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Recently, the Internet witnessed a record-breaking, most massive DDoS attack of over 1 Tbps against France-based hosting provider OVH. Following the recent attack, a special team was hired to track the attack.
Researchers from security firm 4iQ have now discovered a new collective database on the dark web that contains a 1.4 billion usernames and passwords. One of the victims related to the attack was an insurance company which suffered the exposure for more than 1000 customers passwords.
A massive Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack against Dyn, a primary domain name system (DNS) provider, broke large portions of the internet. Security researchers are suspecting a botnet activity transmitting the data through some endpoint devices over the internet.
Reason Cybersecurity recently released a threat analysis report detailing a new attack that takes advantage of internet users. The malware aims explicitly to targets who are looking for cartographic presentations of the spread of COVID-19 on the internet and tricks them into downloading and running a malicious application.