You may have heard of the CEO scam: that’s where spear-phishers impersonate a CEO to hit up a company for sensitive information.
That’s what happened to Snapchat, when an… 654 more words
Who hacked Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta?
…and the Democratic National Committee (DNC)?
…and the US election?
Back in July, security firm SecureWorks pointed the finger at Russia: over the course of the past year, it’s been tracking the Russian hacking group Fancy Bear and its spearphishing attacks, launched with… 721 more words
On 13 September, a hacking group called Fancy Bears published stolen medical data from the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA).
The data revealed the names of athletes allowed to take otherwise banned substances for medical reasons. 388 more words