Data-Enriched Profiles on 1.2B People Exposed in Gigantic Leak

Although the data was legitimately scraped by legally operating firms, the security and privacy implications are numerous. An open Elasticsearch server has exposed the rich profiles of more than 1.2 billion people to the open internet. First found on October 16 by researchers Bob Diachenko and Vinny Troia, the database contains more than 4 terabytes…

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Understanding the Ripple Effect: Large Enterprise Data Breaches Threaten Everyone

Fallout from giants at the top is one of the largest drivers of cyber-impacts on everyday people and companies. Big businesses are constantly under attack, and that affects everyone from customers and business partners to parties with national security interests. When successful, the initial compromise is only a means to an end — the real…

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Una base de datos de Adobe vulnerable compromete a millones de usuarios de Creative Cloud

Datos personales de 7,5 millones de clientes de Creative Cloud fueron expuestos públicamente en una base de datos de Adobe vulnerable a cualquier usuario o atacante, según el descubrimiento de Comparitech. Con un número de suscriptores estimados en 15 millones, Adobe Creative Cloud o Adobe CC es uno de los servicios de suscripción de software especializado en edición más popular…

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Malicious Apps on Alexa or Google Home Can Spy or Steal Passwords

Google and Amazon smart speakers can be leveraged to record user conversation or to phish for passwords through malicious voice apps, security researchers warn. Unless the two companies take measures to improve the review process and the restrictions for apps integrating with their smart devices, malicious developers could exploit the weakness to capture audio from…

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Hacker Breached Servers Belonging to Multiple VPN Providers

Servers belonging to the NordVPN and TorGuard VPN companies were hacked and attackers stole and leaked the private keys associated with certificates used to secure their web servers and VPN configuration files.  Over the weekend, security researcher @hexdefined tweeted that NordVPN, of which we are an affiliate, was compromised as the private keys for their web site certificate were publicly leaked…

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Más de 15 millones de ciberataques a empresas a través de cloud

En la primera mitad de 2019 se produjeron más de 15 millones de intentos de acceso no autorizados, a los que se podría calificar como ciberataques, en la nube, de los cuales más de 400.000 se completaron con éxito.

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Brecha de seguridad de Hostinger afecta a 14 millones de clientes

La empresa proveedora de hosting fue víctima de una brecha de seguridad y comunicó que reseteó todas las contraseñas de acceso a Hostinger como precaución. Sin embargo, ¿Qué fue lo que ocurrió?

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