5 Mobile Enterprise Data Concerns to Prepare for Now

Mobile platforms and the internet have brought about massive potential and real value to many companies. This evolution has made mobile enterprise systems an essential business function, becoming a top priority for ...
Electronics Retailer Confirms Breach Attempt of 5.9M Payment Cards

Electronics Retailer Confirms Breach Attempt of 5.9M Payment Cards

A consumer electronics retailer has confirmed a data breach attempt to compromise the details of 5.9 million payment cards. On 13 June, Dixons Carphone released a notice disclosing its investigation into an ...
HR Software Provider Says Malware Infection Might Have Exposed User Data

HR Software Provider Says Malware Infection Might Have Exposed User Data

A provider of HR software said that a malware infection might have exposed user data including personal and account information. According to a statement posted on its website, PageUp observed unusual activity ...

Can VPNs Really Be Trusted?

With hacking attacks, government surveillance and censorship constantly in the headlines, more and more people are looking for ways to increase their privacy online. One of the simplest and most popular solutions ...
Scammers Targeting Booking.com Users with Phishing Messages

Scammers Targeting Booking.com Users with Phishing Messages

Scammers recently targeted Booking.com customers with phishing messages designed to steal their sensitive financial information. According to The Sun, criminals sent out WhatsApp messages and text messages to customers claiming that a ...
Moonshot Information Security Project

The Moonshot Information Security Project

Recently, I was reading about the U.S. government considering funding a “moonshot” information security project—that is, like the efforts in the 1960s to reach the moon (before the Soviets), abandon incrementalism in ...
Security Boulevard
Insurance Software Provider Exposed Clients’ Data Stored on S3 Bucket

Insurance Software Provider Exposed Clients’ Data Stored on S3 Bucket

An insurance software provider exposed clients’ sensitive data that it had stored on an Amazon Simple Storage Solution (S3) bucket. Andrew Lech, founder of AgentRun, confirmed the breach in an email sent ...
Greenwich University Fined £120,000 by ICO for “Serious” Security Breach

Greenwich University Fined £120,000 by ICO for “Serious” Security Breach

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) fined the University of Greenwich £120,000 for a “serious” security breach of personal data. On 21 May, the United Kingdom’s Information Commissioner announced the fine. It’s the ...

6 Best Practices to Avoid Leaks in 2018

One of the most dangerous threats to your business in 2018 is a data leak. Hackers can sell your information on the black market or simply destroy it. This could ruin your ...

Chili’s Restaurants Suffered Payment Card Data Security Incident

Some Chili’s restaurant locations suffered a data security incident that might have compromised customers’ payment card details. Brinker International, a Dallas-based multinational hospitality industry company which operates 1,600 Chili’s restaurants, said it ...
Loading...