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Security Incident at VA Exposed 46K Veterans’ Information

The Office of Management at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) disclosed a security incident involving the personal data of 46,000 veterans.The VA detailed the data breach in a statement published on its website on September 14.According to this press release, the VA’s Financial Services Center (FSC) discovered that unauthorized actors had ac
Publish At:2020-09-15 09:56 | Read:151 | Comments:0 | Tags:IT Security and Data Protection Latest Security News data br

Over 18K COVID-19 Patients’ Data Mistakenly Exposed by NHS Trust

A National Health Service (NHS) Trust revealed that it had mistakenly uploaded the personal information of over 18,000 people who had previously tested positive for coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19).On September 14, Public Health Wales announced in a web statement that the data breach had occurred back on the afternoon of August 30, 2020.This notice explained that
Publish At:2020-09-14 18:18 | Read:108 | Comments:0 | Tags:IT Security and Data Protection Latest Security News COVID-1

Staples discloses data breach exposing customer order data

Giant office retail company Staples disclosed a data breach, threat actors accessed some of its customers’ order data. Staples, the office retail giant, disclosed a data breach, it notified its customers that their order data have been accessed by threat actors without authorization. The office retail giant sent out a data breach notificatio
Publish At:2020-09-14 14:45 | Read:193 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach Hacking hacking news information s

Lock and Code S1Ep15: Safely using Google Chrome Extensions with Pieter Arntz

This week on Lock and Code, we discuss the top security headlines generated right here on Labs and around the Internet. In addition, we talk to Pieter Arntz, malware intelligence researcher for Malwarebytes, about Google Chrome extensions. These sometimes helpful online tools that work directly with the Google Chrome browser can pull off a variety of tric
Publish At:2020-09-14 13:15 | Read:142 | Comments:0 | Tags:Podcast advanced persistent threats APT Center for Public He

Popular Marketing Tool exposes data of users of dating sites

Personal details of hundreds of users of dating sites were exposed online earlier this month. An Elasticsearch server containing personal details of hundreds of thousands of dating site users were exposed online without authentication. The unsecured database was discovered by security researchers from vpnMentor at the end of August. “vpnMentor
Publish At:2020-09-14 06:56 | Read:73 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach Digital ID data breach data leak d

Gaming hardware manufacturer Razer suffered a data leak

Gaming hardware manufacturer Razer suffered a data leak, an unsecured database managed by the company containing gamers’ info was exposed online. Gaming hardware manufacturer Razer has suffered a data leak, this is the discovery made by the security researcher Bob Diachenko. The expert discovered an unsecured database that exposed the information of
Publish At:2020-09-13 11:22 | Read:265 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach Hacking Razer data leak

Colocation data centers giant Equinix data hit by Netwalker Ransomware

Equinix, one of the world’s largest providers of colocation data centers and Internet connection announced it was hit by Netwalker Ransomware. Equinix, one of the leaders in the global colocation data center market share, with 205 data centers in 25 countries on five continents, was hit by Netwalker ransomware operators. The popular cybercrime ga
Publish At:2020-09-10 15:30 | Read:144 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Data Breach Hacking Malware data b

SeaChange video delivery provider discloses REVIL ransomware attack

US-based supplier of video delivery software solutions, SeaChange International, revealed that a ransomware attack disrupted its operations in Q1 2020. SeaChange International, a US-based supplier of video delivery software solutions, revealed that a ransomware attack has disrupted its operations during the first quarter of 2020. SeaChange’s customers
Publish At:2020-09-10 05:10 | Read:209 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Data Breach Malware Hacking hackin

Hackers stole $5.4 million from cryptocurrency exchange ETERBASE

Slovak cryptocurrency exchange ETERBASE disclosed a security breach, hackers stole cryptocurrency funds worth $5.4 million. Slovak cryptocurrency exchange ETERBASE disclosed a security breach, the hackers stole Bitcoin, Ether, ALGO, Ripple, Tezos, and TRON assets worth $5.4 million. The company disclosed the hack on Thursday, threat actors have stolen
Publish At:2020-09-10 05:10 | Read:161 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Data Breach Digital ID Hacking ETE

Data Breach Protection Must Include Physical Security

If most of your business’ data and workloads are handled on public clouds, it can be easy to forget about the onsite servers. With office buildings empty, employees may assume the servers are protected by the same physical security as the rest of the facility. However, physical security has its own considerations, and paying careful attention to them
Publish At:2020-09-08 13:55 | Read:159 | Comments:0 | Tags:Network Security Intelligence & Analytics Security Services

Warner Music Group online stores hit by look-like Magecart attack

Warner Music Group (WMG) disclosed a data breach affecting US-based e-commerce stores, the compromise appears to be a Magecart attack. Warner Music Group (WMG) is a major music company with interests in recorded music, music publishing and artist services. The company has disclosed a data breach that impacted customers’ personal and financial inform
Publish At:2020-09-04 12:21 | Read:146 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach Hacking hacking news information s

PCI DSS compliance: why it’s important and how to adhere

PCI DSS is short for Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard. Every party involved in accepting credit card payments is expected to comply with the PCI DSS. The PCI Standard is mandated by the card brands, but administered by the Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council (PCI SSC). The standard was created to increase controls around cardholder d
Publish At:2020-09-03 23:45 | Read:212 | Comments:0 | Tags:Awareness data breach data securit standard payment card ind

Online marketing company exposes 38+ million US citizen records

CyberNews researchers discovered an unsecured data bucket that belongs to View Media containing close to 39 million US citizen records. Original post: https://cybernews.com/security/online-marketing-company-exposes-data-of-millions-americans/ The CyberNews research team discovered an unsecured data bucket that belongs to View Media, an online marketin
Publish At:2020-09-03 16:47 | Read:192 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach data leak Hacking hacking news inf

Details of millions of U.S. Voters leaked to Russia’s Dark Web forum

Russia’s Kommersant business newspaper reported that a database containing millions of American voters’ details has appeared on the Russian dark web. A database containing several million American voters’ personal information has appeared on the Russian dark web, Russia’s Kommersant business newspaper reported this week. The news is worrisome due to th
Publish At:2020-09-01 16:55 | Read:232 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach data leak US election US voters da

350 million decrypted email addresses left exposed on an unsecured server

Experts found an unsecured data bucket containing seven gigabytes worth of unencrypted files that include 350,000,000 strings of unique email addresses. Original post at: https://cybernews.com/security/350-million-email-addresses-left-exposed-on-an-unsecured-server/ The CyberNews research team uncovered an unsecured data bucket owned by an unidentified
Publish At:2020-08-27 16:51 | Read:185 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach data leak Hacking hacking news inf

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