150 Million Google User Accounts Will Automatically Be Enrolled Into 2FA

The 2FA technique, often known as two-factor authentication, is essentially a two-step verification, as the name suggests. Users log in using two authentication factors: one can be a password or…

Hackers exploit 2FA flaw to steal crypto from 6,000 Coinbase users

Coinbase is working to reimburse the customers for the funds they have lost and help them regain control of their accounts. Coinbase Global Inc. has sent a breach notification letter…

Telegram Bots Stealing One-Time Passwords

So far two Telegram bots called SMSRanger and BloodOTPbot have been found taking part in this malicious campaign. Intel 471 researchers report that Telegram-powered bots are the hot favorites of…

What Is a Data Breach and How to Prevent It

A data breach occurs when an unauthorized individual gains access to confidential, sensitive, or protected information. Without permission, files from a data breach are viewed and/or shared. Phases of a…

How hackers can use message mirroring apps to see all your SMS texts — and bypass 2FA security

Padlokr –  Padlokr –  Syed Wajid Ali Shah, Deakin University; Jongkil Jay Jeong, Deakin University, and Robin Doss, Deakin University It’s now well known that usernames and passwords aren’t enough…