Missouri Gov. Mike Parson launched a criminal investigation of a reporter who flagged a state website that exposed 100K+ Social-Security numbers for teachers and other state employees.
Effective cyber-incident response means working well with legal. Matt Dunn, associate managing director for cyber-risk at Kroll, lays out how to do it.
An anonymous user posted a link to a 125GB torrent to 4chan yesterday, containing all of Twitch’s source code, comments going back to its inception and more.
The Compound cryptocurrency exchange accidentally botched a platform upgrade and distributed millions in free COMP tokens to users - then threatened to dox the recipients.
A former medical records tech stole PII that was then used to fraudulently claim DoD and VA benefits, particularly targeting disabled veterans.
A ‘nearly impossible to analyze’ version of the malware sports a bootkit and ‘steal-everything’ capabilities.
Income level, education and being part of a disadvantaged population all contribute to cybercrime outcomes, a survey suggests.
Digital privacy rights defenders contend that geofencing warrants grab data on everyone near a crime, without cause.
“Time to find out who in your family secretly ran … [a] QAnon hellhole,” said attackers who affiliated themselves with the hacktivist collective Anonymous, noting that Epik had laughable security.
Drivers bristle under constant surveillance by artificial-intelligence (AI) tech, but Amazon says it works and boosts safety.
The FTC’s first spyware ban nixes a company whose “slipshod” security practices led to exposure of thousands of victims’ illegally collected personal data.
The privacy-touting, end-to-end encrypted email provider erased its site’s “we don’t log your IP” boast after France sicced Swiss cops on it.
Pro-Kurd Facebook profiles deliver ‘888 RAT’ and ‘SpyNote’ trojans, masked as legitimate apps, to perform mobile espionage.
Citizen Lab urges Apple users to update immediately. The new zero-click zero-day ForcedEntry flaw affects all things Apple: iPhones, iPads, Macs and Watches.