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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All Facebook Users on the iOS Have Been Logged Out

Something happened with the Facebook app on iOS, as all users have been logged out.Those with 2FA enabled are having a hard...

Hospital in Belgium Forced to Redirect Patients Due to Cyberattack

A hospital in Tournai, Belgium, is dealing with a widespread infection that has affected 27% of its systems.The hospital is forced to...

How an Email Sent to Kindle Could Lead to Root RCE on the Device

Kindle devices using outdated firmware are vulnerable to root RCE by MOBI files arriving via email.The attack called “KindleDrip” involves three individual...

SonicWall’s ‘NetExtender VPN’ Hacked by Highly Sophisticated Actors

Highly sophisticated actors have managed to infiltrate SonicWall using zero-days against its own products.The firm has detected the activity and identified the...

Adult Streaming Site MyFreeCams Was Hacked and 2 Million User Records Are on Sale Now

MyFreeCams had suffered a data breach ten years ago, but the data has appeared for sale just now. The seller has already...

UK Government Distributes Malware-Ridden Laptops to Students

The British government has provided students in need with laptops that come pre-loaded with a dangerous worm.The DfE believes this is a...

Parler’s Permanent Lifeboat Is About to Get Punctured

The anti-DDoS and security protection internet firm that offered its services to Parler is about to lose two-thirds of its IPs.The company...

Payments Through iOS Apps in Europe to Become More Secure

Apple prepares to ramp up the security of iOS app payments as required by new EU law.Users who are attempting to pay...

Pluto TV Preparing Launch in France on February 8, 2021

Pluto TV is soon to head to France, adding another big European market pool to the platform.Several French publishers and broadcasters will...