MarketWatch: Marriott says data on 5.2 million guests may have been accessed in another major breach


Ransomware costs grow

CSO Online: Chinese hacker group APT41 uses recent exploits to target companies worldwide

Ars Technica: New attack on home routers sends users to spoofed sites that push malware

Tom's Guide: LastPass, 1Password and other password managers can be hacked: What to do now

Latest trends in cybersecurity

TechCrunch: Microsoft says hackers are attacking Windows users with a new unpatched bug

Microsoft warns of Windows zero-day exploited in the wild | ZDNet

Hackers breach FSB contractor and leak details about IoT hacking project | ZDNet

Forbes: Microsoft Confirms Massive Windows 10 Upgrade Changes

Answer to What is the most dangerous C++ line of code? 

Stantinko botnet adds cryptomining to its pool of criminal activities | WeLiveSecurity

Cointelegraph: Researchers Reveal Crypto Mining Botnet's Sneaky Tactics

TechCrunch: Google’s Advanced Protection program for high-risk users now includes malware protection

Yahoo Finance: Mass move to work from home in coronavirus crisis creates opening for hackers: cyber experts

Windows 10: This kernel malware is why you need Secured-core PCs, says Microsoft | ZDNet

Forbes: Exposed—These Vicious Cyber Thieves Want To Steal Your Money: Here’s How They Work Fake online coronavirus map infects computers with malware

Wccftech: Intel Chips Vulnerable to “Reverse-Meltdown” Attacks – Mitigations Carry Significant Performance Hit

The Next Web: Hackers are using coronavirus maps to infect your computer

Senate report on Cybersecurity

Fwd: Hackers breached administrative IT systems of European power grid organization

Ars Technica: Windows has a new wormable vulnerability, and there’s no patch in sight

Forbes: Alarming PayPal Security Alert: This Stupidly Simple New Hack Puts You At Risk—Here’s How It Works

Asia data breach

TechCrunch: Defense contractor CPI knocked offline by ransomware attack

Backdoor malware is being spread through fake security certificate alerts | ZDNet

The Iowa Caucus Tech Meltdown Is a Warning

Landmark Computer Science Proof Cascades Through Physics and Math | Quanta Magazine


Fox News: Prosecutors describe ex-CIA engineer charged in massive leak as 'angry and vindictive'

'Malware-free' attacks now most popular tactic amongst cybercriminals | ZDNet

Forbes: Lockheed Martin, SpaceX And Tesla Caught In Cyber Attack Crossfire

Ransomware victims are paying out millions a month. One particular version has cost them the most. | ZDNet