Chinese VPN app Quickfox caught exposing 1 million users’ data

The Quickfox VPN is mainly used by Chinese citizens living abroad who need to access Chinese websites as most of these sites are geo-restricted. Wizcase’s team of ethical researchers, led…

Shared Responsibility Key to Protecting Critical Infrastructure

Shared Responsibility Key to Protecting Critical Infrastructure Protecting critical infrastructure from cyber-attacks requires adopting a shared responsibility model between vendors, network operators and governments, according to a panel speaking during…

VPN Provider's Misconfiguration Exposes One Million Users

VPN Provider's Misconfiguration Exposes One Million Users At least one million users of a Chinese-run VPN service have had their personally identifiable information (PII) exposed due to a misconfigured Elasticsearch…

Accenture Discloses It Had Suffered Data Breach Following a Ransomware Attack

Accenture, an Irish-based multinational professional services company that specializes in IT services and consulting, confirmed it suffered a data breach as a result of a ransomware attack carried out by…

Twitch: No Passwords Were Taken in Data Breach

Twitch: No Passwords Were Taken in Data Breach A massive breach at one of the world’s biggest gaming platforms earlier this month may not be as bad as first thought, with the…

Cloud security is an ongoing struggle to keep sensitive data safe. Is it getting any easier?

The latest cloud security breaches show that we have miles to go as we keep fighting to keep our sensitive data safe.  2020 marked a record number of cyberattacks. Cloud-based…

Data Breach Volumes for 2021 Already Exceed 2020 Total

Data Breach Volumes for 2021 Already Exceed 2020 Total The number of data breaches publicly reported so far this year has already exceeded the total for 2020, putting 2021 on…

NCSC: Revoke Admin Access for BYOD Users Immediately

NCSC: Revoke Admin Access for BYOD Users Immediately Government security experts have urged organizations to review and re-plan any BYOD strategies implemented as a quick fix during the pandemic, warning…

Apache Airflow Servers Leak Thousands of Credentials

Apache Airflow is one of the most popular open-source workflow management platforms. Researchers from Intezer have discovered while investigating a misconfiguration flaw in Apache Airflow a large number of exposed…

Thousands of University Wi-Fi Networks Expose Log-In Credentials

Certificate misconfigurations of the EAP protocol in Eduroam (and likely other networks globally) threaten Android and Windows users. Multiple configuration flaws in a free Wi-Fi network used by numerous universities…