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Uber Paid Hacker To Hide 57 Million User Data Breach

Uber Paid Hackers To Hide 57 Million User Data Breach

Uber is not known for it’s high level of ethics, but it turns out Uber paid hackers to not go public with the fact they’d breached 57 Million accounts – which is a very shady thing to do. Getting hacked is one thing (usually someone f*cked up), but choosing as a company to systematically cover […]

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Terabytes Of US Military Social Media Spying S3 Data Exposed

Terabytes Of US Military Social Media Spying S3 Data Exposed

Once again the old, default Amazon AWS S3 settings are catching people out, this time the US Military has left terabytes of social media spying S3 data exposed to everyone for years. It’s not long ago since a Time Warner vendor and their sloppy AWS S3 config leaked over 4 million customer records and left […]

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Ethereum Parity Bug Destroys Over $250 Million In Tokens

Ethereum Parity Bug Destroys Over $250 Million In Tokens

If you are into cryptocurrency or blockchain at all, you will have heard about the Ethereum Parity Bug that has basically thrown $280 Million value or more of Ethereum tokens in the bin. It’s a bit of a mess really, and a mistake by the developers who introduced it after fixing another bug back in […]

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Malaysia Telco Hack - Corporations Spill 46 Million Records

Malaysia Telco Hack – Corporations Spill 46 Million Records

The Malaysia Telco Hack has been blowing up in the news with over 46 Million Records being leaked including IMEI numbers, SIM card details, serial numbers and home addresses. This is an interesting one for me as I live in Malaysia, so this Malaysia Telco Hack was big news over here, especially seen as though […]

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What You Need To Know About KRACK WPA2 Wi-Fi Attack

What You Need To Know About KRACK WPA2 Wi-Fi Attack

The Internet has been blowing up in the past week about the KRACK WPA2 attack that is extremely widespread and is a flaw in the Wi-Fi standard itself, not the implementation. It’s a flaw in the 4 way handshake for WP2 compromised by a Key Reinstallation Attack. This means any device that has correctly implemented […]

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Taringa Hack - 27 Million User Records Leaked

Taringa Hack – 27 Million User Records Leaked

The Taringa hack is actually one of the biggest leaks of the year with 27 million weakly hashed passwords breached, but it’s not often covered in the Western media with it being a Latin American site (something like Reddit). The leak happened in August and it seems like the hackers were able to brute force […]

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