Category: data breach

Human error causes health data breach of 1.6 M Puerto Ricans
cyber, cyber security

Human error causes health data breach of 1.6 M Puerto Ricans

A human error caused by information technology vendor Inmediata Health Group is reported to have led to the leak of health data related to more ... Read More

After Meltdown and Spectre, meet a new set of Intel chip flaws
CyberScoop, hardware vulnerabilities

After Meltdown and Spectre, meet a new set of Intel chip flaws

Intel Xeon CPU on a computer motherboard. The Xeon is a brand of microprocessors manufactured by Intel Corporation, targeted at the server system markets. The ... Read More

Cisco router vulnerabilities could future prevent software updates
Cisco, CyberScoop

Cisco router vulnerabilities could future prevent software updates

(Haydn Blackey / Flickr)technology Written by Sean Lyngaas May 14, 2019 | CYBERSCOOP A pair of vulnerabilities in Cisco routers could, when exploited in tandem, ... Read More

Binance cryptocurrency exchange blames hackers in theft of $40 million in bitcoin
Binance, bitcoin

Binance cryptocurrency exchange blames hackers in theft of $40 million in bitcoin

financial Written by Jeff Stone May 8, 2019 | CYBERSCOOP Thieves have stolen more than $40 million worth of bitcoin from Binance, one of the ... Read More

Data Breach at Freedom Mobile Canada leaks info of 15000 customers
canada, cyber

Data Breach at Freedom Mobile Canada leaks info of 15000 customers

Canada based 4th largest wireless telecommunications provider ‘Freedom Mobile’ has made it official that a security lapse on one its servers has led to the ... Read More

Jolted by Meltdown and Spectre, Intel aims to accelerate patching process
CyberScoop, hardware

Jolted by Meltdown and Spectre, Intel aims to accelerate patching process

(Flickr user lungstruck // CC-BY-2.0)technology Written by Sean Lyngaas May 3, 2019 | CYBERSCOOP For years, software, not hardware, has dominated the cybersecurity industry’s efforts ... Read More

Extortionists leak data of huge firms after IT provider refuses to pay
A Zero Day Latest News, Citycomp

Extortionists leak data of huge firms after IT provider refuses to pay

The data was published after "Boris Bullet-Dodger" failed to get Citycomp to cough up. . Extortionists leak data of huge firms after IT provider refuses ... Read More