WEEKLY CYBERSECURITY NEWSLETTER NO: 139

WEEKLY CYBERSECURITY NEWSLETTER NO: 139


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WEEKLY CYBERSECURITY NEWSLETTER NO: 139

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1- Cyber Attacks Against Gaming Industry

Phishing attacks started to affect game players and gaming companies. Companies that are working in the field of video games are experiencing DDoS (distributed denial of service) attacks. Gaming companies, like other businesses, are often targeted by hackers who try to locate compromised accounts and launch attacks against them.

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2- $5 Million settlement in hospital data breach

Community Health Systems Inc. is to pay $5 million to 27 states after a massive data breach in August 2014 that impacted approximately 6.1 million patients nationwide, including 75,597 consumers from West Virginia. West Virginia Attorney General Morrisey made the announcement Sunday, Oct. 11, 2020.

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3- German tech giant Software AG hit by Clop ransomware attack

German tech giant Software AG has been hit by a ransomware attack that caused the company to suspend services. The attack occurred Oct. 3 and has been attributed to Clop ransomware. As is typical in a ransomware attack in 2020, the company’s files were encrypted and those behind the attack demanded a ransom payment of about $20 million or they would publish internal company data.

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4- Food Delivery Service Chowbus Experiences Data Breach

Chicago-based Asian food delivery service Chowbus has suffered a data breach with more than 800,000 customer records and 444,000 unique email addresses exposed. According to the Chicago Tribune, reports from customers on Twitter said they began receiving emails yesterday labeled “Chowbus data” that contained links where they could download company databases containing contact information for restaurants and customers.

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WEEKLY CYBERSECURITY NEWSLETTER NO: 139

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