Russian Gets 7 Years in Prison for Linkedin, Dropbox & Formspring Hacks

Russian Gets 7 Years in Prison for Linkedin, Dropbox & Formspring Hacks

A Russian man received a seven-year prison sentence for having hacked into computers belonging to LinkedIn, Dropbox and Formspring. On September 30, Honorable William H. Alsup, U.S. District Judge for the Northern ...

Largest DDoS Attack Ever, New Dropbox Features, North Korean Cyber-Attacks

In episode 126 for June 22nd 2020: Details on the largest Distributed Denial of Service attack ever recorded, new security features in Dropbox, and the latest on new North Korean targeted cyber-attacks ...
Woman who deliberately deleted firm's Dropbox is sentenced

Woman who deliberately deleted firm’s Dropbox is sentenced

58-year-old Danielle Bulley may not look like your typical cybercriminal, but the act of revenge she committed against a company had just as much impact as a conventional hacker breaking into a ...
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Report Details Security Threats Posed by Cloud File Services

A report published today by Menlo Security, a provider of a global cloud proxy platform, details the degree to which public cloud file services are now being used as a mechanism to ...
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Backdoored Phishing Kits are still popular

Backdoored Phishing Kits are still popular

What did you do for the holidays? If you're a cybercrime geek you probably took advantage of some of the extra time on your hands to investigate some new phishing sites, right?Jone ...
How to secure your cloud file storage with 5 simple tricks

How to secure your cloud file storage with 5 simple tricks

File hosting / cloud storage services today are a dime a dozen. Players in this vertical constantly top each other with free storage offerings, business features, and custom plans, all designed to ...
Google: Security Keys Neutralized Employee Phishing

Google: Security Keys Neutralized Employee Phishing

Google has not had any of its 85,000+ employees successfully phished on their work-related accounts since early 2017, when it began requiring all employees to use physical Security Keys in place of ...