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Jack Daniel’s Hit with Ransomware, Decade of Data Stolen

news-jack-daniels-ransomware-featured.jp It doesn’t matter the size of your company or what your business is – you are still susceptible to a cyberattack. The Jack Daniel’s distributor found that out when it was hit with a ransomware attack. Read on to find out what the ransomware operators spirited away with and what the alcohol distributor did right that helped limit the impact. Ransomware Attack on Jack Daniel’s Brown-Forman is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky. Its most famous brand name is Jack Daniel’s Whiskey, though the company also distributes Woodford, Old Forester, Collingwood,… Read more13823589.gif

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Cisco security breach hits corporate servers that ran unpatched software

Cisco security breach hits corporate servers that ran unpatched software

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Six servers Cisco uses to provide a virtual networking service were compromised by hackers who exploited critical flaws contained in unpatched versions the open source software service relies on, the company disclosed on Thursday.

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The May 7 compromise hit six Cisco servers that provide backend connectivity to the Virtual Internet Routing Lab Personal Edition (VIRL-PE), a Cisco service that lets customers design and test network topologies without having to deploy actual equipment. Both the VIRL-PE and a related service, Cisco Modeling Labs Corporate Edition, incorporate the Salt management framework, which contained a pair of bugs that, when combined, was critical. The vulnerabilities became public on April 30.

Cisco deployed the vulnerable servers on May 7, and they were compromised the same day. Cisco took them down and remediated them, also on May 7. The servers were:

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Source: https://arstechnica.com/?p=1679668
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GoDaddy confirms security breach affecting 28,000 hosting accounts

5a1861a0-8f7e-11ea-bff7-4e5f5a74001bGoDaddy has admitted to BleepingComputer that 28,000 customers’ hosting accounts had been compromised in a security breach. The company notified affected users through an email that an “unauthorized individual” obtained access to their login informat…

Source: https://www.engadget.com/go-daddy-confirms-security-breach-120534835.html
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