FBI takes down dark web marketplace for U.S. citizen personal data

Written by Tonya Riley Jun 7, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP The FBI on Tuesday seized an illicit marketplace that has made millions selling the personal data of roughly 24 million U.S.…

FBI seizes domains tied to stolen records, DDoS services

Written by Tonya Riley Jun 1, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP The FBI and Justice Department said Tuesday they had seized the domain of a search engine service that claimed to offer…

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…

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…

Microsoft investigating hacking group's claims of successful breach

Written by AJ Vicens Mar 21, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP A cybercrime group that’s been targeting a string of high-profile victims with data theft, extortion and website defacements over the last…

New Jersey Cancer Care Providers Settle Data Breach Claim

New Jersey Cancer Care Providers Settle Data Breach Claim A trio of healthcare providers in New Jersey has agreed to pay $425,000 and adopt new security measures to settle a…

60% of UK Workers Have Been Victim of a Cyber-Attack, Yet Awareness Remains Low

60% of UK Workers Have Been Victim of a Cyber-Attack, Yet Awareness Remains Low There is a “dangerous” lack of awareness among UK workers towards cybersecurity, leaving businesses at risk…

Why Payroll Is The Next Company Security Battleground?

Payroll is one of the most appealing targets for cybercriminals, involving as it does the large transfer of money between institutions whilst being susceptible to hacking due to outdated technology…

Web App Attacks Surge 251% in Two Years

Web App Attacks Surge 251% in Two Years Web application attacks on UK businesses have soared by over 250% since October 2019, driving a surge in data breaches, according to Imperva.…