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Cryptocurrency exchange BuyUcoin hacked, data of 325K+ users leaked

Indian cryptocurrency exchange Buyucoin suffered a security incident, threat actors leaked sensitive data of 325K users. A new incident involving a cryptocurrency exchange made the headlines, the India-based cryptocurrency exchange suffered a security incident, threat actors leaked sensitive data of 325K users on the Dark Web. Leaked data includes nam
Publish At:2021-01-25 05:48 | Read:102 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Deep Web Digital ID BuyUcoin Darkw

ADT employee pleads guilty for accessing cameras installed by the company

A former ADT employee pleads guilty for accessing the cameras he installed at the home of the company’s customers in the Dallas area. Telesforo Aviles (35) is a former ADT employee that pleaded for accessing the cameras he installed at the home of the company’s customers. Every time the man worked at the home of a customer in the Dallas are
Publish At:2021-01-23 18:42 | Read:182 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Digital ID ADT Hacking hacking new

Livecoin halted operations after the December attack

The Russian cryptocurrency exchange Livecoin has announced it is terminating its operation following the December cyberattack.  The Russian cryptocurrency exchange was hacked on Christmas Eve, it published a message on its website warning customers to stop using its services. “Dear clients, we ask you to stop using our service in all meanings: don
Publish At:2021-01-20 12:42 | Read:182 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Digital ID Hacking information security news I

German laptop retailer fined €10.4m under GDPR for video-monitoring employees

German data regulator LfD announced a €10.4M fine under GDPR against the online laptop and electronic goods retailer NBB for video-monitoring employees. The State Commissioner for Data Protection (LfD) Lower Saxony announced a €10.4 million fine under the GDPR against an online laptop and electronic goods retailer NBB’s (notebooksbilliger.de) for video-mo
Publish At:2021-01-18 06:06 | Read:119 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Digital ID Laws and regulations GDPR Hacking h

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:172 | 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:262 | 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:312 | 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:204 | 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:306 | 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:201 | 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:404 | 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:253 | 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:381 | 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:437 | 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:487 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Digital ID Belarus Censorship Hacking hacking

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