InfoSecSherpa’s News Round Up for Tuesday, September 21, 2021

InfoSecSherpa: Your Guide Up a Mountain of Information!

1 min readSep 21, 2021
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  1. Why Cryptomining Malware Is a Harbinger of Future Attacks
    (Dark Reading, September 21st)
  2. Cybersecurity in the Gaming Industry
    (Urban Matter, September 21st)
  3. Treasury sanctions cryptocurrency exchange for facilitating ransomware payments
    (The Hill, September 21st)
  4. Turla hacking group launches new backdoor in attacks against US, Afghanistan
    (ZDNet, September 21st)
  5. New Capoae Malware Infiltrates WordPress Sites and Installs Backdoored Plugin
    (The Hacker News, September 21st)
  6. Microsoft Azure VMs exploited to infect users with botnet malware
    (Tech Radar Pro, September 20th)
  7. UK scrambles to protect Afghan interpreters after data breach
    (The National News UK, September 20th)
  8. Four months on from a sophisticated cyberattack, Alaska’s health department is still recovering
    (ZDNet, September 21st)
  9. Federal Union now Supports Civilian Cyber Reserve, Still Opposes National Digital Reserve Corps
    (MeriTalk, September 21st)
  10. Manufacturing firms leave millions of files exposed — Varonis report
    (Security Brief Asia, September 20th)
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