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Swedish Authorities, Banks Hit by Security Data Leak: Report

Details of bank vault floor plans, alarm systems and the security arrangements for Swedish authorities have been leaked online after a security company was hacked, local media reported Tuesday.A total of 19 gigabytes of information and around 38,000 files were stolen from security group Gunnebo by one or more hackers in August, according to newspaper Dagens
Publish At:2020-10-27 11:40 | Read:92 | Comments:0 | Tags:NEWS & INDUSTRY Cybercrime security data leak

Amazon sacks insiders over data leak, alerts customers

Amazon has recently terminated employees responsible for leaking customer data, including their email addresses, to an unaffiliated third-party in violation of company policies.The company has sent out an email announcement to affected customers following the incident.Affected Amazon customers confusedOver the weekend, reports emerged on Twitter of
Publish At:2020-10-27 05:30 | Read:100 | Comments:0 | Tags:Security Legal data leak

Barnes & Noble hit by Egregor ransomware, strange data leaked

The Egregor ransomware gang is claiming responsibility for the cyberattack on U.S. Bookstore giant Barnes & Noble on October 10th, 2020. The attackers state that they stole unencrypted files as part of the attack.Barnes & Noble is the largest brick-and-mortar bookseller in the United States, with over 600 bookstores in fifty states. The bookseller al
Publish At:2020-10-20 17:30 | Read:156 | Comments:0 | Tags:Security ransomware data leak

MMO game Street Mobster leaking data of 1.9 million users due to critical vulnerability

Researchers discovered that MMO game Street Mobster is leaking data of 1.9 million users due to SQL Injection critical vulnerability. Attackers could exploit the SQL Injection flaw to compromise the game’s database and steal user data. Original Post: https://cybernews.com/street-mobster-game-leaking-data-of-2-million-players The CyberNews.com Invest
Publish At:2020-10-20 13:17 | Read:180 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach data leak Gaming Hacking hacking n

ThunderX Ransomware rebrands as Ranzy Locker, adds data leak site

ThunderX has changed its name to Ranzy Locker and launched a data leak site where they shame victims who do not pay the ransom.ThunderX is a ransomware operation that was launched at the end of August 2020. Soon after launching, weaknesses were found in the ransomware that allowed a free decryptor to be released by Tesorion.The ransomware operators quickly f
Publish At:2020-10-16 19:54 | Read:173 | Comments:0 | Tags:Security ransomware data leak

Crytek hit by Egregor ransomware, Ubisoft data leaked

The Egregor ransomware gang has hit game developer Crytek in a confirmed ransomware attack and leaked what they claim are files stolen from Ubisoft's network.Ubisoft and Crytek are both well-known game developers with corporate headquarters in France and Germany, respectively.This week, the Egregor ransomware game posted archives containing unencrypted files
Publish At:2020-10-15 16:36 | Read:105 | Comments:0 | Tags:Security ransomware data leak

Researchers found alleged sensitive documents of NATO and Turkey

Security experts from Cyble found alleged sensitive documents of NATO and Turkey, is it a case of cyber hacktivism or cyber espionage? Researchers from the US-based firm Cyble recently came across a post shared by an unknown threat actor that goes online with the moniker Spectre123, where he has allegedly leaked the sensitive documents of NATO and Havelsa
Publish At:2020-10-12 05:20 | Read:81 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach Deep Web Intelligence Dark Web dat

Data from Airlink International UAE leaked on multiple dark web forums

Cybersecurity researchers from Cyble have spotted a threat actor sharing leaked data of Airlink International UAE for free on two different platforms. Cybersecurity researchers from Cyble have found a threat actor sharing leaked data of Airlink International UAE for free on two platforms on the dark web. The availability of the data on the dark web cou
Publish At:2020-10-08 09:11 | Read:166 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach Deep Web Airlink International Dar

Australian social news platform leaks 80,000 user records

Cybernews has found an exposed data bucket that belongs to the Australian news sharing platform Snewpit containing around 80,000 user records. Original post at https://cybernews.com/security/australian-social-news-platform-leaks-80000-user-records/ To increase efforts to secure user data, Snewpit will be reviewing “all server logs and access control se
Publish At:2020-10-05 11:30 | Read:256 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach data leak Hacking hacking news inf

New Jersey hospital paid ransomware gang $670K to prevent data leak

University Hospital New Jersey in Newark, New Jersey, paid a $670,000 ransomware demand this month to prevent the publishing of 240 GB of stolen data, including patient info.The attack on the hospital occurred in early September by a ransomware operation known as SunCrypt, who infiltrates a network, steals unencrypted files, and then encrypts all of the
Publish At:2020-10-03 12:30 | Read:250 | Comments:0 | Tags:Security ransomware data leak

Developer successfully compiled leaked source code for MS Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 OSs

Last week, the source code for MS Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 OSs were leaked online, now a developer successfully compiled them. Last week, the source code for Microsoft’s Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 operating systems was published as a torrent file on the bulletin board website 4chan. This is the first time that the source code of Microsof
Publish At:2020-09-30 17:52 | Read:259 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Security data leak Hacking hacking news inform

Mount Locker Ransomware Demanding Ransom Payments in the Millions

A new ransomware strain called “Mount Locker” is demanding that victims pay multi-million dollar ransom payments to recover their data.According to Bleeping Computer, the ransomware first began making the rounds in July 2020.The malicious actors responsible for this threat took a cue from other crypto-malware gangs by stealing victims’ unen
Publish At:2020-09-30 12:20 | Read:126 | Comments:0 | Tags:IT Security and Data Protection Latest Security News Data Le

CVE-2020-24721: Corona Exposure Notifications API: risk of coercion/data leakage [vs]

-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----Hash: SHA256 (Corona) Exposure Notifications API for Apple iOS and Google Android risk of coercion/data leakage post notification CVE-2020-24721 / CVSS v3.1 score: 5.9 AV:P/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:N/E:H/RL:U/RC:C/CR:H/I
Publish At:2020-09-30 10:05 | Read:155 | Comments:0 | Tags: data leak

University Hospital New Jersey hit by SunCrypt ransomware, data leaked

University Hospital New Jersey (UHNJ) has suffered a massive 48,000 document data breach after a ransomware operation leaked their stolen data.Established in 1994, the University Hospital is a New Jersey state-owned teaching hospital that provides medical care to residents.The hospital runs on a $626 million budget and has over 3,500 employees, 519 lice
Publish At:2020-09-16 14:00 | Read:310 | Comments:0 | Tags:Security ransomware data leak

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:228 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach Digital ID data breach data leak d

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