Data breaches cost US companies more than $1.2 trillion last year

Data breaches cost US companies more than $1.2 trillion last year

A data breach can inflict pain on an organization by stealing and leaking sensitive information. With user or customer accounts compromised, a company can suffer…

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Louis Vuitton and Christian Dior Owner Unveils Blockchain Platform to Verify Luxury Goods

Louis Vuitton and Christian Dior Owner Unveils Blockchain Platform to Verify Luxury Goods

ConsenSys has teamed up with LVMH and Microsoft to build a blockchain-powered platform that allows consumers to verify the authenticity of luxury goods, according to a news release…

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Botnet Abusing Android Debug Bridge, SSH is Back

Botnet Abusing Android Debug Bridge, SSH is Back

A new cryptocurrency-mining botnet malware is abusing Android Debug Bridge (ADB) and SSH, according to Trend Micro. “This attack takes advantage of the way open…

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Cybersecurity staff burnout risks leaving organisations vulnerable to cyberattacks

Cybersecurity staff burnout risks leaving organisations vulnerable to cyberattacks

Cybersecurity professionals are overworked and stressed out to such an extent that it threatens to provide hackers and cybercriminals with a better chance of conducting…

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Hacker leaks database of dark web hosting provider

Hacker leaks database of dark web hosting provider

A hacker has leaked online today the database of Daniel’s Hosting (DH), the largest free web hosting provider for dark web services. The leaked data…

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NASA hacked because of unauthorized Raspberry Pi connected to its network

NASA hacked because of unauthorized Raspberry Pi connected to its network

A report published this week by the NASA Office of Inspector General reveals that in April 2018 hackers breached the agency’s network and stole approximately…

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Website Attack Attempts Rose by 69% in 2018

Website Attack Attempts Rose by 69% in 2018

Millions of websites have been compromised, but the most likely malware isn’t cyptomining: it’s quietly stealing files and redirecting traffic, a new Sitelock report shows.…

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What is Rubber Stamping and Why is it a Serious Cybersecurity Concern?

What is Rubber Stamping and Why is it a Serious Cybersecurity Concern?

Bulk approvals of requests to have access to any of the various systems and assets quickly become a security concern. In order to avoid giving…

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US hits Iran with crippling cyberattacks, says a report

US hits Iran with crippling cyberattacks, says a report

With an OK from the US president, the Pentagon this week launched cyber strikes that took down Iranian computer networks used to control missile launches, says a…

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Recent Firefox’s Zero-Day Flaw Was Used in Attacks Against Coinbase’s Employees

Recent Firefox’s Zero-Day Flaw Was Used in Attacks Against Coinbase’s Employees

The recent Firefox’s zero-day security flaw was used in attacks against major crypto exchange and wallet service Coinbase, according to a tweet from Coinbase security…

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