The cyber underworld is getting a bit faster and a lot looser, and the gangs may be drawing some unwelcome attention.
CISA and the FBI issue an update on Royal Ransomware. A look at Smash-and-grab ransomware attacks as well as Cloud vulnerabilities. A pre-Black Friday look at card skimmers. Fences, and their place in organized cybercrime. DP World Australia restores port operations. Joe Carrigan on scammers taking advantage of the Bitrex crypto market being shut down. In our Industry Voices segment, Usama Houlila from CrossRealms International shares his insights on the pivotal role of AI in cybersecurity. And LockBit may be drawing unwelcome attention to itself.
#StopRansomware: Royal Ransomware (Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency | CISA)
FBI: Royal ransomware asked 350 victims to pay $275 million (BleepingComputer)
Why 93% of Security Leaders Say Cloud Security Requires Zero Trust Segmentation (Illumio Cybersecurity Blog)
DP World cyberattack blocks thousands of containers in ports (BleepingComputer)
Australian Ports Recover From Cyber Incident (Bank Info Security)
WSJ News Exclusive | ICBC Hackers Used Methods Previously Flagged by U.S. Authorities (Wall Street Journal)