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Uber Paid Hackers $100k To Burrow 2016 Abstracts Breach

What’s abnormally alarming about the abstracts aperture is not its admeasurement – antecedent attacks on Yahoo, Equifax, Anthem, and Target were analogously beyond – but how Uber handled it. 978 more words

On "Data Breaches, Phishing or Malware?"

In my opinion this article “Data breaches, phishing, or malware? Understanding the risks of stolen credentials” by researchers from Google et al., is impressive: hard data which should make all of us (IT security practitioners) think and help improve the security of IT services, now.

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Marissa Mayer sounds distraught over Yahoo’s massive data breach

Former Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer appeared distraught at a US Senate hearing Wednesday (Nov. 8) on the unprecedented data breaches at the company during her tenure. 573 more words

BetaNews: More than seven billion records exposed in 2017 data breaches

BetaNews: More than seven billion records exposed in 2017 data breaches. “The first three quarters of 2017 have seen 3,833 breaches reported, exposing over seven billion records, according to a new report. 42 more words

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The Register: Virtually everyone in Malaysia pwned in telco, govt data hack spree

The Register: Virtually everyone in Malaysia pwned in telco, govt data hack spree. “The personal data of millions of Malaysians has been swiped by hackers who raided government servers and databases at a dozen telcos in the southeast Asia nation. 48 more words

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“The cybersecurity expert who shared the list with Mother Jones says he could find no legitimate use for the subdomains. He notes that the full scope of the attackers’ breach of the Trump Organization domains remains unclear, but he adds that the hackers who have launched attacks from this block of IP addresses have the ability to wage highly sophisticated cyber assaults.

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