Google cracks down on sites with ties to hack-for-hire groups in UAE, Russia, India

Currently, over 30 sites have been marked as malicious by Google’s Safe Browsing feature. Google TAG (Threat Analysis Group) has blocked dozens of malicious websites and domains used by hack-for-hire…

Pegasus Airlines Leaked 6.5TB of Data in AWS S3 Bucket Mess Up

Pegasus Airlines is a Turkey-based low-cost airline that exposed Electronic Flight Bag (EFB) data to the public including sensitive information such as source code, crew and staff data, and flight…

Breast Cancer Charity Exposed Sensitive Images of U.S. Patients

The Ardmore, Pennsylvania-based cancer charity Breastcancer.org suffered a massive data loss impacting thousands of its registered users. The IT security researchers at SafetyDetectives identified a misconfigured Amazon S3 bucket that…

Logistics giant D.W. Morgan exposed 100 GB worth of clients’ data

The clients affected by the incident involving a misconfigured Amazon S3 bucket include Global 500 company Ericsson and Fortune 500 company Cisco.  IT security researchers at Website Planet Security Team…

Everything You Need to Know About Amazon Fire TV Stick

We have been bombarded left, right, and center for some time now with streaming services, TV subscriptions, and other entertainment technology. It can be hard to keep up with the…

German audio tech giant Sennheiser exposed 55GB of customers’ data

Sennheiser left personal data of over 28,000 customers exposed on an misconfigured Amazon Web Services (AWS) server. According to a report from vpnMentor, the German audio equipment manufacturer, Sennheiser left…

Grindr Fined €6.5m for Selling User Data Without Explicit Consent

Grindr Fined €6.5m for Selling User Data Without Explicit Consent Dating app Grindr has been fined €6.5m (£5.5m) for selling user data to advertisers without their explicit consent. The fine…

A List of Vulnerable Products to the Log4j Vulnerability

Two days ago, we wrote a post about the Log4j vulnerability that is currently wreaking havoc on the cyberthreat landscape. The flaw stands for an open-source Java logging library. By…

Log4j flaw puts hundreds of millions of devices at risk, says US cybersecurity agency

Top US government cybersecurity officials fear advanced hackers will have a field day with the Log4j vulnerability that’s likely present in hundreds of millions of devices.  Security experts are already seeing…

Log4j update: Experts say log4shell exploits will persist for 'months if not years'

Cybersecurity experts believe CVE-2021-44228, a remote code execution flaw in Log4j, will take months, if not years, to address due its ubiquity and ease of exploitation. Steve Povolny, head of advanced…