Two alleged Lapsus$ teens appear in London court

Written by AJ Vicens Apr 1, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP Two of the teenagers arrested last week for their alleged role in the Lapsus$ cyber extortion group appeared in a London…

Lack of speedy notification was 'a mistake,' Okta says

Written by Joe Warminsky Mar 28, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP “We want to acknowledge that we made a mistake,” identity authentication company Okta said Friday regarding a two-month delay in notifying…

UK-Based Teen Suspected of Operating LAPSUS$ Data Extortion Group

Experts claim the notorious data extortion group LAPSUS$ could be the brainchild of a teenager in the United Kingdom. LAPSUS$ is a relatively new cybercrime gang that first surfaced in December 2021…

Microsoft and Okta Confirm Data Breach Claims by LAPSUS$

Both companies have confirmed the breach after Lapsus$ hackers leaked screenshots of Okta’s internal system and source code for Microsoft’s Cortana and Bing. On Tuesday 22nd, Hackread.com reported that LAPSUS$…

Okta says 366 customers potentially affected in data breach

Written by AJ Vicens Mar 23, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP Okta, the identity authentication company whose customers were targeted by a prolific cybercrime group in a late-January breach, said Wednesday that…

Cyber company Okta is latest potential victim of Lapsus$ hackers

Written by Joe Warminsky Mar 22, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP Identity authentication company Okta, which provides services to thousands of companies as well as U.S. government agencies, acknowledged Tuesday morning that…