Cyber Crime, Cyber Intelligence, Cyber Security, Cyber War, Information Security Threatpost.com Here's the latest cybersecurity, cybercrime, and information security news from "Threatpost.com.' Date: August 16, 2021Author: Russ Roberts Here’s the latest cybersecurity, cybercrime, and information security news from “Threatpost.com.” Views expressed in this cybersecurity update are those of the reporters and correspondents. Accessed on 16 August 2021, 1232 UTC. Content supplied by “Threatpost.com.” Source: https://threatpost.com/ Please click link or scroll down to read your selections. LATEST NEWS WordPress Sites Abused in Aggah Spear-Phishing Campaign by Elizabeth Montalbano August 13, 2021 The Pakistan-linked threat group’s campaign uses compromised WordPress sites to deliver the Warzone RAT to manufacturing companies in Taiwan and South Korea. Rogue Marketplace AlphaBay Reboots by Becky Bracken August 12, 2021 Illicit underground marketplace relaunches years after takedown. Black Hat: Novel DNS Hack Spills Confidential Corp Data by Tom Spring August 12, 2021 Threatpost interviews Wiz CTO about a vulnerability recently patched by Amazon Route53’s DNS service and Google Cloud DNS. AdLoad Malware 2021 Samples Skate Past Apple XProtect by Tara Seals August 12, 2021 A crush of new attacks using the well-known adware involves at least 150 updated samples, many of which aren’t recognized by Apple’s built-in security controls. Ransomware Payments Explode Amid ‘Quadruple Extortion’ by Lisa Vaas August 12, 2021 Unit 42 puts the average payout at over half a million, while Barracuda has tracked a 64 percent year over year spike in the number of attacks. Load more latest news MOST POPULAR 1M Stolen Credit Cards Hit Dark Web for Free Rogue Marketplace AlphaBay Reboots Cyberattackers Embrace CAPTCHAs to Hide Phishing, Malware Cutting Through the Noise from Daily Alerts Android Malware ‘FlyTrap’ Hijacks Facebook Accounts NEWSMAKER INTERVIEWS Protecting Phones From Pegasus-Like Spyware Attacks Telegram Fraudsters Ramp Up Forged COVID-19 Vaccine Card Sales Spotlight on Cybercriminal Supply Chains Breaking Down Joe Biden’s $10B Cybersecurity ‘Down Payment’ CISOs Prep For COVID-19 Exposure Notification in the Workplace MOST RECENT THREATLISTS ‘Friends’ Reunion Anchors Video Swindle Ransomware Volumes Hit Record Highs as 2021 Wears On Pandemic-Bored Attackers Pummeled Gaming Industry Exclusive Ransomware Poll: 80% of Victims Don’t Pay Up Utilities ‘Concerningly’ at Risk from Active Exploits Share this: RelatedLatest Cybersecurity NewsApril 17, 2022In "Cyber Crime"The Hacker News Daily UpdatesMarch 21, 2022In "Cyber Crime"BleepingComputer.com UpdateMarch 24, 2022In "Cyber Crime"