Author: Dave Grootwassink

Posted on: February 15, 2022 Posted by: Dave Grootwassink Comments: 0

Dragon Vs. Fox

China Infiltrates News Corp with Business Email Compromise An email to internal staff of News Corp (parent to 21st Century Fox, The Wall Street Journal, New York Post and others) cited a “foreign government” as responsible for the “persistent nation-state attack” and confirmed that “some data” was stolen, according to published reports. That foreign government is once again believed to be China (the same foreign government with de facto control…

Third Party Vulnerabilities
Posted on: August 3, 2021 Posted by: Dave Grootwassink Comments: 0

Vulnerabilities Most Abused by Hackers in 2021

Study The lead cybersecurity and law enforcement organizations from the US, UK, and  Australia have performed a forensic study and issued a joint advisory naming the top 30 vulnerabilities that were most commonly abused by threat actors over the course of 2020 and 2021.    Most of the vulnerabilities were related to remote access/work from home mechanisms deployed by organisations during the COVID-19 pandemic.   “The rapid shift and increased use of…