Healthcare 2021: Cyberattacks to Center on COVID-19 Spying, Patient Data
The post-COVID-19 surge in the criticality level of medical infrastructure, coupled with across-the-board digitalization, will be big drivers for medical-sector cyberattacks next year.
Microsoft Revamps ‘Invasive’ M365 Feature After Privacy Backlash
The Microsoft 365 tool that tracked employee usage of applications like Outlook, Skype and Teams was widely condemned by privacy experts.
Android Messenger App Still Leaking Photos, Videos
The GO SMS Pro app has been downloaded 100 million times; now, underground forums are actively sharing images stolen from GO SMS servers.
Cayman Islands Bank Records Exposed in Open Azure Blob
An offshore Cayman Islands bank’s backups, covering a $500 million investment portfolio, were left unsecured and leaking personal banking information, passport data and even online banking PINs.
Digitally Signed Bandook Trojan Reemerges in Global Spy Campaign
A strain of the 13-year old backdoor Bandook trojan has been spotted in an espionage campaign.
Baidu Apps in Google Play Leak Sensitive Data
Cyberattackers could use the information to track users across devices, disable phone service, or intercept messages and phone calls.
GO SMS Pro Android App Exposes Private Photos, Videos and Messages
The vulnerable version of the app, which has 100 million users, uses easily predictable URLs to link to private content.
LAPD Bans Facial Recognition, Citing Privacy Concerns
The department has said no thanks to the Clearview AI platform, after an expose showing that officers had used it 475 times during a trial period alone.
Zoom Takes on Zoom-Bombers Following FTC Settlement
The videoconferencing giant has upped the ante on cybersecurity with three fresh disruption controls.
Dating Site Bumble Leaves Swipes Unsecured for 100M Users
Bumble fumble: An API bug exposed personal information of users like political leanings, astrological signs, education, and even height and weight, and their distance away in miles.
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