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Hackers Ran Through Holes in Swift’s Network

Reading Time: < 1 minute  |  Published: May 1, 2017 in Industry News
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The Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication has James Bond-level security at the facilities it uses to move millions of bank-payment orders around the world every day. Visitors to a Swift operations center in Culpeper, Va., say their car trunks were inspected upon arrival by armed...

Ransomware Attack on Texas Clinic Affects 33k, Some Patient Records Lost

Reading Time: < 1 minute  |  Published: October 21, 2016 in Industry News
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A ransomware attack on Grand Prairie, Texas-based Rainbow Children's Clinic in early August reportedly affected 33,638 patients, according to Information Management. On Aug. 3, a hacker launched a ransomware attack on the clinic's computer system, encrypting data on the clinic's servers. Rainbow Children's Clinic attempted to...

Weebly Data Breach Affects 43 Million Customers

Reading Time: < 1 minute  |  Published: October 21, 2016 in Industry News
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Weebly, a San Francisco-based company that has allowed more than 40 million people create websites with since 2007; will start sending notification letters to all of their customers on Thursday, informing them of a data breach that occurred eight months ago. The breach, affecting 43,430,316 customers,...

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Nearly 6,000 online stores hit by hackers

10:18 14 October in Industry News
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Thousands of retailers have been hit by credit card detail stealing malware. They way the hackers got in? unpatched software flaws. Over 5,900 e-commerce sites contain malware that steals victim's credit card details, according to a security researcher. The malicious code has been placed on...

Breach Alert: POS Vendor Lightspeed

Reading Time: < 1 minute  |  Published: September 7, 2016 in Industry News
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Montreal-based Lightspeed POS, founded in 2005, sells a cloud-based point-of-sale system to retailers and restaurateurs that’s used to process both physical and online transactions, and which competes with the likes of Shopify and Square. According to the notification, the breach affects the company’s cloud-based POS...

Acer suffers data breach through online store

Reading Time: < 1 minute  |  Published: June 20, 2016 in Industry News
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Taiwanese hardware and electronics giant Acer has announced that it has suffered a data breach via its e-commerce site, and is preparing to inform those customers affected. Due to unauthorised access by a third-party, anyone who accessed the online store between 12 May, 2015 and 28...

North Korean hackers stole US fighter jet blueprints

Reading Time: < 1 minute  |  Published: June 15, 2016 in Industry News
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As part of a years-long cyber attack, North Korean hackers have allegedly stolen 42,000 materials from South Korean organizations and government agencies, including blueprints for F-15 fighter jet wings. The hacking began in 2014 and was first detected in February, according to South Korea's police cyber...