Finance Related BEC Attacks Peak in Recent Report

The recent BEC Report for Q2 2020 released by Abnormal Security Quarterly shows a peak in Business Email Compromise (BEC) attacks related to covid-19. Throughout the quarter there was a huge spike in financial fraud, which was driven by the uncertainty of working from...

Calix Ransomware Attack Hits Development Bank of Seychelles

Last week, the Development Bank of Seychelles (DBS) fell victim to Calix ransomware, which is known to encrypt files and lock employees out of important information. Fortunately, client information wasn’t compromised during the attack but, it took several days for the...

Shadow Code Concerns Grow Ahead of Holiday Season

With the rise of covid-19 e-commerce has become a vital to consumers who are unable to go to brick and mortar stores. While the holiday season is typically a busy time of year for e-commerce, it is even more important this year as more people begin to shop online. But...

The Largest Hacking Attack in Five Years Targets Magento

The large-scale automated hacking attack against Adobe Magento serves as a reminder to update your software when new security updates are available. The software platform allows retailers to create an online store front and conduct sales. Out of the nearly 2,000...

Widespread Endpoint Problem Targeting Healthcare

According to Malwarebytes Lab, the healthcare sector is the seventh-most targeted industry by cyber attackers. Experts expect healthcare’s ranking to rise in the next few years as hackers are adopting new techniques to gain access to devices and information....

Cyber and IT Executives Fear Burnout

Cyber chiefs fear burnout. Long hours, remote work, a lurking pathogen and an onslaught of cyberattacks have security chiefs concerned that their staff are quietly absorbing too much stress at once. In a report from McKinsey, they found Cyber leaders most concerned...

2020 Report: Most Common Causes of Malicious Health Data Breaches

According to HIPAA Journal In healthcare, 50% of data breaches were due to malicious attacks, 23% were due to system glitches, and 27% were caused by human error. Malicious attacks were most due to cloud misconfigurations and compromised credentials, with each...

Visit our Digital Booth at InfoSecWorld 2020

Visit Agile1 at our digital booth June 22-24 for #InfoSecWorld 2020 https://bit.ly/InfoSecWorld2020 – Tony Pietrocola will be speaking June 25th at 3:30 ET on 6 Practices to Securing your Cloud with Cyber Automation. #cybersecurity #healthcaresecurity...