Category: data breach

Mattress Company Leaks Data Records of 387K Customers
Black Hat 2019, breach

Mattress Company Leaks Data Records of 387K Customers

The administrator of your personal data will be Threatpost, Inc., 500 Unicorn Park, Woburn, MA 01801. Detailed information on the processing of personal data can ... Read More

What would a vulnerability disclosure program look like for voting equipment? Expect an RFI soon
Christopher Wlaschin, CyberScoop

What would a vulnerability disclosure program look like for voting equipment? Expect an RFI soon

Christopher Wlaschin speaks Oct. 18, 2017, at CyberTalks in Washington, D.C. (CyberScoop)technology Written by Sean Lyngaas Sep 19, 2019 | CYBERSCOOP Voting-equipment vendors are preparing ... Read More

Payment Card Breach Hits 8 Cities Using Vulnerable Bill Portal
Black Hat 2019, breach

Payment Card Breach Hits 8 Cities Using Vulnerable Bill Portal

Eight cities have been hit by a data breach targeting payment cards. . Payment Card Breach Hits 8 Cities Using Vulnerable Bill Portal ThreatpostSource link Read More

Is Your Medical Data Safe? 16 Million Medical Scans Left Out in the Open
Consumer Threat Notices, Cyber Security JOBS

Is Your Medical Data Safe? 16 Million Medical Scans Left Out in the Open

Have you ever needed to get an X-ray or an MRI for an injury? It turns out that these images, as well as the health data ... Read More

Marc Rogers: Success of Anonymous Bug Submission Program ‘Takes A Village’
Black Hat 2019, bug

Marc Rogers: Success of Anonymous Bug Submission Program ‘Takes A Village’

Marc Rogers discusses the logistics behind a recently-proposed anonymous bug submission program, meant to encourage ethical hackers to submit high-level bugs anonymously. . Marc Rogers: ... Read More

Rethinking Responsibilities and Remedies in Social-Engineering Attacks
Black Hat 2019, breach

Rethinking Responsibilities and Remedies in Social-Engineering Attacks

The idea that humans are the weakest link shouldn't guide the thinking on social-engineering defense. . Rethinking Responsibilities and Remedies in Social-Engineering Attacks ThreatpostSource link Read More

Personal data of entire 20M Ecuador populace leaked Online
cyber, cyber security

Personal data of entire 20M Ecuador populace leaked Online

Cyber Security teams working for the Ecuador government have been pressed into service to investigate sprawling data breach in which personal data of more than ... Read More

Russian hacker to plead guilty in connection with 2014 breach at JPMorgan Chase
Andrei Tyurin, CyberScoop

Russian hacker to plead guilty in connection with 2014 breach at JPMorgan Chase

(Getty Images)financial Written by Jeff Stone Sep 17, 2019 | CYBERSCOOP A Russian man accused of hacking into U.S. financial networks has agreed to plead ... Read More

Cyber attack news headlines trending on Google
cyber, Cyber Attack

Cyber attack news headlines trending on Google

Chicago based Phillip Capital, a Commodity and Security Brokerage company has been asked to pay a penalty of $1.5 million to the federal government. US ... Read More