CyberIntelMag's Threat report

Weekly Cyber Threat Report, April 24 – 28, 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 and Cyber Command working together to stop harmful cyberattacks, Google Authenticator App getting a TOTP Code Cloud Backup feature, critical updates from VMware being released for Workstation and Fusion software, PrestaShop resolving issues where any backend user may destroy databases, Ukrainian man being detained for selling the Russians information on 300 million individuals, and much more.


The Bad News

This week’s bad news includes data on used corporate routers that might be used by cybercriminals to breach networks, Twitter account for KuCoin being hacked to spread cryptocurrency scam, Yellow Pages Canada confirming a cyberattack after a data leak from Black Basta, Cisco revealing XSS 0-day weakness in server management tool, Iranian cybercriminals using PowerLess backdoor for attacking Israel, targeted cyberattacks by Chinese cybercriminals were seen using Linux PingPull variant, outages affecting major UK banks, 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.