CyberIntelMag's Threat report

Weekly Cyber Threat Report, April 17 – 21, 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 the Department of Health and Human Services providing free worker training and updating cybersecurity best practices, Google addressing the second 0-day flaw of 2023, Oracle releasing 433 new security fixes, Cisco addressing severe flaws in Industrial Network Director and Modelling Labs, and much more.


The Bad News

This week’s bad news includes NCR’s Aloha POS being destroyed during a BlackCat ransomware attack, hackers releasing private employee information stolen during the CommScope ransomware assault, business emails being stolen in the new QBot Banking Trojan campaign’s theft for distributing malware, Pakistani hackers attacking Indian government organizations via Linux malware Poseidon, YouTube videos disseminating Aurora Stealer malware, Microsoft SQL servers being hacked to spread the Trigona ransomware, Linux malware being spread by Lazarus hackers via bogus job offers, Kubernetes RBAC being exploited, 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.