US-CERT: Hackers Exploit Quasar Remote Administration Tool
Hacker cyberattacks target Quasar open-source remote administration tool (RAT) users — including MSPs (managed services providers), US-CERT reports.
Samba Vulnerability: US-CERT Issues Cybersecurity Warning
At least 100,000 computers running Samba are open to a newly discovered vulnerability and require patching, Rapid7 and US-CERT warn.
Sinclair Broadcast Cyberattack Timeline: Ransomware Investigation and Recovery Updates
Sinclair Broadcast Group hires cybersecurity forensic firm to investigate and recover from cyberattack & ransomware that encrypted servers.
Accenture Breach: No Material Impact On Customer Operations
Accenture data breach briefly described in SEC filing; incident had no material impact on Accenture & IT consulting firm’s customer operations.
OFAC Ransomware Guidance: Prepare, Report, and (Preferably) Don’t Pay the Ransom!
New ransomware guidance from the U.S. Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Asset Control (OFAC): What it all means.
Fortinet Report: Ransomware Attacks Up 1,070% Year Over Year
Ransomware-as-a-service and extortion payment demands are rising, Fortinet ransomware attack research statistics show. Here’s how MSSPs can mitigate such attacks.
Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 27 September 2021
Today’s MSSP news involves OnyxPoint, Sicura, Squadra, TeamViewer, a VMware vCenter Server vulnerability, ZLoader & more.
Conti Ransomware Attacks and RMM Software: CISA, FBI Warning Details
Conti ransomware attacks leverage MSPs’ legitimate RMM (remote monitoring & management) & remote desktop software as backdoors, FBI & CISA warn.
Kaseya REvil Ransomware Cyberattack Timeline and Investigation
Everything MSPs need to know about Kaseya VSA supply chain cyberattack investigation, SaaS recovery, on-premises VSA patches, REvil ransomware decryptor key and more.