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Uber Fined £385,000 For Losing UK Customer Data

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Google Challenged Over Location Tracking

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The Australian Parliament has recently heard the Australian Prime Minister put forth his appeal for the Telecommunications and Other Legislation



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Widely Used Open Source Software Contained Bitcoin-Stealing Backdoor

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British and Dutch data protection regulators Tuesday hit the ride-sharing company Uber with a total fine of $1,170,892 (~ 1.1 million) for failing to protect its customers’ personal information during a 2016 cyber attack involving millions of users.

Late last year, Uber unveiled that the company had suffered a massive data breach in October 2016, exposing names, email addresses and phone


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Cheetah Mobile—a prominent Chinese app company, known for its popular utility apps like Clean Master and Battery Doctor—and one of its subsidiary Kika Tech have allegedly been caught up in an Android ad fraud scheme that stole millions of dollars from advertisers.

According to app analytics firm Kochava, 7 Android apps developed by Cheetah Mobile and 1 from Kika Tech with a total 2 billion


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A widely used third-party NodeJS module with nearly 2 million downloads a week was compromised after one of its open-source contributor gone rogue, who infected it with a malicious code that was programmed to steal funds stored in Bitcoin wallet apps.

The Node.js library in question is "Event-Stream," a toolkit that makes it easy for developers to create and work with streams, a collection of


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Ransomware forces Ohia and West Virginia hospitals to divert ER patients, Knuddels app receives Germany's first GDPR fine and a report shows users are less trusting but more active in their smartphone data security on episode 171 of our daily podcast.



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Apache Hadoop Spins Cracking Code Injection Vulnerability YARN

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Why Cyber Monday Is Just The Beginning Of The Festive Hacking Season

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Germany Proposes Router Security Guidelines

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The FBI Created A Fake FedEx Website To Unmask A Cybercriminal

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Spotify users have to become cautious due to another round of a Spotify phishing campaigns that targets users’ credentials. The



Trivial Spotify Phishing Campaign Targets Users To Steal Login Credentials on Latest Hacking News.

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In a bid to curb the increasing menace of piracy, a Singapore High Court has issued directions to ISPs (Internet



Singapore High Court Orders Blocking of Streaming Devices by ISP’s on Latest Hacking News.

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USPS Fixes Informed Delivery Flaw That Exposed 60M Users

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Facebook Documents Seized By MPs Investigating Data Breach

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Brazil's Largest Professional Association Suffers Massive Data Leak

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A few months ago, researchers discovered the Zip Slip vulnerability that could trigger remote code execution attacks. As disclosed at



Apache Hadoop YARN NodeManager Daemon Falls Prey To Zip Slip Vulnerability on Latest Hacking News.

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Recently, VMware patched critical vulnerability affecting its Workstation and Fusion software. The bug could allegedly allow an attacker to execute



VMWare Patched Critical Vulnerability In Workstation And Fusion on Latest Hacking News.

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The Cyber Security firm has recently released an in-depth research report enabling internet users and businesses to become wary of



An Overview of the Sophos 2019 Report on Latest Hacking News.

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Recently, DropBox undertook a Pen Test to highlight potential vulnerabilities with Mac OS. Syndis, a Cyber Security firm was engaged



MacOS Penetration Test Reveals Three Zero-Day Vulnerabilities on Latest Hacking News.

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