Here’s the daily roundup of cybersecurity news and information from “Threatpost Today.”

Views expressed in this cybersecurity update are those of the reporters and correspondents.

Accessed on 29 July 2021, 2300 UTC.

Content provided by Tom Spring, Editor-in-Chief, “Threatpost Today.”

Source (email subscription to “Threatpost Today”):

Please click link or scroll down to read your selections.

Thursday, July 29, 2021

Welcome to Threatpost Today, our daily roundup of the latest cybersecurity news.

Follow us on LinkedInTwitter, and Facebook, and visit us at

Israeli Government Agencies Visit NSO Group Offices

Authorities opened an investigation into the secretive Israeli security firm.

Read More

29 July 2021

Sponsored by Uptycs

Six Malicious Linux Shell Scripts Used to Evade Defenses and How to Stop Them

Uptycs Threat Research outline how malicious Linux shell scripts are used to cloak attacks and how defenders can detect and mitigate against them.

Read More

29 July 2021

CISA’s Top 30 Bugs: One’s Old Enough to Buy Beer

There are patches or remediations for all of them, but they’re still being picked apart. Why should attackers stop if the flaws remain unpatched, as so many do?

Read More

29 July 2021

UC San Diego Health Breach Tied to Phishing Attack

Employee email takeover exposed personal, medical data of students, employees and patients.

Read More

29 July 2021

Thanks for reading! More news tomorrow,

Tom Spring
Editor in Chief


If you have enjoyed this newsletter, invite a friend to receive it as well!
Invite a friend!

For the latest cybersecurity, cybercrime, cyberwar, and information security news, please visit this blog daily.  Our news feeds are updated daily.

Thanks for joining us today.

Russ Roberts