News – May 2023

  • T-Mobile discloses second data breach since the start of 2023

    May 1, 2023

    T-Mobile disclosed the second data breach of 2023 after discovering that attackers had access to the personal information of hundreds of customers for more than a month, starting late February 2023. Compared to previous data breaches reported by T-Mobile, the latest of which impacted 37 million people, this incident affected only 836 customers. Still, the amount ...

  • New LOBSHOT malware gives hackers hidden VNC access to Windows devices

    May 1, 2023

    A new malware known as ‘LOBSHOT’ distributed using Google ads allows threat actors to stealthily take over infected Windows devices using hVNC. Earlier this year, BleepingComputer and numerous cybersecurity researchers reported a dramatic increase in threat actors utilizing Google ads to distribute malware in search results. Read more… Source: Bleeping Computer  

  • IT giant Bitmarck shuts down customer, internal systems after cyberattack

    May 1, 2023

    German IT services provider Bitmarck has shut down all of its customer and internal systems, including entire datacenters in some cases, following a cyberattack. The company, one of the largest service providers for German health insurers, said no customer, patient, or insured individuals’ data had been accessed in the security breach — at least not according ...