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Hotel booking service Groupize allegedly exposed sensitive data contained in unsecured AWS storage bucket

Security researchers discovered that hotel booking service Groupize allegedly exposed sensitive data contained in unsecured AWS storage bucket Security experts continue to discover unsecured AWS storage bucket leaking sensitive data. Last discovery in order of time is an AWS storage related to the hotel booking service Groupize, it was discovered by Kromtech
Publish At:2017-08-23 05:05 | Read:72 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach Amazon AWS data leak Groupize Maci

Misconfigured AWS S3 exposed 1.8 million US voter records

More than 1.8 million voter records belonging to Americans have been accidentally leaked online by a US voting machine supplier for dozens of US states. It has happened again, more than 1.8 million voter records belonging to Americans have been accidentally leaked online by a US voting machine supplier for dozens of US states. The voter records were left op
Publish At:2017-08-18 14:30 | Read:157 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Digital ID Hacking AWS S3 Chris Vickery data b

Hackers leaked data from alleged Mandiant FireEye ‘breach’ under #OpLeakTheAnalyst.

Late Sunday evening, hackers leaked details alleged stolen from a compromised system maintained by Adi Peretz, a Senior Analyst at Mandiant. Late Sunday evening, hackers have posted details alleged stolen from a system belonging to Adi Peretz, a Senior Threat Intelligence Analyst at security firm FireEye/Mandiant. The leaked archive is a 337MB PST file conta
Publish At:2017-08-01 00:45 | Read:373 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach Hacking #OpLeakTheAnalyst data bre

More than 14 Million Verizon Customers’ records exposed by a third party firm

Data belonging to 14 million U.S.-based Verizon customers have been exposed on an unprotected AWS Server by a partner of the telecommunications company. The notorious security expert Chris Vickery, UpGuard director of cyber risk research. as made another disconcerting discovery, more than 14 million US customers’ personal details have been exposed a
Publish At:2017-07-14 00:15 | Read:217 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach Chris Vickery data breach data lea

Why AA didn’t inform customers after a massive data leak

A backup containing sensitive information on more than 100,000 AA customers was exposed online, but the company didn’t disclose the incident. UK car insurance company AA is being heavily criticized over its handling of a data breach that exposed customer email addresses and partial credit card number in April. A server misconfiguration is the root caus
Publish At:2017-07-05 13:45 | Read:248 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach AA data leak Pierluigi Paganini se

UK Parliament shut down external access to email accounts after cyberattack

The UK Parliament has suffered the biggest ever cyber attack against the email systems, it shut down external access to mitigate the threat. The UK Parliament has shut down external access to e-mail accounts on Saturday after a cyberattack. According to the authorities, the attack was “sustained and determined,” hackers launched a prolonged brute
Publish At:2017-06-25 14:20 | Read:190 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber warfare Hacking Intelligence dara breach

32TB of Windows 10 internal builds and portions of core source code leaked online

A massive dump of Microsoft’s confidential Windows 10 internal builds, and the source codes for private software has been leaked online. A huge trove of Microsoft internal Windows operating system builds and portions of core source code have leaked online. The news was first reported by The Register, the 32TB of official and non-public installation ima
Publish At:2017-06-24 19:56 | Read:336 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach Hacking data breach data leak Micr

UK politicians’ login credentials up for sale in the dark web

Russians hackers are offering for sale on the dark web login credentials of thousands of top UK politicians, top officials, and diplomats. According to The Times, Russians hackers are selling on the dark web login credentials of thousands of top UK politicians, top officials, and diplomats. Journalists at the British newspaper have found two huge lists of st
Publish At:2017-06-24 01:30 | Read:425 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Data Breach Deep Web dara breach D

DRA firm left 1.1 TB of data unsecured on an Amazon S3, 198 million US voter records exposed

The popular security expert Chris Vickery revealed the DRA firm left 1.1 TB of data unsecured on an Amazon S3, 198 million US voter records exposed. Researcher Chris Vickery has found nearly 200 million voter records in an unsecured Amazon S3 bucket maintained by Deep Root Analytics (DRA), it is the largest exposure of its kind in history. The records includ
Publish At:2017-06-19 11:00 | Read:278 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach Digital ID Chris Vickery data brea

FBI arrests NSA contractor Reality Leigh Winner for leaking top-secret report

The FBI agents arrested the NSA contractor Reality Leigh Winner for leaking the top-secret report, here’s how she was identified. Yesterday the online news outlet The Intercept published a top-secret NSA report that shows Russian state-sponsored hackers tried repeatedly to hack the US voting systems before last 2016 Presidential election. A few hours
Publish At:2017-06-07 04:20 | Read:289 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Intelligence data leak Hacking NSA Russia top-

Top Defense contractor left Pentagon docs unsecured on Amazon server

A top defense contractor left tens of thousands sensitive Pentagon documents on Amazon Server Without any protection in places. The popular security expert Chris Vickery discovered more than 60,000 sensitive files belonging to a US military project for the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) left on Amazon cloud storage server without authenticati
Publish At:2017-06-01 12:20 | Read:388 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach Chris Vickery data leak Defense co

While Trump confirms information sharing with Russians, CIA and NSA leaks threaten Global Security

Opponents of U.S. President Trump are currently locked into scoring political points over alleged leaks from the White House during a meeting with top Russian envoys. Yet, classified details of the meeting leaked to press outlets by either the CIA or NSA shows massive breaches of valuable sources and details from inside U.S. intelligence agencies are now dam
Publish At:2017-05-18 16:45 | Read:347 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Intelligence data leak Espionage President Tru

Information Security Practices of Aadhaar – 135 Million Indian government payment card details leaked

A CIS study estimated number of Aadhaar numbers leaked through 4 gov portals could be around 135 million and 100M bank account numbers. The Aadhaar is the world’s largest biometric ID system, with over 1.123 billion enrolled members as of 28 February 2017. The role of the system is crucial for both authenticating and authorizing transactions and is a pillar
Publish At:2017-05-03 14:15 | Read:457 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach Digital ID Aadhaar data breach dat

Expert discovered online data belonging to the trading firm AMP

Security expert Chris Vickery reported a data breach at online trading firm AMP that exposed customer credit reports, and Social Security numbers. The popular security expert Chris Vickery has discovered a new data breach that affected the AMP online trading firm that exposed thousands of files, including credit reports, passport scans, and customer chat log
Publish At:2017-04-29 09:30 | Read:529 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach AMP data breach data leak Finance

Technical issue at the Jharkhand govt website caused the exposure of more than 1.4 million Aadhaar numbers

Personal information associated with more than a million Aadhaar numbers published on Jharkhand govt website due to a technical problem. Digital identities of more than a million citizens have been exposed due to a coding error on a website maintained by the Jharkhand Directorate of Social Security. “We got to know about it this week itself. Our programmers
Publish At:2017-04-26 07:51 | Read:676 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach Digital ID Aadhaar data breach dat

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