1-15 June 2016 Cyber Attacks Timeline

It’s time to publish the fist timeline of June. I know that the latest timelines are published a little bit late, however this month the number of registered attacks is considerably higher than the average.... Read More

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1-15 May 2016 Cyber Attacks Timeline

It’s time to review the main cyber attacks of the first two weeks of May, a fortnight that has seen quite a sustained level of activity and has been characterized by two trends: the discovery of several massive breaches, and a  wave of DDoS attacks carried on by hacktivist affiliated to the Anonymous collective and targeting several banks worldwide (codename: OpIcarus).... Read More

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16-30 April 2016 Cyber Attacks Timeline

It’s now time to publish the second timeline of April (Part I here) covering the main cyber-attacks occurred between 16 and 30 April 2016. A fortnight quite reach of interesting events, and characterized by two trends inherited from the first half of the month: the trail of massive breaches, and the endless row of W-2 scams.... Read More

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1-15 March 2016 Cyber Attacks Timeline

It’s time to publish the timeline of the main cyber attacks occurred during the first fortnight of March, two weeks that have been characterized by an unbelievable amount of attacks aimed to file fraudulent tax returns and carried on via Business Email Compromise (and the list of the victims includes a well-known brand like Seagate).... Read More

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1-15 February 2016 Cyber Attacks Timeline

Despite my battle against CLUSIT about the origin of “their” data used to compile the statistics for the Italian Cyber Crime Report, it’s time to catch up and publish the first part of the statistics for the main cyber attacks of February.... Read More

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