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DOD contractor suffers ransomware infection

Catalin Cimpanu reports: Electronic Warfare Associates (EWA), a 40-year-old electronics company and a well-known US government contractor, has suffered a ransomware infection, ZDNet has learned. The infection hit the company last week. Among the systems that had data encrypted during the incident were the company’s web servers. Read more on Weiterlesen…

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Breached Wawa Payment Card Records Reach Dark Web

Both Gemini Advisory and KrebsOnSecurity caught this one quickly.  From Gemini Advisory: Joker’s Stash began uploading records as advertised on January 27. The breach was titled “BIGBADABOOM-III” and appeared in four different bases. The records included the state geolocation information, but not the city or ZIP Code as previously announced. Weiterlesen…