Tag: data breaches

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This is how to keep mobile devices safe in the workplace

This is how to keep mobile devices safe in the workplace

Keeping your mobile devices safe in the workspace is very important, but many organisations don't have enough focus on mobile security. Apple recently released patches for the iOS and the Safari web browser, they patched vulnerabilities that gave cybercriminals full access to your device. Android i... Read more

date8 months ago
Security pros are often pressured not to disclose data breaches

Security pros are often pressured not to disclose data breaches

A new study finds that nearly half of security practitioners are being told to ‘keep data breaches under wraps’. A new study published this week shows almost half of cyber security professionals are pressured to keep data breaches secret, according to ITPro. The survey of 400 IT and secur... Read more

date8 months ago
Employer services company Sequoia suffers personal data breach

Employer services company Sequoia suffers personal data breach

A data breach at Sequoia has resulted in personal information being exposed. Sequoia lost customers' sensitive and private information due to a data breach. The organization informed customers and those impacted by the breach. The incident occurred between September 22 and October 6, according t... Read more

date12 months ago
Dutch privacy authority reports growing number of data breaches

Dutch privacy authority reports growing number of data breaches

The Dutch privacy authority (AP) signalled growing numbers in its data breach report of 2021. Attacks on IT suppliers are increasingly impacting the supply chain. The data breach report for 2021 shows that 24,866 breaches were reported in the Netherlands last year. According to the AP, organizat... Read more

date2 years ago
300 million daily Zoom users, new vulnerabilities discovered

300 million daily Zoom users, new vulnerabilities discovered

Videoconferencingapp Zoom reached more than three hundred million daily users according to CEO Eric Yuan. For Zoom this is all-time high and fifty percent more users since the beginning of this month. At the same time, yet another security breach was discovered. Since the outbreak of the corona... Read more

date4 years ago
Formjacking cause three-quarters of all data breaches

Formjacking cause three-quarters of all data breaches

A report by F5 Labs shows that formjacking, in which cybercriminals falsify online forms, caused almost three-quarters of all data breaches in the past year. The technique is used by criminals to forge login pages, online shopping carts and similar online forms. In this way they try to get their... Read more

date4 years ago
“Uploading to malware-scanning websites leads to data leaks.

“Uploading to malware-scanning websites leads to data leaks.

Companies accidentally leave confidential files on the Internet that are open for third parties to download. This is done by uploading files to malware-scanning websites, which then publish everything. White-hat hackers at security company Cyjax report that, for example, IT personnel and security... Read more

date4 years ago
“Pen tests regularly cause leaks of sensitive data

“Pen tests regularly cause leaks of sensitive data

According to BlackBerry Cylance research, pen tests regularly lead to the leakage of sensitive information. The company's research team was able to find confidential information about air traffic control in a semi-public malware environment, among other things. In the report, called "Thin Red Line: ... Read more

date4 years ago
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