Bill Toulas

An open-source advocate who has been writing about Linux and SaaS tools for years. Having entered the fascinating world of InfoSec now, he reports on the daily news and developments in the fields of data privacy, data breaches, software vulnerabilities, phishing campaigns, malware, and all things "online danger". Contact me at "billtoulas@technadu.com"
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Norway Publishes Intention to Fine Disqus €2.5 million

The data protection authority in Norway is readying to fine Disqus $3 million for GDPR violations.The commenting system is reportedly collecting user...

Leaky Peloton API Allowed Anyone to Access Private User Data

The Peloton app API allowed any user to access someone else’s data even if they were in “private” mode.Peloton failed to address...

The Conti Group Claims to Have Stolen the Data of ‘Mission Imprintables’ Clients

The Conti ransomware gang claims to have compromised ‘Mission Imprintables.’The actors are allegedly holding sensitive details on the platform’s clients, orders, and...

Federal Court in Canada Rules that TV Boxes With KODI Aren’t Intrinsically Pirate Enablers

Canadian court bashes Allarco by denying to approve its request for a permanent injunction.The plaintiff has failed to prove that Canadian retailers...

A Wave of New ‘Panda Stealer’ Strain Infections Troubling Crypto-Holders

There’s a new info stealer distributed aggressively in certain countries, and it’s called ‘Panda Stealer.’The malware is mainly going against digital crypto...

Dell Releases Fix for Decades-Old Vulnerability Affecting 100 Million PCs

Dell has fixed a vulnerability that loomed in its PCs for 12 years, and which they knew about for two.The problem is...

Video-Sharing Social Network ‘Triller’ Warns That VPN Pirates Are Not Safe

‘Triller’ has given pirates of its MMA Fight stream one month to pay the requested settlement amount.The platform warns that even those...

The REvil Ransomware Gang Lists Three New Engineering Makers as Victims

REvil has listed three big engineering companies on its press release portal.All three have a long history and a global market presence,...

‘ShinyHunters’ Is Sharing the Entire WedMeGood Stolen Database for Free

ShinyHunters is back to free data leaks, and this time the victim is WebMeGood.The data broker is currently sharing a 4.3 GB...