Chile – BancoEstado

Exploit: RansomwareBancoEstado: Financial Institution  Risk to Small Business: 1.421 = Extreme Ransomware was able to shut down all branches of Chilean bank BancoEstado, one of the largest banks in the country, after an audacious ransomware attack rocked it. The...

Australia – K7 Maths

Exploit: Unsecured DatabaseK7 Maths: Education Services Provider  Risk to Small Business: 2.077 = Severe The Australian Computer Emergency Response Team (AusCERT) determined that The Department of Education, Skills, and Employment (DoE), was not to blame in a breach...

Canada – Manitoulin Transport

Exploit: RansomwareManitoulin Transport: Freight Transport and Logistics Provider  Risk to Small Business: 2.314 = Severe Another Canadian freight company has fallen victim to ransomware. In the latest incident, the Ontario-based carrier became aware of the attack on...

United States – Digital Point

Exploit: Unsecured DatabaseDigital Point: Webmaster Community Platform  Risk to Small Business: 2.303 = Severe In July 2020, an internet researcher found an unsecured Elasticsearch database containing over 62 million records. In total, data belonging to 863,412...