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Hacker Leaks More Than 500,000 Telnet Credentials

As reported by ZDNet, a hacker who seems to be a DDoS-for-hire (DDoS booter) service operator, has published a massive list of 515,000 Telnet...

Almost 7 in 10 Security Cameras Running on Outdated Firmware: Genetec’s...

Security cameras running with outdated firmware might compromise security systems of enterprises in the Middle East region, claims a research from technology firm Genetec. According...

National Healthcare Group Fined SG$6,000 for Data Breach

The National Healthcare Group (NHG), a group of public hospitals and polyclinics, was fined SG$6,000 (approximately US$4,452) for exposing sensitive data of 129 general...

NSDC Acknowledges Data Leak in Ukrainian Government Job Portal

Reuters from Kiev reported that the government job portal https://career.gov.ua/ published PII (Personally Identifiable Information) of Ukrainian Nationals, which included passport scans, and diploma...

Play Store Records 600 Million Fleeceware Installs

Researchers at Sophos, a U.K. based cybersecurity company, discovered a set of 25 fleeceware apps on Play Store having more than 600 million installs....

McAfee Appoints Peter Leav as New Chief Executive Officer

The device-to-cloud cybersecurity firm, McAfee, appointed Peter Leav as the new Chief Executive Officer, effective from February 3, 2020. Leav had previously served as President...

Equifax to Pay US$380.5 Million to Settle Class-Action Lawsuit

Atlanta-based consumer credit reporting agency Equifax has agreed to pay US$380.5 million to settle a class-action lawsuit, brought forward by the U.S. Federal Trade...

FBI Seizes WeLeakInfo.com for Selling Breached Data Online

The authorities of the FBI and the U.S. Department of Justice seized the domain “weleakinfo.com” for selling sensitive information that was hacked from other...

Cyber Kiosks: The Digital Age Weapon of Police Scotland

Police Scotland has geared up for the first phase roll-out of Digital Triage Devices, known as Cyber Kiosks, on January 20, 2020. These Cyber...

Silence Hacking Group Targets Banks in Sub-Saharan Africa

Security researchers from Kaspersky discovered thousands of attack notifications on popular banks in the sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) region. Researchers opined that Russian speaking hacking...

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