16-31 March 2021 Cyber Attacks Timeline

It’s time to publish the second cyber attacks timeline of March, covering the main events occurred in the second half of this month. In this timeline I have collected 123 events, with an average rate of 7.7 events per day. The ProxyLogon vulnerability...

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16-31 December 2020 Cyber Attacks Timeline

And finally the last timeline for 2020 is published (in the next few days I will publish the statistics for December and the whole 2020). In this second timeline of December I have collected 97 events. Despite this number shows a clear decrease compared with the first timeline (where I collected 125 events), you need to consider that...

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1-15 November 2020 Cyber Attacks Timeline

Here we are with the first timeline of November, covering the main cyber attacks occurred in the first half of the same month (as usual with some additional events that were disclosed in the considered period). In this timeline I have collected 100 events, but this number also includes...

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16-31 August 2020 Cyber Attacks Timeline
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16-31 August 2020 Cyber Attacks Timeline

Here's the second timeline of August containing the main cyber attacks that have characterized the end of this troubled Summer. This list is probably the longer I have pulled together so far, containing 108 events (including 10 occurred before August 16th), and confirming the growing trend of ransomware attacks, fueled primarily by a breach suffered by...

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16-30 June 2020 Cyber Attacks Timeline
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16-30 June 2020 Cyber Attacks Timeline

It's time to post the second timeline of June, where I have collected 84 events (including 4 that were published in the first half of the month). This number confirms a decreasing trend, likely due to the diminishing impact of the COVID-19-themed attacks. Unfortunately the same cannot be said for ransomware: new samples emerge on a regular basis and...

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1-15 February 2020 Cyber Attacks Timeline

Here's the first timeline of February covering the main cyber attacks occurred in the first half of this month. This fortnight I have collected quite a long list containing 97 events. Ransomware continues to dominate the threat landscape, while another aspect that characterizes this timeline is COVID-19 outbreak...

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1-15 December 2019 Cyber Attacks Timeline
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1-15 December 2019 Cyber Attacks Timeline

Happy new infosec year! Let's start this 2020 with the first timeline of December covering the main cyber attacks occurred during the first half of the same month. In this timeline I have collected a total of 81 events (including 5 that occurred before but were included in this timeline as well), a value that is back to the levels of the first half of November, and records a sharp increase in comparison to the previous one.

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