Unpatched VMware ESXi instances attacked. Okatpus is back. Update on LockBit’s ransomware attack on ION. Charlie Hebdo hack attributed to Iran.
New ransomware exploits a VMware ESXi vulnerability. Roasted 0ktapus squads up. LockBit says ION paid the ransom. Russian cyber auxiliaries continue attacks against healthcare organizations. Attribution on the Charlie Hebdo attack. Deepen Desai from Zscaler describes recent activity by Ducktail malware. Rick Howard looks at cyber threat intelligence. And the top US cyber diplomat says his Twitter account was hacked.
Russian hackers launch attack on City of London infrastructure (The Armchair Trader)
Linux version of Royal Ransomware targets VMware ESXi servers (BleepingComputer)
Italy sounds alarm on large-scale computer hacking attack (Jerusalem Post)
Customizable new DDoS service already appears to have fans among pro-Russia hacking groups (The Record from Recorded Future News)
Iran responsible for Charlie Hebdo attacks - Microsoft On the Issues (Microsoft On the Issues)