FIN7 scammers posed as SEC officials, sick restaurant customers to hack victims

financial FIN7 scammers posed as SEC officials, sick restaurant customers to hack victims. Email scammers impersonated upset restaurant customers to defraud U.S. food chains. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images) Written by Jun 22, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP. Jeff Stone A hacking group known for innovative….Read MoreSecurity News

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16:05 ET Thoma Bravo Advantage Shareholders Approve Proposed Business Combination with ironSource Thoma Bravo Advantage (NYSE:TBA) (“TBA”), a publicly traded special purpose acquisition company, today announced that shareholders of TBA voted to…

June 22, 2021. More than 96% of the votes cast at the meeting voted to approve the business combination. Holders of approximately 86% of TBA’s issued and outstanding shares cast votes at the Extraordinary General Meeting. As previously announced, the combined company will retain the ironSource Ltd.Read MoreSecurity News

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16:00 ET Converge Technology Solutions Corp. Announces Acquisition of ExactlyIT, Inc. Converge’s 20th acquisition expands its Cloud and Managed Services expertise and operations. TORONTO and GATINEAU, QC, June 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -…

Converge’s 20 th Converge Technology Solutions Corp. acquisition expands its Cloud and Managed Services expertise and operations. TORONTO and GATINEAU , QC, June 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ – Converge Technology Solutions Corp. (” Converge ” or “the Company “) (TSX: CTS) (FSE: 0ZB) (OTCQX: CTSDF ) a….Read MoreSecurity News

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Amid big hacks, US spy agency touts collaboration center with private industry

FORT MEADE, Md.: The U.S. National Security Agency, in a rare move, on Tuesday showcased a new office aimed at greater collaboration with U.S. private sector defense, technology and telecommunications companies. The Cybersecurity Collaboration Center is part of a plan to help the agency develop….Read MoreSecurity News

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Kentucky Higher Education, The Baffler, North Carolina Landslides, More: Tuesday ResearchBuzz, June 22, 2021

NEW RESOURCES. WTVQ: New website helps students research college majors and salaries . “Students have a new interactive tool to research degree programs at Kentucky’s public colleges and universities, allowing them to compare tuition, student debt and salaries for hundreds of occupations before choosing a major.Read MoreSecurity News

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Your Business Experienced a Ransomware Attack, and It Was Not Prepared – Now What?

It is hard to find a news post without a story on a ransomware attack. The National Security Council has issued an open letter warning all businesses to be alert and prepared for ransomware attacks. Various industry groups have issued multiple alerts with tips specific to businesses in their field.Read MoreSecurity News

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Think Tank Finds Governors Mostly Use National Guard Cyber Response for Ransomware Cases

Third Way, a public policy think tank, said state governors have asked for the National Guard’s assistance to respond to ransomware , more often than to other types of cyberattacks. The National Guard has supported state cybersecurity efforts since 2018, with 23 of the 41 recorded cases being related to ransomware, the think tank said […]

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SEC still digging into SolarWinds fallout, nudges undeclared victims

US markets watchdog sniffs around potential insider trading, data violations relating to hack US markets watchdog the Securities and Exchanges Commission (SEC) has begun a probe into last year’s SolarWinds cyberattack, in a bid to find out who else might have been compromised.… Read MoreSecurity News

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