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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U.S. Lawmakers Submitted Law Proposal to Help Consumers Cancel Their Subscriptions

American Senators prepare a new law that would help make unsubscribing easier.Too many companies currently exploit the gap in the legislation, engaging...

Support for Old GPRS-Era Encryption Standard Creates Security Issues on Modern Smartphones

Several new models of smartphones still support old network encryption standards from decades ago.This creates a set of problems as there’s a...

Scammers Are Now Sending Fake Ledger USB Devices Over Post Mail

Ledger phishing campaigns are getting increasingly sophisticated and elaborate, as Reddit users report.Some people report receiving “Nano X” replacements via post mail,...

There Are Hundreds of Thousands of Netflix and Disney+ Accounts Offered for Purchase on the Dark Web

At least 220,000 unique and verified Disney+ and Netflix accounts were offered on the dark web throughout the last year.The number of...

Operator of the “Crypt4U” Service Faces up to 15 Years of Imprisonment in the U.S.

A Russian national who operated a popular crypting service has been convicted in the U.S.The man was linked with the infamous “Kelihos”...

Six Members of the “Clop” Ransomware Group Were Arrested in Ukraine

Six hackers who are linked with the “Clop” ransomware operation were arrested in Ukraine.The particular group had done great damage to American...

Windows 11 Will Be Released on June 24, 2021: Here’s What It Looks Like

Microsoft will present the next major release of Windows next week, and it’s going to be called Windows 11.It looks very close...

‘Humber River Hospital’ Shuts Down Essential Services Due to Ransomware Attack

A large hospital in Toronto suffered a ransomware attack with a new strain exploiting a zero-day flaw.The administration stated that no sensitive...

Researchers Claim to Have Developed the Most Secure Computing Environment in History

University researchers have presented a novel I/O separation model that guarantees secure computing.This system would keep user data safe from malware even...