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Swiss Cloud becomes the latest web hosting provider to suffer a ransomware attack

Swiss Cloud, a Switzerland-based cloud hosting provider, has suffered this week a ransomware attack that brought the company’s server infrastructure to its knees.

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Two million database servers are currently exposed across cloud providers

Censys said it scanned for MySQL, Postgres, Redis, MSSQL, MongoDB, Elasticsearch, Memcached, and Oracle databases and found that almost 60% of all exposed servers were MySQL databases, which accounted for 1.15 million of the total 1.93 million exposed DBs.

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SAP systems usually come under attack 72 hours after a patch

Companies that run on-premises SAP systems usually come under attack 72 hours after security patches are released, SAP and enterprise security company Onapsis said in a joint security alert published today.

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GitHub investigating crypto-mining campaign abusing its server infrastructure

Code-hosting service GitHub is actively investigating a series of attacks against its cloud infrastructure that allowed cybercriminals to implant and abuse the company’s servers for illicit crypto-mining operations, a spokesperson told The Record today.