Capital One Says Hacker Breached Accounts Of 100 Million People; Ex-Amazon Employee Arrested

Capital One Says Hacker Breached Accounts Of 100 Million People; Ex-Amazon Employee Arrested

Capital One said Monday that sensitive financial information—including social security and bank account numbers—from over 100 million people were exposed in a massive data breach that led…

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Telegram Voicemail Hack Used Against Brazil's President, Ministers

Telegram Voicemail Hack Used Against Brazil’s President, Ministers

Four suspects have been arrested in Brazil this week for hacking into over 1,000 Telegram accounts, including some owned by Brazilian government officials, such as…

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Hackers Leak Alleged Internal Files Of Chinese Social Media Monitoring Firms

Hackers Leak Alleged Internal Files Of Chinese Social Media Monitoring Firms

A group of hackers says they have obtained internal files from three Chinese social media monitoring companies. After leaking some of the documents, the group…

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Russian intelligence 'targets Tor anonymous browser'

Russian intelligence ‘targets Tor anonymous browser’

Tor is an anonymous web browser, used by those wishing to access the dark web and avoid government surveillance. It is very popular in Russia.…

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Adult Sites Lack Privacy, Open the Door for Harassment and Tracking

Adult Sites Lack Privacy, Open the Door for Harassment and Tracking

Third-party tracking is rampant on sites like Pornhub, with users’ sexual preferences in full view. An analysis of 22,500 porn sites found that third-party tracking…

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Twitter Hack hit 130 accounts, company ‘embarrassed’

Twitter Hack hit 130 accounts, company ‘embarrassed’

Twitter says the hack that compromised the accounts of some of its most high-profile users targeted 130 people. The hackers were able to reset the…

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British Airways faces record £183m fine for data breach

British Airways faces record £183m fine for data breach

The airline, owned by IAG, says it is “surprised and disappointed” by the penalty from the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO). At the time, BA said…

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'Silence' hackers hit banks in Bangladesh, India, Sri Lanka, and Kyrgyzstan

‘Silence’ hackers hit banks in Bangladesh, India, Sri Lanka, and Kyrgyzstan

A group of hackers specialized in attacking banks has hit again, and this time they’ve breached four targets in Asia, respectively in Bangladesh, India, Sri…

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Hacktivist Attacks Dropped By 95% Since 2015

Hacktivist Attacks Dropped By 95% Since 2015

Threat intelligence analysts have long said that hacktivism was dead but new data published by IBM X-Force today confirms the complete collapse of hacktivism scene,…

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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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