DNA contractor data breach exposed OKC Police’s rape kit information

The data breach took place in November 2021 but the details of it have only been revealed this week. A DNA testing service based in Oklahoma city has suffered a…

UK High Court reverses course, approves Julian Assange's extradition to US

A UK High Court has approved the extradition of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to the US.  ZDNet Recommends Assange has been wanted by US authorities since the early 2010s for…

CISA releases advisory on five Apache HTTP server vulnerabilities affecting Cisco products

CISA has released a second advisory about several Apache HTTP server vulnerabilities. Cisco sent out a notice about the vulnerabilities in November, explaining that the Apache Software Foundation disclosed five…

Bill proposes suspension of instant payments in Brazilian state as crime surges

As crime increases in Brazil, a new bill is proposing the suspension of instant payments system Pix in the state of São Paulo. If signed into law, the proposals put…

Planned Parenthood data breach: Hackers steal 400,000 patients’ data

According to Planned Parenthood, the latest data breach has affected its Los Angeles branch (PPLA) after it suffered a ransomware attack. On Wednesday, December 1st, 2021 Planned Parenthood, the non-profit…

DNA testing service data breach impacting 2.1 million users

DNA Diagnostics Center (DDC) has revealed that hackers managed to access highly sensitive and personal data of users including payment card data. The Fairfield, Ohio-based DNA testing service DNA Diagnostics…