Afternoon Dessert - 2022-09-20

Welcome to another Afternoon Dessert breakout:

LastPass source code breach – incident response report released
Wondering how you'd handle a data breach report if the worst happened to you? Here's a useful example.
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Microsoft Defender for Endpoint will turn on tamper protection by default
Microsoft says tamper protection will soon be turned on by default for all enterprise customers in Microsoft Defender for Endpoint (MDE) for better defense against ransomware attacks. [...]
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Russian Sandworm Hackers Impersonate Ukrainian Telecoms to Distribute Malware
A threat cluster linked to the Russian nation-state actor tracked as Sandworm has continued its targeting of Ukraine with commodity malware by masquerading as telecom providers, new findings show. Recorded Future said it discovered new infrastructure belonging to UAC-0113 that mimics operators like Datagroup and EuroTransTelecom to deliver payloads such as Colibri loader and Warzone RAT. The
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Top 8 takeaways from the VMWare Cybersecurity Threat Report
VMware has recently released the 2022 edition of its annual Global Incident Response Threat Report. It is critically important for IT professionals to understand these trends and what they could mean for your organization's cyber security efforts. Let's break down VMware's 8 key findings and offer meaningful insights into each. [...]
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Hackers steal $162 million from Wintermute crypto market maker
Digital assets trading firm Wintermute has been hacked and lost $162.2 million in DeFi operations, the company CEO, Evgeny Gaevoy, announced earlier today. [...]
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Game dev 2K’s support site hacked to push malware via fake tickets
Hackers have compromised the support system of American video game publisher 2K and now are sending support tickets to gamers containing the RedLine password-stealing malware. [...]
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Windows 11 22H2 is released, here are the new features
Microsoft has released the next version of Windows 11 called "22H2," otherwise known as the Windows 11 2022 Update, and it is available as an optional update for users running at least Windows 10 2004 or an older version of Windows 11. [...]
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