Conflicting Information on Recent Microsoft Email Data Breach

Reports from Techcrunch a few days ago stated that an email breach occurred between January 1st and March 28th at Microsoft. The breach exposed email …

vxCrypter: Ransomware and Duplicate File Cleanup

vxCrypter Ransomware not only encrypts your computer, it also deletes duplicate files.  According to Lawrence Abrams, creator and owner of BleepingComputer, the vxCrypter Ransomware could …

Unprotected Amazon Cloud Puts Half Billion Facebook Users at Risk

Third party Facebook app developers have caused yet another database leak.  Unprotected Amazon cloud servers put more than half a billion Facebook user information at …

Wake County leaders trying to get out in front of wave of ransomware attacks

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) – As hackers’ attacks impact local governments and other entities across the country, Wake County leaders took a closer look Monday at …

The Anatomy of a Spear Phishing Attack

Your Best Defense: Training, Prevention and Cyber Insurance

Insurance companies are among the growing chorus of those who say it’s not a matter of if your law firm will get hacked, it’s a …

Repetitive Exposure to Phishing Improves Employee Click Rate

Like most things in life, practice makes perfect.  Well, perhaps, better at least.  KnowBe4 has reported that a “long-term phishing study involving 6 healthcare institutions …

Meditab Fax Server Leak

California-based Meditab, a leading software maker for healthcare electronic medical records, was leaking thousands of doctor’s notes, medical records, and prescriptions. The cause? A security …

North Carolina First in Flight Again: First UPS Drone Delivery

North Carolina proudly claims the slogan “First in flight” thanks to the first manned flight carried out by the Wright brothers in Kitty Hawk, North …

Time To Change Your Facebook Password (Again)

Hard on the heels of CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s lengthy Facebook post that the social network was doubling down on privacy and ensuring users’ data remains …

Identity Theft by the Numbers

Source: IDShield

Citrix Systems Attacked Again

Citrix Systems announced an apparent network penetration by hackers. The Fort Lauderdale, Florida technology business was appraised by a suspected problem last Wednesday by the …

Your Partner in Fighting Ransomware

Ransomware is here with a vengeance. Cybercriminals are seeing far too much reward for their efforts to stop now. Coverware recently released their 2018 Q4 …

Jackson County Pays $400k Ransom

Jackson County, Georgia finds its coffers down by $400,000 this week thanks to cybercriminal ransom. A ransomware infection blocked access to the county IT systems …

Verifications.io Breach Leaks Over 800 Million Records

Charlie Osborne at ZDNet has revealed a data breach of epic proportions. Bob Diachenko and Vinny Troia discovered over 809 million records in MongoDB. The …