Posts Tagged ‘Breaches’

Evernote warns of possible security breach

One of the popular online services Evernote has been hacked this week. Unknown attacker gained access to a database for email addresses and passwords. The sensitive information is not yet published but it is always possible that attacker publish the data on internet. Evernote is a cloud based service that helps users to store all [...]

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Wikileaks and Anonymous release “global intelligence files” Part one

Today, Monday 27 February, Anonymous have started in a new union with wikileaks planning to publish “The global intelligence files”. Those files are belonging to global intelligence company Stratfor and containing a lot of confidential information. More than five million emails are going to be released publically that are sent by special agents from all [...]

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How secure is RSA’s SecurID?

The incidents at Lockheed Martin, L-3 Communications and Northrop Grumman seem to originate from a breach in which data was stolen related to RSA’s SecurID two-factor authentication devices, which are widely used by US government agencies, contractors and banks to secure remote access to sensitive networks. Finally RSA Security Company is going to replace about [...]

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WikiLeaks: An experiment in failures?

By Rick Lawhorn CISSP, CISA, CHP, CHSS After the recent announcements concerning WikiLeaks, I began to question the whistleblower website on its motives and the perceived value of disclosure. In fits of brief clarity I find myself, like many others, asking if this latest disclosure was a failure in information security or simply visible failures [...]

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Hell Pizza’s Customer Database Hacked

An online database for a Pizza store chain has been compromised this is According risky.biz, there is no credit card numbers but it contains about 400MB of customer’s information. Currently Pizza stores are located in New Zealand, England, Australia and Ireland. Customers information are very important for this case as if a hacker managed to [...]

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