It has been reported that the Bank of the West learned that their debit card tracking numbers and Personal Identification Numbers were jeopardized by skimmers installed in multiple ATMs. Reports show that although it seems as if Magecart attacks are less prevalent, they're still present.
There are three types of insider threats: damage that can be done to the Department through damage to the Department’s equipment, personal injury through physical violence, or destruction of information by a data breach.
A Discord virus can attach itself to computer while using the platform. The most common hack is a malicious code inserted into the client files. Once the files are downloaded, a person unknowingly executes the malware which can contain dangerous codes that harm their computer.
Sandworm is a prolific and notorious hacking group that has been active since at least 2012. The group is believed to be responsible for NotPetya malware outbreak in 2017. In recent months, the group has resurfaced with a new campaign targeting energy companies in the United States and Europe.
The Quantum Locker Ransomware gets into your computer by disguising itself as a legitimate update for Adobe Flash player. Once it is installed, it will encrypt all of your data and require you to pay ransom in Bitcoin. Your files will not be able to be accessed until this payment is made.