Entire US school district shutdown due to ransomware attack- Comment

It has been reported that a ransomware attack hitting Las Cruces Public Schools has forced the district to shut down the entire computer system to contain the infection. Exchanging information with schools is impaired as email and other forms of computer-based communication Continue reading Entire US school district shutdown due to ransomware attack- Comment

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American Cancer Society’s online store infected with credit card stealing malware- Comment

News broke yesterday evening that The American Cancer Society’s online store has become the latest victim of credit card stealing malware. A security researcher found the malware on the organisation’s store website, buried in obfuscated code designed to look like legitimate analytics code. Continue reading American Cancer Society’s online store infected with credit card stealing malware- Comment

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UniCredit unveils data breach involving 3 million Italian clients- Comment

According to reports, UniCredit has uncovered a data breach involving the personal records of 3 million domestic clients, it said on Monday, the third security incident at Italy’s top bank in recent years. Commenting on this, Rosemary O’Neill, director – customer delivery at Continue reading UniCredit unveils data breach involving 3 million Italian clients- Comment

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Committee orders complete redrafting of Biometric Bills as privacy safeguards are deemed inadequate- Comment

The Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security has declined to recommend the passage of Australia’s pair of Biometric Bills, with a bipartisan agreement being reached that the privacy safeguards are not sufficient in their current form.The committee has instead requested Continue reading Committee orders complete redrafting of Biometric Bills as privacy safeguards are deemed inadequate- Comment

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