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Equifax leads to disaster once again

Equifax, which recently had a security breach now has another. In May, Equifax lost customer’s SSN, names and loads of other personal information to a security breach. Getting much scrutiny, they worked on getting the issue under control and had stated that it was solved. However it appears they were wrong. A malware researcher ran

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T-mobile the next big company to have leaked customer information!

Recently reported by a security researcher, a T-mobile bug on their website exposed its customers personal information. Due to a major flaw on T-mobiles website, hackers apparently had an easy access option to millions of customers’ personal information with only their phone number. Supposedly the bug was fixed on Friday once the security researcher brought

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Disqus breach. Hackers: 10 low security standards: 0

Here we are again folks, another article of a large breach in security, leaving multiple thousands in a state of possible vulnerability. It was discovered that back in 2012, the same year Engadget used Disqus for comments,  hackers had claimed data from Disqus’ servers. A snapshot of usernames and the emails associated, dating back to

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Whole Foods credit card breach

Recently discovered by the Whole Foods company was the possibility that nine of its Bay Area locations had their credit card information exposed to hackers. Customers who bought groceries at 56 stores through the country were unaffected by the breach.  However those who frequent the in-store table-service restaurants and taprooms at those locations may have

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Yahoos 2013 hack affected everyone!

Yahoo’s most known and infamous hack in history, is worse than initially thought. According to Verizon, who acquired yahoo in June, its now known that all 3 billion users were affected at the time of the hack. No one got away. This is a huge upset in comparison to the initial damage report of 1

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What is Cloud technololgy?

Most often, when someone mentions the ‘cloud’, there is often someone who is too embarrassed to ask ‘what’ the cloud is. Cloud technology has taken the world by storm (no pun intended) in most all areas these days, the cloud is involved in the information storage/management. Businesses to college campus’ to home networks. So what

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Google acquires cloud identity company Bitium

Google cloud has recently acquired the company known as “Bitium”, a company which gives a focus on enterprise grade identity management and access tools. These tools can be used for single-sign on, for applications based on the cloud. This newly acquired company will help Google better manage enterprise cloud customer implementation across and organization. This

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CCleaner update, technology companies watchout!

A follow up to the recent article about the hacking of the popular CCleaner software, it seems there was more damage than initially believed. According to Cisco systems, after research was conducted, it became apparent that the breach was far more serious than initially described by Periform. Despite more than 2 million people being affected,

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CCleaner software infected by nasty malware!

CCleaner is a free optimization tool for windows PC and Android mobile. This morning Piriform, the company which makes the CCleaner tool, divulged that specific versions of the software had been piggybacked by hackers. Affected versions include CCleaner 5.33.6162 and CCleaner cloud 1.07.3191. The malware has a malicious data-harvesting software, compromising sensitive data of those

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