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Data Enrichment Industry Responsible for a Massive Data Leak Affecting 1.2 Billion Individuals

A customer of two data enrichment companies has exposed the data of around 1.2 billion people. The data was already available online, but its current utilization goes beyond the initial consent given...
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T-Mobile Admits Data Breach Which Exposed Prepaid Customer PII

T-Mobile has exposed an undisclosed number of prepaid WiFi customers in a data breach. The telecom company is sending notifications urging people to update their account PINs. Allegedly, no financial information,...
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High-Profile Android Applications Ridden by Old and Known Flaws

Many widely used applications on the Android ecosystem are using vulnerable native libraries. The app maintainers don’t pay much attention to the code of the components they get from the shelf. ...
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French Hospital had 6000 Computers Locked Down by Ransomware Attack

 A hospital in Northern France is trying to disinfect 6000 of their computers from a ransomware worm. The caregiving services have been severely impacted, but personnel claims the situation is manageable. ...
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Mobile Shopping Apps Evaluation Report Raises Security and Privacy Concerns

Zimperium looked deep inside 60 mobile shopping apps, and the results are worrying, to say the least. Most of the apps expose sensitive user data and are vulnerable to reverse engineering. ...
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A New Massive 2.2 Million Password Data Dump is Shared on the Dark Web

The personal details and hashed passwords of 2.2 million users are currently being shared online. One of the platforms who have exposed the data admitted the incident but offered a very different...
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Google and Samsung Camera Vulnerabilities Exposed by Researchers

Researchers discovered alarming camera app flaws spread across the Android ecosystem. The PoC can activate the camera silently, steal media and GPS data, and eavesdrop on calls. Google and Samsung have...
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Researchers Present PoC for a Severe Container Escape Vulnerability in Docker

Unit42 presents a proof of concept code that works well in unpatched Docker installations. Admins who failed to apply the patch since the summer will now have to act quickly. Running...
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The Maker of ‘Magic: The Gathering’ Exposes Private Data of 452,000 Players

Popular game maker "Wizards of the Coast" has exposed the personal data of close to 500,000 of its players.  Emails, usernames, and hashed passwords have been leaked, but the company says no one...
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Researchers Discover a New Type of a Bluetooth Vulnerability

University researchers figure out a way to sniff Bluetooth signals and access devices from afar. The team used inexpensive hardware tools to capture signals from a distance of one kilometer. There...

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