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 "contact@technadu.com"
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Two Greeks Arrested in European Pirate IPTV Network Crackdown

The Greek police have arrested two men in Athens and Thessaloniki, over copyright infringement and money laundering accusations. The streaming bust wasn’t...

A Massive 1.7 Terabytes of Russian Telco Information Was Exposed

An unprotected Rsync server in Russia exposed 1.7 terabytes of crucial technical data about telecommunications in the country. The greatest problem was...

Researchers Reveal that Smart TVs Send Private Data to Various Third Parties

Smart TVs or any IoT device whatsoever is not keeping your data strictly at home. Researchers found that all of our smart...

Google Assistant Goes Offline and is Tested Throughout India

Google Assistant will now be reachable via phone across India for Vodafone subscribers. People who don’t have access to the internet will...

DDoS Actors are Hitting Multiplayer Games Hard and With New Methods

The gaming industry is taking massive blows from DDoS actors, losing money and customers. DDoS methods have gotten more sophisticated, harder to...

Magecart Skimming Actors Now Target Hotel Booking Mobile Sites

Two large hotel chains have had their payment webpages compromised by card skimming scripts. The Magecart campaign is based on the injection...

WannaCry is Still Haunting IT Administrators as New Variants Pop Up

New WannaCry iterations pop up all the time, targeting systems from all around the world. Researchers have detected over 12000 different versions...

Report Warns About the Growing Problem of E-Commerce Bots

Imperva warns about the growing issue of bad bots, especially in e-commerce platforms.  The various types of bots are deployed from multiple actors,...

Banking Trojan Database Exposes Financial Details of Millions of Victims

Two unprotected MongoDB instances were accessible without password and indexed by search engines. The databases contained 2.2 million passwords belonging to about...