New Version of TeslaCrypt, Cisco Patches Five Vulnerabilities, Sony Confirms Two-Factor Authentication Coming to PlayStation and More in This Week's #TechTuesday.

Posted by Harley Boykin - Marketing Coordinator on Tue, Apr 26, 2016
In this week's #TechTuesday: A new TeslaCrypt variant is being hidden in delivery tracker emails, Cisco patches five product vulnerabilities, researcher finds backdoor that accessed Facebook employee passwords, man arrested in data breach that exposed 55M Filipino voters, and Sony confirms two-factor authentication for PlayStation network. 

Tags: authentication, #techtuesday, data breach, malware, password, vulnerability

Windows Users Warned to Dump QuickTime, Hybrid Malware Targets 24 Financial Institutions, and More in this Week's #TechTuesday Roundup

Posted by Harley Boykin - Marketing Coordinator on Tue, Apr 19, 2016
In this week's #TechTuesday: Windows users are warned to dump QuickTime, hybrid GozNym malware targets the customers of 24 financial institutions, Facebook scam delivers malware instead of a friend's video, an unsecure database leads to a potential healthcare data breach, and a new home security device that can create a sound fingerprint of your home.

Tags: IOT, healthcare, #techtuesday, financial services security, data breach, security, malware

Stagefright Hack is Back for Android Devices, Amex Investigates Possible Data Breach, and More in This Week's #TechTuesday Roundup

Posted by Harley Boykin - Marketing Coordinator on Tue, Mar 22, 2016
In this week's #TechTuesday: Some Android phones are susceptible to the Stagefright hack, Amex investigates a possible data breach, UK online banking fraud soars 64% in 2015, Google adds HTTPS report card to transparency report, and a ransomware creator foils ransomware author's plans. 

Tags: #techtuesday, hack, data breach, onlinebanking, fraud

IS Defector Reveals Identity of 22,000 Members, Hacker Picks 1-800-FLOWERS Customer Credit Card Info, and More in This Week's #TechTuesday Roundup

Posted by Harley Boykin - Marketing Coordinator on Tue, Mar 15, 2016

In this week's #TechTuesday roundup: IS defector steals USB stick revealing 22K members' identities, Rosen Hotels becomes latest chain to suffer data breach, hacker picks 1-800-FLOWERS customer credit card info, oncology clinic breached, and Clark County Water Reclamation District hit with cyberattack.

 

Tags: ransomware, healthcare data, #techtuesday, credit card, data breach, hacker, identity

Details of 40K Cox Employees for Sale on Dark Web, Macintosh Computers Targeted with Ransomware Campaign, and More in This Week's TechTuesday Roundup

Posted by Harley Boykin - Marketing Coordinator on Tue, Mar 08, 2016

In this week's #TechTuesday: The personal details of 40K Cox Communications employees are up for sale, Apple users are targeted in the first ransomware campaign against Macs, direct deposits for Illinois State University employees were rerouted, the Pentagon creates 'Hack The Pentagon' program, and Cisco patches vulnerabilities in Nexus devices.

 

Tags: personal data, ransomware, #techtuesday, hack, data breach, vulnerability

'Hack Proof' RFID Chip, WeatherWizard App Scam, and More in This Week's #TechTuesday Roundup

Posted by Harley Boykin - Marketing Coordinator on Tue, Feb 09, 2016

In this week's #TechTuesday Roundup: Researchers build a "hack proof" RFID chip, 63,000 affected in University of Central Florida breach, WeatherWizard app delivers a scam instead of a forecast, Landry's reveals affected locations and attack timeframes of breach, and unauthorized access leads to Neiman Marcus Group Breach. 

Tags: access management, #techtuesday, data breach, scam

Nest Thermostat Leaks Zip Codes, New PayPal Spam, TaxAct Data Breach and More in This Week's #TechTuesday Roundup

Posted by Harley Boykin - Marketing Coordinator on Tue, Jan 26, 2016

In this week's #TechTuesday roundup: Nest thermostat leaked the zip codes of users, $0 PayPal invoice spam was recently discovered, tax preparation software TaxAct detected a data breach and suspended customer accounts, a major flaw in Apple's Gatekeeper system was left unpatched and Cisco patched several critical bugs that could allow device takeover.

Tags: #techtuesday, data breach, security flaw, vulnerability

Time Warner Cable Customer Data Possibly Stolen, PayPal's Security System Has a Major Flaw, Brain Test Malware Back on Google Play and More in This Week's #TechTuesday

Posted by Harley Boykin - Marketing Coordinator on Tue, Jan 12, 2016

In this week's #TechTuesday roundup: Time Warner Cable says up to 320,000 customers' data may have been stolen, Blackphone is given a blackeye with a vulnerability discovery, a security expert discovered a major security flaw in PayPal's security system, Sony's PlayStation Network was shut down by a possible DDoS attack and Brain Test malware was back on the Google Play store.

Tags: #techtuesday, data breach, malware, Hacking, secure, vulnerability

Hello Kitty Database Breach, IRS-Themed Ransomware Campaign and More Phishing Attacks in This Week's #TechTuesday Roundup

Posted by Harley Boykin - Marketing Coordinator on Tue, Dec 29, 2015

In this week's #TechTuesday Roundup: 3.3 Million Hello Kitty fans have information exposed after a database leak, Gyft resets customer passwords after a breach, researchers have discovered another malicious app in the Google Play store, an IRS-themed ransomware spam campaign has surfaced and HSBC customers become the lastest victims of a phishing attack. 

Tags: ransomware, #techtuesday, data breach, breach, password

Un-crackable Smartphones in China, Self-Installing Adware, and More in This Week's #TechTuesday Roundup

Posted by Harley Boykin - Marketing Coordinator on Tue, Dec 01, 2015
This week's #TechTuesday features un-crackable smartphones in china, self-Installing adware, and more cyber-security news from around the world. 

Tags: cybersecurity, #techtuesday, data breach, Hacking, adware