CyberIntelMag's Threat report

Weekly Cyber Threat Report, February 6 – February 10, 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 New York Attorney General punishing a vendor for illegally promoting spyware, Eurocops deactivating the encrypted messaging application and detaining several people, CISA issuing a recovery script for victims of the ESXiArgs ransomware, apps and servers used by global phishing syndicate being uncovered by Hong Kong police, and much more.


The Bad News

This week’s bad news includes new security flaws being found in EV charging stations, MKS instruments being the target of a ransomware attack, Microsoft OneNote files being used to distribute malware in novel QakNote cyberattacks, Dingo cryptocurrency’s backdoor enabling creator to steal almost everything, Graphiron malware being used by Russian hackers to obtain data from Ukraine, email of UK politician being hacked by threat actors from Russia, malware being pre-installed on Android mobile devices from top Chinese manufacturers, 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.