REvil ransomware conducted a massive attack through the Kaseya VSA patch and remote management software that encrypted MSPs worldwide and their customers. The zero-day Kaseya vulnerability was discovered by DIVD researcher Wietse Boonstra and was assigned the CVE-2021-30116 identifier. Kaseya states that REvil used the Zero-day vulnerability in their on-premise VSA service to conduct the… Read More »Kaseya VSA Ransomware Attack 2021
In this report we will talk about some of the important cyberattacks that have taken place during 15th May – 15th June. Analyzing the attacks, the following key insights are gained: With more integration with third party systems, organizations are exposing themselves towards indirect breach that flows into their organization without adequately understanding the risks… Read More »Breach Trends And Insights – June 2021
Colonial Pipeline, a privately held largest pipeline operator in the United States was forced to proactively close down operations and freeze IT Systems after being a victim to a massive cyber attack. What Happened? Darkside, a ransomware clan, has taken the responsibility for the attack. What they managed to do was, strike the Colonial Pipeline’s… Read More »Colonial Pipeline Ransomware Attack: What Happened? What You Can Learn?
Data breaches are on the surge as per the Verizon Business 2021 Data Breach Investigation report. It has analyzed 29207 incidents, of which 5258 were confirmed breaches. It is a third more breach analyzed than last year. The attack techniques cover a good mix of attacking wrong configuration, mistake by oversight as well as some… Read More »Breach Trends And Insights – April 2021
The latest RBI circular highlights the importance of safety in digital payments. As a part of CISO Platform’s next BFSI webinar in association with FireCompass, we covered how safety in digital payments is changing and what the new regulations mean for the banks. The panel was hosted by Ananth MS, CISO, FireCompass. Ananth was previously… Read More »Getting Ready For RBI Compliance In Payment Sector