CyberIntelMag's Threat report

Weekly Cyber Threat Report, April 10 – 14, 2023

Welcome to CyberIntelMag’s weekly roundup! A place where you can find the most important stories in the cybersecurity world from the past week.

The Good News

This week’s good news includes CISA ordering government entities to upgrade their Macs and iPhones by May 1st, Adobe addressing security vulnerabilities in Reader and Acrobat, Fortinet fixing a severe flaw in a data analytics solution, WhatsApp coming up with a new device feature to prevent account takeover attacks, and much more.


The Bad News

This week’s bad news includes Iranian hackers being exposed using ransomware to execute destructive attacks, Twitter Circle tweets being found to be no longer all that private, the owner of Pizza Hut and KFC admitting a data breach, the possibility of Azure access keys to be used as backdoors by miscreants, hacked websites being found spreading malware via fake Chrome updates, Hyundai suffering a data breach, DDoS attacks being carried out through VPS infrastructure, Kodi confirming a data breach, and much more.

About the author

Yehudah Sunshine

Yehudah Sunshine

Bringing together his diverse professional cyber know-how, intellectual fascination with history and culture, and eclectic academic background focusing on diplomacy and the cultures of Central Asia, Yehudah Sunshine keenly blends his deep understanding of the global tech ecosystem with a nuanced worldview of the underlying socio-economic and political forces which drive policy and impact innovation in the cyber sectors. Yehudah's current work focuses on how to create and or opportunities enhance marketing strategies and elevate cyber driven thought leadership for cyfluencer (www.cyfluencer .com), the cybersecurity thought leadership platform. Sunshine has written and researched extensively within cybersecurity, the service sectors, international criminal accountability, Israel's economy, Israeli diplomatic inroads, Israeli innovation and technology, and Chinese economic policy.