Stay safe online - 2019-09-17

LastPass security flaw patched: allowed hackers stealing credentials

The already-patched LastPass cache bug would allow the attackers to leak credentials used on a previous site. More
News Security   September 16, 2019  

Garmin SA customers beware: your credit card details might be stolen

Garmin South Africa reported a security breach that resulted in its customers' credit cards compromise. More
News Security   September 13, 2019  

Google confirms the security issue affecting Gmail and Calendar users

Google investigating security problems that can affect 1.5 billion Gmail and Calendar users. More
News Security   September 10, 2019  

Google needs to pay $170M for breaking COPPA rule on Youtube

Google has to pay a $170 million fine for violating the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act on YouTube. More
News Security   September 06, 2019  

XKCD web comic is warning about compromised user data

XKCD forum users involved into a major data breach - security researchers report about 562K victims. More
News Security   September 04, 2019  

Foxit PDF Software users are urged to reset passwords due to data leak

Foxit data breach detected. Numerous users using My Account services have been involved. More
News Security   September 02, 2019  

Imperva data breach: WAF clients' passwords and emails affected

Incapsula firewall users registered up until September 15, 2017 are affected. More
News Security   August 29, 2019  

Hostinger data breach prompted password reset for 14 million customers

The hacker accessed a database of the web hosting company Hostinger and breached information of 14 million customers in 78 countries. More
News Security   August 27, 2019  

Valve under fire: now patches LPE Zero-days on Steam

The gaming giant Valve called the averting researcher's efforts via the HackerOne bug-reporting bounty platform a "mistake". More
News Security   August 23, 2019  

An unprotected server leaked credit cards numbers of MoviePass clients

MoviePass is the most recent company to experience a data breach due to an unprotected database. More
News Security   August 22, 2019  

Off-Facebook Activity - a new way to ensure Facebook users' privacy

Facebook users can now disable access to their browsing information. More
News Security   August 21, 2019  

Porn site Luscious data breach affected 1.2 million user profiles

Authentication failure of a niche porn site exposes users' emails and related account activity. More
News Security   August 20, 2019  

Biometrics security fails: fingerprints and facial recognition data leaked

Biometrics security casts a shadow on itself due to the recent data leak. More
News Security   August 17, 2019  

Over 40 Windows drivers are vulnerable to privilege escalation flaws

Drivers from 20 popular vendors are vulnerable to multiple vulnerabilities as revealed in DEF CON 27 security conference. More
News Security   August 12, 2019  

KYC data exposure leads Binance to a 300 BTC ransom demand

Binance becomes a victim of scammers demanding ransom in exchange for the hacked KYC data. More
News Security   August 08, 2019  
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