Sensitive information of 30k Florida healthcare workers exposed in unprotected database

More than 30,000 US healthcare workers’ personal information was recently exposed due to a non-password protected database, according to security researcher Jeremiah Fowler and a team of ethical hackers with…

Omicron Phishing Scam Already Spotted in UK

Omicron COVID-19 variant anxiety inspires new phishing scam offering fake NHS tests to steal data. The global pandemic has provided cover for all sorts of phishing scams over the past…

Misconfigured Database Leaks Info on 150K E-commerce Buyers

Misconfigured Database Leaks Info on 150K E-commerce Buyers Security researchers have found a misconfigured cloud-hosted database leaking over 300,000 records, including sensitive personal information on e-commerce buyers. A team at Safety…

Cyber-attack on Planned Parenthood

Cyber-attack on Planned Parenthood A cyber-attack on Planned Parenthood Los Angeles (PPLA) has resulted in the exposure of patients’ personally identifying information (PII). The agency said in a notice posted to its…

Planned Parenthood Breach Opens Patients to Follow-On Attacks

Cyberattackers made off with addresses, insurance information, dates of birth, and most worryingly, clinical information, such as diagnosis, procedures, and/or prescription information. Planned Parenthood’s Los Angeles (PPLA) division has been…

Planned Parenthood LA announces ransomware incident, healthcare info of 400,000 patients leaked

Planned Parenthood Los Angeles has sent out breach notification letters to about 400,000 patients after the organization suffered from a ransomware incident between October 9 and October 17. ZDNet Recommends…

GoDaddy Breached – Plaintext Passwords Used – 1.2M Affected

WordFence –  WordFence –  This morning, GoDaddy disclosed that an unknown attacker had gained unauthorized access to the system used to provision the company’s Managed WordPress sites, impacting up to…

California Pizza Kitchen Suffers Data Breach, SSN of 100k Individuals Exposed

The US pizza chain California Pizza Kitchen (CPK) allegedly suffered a data breach that exposed the names and Social Security Numbers (SSNs) of over 100,000 current and former employees. What…

California Pizza Kitchen Serves Up Employee SSNs in Data Breach

A hefty slice of data – that of 100K+ current and former employees – was spilled in an “external system breach,” the pizza chain said.  California Pizza Kitchen (CPK) served…