Unsecured Amazon database exposes sensitive information on British Consultancy Firms- Comment

It has been reported that an unsecured database on Amazon has been discovered exposing sensitive information on thousands of British consultancy firms as well as working professionals. The database was found by Noam Rotem and Ran Locar, two researchers at cyber security firm vpnMentor, who Continue reading Unsecured Amazon database exposes sensitive information on British Consultancy Firms- Comment

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Peekaboo Moments suffers breach leaving thousands of baby images and videos exposed- Comment

It has been reported that thousands of baby videos and images are being left unsecured and exposed to the internet by Peekaboo Moments, a mobile app. This is due to the app’s developer, Bithouse Inc., leaving an Elasticsearch database open on the internet. Full story here: https://www.bankinfosecurity.com/babys-first-data-breach-app-exposes-baby-photos-videos-a-13603 Continue reading Peekaboo Moments suffers breach leaving thousands of baby images and videos exposed- Comment

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Microsoft Issues Patch to Fix Severe Vulnerability Discovered in Windows- Comment

Brian Krebs posted a story last night about an emergency patch Microsoft sent to government agencies, branches of the US military and other organisations responsible for managing internet infrastructure. The vulnerability in question resides in a Windows component known as crypt32.dll, a Windows module Continue reading Microsoft Issues Patch to Fix Severe Vulnerability Discovered in Windows- Comment

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Reuters Events’ Insurance AI and Innovative Tech Summit Returns to Chicago in 2020 – USAA, Nationwide, The Hartford AXA, Swiss Re, American Family and More Confirmed

As insurance carriers look to technology to meet customer demands at scale, how carriers react to competition and rising customer expectations today will define their success tomorrow. From providing bespoke products, instant customer service and real-time risk monitoring, the likes Continue reading Reuters Events’ Insurance AI and Innovative Tech Summit Returns to Chicago in 2020 – USAA, Nationwide, The Hartford AXA, Swiss Re, American Family and More Confirmed

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Austrian foreign ministry fighting against ‘serious cyberattack’- Comment

It has been reported that Austria’s foreign ministry has been targeted by a cyber-attack that is suspected to have been conducted by another country. The ministry said the seriousness of the attack suggested it might have been carried out by a “state Continue reading Austrian foreign ministry fighting against ‘serious cyberattack’- Comment

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