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Cybersecurity Event Cancelled After Being Hit By Cybercriminals

Joseph Steinberg

An online cybersecurity event with 2,500 people already logged in had to be cancelled after suspected cybercriminals launched a social engineering attack in the event’s chat window. Shortly after such messages appeared, the AICD, in order to protect attendees, cancelled the event, and contacted local law enforcement.

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Another Event-Related Spyware App

Schneier on Security

This month, it’s Egypt’s COP27 Summit app : The app is being promoted as a tool to help attendees navigate the event. Last month, we were warned not to install Qatar’s World Cup app because it was spyware. But it risks giving the Egyptian government permission to read users’ emails and messages.

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Persistence – Event Log

Penetration Testing Lab

Windows Event logs are the main source of information for defensive security teams to identify threats and for administrators to troubleshoot errors. The logs are… Continue reading → Persistence – Event Log

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Detecting browser data theft using Windows Event Logs

Google Security

Because all of Chromium's encrypted data storage is backed by a DPAPI-secured key, any application that wishes to decrypt this data, including malware, should always reliably generate a clearly observable event log, which can be used to detect these types of attacks. Export the event logs to your backend system.

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CVE-2024-0692: SolarWinds Security Event Manager Unauthenticated RCE Flaw

Penetration Testing

Recently, SolarWinds has disclosed and patched a serious remote code execution (RCE) vulnerability in its Security Event Manager (SEM) solution.

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Guide: The Best Cybersecurity Conferences and Events of 2024

Security Boulevard

The post Guide: The Best Cybersecurity Conferences and Events of 2024 appeared first on Security Boulevard. There is no doubt that our world has never seen as much data as what.

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The Fusion of Fraud and IAM: An Event with Transmit Security

Security Boulevard

Next week our founder Simon Moffatt will be speaking at event in London with leading customer identity and access management platform provider Transmit Security. The event is entitled "The Fusion of Identity Management and Fraud Prevention" and will take place on May 23rd at One Great George Street London.