CyberIntelMag's Threat report

Weekly Cyber Threat Report, January 16 – 20, 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 implementation of stricter rules for the physical and cyber resilience of critical networks and entities, Oracle launching its first security update for 2023, NIST releasing potential updates, flaws in OpenText ECM being addressed, and much more.


The Bad News

This week’s bad news includes hackers stealing clients’ secrets and encryption keys of CircleCi, Vice Society ransomware leaking the data from UDE, almost 300 MSI motherboards missing Secure Bot, NFT influencer’s crypto wallet being emptied by Google Ads malware, TP-Link and Netcomm routers having severe flaws, MailChimp reporting a new data breach, researchers warning about ChatGPT, hundreds of Yum Brands’ restaurants being closed in the UK because of ransomware, PayPal accounts being hacked in a widespread credential stuffing cyberattack, 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.