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Pirated copy of popular app being used to spread information-stealing malware

Pirated copy of popular app being used to spread information-stealing malware WHAT HAPPENED? Malware that steals your passwords, credit cards, and crypto wallets is being promoted through search results for a pirated copy of the CCleaner Pro Windows optimization program. This new malware distribution campaign, discovered by Analysts at [...]

By | 2022-10-27T10:52:10-04:00 Jun 8th, 2022|CyberSecurity|

QuickBooks Customers Targeted in Ongoing Series of Phishing Attacks

QuickBooks Customers Targeted in Ongoing Series of Phishing Attacks WHAT HAPPENED? Intuit has warned that customers of its widely used software program QuickBooks are being targeted in an ongoing series of phishing attacks impersonating the company and trying to lure them with fake account suspension warnings. Intuit received multiple reports [...]

By | 2022-07-21T11:52:15-04:00 May 27th, 2022|CyberSecurity|

April 2022 Cyber Recap

April 2022 Cyber Recap The ever-changing cybersecurity landscape can be hard to keep up with. The introduction of new technologies such as cryptocurrency and the ever-changing nature of threats from hackers require constant attention. Below are some "quick hits” from April, including some noteworthy updates and developments that might be helpful [...]

By | 2022-07-28T15:10:26-04:00 May 13th, 2022|CyberSecurity|

Recent Cyber Attacks Prove that MFAs are not All Created Equal

Recent Cyber Attacks Prove that MFAs are not All Created Equal WHAT HAPPENED? Within the past few months, two hacker groups, a data extortion gang known as Lapsu$ and elite Russian-state threat actors known as Cozy Bear, have successfully bypassed multifactor authentications (“MFA”). MFA is a defense mechanism companies and [...]

By | 2022-07-21T14:05:31-04:00 Apr 22nd, 2022|CyberSecurity|

March 2022 Cyber Recap

March 2022 Cyber Recap WHAT HAPPENED? Significant changes are on the horizon for cybersecurity requirements for investment advisers and other companies in critical infrastructure. March 9th, 2022: On March 9th, 2022, the SEC proposed rules and amendments surrounding cybersecurity for RIAs and public companies to enhance disclosures regarding cybersecurity risks management, strategy, [...]

By | 2022-07-28T15:11:52-04:00 Apr 6th, 2022|CyberSecurity, News|

CISA Issues “Shields Up” Advisory

CISA Issues “Shields Up” Advisory WHAT HAPPENED? The Cybersecurity & Infrastructure Security Agency’s (“CISA”) issued a “Shields Up” message to every U.S. organization in response to Russia’s unprovoked attack on Ukraine, which included cyber attacks on the Ukrainian government and critical infrastructure. According to CISA, there are no specific or [...]

By | 2022-07-21T14:18:46-04:00 Mar 1st, 2022|CyberSecurity, News|