Tag: Cyber Security

Alphabet shuts down Google+ after data leak it has known about since March is exposed

WSJ reports that Google decided not to disclose the leak earlier partly due to fears of regulatory scrutiny.

List of data breaches and cyber attacks in September 2018 – 925,633,824 records leaked

It’s time for the month’s list of breaches and cyber attacks, and it’s a big one.

Air Canada app data breach involves passport numbers!

Air Canada's app has suffered a data breach resulting in the suspected loss of thousands of its customers' personal details.

Just as critics feared, Fortnite for Android came with an epic security risk

Google has disclosed a huge vulnerability in Epic Games’ original Fortnite installer for Android, one that could have taken advantage of the Fortnite installer to install and launch a rogue app.

SMB Employees Fail to Take Cyber Threats Seriously

Small businesses that fail to offer security training remain at risk from employee ignorance, a new study finds.

Fake Fortnite for Android links found on YouTube

The extremely popular video game Fortnite is coming to Android sometime this summer, and the fanbase is going wild. Not surprisingly, mobile malware developers are taking advantage.

Bible Society fined £100k for cyber hack of 417,000 Christian backers

The password was the same as the username on the account, set up in 2009 but not hacked until November 2016!

Crypto Me0wing Attacks: Kitty Cashes in on Monero

The internet has been the gateway to fame for many a cat, but the latest vulnerability, the "Kitty" malware, has gained popularity for more nefarious reasons.

NATO triumphs in cyber defense exercise

International alliance proves its mettle in defending complex networks.

Irony of leaky app at RSA Conference not lost on attendees

Every once in a while, 280 characters can make people scratch their heads. Learning about a security flaw in a mobile app designed for a security conference is one of those things that people find puzzling. Or not.

Cybersecurity Awareness Must Generate From The Top

A culture is created where security isn’t just a cost center or a required set of checkboxes, but rather a game plan to better enable the business.

6 ways to make Smart Cities Cybersecurity-proof

How smart cities must adjust and adapt to the requirements of the new cybersecurity landscape.