January 18, 2019

Data breach compromises 773 million records, 21 million passwords

Recently a huge 87GB archive file containing 773 million unique email addresses and their passwords has been found in an online hacking forum. The file is being called "Collection #1"...
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January 9, 2019

Microsoft Patch Tuesday: January 2019 – 51 vulnerabilities 7 critical

Welcome to the first Microsoft Patch Tuesday Bulletin of 2019. January has 51 security updates, 47 unique MS related CVE’s including Adobe Flash Player and Servicing Stack Updates (SSU), with...
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January 4, 2019

German politicians’ data published online in massive breach

Personal information and data belonging to nearly 1,000 German politicians (including outgoing Chancellor Angela Merkel) has been recently posted online in a twitter account on Friday 1/4/18 in what is...
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December 30, 2018

Malware disrupts Baltimore Sun Media print production

Several local newspapers owned by Tribune Publishing including The Baltimore Sun, Capital Gazette, and Carroll County Times were disrupted due to the Ryuk ransomware virus according to the Baltimore Sun article...
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December 28, 2018

Howard County executive Calvin Ball’s account hacked, emails sent to 35,000 recipients

According to a Baltimore Sun news source Howard County's Executive Calvin Balls email was recently hacked and was engaged in a phishing scam noticed by Constant Contact. Details of the...
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December 28, 2018

Hacker steals 10 years worth of data from San Diego school district

A hacker has stolen the personal details of over 500,000 San Diego Unified School District staff and students, the district revealed in a breach notice posted on its website Friday...
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December 20, 2018

Google Lens can now recognize a billion items

Google in a blog post stated that its AI-powered "Google Lens" camera tool can now recognize over a billion items. When it launched last year, it was only able to detect around 250,000...
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