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WhatsApp will share your data with Facebook and its companies

WhatsApp is notifying users that starting February 8, 2021, they will be obliged to share their data with Facebook, leaving them no choice. This is bad news for WhatsApp users and their privacy, the company is notifying them that starting February 8, 2021, they will be requested to share their data with Facebook companies. Curiously the announcement co
Publish At:2021-01-06 19:50 | Read:139 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Digital ID Hacking hacking news information se

New ElectroRAT employed in a wide-ranging operation targeting cryptocurrency users

Researchers uncovered a large scale operation targeting cryptocurrency users with a previously undetected multiplatform RAT named ElectroRAT. Security researchers from Intezer uncovered a large scale operation targeting cryptocurrency users with a previously undetected RAT named ElectroRAT. The campaign was uncovered in December, but according to the e
Publish At:2021-01-05 17:48 | Read:230 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Digital ID Malware cryptocurrency

New Golang-based Crypto worm infects Windows and Linux servers

Experts from Intezer discovered a new and self-spreading Golang-based malware that targets Windows and Linux servers. Experts from Intezer discovered a Golang-based worm that targets Windows and Linux servers. The malware has been active since early December targeting public-facing services, including MySQL, Tomcat admin panel and Jenkins that are pro
Publish At:2020-12-31 10:25 | Read:233 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Digital ID Hacking Malware cryptoc

EU Digital Services and Digital Markets Acts aim at setting new rules for tech giants

The European Union is going to unveil two laws, the Digital Services and Digital Markets Acts, that will impose new rules for tech giants. The European Union is set to unveil two laws, the Digital Services and Digital Markets Acts, that aim at defining new rules for the digital market, especially for the operations of ùtech giants operate. The proposed
Publish At:2020-12-16 14:12 | Read:168 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Digital ID Laws and regulations EU Facebook Go

PgMiner botnet exploits disputed CVE to hack unsecured PostgreSQL DBs

Researchers have discovered a botnet dubbed PgMiner that targets PostgreSQL databases running on Linux servers to install a cryptocurrency miner. Security researchers from Palo Alto Networks have discovered a new botnet, tracked as PgMiner, that targets PostgreSQL databases running on Linux servers to install a cryptocurrency miner. PostgreSQL, als
Publish At:2020-12-13 08:12 | Read:261 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Digital ID Hacking Malware LINUX m

The importance of computer identity in network communications: how to protect it and prevent its theft

The importance of computer identity in network communications: how to protect it and prevent threat actors from spying or stealing on online communications When you fill out a registration form to take advantage of a web service, a virtual personal profile is generated, creating your own IT identity characterized by specific attributes. Even those who
Publish At:2020-12-09 06:42 | Read:173 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Digital ID authentication authorization comput

Details of 16 million Brazilian COVID-19 patients exposed online

The personal and health details of more than 16 million Brazilian COVID-19 patients, including Government representatives, have been exposed online. Personal and health details of more than 16 million Brazilian COVID-19 patients has been accidentally exposed online due to an error of an employee of a Brazilian hospital. An employee of Albert Einstein
Publish At:2020-11-27 06:37 | Read:349 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach Digital ID coronavirus COVID-19 da

Crooks social-engineered GoDaddy staff to take over crypto-biz domains

Crooks were able to trick GoDaddy staff into handing over control of crypto-biz domain names in a classic DNS hijacking attack. Crooks were able to hijack traffic and email to various cryptocurrency-related websites as a result of a DNS hijacking attack on domains managed by GoDaddy. The threat actors were able to modify DNS settings by tricking GoDaddy e
Publish At:2020-11-24 07:54 | Read:211 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Digital ID Hacking DNS hijacking G

Hacker stole $2 million worth of Dai cryptocurrency from Akropolis

Threat actors have stolen $2 million worth of Dai cryptocurrency from the cryptocurrency borrowing and lending service Akropolis. Cryptocurrency borrowing and lending service Akropolis disclosed a “flash loan” attack, hackers have stolen roughly $2 million worth of Dai cryptocurrency. The attack took place on November 12, in response to the
Publish At:2020-11-13 18:23 | Read:342 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Digital ID Hacking Akropolis cryptocurrency Et

US authorities behind $1 billion Bitcoin transaction of Silk Road funds

The United States announced the seizure of $1 billion worth of Bitcoin stolen by an individual from the Silk Road marketplace. On November 3, The United States this week announced that it has seized $1 billion worth of Bitcoin stolen by an individual from the Silk Road marketplace over half a decade ago. “The United States filed a civil complaint
Publish At:2020-11-06 14:47 | Read:399 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Deep Web Digital ID Uncategorized

TELEGRAM LATENCY IN BELARUS: HOW THE NATIONAL PROVIDER CONTROLS THE TRAFFIC

At the end of October 2020, Qurium received reports from users in Belarus that Telegram service was not working properly. Although the service was reachable, an increased latency was noted among the users. Beltelecom, the national telecommunications company in Belarus, fully owned by the Government of Belarus and operated by the Ministry of Telecommunicat
Publish At:2020-11-05 11:29 | Read:444 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Digital ID Belarus Censorship Hacking hacking

Someone emptied a $1 billion BitCoin wallet ahead of Presidential Election

Yesterday almost $1 billion worth of cryptocurrency contained in a password-protected BitCoin wallet was moved to another wallet. Ahead of the 2020 Presidential election a mysterious transaction was noticed by cyber security experts and researchers. Someone has transferred almost $1 billion worth of cryptocurrency contained in a password-protected Bit
Publish At:2020-11-04 10:50 | Read:367 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Digital ID Bitcoin Hacking hacking news inform

Hacker was identified after the theft of $24 million from Harvest Finance

A threat actor has stolen roughly $24 million worth of cryptocurrency assets from decentralized finance service Harvest Finance. A hacker has stolen approximately $24 million worth of cryptocurrency assets from decentralized finance service Harvest Finance, a web portal that lets users finding the farming opportunities that will maximize their yield(APY)
Publish At:2020-10-27 09:05 | Read:289 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Digital ID Hacking cryptocurrency

How Automation can help you in Managing Data Privacy

The global data privacy landscape is changing and everyday we can see new regulations emerge. These regulations are encouraging organizations to be better custodians of the consumers data and create a healthier space for data privacy. In order to do so organizations will need to rework their operations and revamp their processes in order to comply with th
Publish At:2020-10-20 13:17 | Read:530 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Digital ID automation CCPA GDPR Hacking hackin

Indonesia Soon to Become the Fifth ASEAN Country to Adapt Data Privacy Laws

Earlier this year, Indonesia joined the ranks with the first four ASEAN countries including Malaysia, Singapore, Philippines and Thailand to have enacted laws relating to personal data protection. On January 28th, Indonesia’s Ministry of Communication and Information Technology announced that the final draft for the Personal Data Protection Act has been s
Publish At:2020-10-07 13:41 | Read:531 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Digital ID Laws and regulations Asia Data Priv

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