1-15 September 2016 Cyber Attacks Timeline

Autumn is here! And unluckily its winds were not strong enough to sweep off the trail of mega breaches that are really the most remarkable infosec trends of this troubled 2016. Yes, it’s true, this timeline covers only the first two weeks of September and apparently the number of attacks decreased in comparison with the previous two months, however the damage report includes 100 million accounts from Rambler.ru, 43 million from Last.fm, 33 million from QIP.ru, and 2.2 million from ClixSense. Is this enough? Unfortunately not (ask to Yahoo!).... Read More

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16-31 August 2016 Cyber Attacks Timeline

Let’s publish the second cyber attacks timeline of August (Part I here).... Read More

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1-15 August 2016 Cyber Attacks Timeline

It has been a real cruel infosec summer! At least the first fifteen days of August that have shown a remarkable number of cyber attacks, and an even more staggering number of compromised accounts.... Read More

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16-31 July 2016 Cyber Attacks Timeline

Let’s close the timeline of July with the second part of the Cyber Attacks Timeline (Part I here).... Read More

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16-30 June 2016 Cyber Attacks Timeline

If you had any hope that the trail of mega breaches and mega hacks could end in June you will be disappointed, since this second half of the month has confirmed, if not worsened, the trend of the last period.... Read More

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16-31 May 2016 Cyber Attacks Timeline

It’s time to publish the second part of the Cyber Attacks timeline of May (Part I here), covering the main events between 16 and 31 May 2016.... 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 April 2016 Cyber Attacks Timeline

Spring has sprung, and it’s now time to publish the first timeline of April.... Read More

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16-31 March 2016 Cyber Attacks Timeline

Let’s go with the second part of the March Cyber Attacks Timeline (first part here), covering the main cyber attacks occurred between March 16 and 31.... Read More

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