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We present news from the most commonly visited 12 different IT Security and Cyber Security news providers, out of which 4 are German news providers.

From: Threat Post

Student Loan Breach Exposes 2.5M Records

Article Date: August 31, 2022

2.5 million people were affected, in a breach that could spell more trouble down the line.

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From: Bleepy Computers

ICQ messenger shuts down after almost 28 years

Article Date: May 24, 2024 06:42 PM

The ICQ messaging app is shutting down on June 26th, marking the end of a much-beloved communication application.

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From: CyberSec News

Sharp Dragon Hackers Attacking Government Entities Using Cobalt Strike & Custom Backdoors

Article Date: May 24, 2024

The activities of the Chinese threat actor group known as Sharp Dragon (formerly Sharp Panda) have been meticulously documented. Since 2021, this group has been involved in highly targeted phishing campaigns, primarily focusing on...

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From: CSO Online German

Hackerangriff auf Polizeihochschule

Cyberkriminelle haben die Systeme der hessischen Hochschule für öffentliches Management und Sicherheit (HöMS) gehackt. Die Täter sind vermutlich auch an sensible Daten gekommen.

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From: The Hacker News

Update Chrome Browser Now: 4th Zero-Day Exploit Discovered in May 2024

Article Date: May 24, 2024

Latest Vulnerability

Google on Thursday rolled out fixes to address a high-severity security flaw in its Chrome browser that it said has been exploited in the wild. Assigned the CVE identifier  CVE-2024-5274 , the vulnerability relates to a type confusion bug in the V8 JavaScript a

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Are Your SaaS Backups as Secure as Your Production Data?

Article Date: May 23, 2024

Latest Breach

Conversations about data security tend to diverge into three main threads: How can we protect the data we store on our on-premises or cloud infrastructure? What strategies and tools or platforms can reliably backup and restore data? What would losing all this data cost us, an

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Hackers Created Rogue VMs to Evade Detection in Recent MITRE Cyber Attack

Article Date: May 24, 2024

Latest Attack

The MITRE Corporation has revealed that the cyber attack targeting the not-for-profit company towards late December 2023 by exploiting zero-day flaws in Ivanti Connect Secure (ICS) involved the actor creating rogue virtual machines (VMs) within its VMware environment. "T

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From: Information Security Magazine

Health Information Published Online After MediSecure Ransomware Attack

Article Date:

MediSecure confirmed that limited health data of customers was posted onto a dark web forum, with a 6.5TB dataset reportedly put up for sale

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From: Heise German Publisher

Bitwarden überarbeitet Browser-Erweiterungen

Article Date: gestern, 11:57 Uhr

Bitwarden überarbeitet die Browser-Erweiterungen des Passwort-Managers und will damit die Bedienung vereinfachen.

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From: BSI-German-Version

Version 1.1: CrushFTP - Ausgenutzte Schwachstelle ermöglicht Datenabfluss

Article Date: Cyber-Sicherheitswarnung, Sicherheitshinweis, 29.04.2024

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From: InfoPoint Security

WithSecure bringt GenAI-Cybersecurity-Tool Luminen auf den Markt

Article Date: 24.05.2024 - GenAI

WithSecure™ Luminen nutzt fortschrittliche LLM-Funktionen (Large Language Models) sowie andere KI-Techniken, um die Produktivität von IT-Sicherheitsteams auch in schwierigen und ressourcenbeschränkten Umgebungen zu bewältigen.

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From: Znet.de German

Podcast: „Die Zero Trust-Architektur ist gekommen, um zu bleiben“

Article Date: 16. Mai 2024, 18:10 Uhr von ZDNet-Redaktion

Unternehmen greifen von überall aus auf die Cloud und Applikationen zu. Dementsprechend reicht das Burg-Prinzip nicht mehr für die Abwehr aus. weiter

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