Weekly Threat Report 5th July 2019
Cyber incident reports from UK finance sector spiked by 1,000% in 2018
New data obtained by RSM under a freedom of information request has revealed that financial services firms reported 819 cyber incidents to the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) in 2018, a significant increase on the 69 incidents reported in 2017.
Sodinokibi ransomware exploits Windows vulnerability
A ransomware strain named Sodinokibi (also Sodin or REvil) is exploiting a vulnerability patched by Windows last year.
Cirque du Soleil app reported to be vulnerable
An application for the Cirque du Soleil show, Toruk – The First Flight, is reportedly vulnerable due to a lack of focus on security according to a blog post from researchers at ESET.