of indictments against accused cryptocurrency and NFT fraudsters, including against a Vietnamese man who is allegedly behind the Baller Ape rug pull, the largest such NFT fraud to date. Rug pulls are the largest form…
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Emotet Malware Will Include Credit Card Theft In Attacks

If you’re involved in information security in any capacity, you’re probably quite familiar with the infamous Emotet botnet.  It’s one of the most dangerous and prolific botnets out there and it is …http://dlvr.it/STFBY9

Evilnum Hacking Group Updates TTPs Targeting Fintech

Group Now Uses MS Office Word Documents to Deliver Payload The Evilnum hacking group has updated its tactics, techniques and procedures, now uses MS Office Word documents and leverages document template injection to deliver malicious payloads to its victims’ machines. First seen in 2018, the group mainly targets fintech firms in the U.K. and Europe.http://dlvr.it/STDpQg

US DOJ Targets Baller Ape Rug Pull and Other Crypto Fraud

Justice Vows to Clear Up Cryptocurrency Fraud and Market Manipulation The U.S. Department of Justice is touting a string of indictments against accused cryptocurrency and NFT fraudsters, including against a Vietnamese man who is allegedly behind the Baller Ape rug pull, the largest such NFT fraud to date. Rug pulls are the largest form of…
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Zero Trust Architecture: No Firewalls or VPNs

ICYMI: The latest edition of the ISMG Security Report describes why firewalls and VPNs don’t belong in Zero Trust design. It also discusses cybercriminals’ evolving ransomware tactics and the devastating price of responding to a ransomware attack, as experienced by Travelex in 2019.http://dlvr.it/STC3Bn

The Windows Follina Vulnerability Has A Temporary Fix

ICYMI: File this away under “good news, bad news.” The bad news is that there’s a new, critical zero-day threat to be concerned about.  The threat has been dubbed ‘Follina.’ It is being …http://dlvr.it/STBzQK