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IPVanish Introduces Free Plan to Combat Online Censorship
IPVanish Introduces Free Plan to Combat Online Censorship
IPVanish, one of the best VPNs on the market, has launched a new initiative to help those in restrictive countries subjected to government censorship and surveillance. The new program, called IPVanish Emergency VPN, offers a 3-mon...
Penka Hristovska by Penka Hristovska Published on May 31, 2024
Suspect Pleads Guilty To Being Behind A $37 Million Cryptocurrency Scheme
Suspect Pleads Guilty To Being Behind A $37 Million Cryptocurrency Scheme
Chirag Tomar, a 30-year-old Indian national, pleaded guilty to charges of running a cryptocurrency scheme and stealing more than $37 million from victims. He created a fake website masquerading as Coinbase and used the stolen fund...
Tyler Cross by Tyler Cross Published on May 29, 2024
Singapore Fines Software Company for Weak Password
Singapore Fines Software Company for Weak Password
On May 23, Singaporean authorities fined an educational software company $74,000 for a weak password that enabled the breach of its customers’ data. More than 500,000 people, including 300,000 children, saw sensitive personal data...
Todd Faulk by Todd Faulk Published on May 29, 2024
Be Wary: Fake Antivirus Websites Are On The Rise
Be Wary: Fake Antivirus Websites Are On The Rise
Hackers are creating fake antivirus websites in an attempt to infect victims with malware. These fake websites pose as legitimate antivirus companies, such as Avast, Malwarebytes, and Bitdefender. The websites are a phishing scam,...
Tyler Cross by Tyler Cross Updated on May 29, 2024
Cencora Data Breach Exposes Information from Major Drug Companies
Cencora Data Breach Exposes Information from Major Drug Companies
A data breach at drug distributor Cencora has compromised sensitive information, potentially impacting patients receiving medications from almost a dozen different drug manufacturers. Cencora, previously AmerisourceBergen, along w...
Penka Hristovska by Penka Hristovska Published on May 29, 2024
MediSecure Data Stolen and Sold on Dark Web
MediSecure Data Stolen and Sold on Dark Web
MediSecure, an Australian provider of digital prescription services, has confirmed that data allegedly taken during a recent ransomware attack is now being sold on the dark web. The company disclosed the data breach earlier this m...
Penka Hristovska by Penka Hristovska Published on May 29, 2024
Cybersecurity Takes Center Stage for Paris 2024 Summer Olympics
Cybersecurity Takes Center Stage for Paris 2024 Summer Olympics
With the 2024 Summer Olympics just over two months away, Paris is gearing up to welcome athletes from around the world. However, as preparations intensify for the grand event, cybersecurity has emerged as a critical focus for orga...
Paige Henley by Paige Henley Updated on May 28, 2024
Cyber Trust Mark Labels Set to Enhance Consumer Security
Cyber Trust Mark Labels Set to Enhance Consumer Security
Federal officials announced that consumer labels designed to help Americans choose smart devices with enhanced cybersecurity could start appearing on products before the holiday shopping season. The initiative, known as the US Cyb...
Paige Henley by Paige Henley Published on May 28, 2024
The European Parliament Fell Victim To A Sweeping Data Breach
The European Parliament Fell Victim To A Sweeping Data Breach
The European Parliament sent its employees a letter on May 22 informing them that a data breach resulted in their personal information being stolen. According to the letter, all systems of the recruitment platform, PEOPLE, were br...
Tyler Cross by Tyler Cross Published on May 24, 2024
House Committee Moves To Repeal SEC Cyber Incident Reporting Rule
House Committee Moves To Repeal SEC Cyber Incident Reporting Rule
The House Financial Services Committee has moved forward with a resolution, along party lines, to overturn a controversial SEC rule that requires certain companies to disclose cybersecurity incidents. The rule affects public compa...
Penka Hristovska by Penka Hristovska Published on May 24, 2024