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Estée Lauder Exposes 440M Records, with Email Addresses, Network Info

Middleware data was exposed, which can create a secondary path for malware through which applications and data can be compromised.

By |2020-02-11T13:52:03-05:00February 11th, 2020|440 million records, Breach, cloud database, Cloud Security, Customer Records, data breach, data exposure, email addresses, estee lauder, Middleware, misconfiguration, network information, Web Security|Comments Off on Estée Lauder Exposes 440M Records, with Email Addresses, Network Info

Equifax Breach: Four Members of Chinese Military Charged with Hacking

Feds have charged four members of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) in connection with the infamous 2017 Equifax breach.

By |2020-02-10T12:32:30-05:00February 10th, 2020|apache struts flaw, Breach, china hacks, Chinese people's liberation army, Chinese PLA, data breach, Equifax, Equifax breach, Government, hack, hackers, personal data|Comments Off on Equifax Breach: Four Members of Chinese Military Charged with Hacking

A sloppy click can exfiltrate your important data!

Phishing email still remains one of the top malware propagation medium. Recently, we came across an interesting phishing email containing couple of Jumpshare links pointing to malicious components. Jumpshare is an online file sharing service and often cyber criminals abuse these kind of file sharing services. Upon clicking on one of the links in…

Facebook to Pay $550M to Settle Class Action Case Over Facial Recognition

The settlement in a case over the social network’s Tag Suggestions feature is the latest financial blow the company has taken over its handling of user privacy.

By |2020-01-30T07:05:40-05:00January 30th, 2020|Biometrics, cambridge analytica, class action suit, data breach, Facebook, facial recognition, fine, privacy, Settlement, tag suggestions, user privacy|Comments Off on Facebook to Pay $550M to Settle Class Action Case Over Facial Recognition

Critical Flaws in Magento e-Commerce Platform Allow Code-Execution

Admins are encouraged to update their websites to stave off attacks from Magecart card-skimmers and others.

By |2020-01-29T10:27:13-05:00January 29th, 2020|adobe, Breach, Card Skimmers, code execution, Credit Card Theft, critical security bugs, Cross Site Scripting, data breach, magecart, Magento, security patches, sql injection, Update, version 2.3.4, Vulnerabilities, Web Security, XSS|Comments Off on Critical Flaws in Magento e-Commerce Platform Allow Code-Execution

Wawa Breach May Have Affected More Than 30 Million Customers

Hefty collection of U.S. and international payment cards from the incident revealed in December found up for sale on dark-web marketplace Joker’s Stash.

By |2020-01-29T06:57:01-05:00January 29th, 2020|Breach, Dark Web, data breach, Fraud, fraud marketplace, Gemini Advisory, Hacking, Hacks, Joker’s Stash, Malware, payment cards, the home depot, Wawa|Comments Off on Wawa Breach May Have Affected More Than 30 Million Customers

Ako Ransomware targeting businesses using RaaS

Ako Ransomware targeting businesses using RaaS Quick Heal security researchers recently observed ransomware that uses RaaS (Ransomware as a Service) which is a subpart of MaaS (Malware as a Service). Before delving into the AKO ransomware or RaaS, one must understand what Malware as a Service means, as it is…

By |2020-01-24T06:00:51-05:00January 24th, 2020|Computer Security Terms, Cyber crime, Cyber safety, data breach, email, Encryption, Enterprise, Malware, ransomware, Security, Spam, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Ako Ransomware targeting businesses using RaaS