CyberIntelMag's Threat report

Weekly Cyber Threat Report, February 13 – February 17, 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 Cloudflare stopping 71 million RPS DDoS attacks, Microsoft addressing three abused security vulnerabilities, high-severity flaws in Linux, Windows applications being fixed by Citrix, Intel issuing fixes for SGX flaws, and much more.


The Bad News

This week’s bad news includes ransomware attacks on Technion University, Bahrain airport being targeted by hackers, new malware being used by RedEyes hackers to obtain data from mobile and Windows devices, Emsisoft certificates being impersonated by hackers to infiltrating its networks, diplomatic networks of South America being infiltrated by Chinese hackers, hacked Scandinavian airlines led to the passenger data breach, cloud infrastructure being abused by new WIP26 threat actor, 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.