National CSIRT-CY | National Computer Security Incident Response Team of Cyprus

Η Εθνική Ομάδα Αντιμετώπισης Ηλεκτρονικών Επιθέσεων προβλέπει την αύξηση της ηλεκτρονικής ασφαλείας ενισχύοντας την προστασία του κυβερνοχώρου των Εθνικών Κρίσιμων Πληροφοριακών Υποδομών, των τραπεζών και των παροχών επικοινωνίας της Κυπριακής Δημοκρατίας.

08 Απριλίου 2020

Microsoft says that Basic Authentication’s removal from Exchange Online is being postponed until the second half of 2021 due to the current situation created by the COVID-19 pandemic.

07 Απριλίου 2020

Over 350,000 of all Microsoft Exchange servers currently exposed on the Internet haven’t yet been patched against the CVE-2020-0688 post-auth remote code execution vulnerability affecting all supported Microsoft Exchange Server versions.

06 Απριλίου 2020

A 39-year old man has been arrested in Singapore for his suspected involvement in money laundering offences linked to a business email scam-related to COVID-19.

06 Απριλίου 2020

A picture is worth a thousand words, but a GIF is worth a thousand pictures.

06 Απριλίου 2020

Cybercriminals will stop at nothing to exploit every chance to prey on internet users. Even the disastrous spread of SARS-COV-II (the virus), which causes COVID-19 (the disease), is becoming an opportunity for them to likewise spread malware or launch cyber attacks.

03 Απριλίου 2020

With school closed due to the Coronavirus pandemic, some kids are creating malware to keep themselves occupied. Such is the case with a variety of new MBRLocker variants being released, including one with a Coronavirus theme.

02 Απριλίου 2020

Security company Balbix has released a 12-page printable activity book for children that introduces them to cybersecurity in a fun way.

02 Απριλίου 2020

What is HTTPS?

Hypertext transfer protocol secure (HTTPS) is the secure version of HTTP, which is the primary protocol used to send data between a web browser and a website. HTTPS is encrypted in order to increase security of data transfer. This is particularly important when users transmit sensitive data, such as by logging into a bank account, email service, or health insurance provider.

02 Απριλίου 2020

It seems more and more of the general population is starting to take notice of SSL. They expect websites to use it (and are quick to point out when they’re not).

02 Απριλίου 2020

Since countries have begun enforcing shelter-in-place and stay-at-home orders during the Coronavirus pandemic, the Zoom video conferencing software has become a popular way to keep in touch with friends and family, and even to join online fitness classes.

01 Απριλίου 2020

The EU Agency for Cybersecurity has developed 10 tips for SMEs and citizens to stay secure when buying and selling online.

01 Απριλίου 2020

Μετα τον περιορισμό διακίνησης πολιτών παγκοσμίως λόγω του κορωνοϊού, πολλές Ευρωπαϊκές αλλά και άλλες τρίτες χώρες, έχουν δεχθεί κυβερνο-επιθέσεις. Αριθμός κυβερνο-επιθέσεων σχετίζονται με παραπλανητικές καμπάνιες με βραβεία δωροκάρτες που σχετίζονται με αντίστοιχους εμπορικούς οίκους που στοχεύουν την εξαπάτηση των χρηστών που διεκπεραιώνουν ηλεκτρονικές αγορές.

31 Μαρτίου 2020

The Zeus Sphinx banking Trojan has recently resurfaced after a three years hiatus as part of a coronavirus-themed phishing campaign, the most common theme behind most attacks by far during the current pandemic.

30 Μαρτίου 2020

A new phishing campaign has been spotted that pretends to be from a local hospital telling the recipient that they have been exposed to the Coronavirus and that they need to be tested.

27 Μαρτίου 2020

Σε συνέχεια ανακοίνωσης στην ιστοσελίδα μας για ψευδείς ειδήσεις σχετικά με τον Κορωνοϊό, η Αρχή Ψηφιακής Ασφάλειας Κύπρου προειδοποίησε τους συμπολίτες μας με μήνυμα στα κινητά τους τηλέφωνα.

27 Μαρτίου 2020

As many around the world struggle to come to terms with the full impact that the Coronavirus will have on each of our families and communities, people are desperate for both information and hope. Threat actors exploit vulnerabilities, and many see the uncertainty of our circumstances as an opportunity. They are capitalizing on the need for news, guidance, supplies, and treatments by targeting businesses and individuals who need this information with a barrage of COVID-19-related attacks and scams.

26 Μαρτίου 2020

The Tor Project released Tor Browser 9.0.7 today with a permanent fix for a bug that allowed JavaScript code to run on the Safest security level in some situations while using the previous Tor Browser version.

ENISA: Cyber threats require heightened defences

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