Pays de la Loire: Ouest-France victim of a cyberattack

This appears to be a second French newspaper to be attacked in the past few days.  There’s a lot that has not been revealed: is it the same attacker? Is there any political motive? What is going on here?  The Ouest-France group, headquartered in Rennes, was the victim of a cyberattack early this Saturday...

Nearly $20 million stolen from the DeFi protocol Pickle Finance

Tanya reports: Another liquidity mining project fell victim to the hack attack and lost about $20 million of users’ funds in DAI tokens. The attacker exploited the vulnerability of Pickle Finance smart contract called DAI PickleJar using fake swaps. Notably, the hacker chose to avoid a flash loan scheme used in most similar incidents...

GoDaddy Employees Used in Attacks on Multiple Cryptocurrency Services

Brian Krebs reports: Fraudsters redirected email and web traffic destined for several cryptocurrency trading platforms over the past week. The attacks were facilitated by scams targeting employees at GoDaddy, the world’s largest domain name registrar, KrebsOnSecurity has learned. This latest campaign appears to have begun on or around Nov. 13, with an attack on...

CT: Griffin Hospital website taken down in major ransomware incident

Alexander Soule reports that the Managed.com ransomware attack has indirectly impacted Griffin Hospital, although thankfully, no patient data was involved: Griffin Health has cobbled together an alternative website at griffinhealthct.org while it deals with the issue, with the telephone switchboard remaining operable at 203-735-7421. Read more on MSN.com.  So far, we have no data on...