Monday, December 9, 2019

Mixcloud data breach exposes over 20 million user records – TechCrunch

A data breach at Mixcloud, a U.K.-based audio streaming platform, has left more than 20 million user accounts exposed after the data was put on sale on the dark...

Concerning 5G Security Risks You Need to Know About

Advertisement 5G phones and other devices have already begun to appear in stores. And soon the super-fast 5G will become the new standard for cellular technologies. With a 5G connection you’ll...

What Does a Forensic Analyst Do? Is This Job for You?

Advertisement A computer forensics analyst sounds like a job out of a TV crime show, but is the real-life career as exciting as it sounds? What does a forensic analyst do...

Vistaprint left a customer service database unprotected, exposing calls, chats and emails – TechCrunch

A security researcher has found an exposed database on the internet belonging to online printing giant Vistaprint. Security researcher Oliver Hough discovered the unencrypted database last week. There was no password...

5 Reasons to Set Up a Guest Network on Your Router

Advertisement Your router is a gateway to the internet. It’s also an entry point for hackers looking to exploit vulnerabilities. Do you trust your router to protect your network?One way to...
1.2 Billion Records Found Exposed Online in a Single Server 

1.2 Billion Records Found Exposed Online in a Single Server 

For well over a decade, identity thieves, phishers, and other online scammers have created a black market of stolen and aggregated consumer data that they used to break into people's...
What Happens When You Remove a Police-Installed GPS Tracker 

What Happens When You Remove a Police-Installed GPS Tracker 

Back in 2012, the US Supreme Court ruled that it's illegal for the police to attach a GPS tracking device to someone's car without a warrant. But what if you...
Burglars Really Do Use Bluetooth Scanners to Find Laptops and Phones

Burglars Really Do Use Bluetooth Scanners to Find Laptops and Phones

At the beginning of October, a 31-year-old construction estimator named Samantha parked her Honda Fit on the street in Chicago. She left her backpack with a laptop and external hard...
Hackers Discovered Only After Maxing Out Victim's Cloud Storage

Hackers Discovered Only After Maxing Out Victim’s Cloud Storage

Move fast and break things was in full effect this week, as researchers revealed that Intel took a full year to release a fix for a chip flaw the company...
Russia Fails to Stop Alleged Hacker From Facing US Charges

Russia Fails to Stop Alleged Hacker From Facing US Charges

The least interesting thing about the alleged Russian hacker who appeared Tuesday morning in a Virginia courtroom may end up being the charges he faces there. The Justice Department indicted...

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