Threats - Article Archives - Page 15

Hackers Make Financial Services Firms Top Target

July 14, 2015 |

Hackers target financial services firms 300 percent more than companies in other verticals, says Websense Security Labs.

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Hacking Team Hacked

July 07, 2015 |

Documents were leaked indicating the company provided hacking tools to the governments of Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan and Russia, among others.

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Plex Hacked

July 06, 2015 |

The hacker is demanding 9.5 Bitcoins in ransom to protect the stolen data.

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Harvard University Hacked

July 03, 2015 |

University login credentials used to access computers and email accounts may have been exposed.

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Trump Hotels Suffer Apparent Credit Card Breach

July 02, 2015 |

The breach, which appears to date back to at least February 2015, affects hotels in Chicago, Honolulu, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Miami and New York.

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SEC Investigates FIN4 Hacker Group

June 25, 2015 |

The Securities and Exchange Commission has been contacting public companies to gather information on the group's activities and methods.

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Polish Airline LOT Hacked

June 23, 2015 |

Ten flights were canceled, and more than 1,400 passengers impacted.

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FBI Investigates St. Louis Cardinals for Houston Astros Hack

June 18, 2015 |

According to the New York Times, Cardinals officials allegedly tried a series of passwords until they successfully accessed the Astros' network.

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Computers Seized in Connection with Celebrity Nude Photo Hack

June 17, 2015 |

Recently unsealed documents indicate that a Chicago residence was searched in connection with the breach in October 2014.

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LastPass Password Manager Hacked

June 16, 2015 |

Email addresses, password reminders, server per user salts and authentication hashes were compromised.

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U.S. Army Website Defaced by Syrian Hackers

June 15, 2015 |

The hackers claim the defacement was enabled by targeting the Limelight Networks content delivery network.

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Cybercriminals Use Man-in-the-Middle Attacks to Steal 6 Million Euros

June 12, 2015 |

Europol recently announced 49 arrests in connection with the fraud campaign.

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CISOs Say Hackers Could Gain Upper Hand By 2020

June 11, 2015 |

The majority of CISOs say they would spend any additional cyber security funds on human-centric solutions.

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Trend Micro Warns of New MalumPoS Point-of-Sale Malware

June 10, 2015 |

The malware currently targets Oracle MICROS and other point-of-sale systems.

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Chinese Hackers Steal All U.S. Federal Employees' Personal Data

June 08, 2015 |

Approximately 4 million current and former federal employees may be affected.

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Japan Pension Service Hacked, 1.25 Million Records Leaked

June 05, 2015 |

The leaked data included names, birthdates, identification numbers and addresses.

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Most Secure Password? It Will Surprise You [VIDEO]

June 04, 2015 |

A seven character password with special characters can be hacked in less than three minutes.

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Sally Beauty Details Malware Attack That Led to Recent Data Breach

June 03, 2015 |

The company says malware was 'effectively deployed' on some of its point of sale systems between March 6 and April 17, 2015.

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Hacker Breaches Database, Gets Job Offer

June 01, 2015 |

'We've asked Makman if he'd be willing to work with us," Times Internet CEO Satyan Gajwani tweeted.

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3,867,997 Adult FriendFinder Account Details Released

May 29, 2015 |

The leaked data includes user name, birthdates, email address, gender, location, relationship status and sexual orientation.

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