WEEK OF NOVEMBER 04, 2019

Adobe left 7.5 million Creative Cloud user records exposed online   The basic customer details of nearly 7.5 million Adobe Creative Cloud users were exposed on the internet inside an Elasticsearch database that was left connected online without a password. The...

WEEK OF OCTOBER 29, 2019

Zappos data breach settlement: users get 10% store discount, lawyers get $1.6m   Seven-year-old class-action lawsuit nears its end; Zappos data breach settlement: users get only a meagre 10% discount while their lawyers are set to receive $1.6M. More than 24...

Week of October 21, 2019

Hackers breach Volusion and start collecting card details from thousands of sites   Hackers have breached Volusion, a provider of cloud-hosted online stores, and are collecting personal card details from thousands of sites. The hackers are delivering malicious...

Week of October 14, 2019

Alabama hospitals forced to close after ransomware attack   Three hospitals in Alabama were forced to close due to a ransomware¬†attack; this comes several days after a similar attack took place in seven hospitals in Victoria, Australia. Nonprofit firm, DCH Health...

Week of October 09, 2019

Smishing is the latest Social Security scam going around   Smushing (SMS + Phishing) is the latest social security scam in which hackers are trying to fool people into disclosing their private information or downloading malicious code to their mobile phones....