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News

− CISA Warns Organizations of ProxyShell Attacks on Exchange Servers

The U.S. Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) over the weekend issued an alert to warn of malicious actors actively exploiting the recently disclosed Microsoft Exchange vulnerabilities named ProxyShell.

https://us-cert.cisa.gov/ncas/current-activity/2021/08/21/urgent-protect-against-active-exploitation-proxyshell

− Town of Peterborough NH Targeted by Cyber Enabled Fraud - $2.3 Million stolen

A town in New Hampshire in the US has lost $2.3 million to scammers after they used fake email exchanges with the town’s finance department to redirect bank transfers.

https://www.peterboroughnh.gov/news_detail_T30_R44.php

Vulnerabilities

− New zero-click iPhone exploit used to deploy NSO spyware

Digital threat researchers at Citizen Lab have uncovered a new zero-click iMessage exploit used to deploy NSO Group's Pegasus spyware on devices belonging to Bahraini activists.

https://citizenlab.ca/2021/08/bahrain-hacks-activists-with-nso-group-zero-click-iphone-exploits/

− Risk management guidance from NCSC-UK

NCSC-UK has published guidance to help organisations make decisions about cyber security risk.

https://www.ncsc.gov.uk/collection/risk-management-collection

Community News

− Cyber Ireland Membership

Cyber Ireland has now have over 130 members, nationwide, working together to make Ireland a global cyber security leader. Cyber Ireland membership is open now, and details are at the link below.

https://www.cyberireland.ie/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/2021-2022-Membership-Brochure.pdf

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