Auth Lab Weekly Security Report
Northwestern Polytechnical University Suffers From Overseas Cyber Attack
Recently, Northwestern Polytechnical University issued a public statement stating that overseas hacker organizations and criminals sent phishing emails containing Trojan programs to the school’s teachers and students, in an attempt to steal relevant teachers' and students’ email data and citizens’ personal information, so that the school can work and live normally which cause significant risks. The school has now called the police.
Conti Ransomware Attacked More Than 40 Organizations In A Month
The Conti cybercrime group runs one of the most aggressive ransomware operations, with members active about 14 hours a day and so organized that its affiliates were able to attack more than 40 companies in just over a month.
Lithuania Got Cyber Attack After ‘embargo’ Against Russia
Since Lithuania imposed an “embargo” on the Russian enclave of Kaliningrad, the emerging hacker group “Cyber Spetsnaz” may have targeted Lithuania’s government resources and critical infrastructure.
Windows 11/10 Cannot Be Downloaded In Russia
According to reports, there is a phenomenon that the Win10 and Win11 system installers cannot be downloaded in Russia. When users visit the official website of the system, a 404 or wrong request window will pop up. Microsoft has not yet made a statement on this.