NY: Four Winds Hospital reveals September ransomware attack

On September 1, Four Winds Hospital in Katonah, New York discovered that they had been attacked. On November 14, they issued a statement on their site and in local media. From that statement: What happened?  In September 2020, Four Winds Hospital in Katonah was the victim of a ransomware attack that prevented the Hospital from...

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...