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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Lenovo to Pay 20,000 EUR in Damages for Consumer Abuse

Lenovo has lost a case against an FSFE member who wanted to make an example out of its practices.A court has recently...

‘Mariana Tek’ Exposes 1.5 Million User Records via Unprotected AWS Bucket

Mariana Tek has exposed a large number of fitness, wellness, and spa customers via an unsecured bucket.The company responded immediately to the...

U.S. Court Awards DISH Network Statutory Damages of $16.8 Million

DISH has won a huge statutory damage compensation order, but it’s unlikely to receive any money.The defendant lives in Pakistan and will...

‘DDoSecrets’ Is Soon to Publish 70GB of Far-Right Detestation Coming Straight From ‘Gab’

70GB of data deriving from a hack against Gab, the far-right social media network, is now in the hands of ‘DDoSecrets.’The collective...

‘Povlsomware’ Ransomware May Not Be Used Only by Researchers

An “educational” ransomware tool called Povlsomware could turn into a powerful commodity for malicious actors.The particular ransomware tool is set to be...

Browser Extension Developers Turn to Code Injection for Monetization

A significant number of browser extensions rely on code injection to monetize their add-ons.Most of these extensions are poorly maintained or lack...

Chinese State-Supported Actors Target India’s Power Grid

Chinese hackers are systematically targeting key power grid units in India, creating disruption when needed.The hackers have been engaging in this activity...

More iPhone 13 Rumors Claim the Existence of 1TB Storage Option

The iPhone 13 is rumored to offer a 1TB storage option on the top of the range.Moreover, the new generation will feature...

‘RuTracker’ Crowdfunds the Seeding of Old and Rare Torrents

Torrent tracking platform ‘RuTracker’ is crowdfunding the expansion of its seeding storage.The site wants to support older, rare, and generally hard-to-find torrents...