Tag: Data leak

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VPNs on iOS devices allegedly leak network traffic

VPNs on iOS devices allegedly leak network traffic

Research proves that VPNs running on Apple devices keep the connection insecure and open, leading to data exposure. Earlier this week, a security researcher revealed that iOS devices do not fully secure the network traffic and connection through VPNs as one would expect. According to a tech s... Read more

date2 years ago
HubSpot was hacked, data of companies leaked

HubSpot was hacked, data of companies leaked

HubSpot has been hit by a hacking attack. Hackers managed to steal data from about 30 customers. Especially crypto companies were affected. According to the supplier of CRM solutions, hackers managed to penetrate the systems via a compromised account of an employee. This gave them access to cust... Read more

date2 years ago
Fujitsu admits its stolen data is being sold on the dark web

Fujitsu admits its stolen data is being sold on the dark web

Marketo gang has announced Fujitsu on their victim list. A group called Marketo is selling data stolen from Fujitsu on the dark web. On August 26, the criminal Marketo gang wrote on its leak site that it had 4 GB of stolen data and was selling it. They provided samples of the data and claimed th... Read more

date3 years ago
Misconfiguration in Microsoft Power Apps exposed 38 million records

Misconfiguration in Microsoft Power Apps exposed 38 million records

There seems to be no end in sight regarding the exposure of sensitive data due to misconfigurations. Microsoft's Power Apps platform exposed 38 million records to the general public on the open web due to misconfiguration, according to newly released cybersecurity research. The data leaks result... Read more

date3 years ago
Irish privacy watchdog starts investigation into Facebook incident

Irish privacy watchdog starts investigation into Facebook incident

The Data Protection Commission (DPC) in Ireland will investigate the Facebook incident from earlier this month. In the the incident, data from more than half a billion users was posted online. According to the privacy watchdog, one or more provisions of the GDPR and the Data Protection Act 2018 ... Read more

date3 years ago
Names and info of 1.3 million Clubhouse users appear online

Names and info of 1.3 million Clubhouse users appear online

A database containing data on 1.3 million Clubhouse users has appeared on a hacker forum. However, according to Clubhouse, this was not a hack, as the data had always been publicly accessible with an API. The shared data consists of the user ID, name, URL of the profile picture, user name, Twitt... Read more

date3 years ago
Facebook will not notify half-billion users affected by data leak

Facebook will not notify half-billion users affected by data leak

What's more, the tech giant is still refusing to do anything about the problem. Facebook did not notify the more than 530 million users whose details were recently made public in a database. Facebook had originally obtained the leaked details through the misuse of a feature before 2019. To make ... Read more

date3 years ago
Google demonstrates Spectre exploit that enables data-leaking

Google demonstrates Spectre exploit that enables data-leaking

On Friday, Google released proof-of-concept code for conducting a Spectre-based attack on its browser (Chrome). This was a way for the company to show how web developers can protect themselves from browser-based side-channel attacks. The code was posted to GitHub. A detailed look shows how an at... Read more

date3 years ago
Personal data of millions of Dutch citizens were for sale

Personal data of millions of Dutch citizens were for sale

Personal data of Dutch citizens registered in the Municipal Health Service (GGD) corona systems were offered on various online platforms. The systems contain records of all Dutch citizens who have had a corona test taken. The data in question was stored in the CoronIT and HPzone Light systems. T... Read more

date3 years ago
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