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Next decade of finance focused on tech-driven innovations: Shaktikanta Das

Next decade of finance focused on tech-driven innovations: Shaktikanta Das During the Global Fintech Fest Shaktikanta Das, Governor,...

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Uber clarifies that no private users' data compromised in cyber breach

Uber clarifies that no private users' data compromised in cyber breach Ride-hailing platform Uber on Saturday said that no private...

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WhatsApp is working on a ‘login approval’ feature to keep the hackers at bay

WhatsApp is working on a ‘login approval’ feature to keep the hackers at bay WhatsApp is working on a new security feature that will...

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A man made millions unlocking T-Mobile phones with stolen passwords

Argishti Khudaverdyan has been found guilty of wire fraud, money laundering, and illegally accessing computers after he used stolen passwords to...

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Nomad crypto bridge loses $200 million in ‘chaotic’ hack

After a misconfiguration in its smart contract code, the Nomad cryptocurrency token bridge has been hit by a hack that let a large number of...

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Russia is starting to beat Ukraine at electronic warfare, analysts say

As the war in Ukraine continues, Russia is getting more aggressive in its effort to jam mobile communications gear, a tactic known as electronic...

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US federal courts were reportedly hit by another data breach

The Department of Justice reportedly suffered a severe data breach in early 2020, separate from the SolarWinds attack. Now, lawmakers are looking for...

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Microsoft says it caught an Austrian spyware group using previously unknown Windows exploits

Researchers from Miscrosoft’s Threat Intelligence Center say they have found an Austrian company named DSIRF selling spyware that uses zero-day...

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Google, like Amazon, will let police see your video without a warrant

Several companies confirmed to CNET that they won’t turn over users’ home security video without a warrant or court order, in contrast to...

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NPM users can now connect a Twitter account as a recovery method

The popular JavaScript package manager NPM will now allow users to connect Twitter accounts and GitHub accounts as a recovery method along with a...

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Anti-vax dating site exposed data for 3,500 users through ‘debug mode’ bug

Unjected, a dating site for unvaccinated people, unintentionally left all user data exposed by publishing the site in "debug mode," which...

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Hackers have breached the Neopets virtual pet community

Neopets, the long-running virtual pet platform, suffered a hack in which the emails and passwords of around 69 million site users are believed to...

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A small Canadian town is being extorted by a global ransomware gang

The Canadian town of St. Marys, Ontario, has been hit with ransomware deployed by the notorious LockBit cybercriminal gang, according to Mayor Al...

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T-Mobile agrees to $350 million settlement over its massive 2021 data breach

T-Mobile has agreed to pay $500 million to settle a class-action lawsuit stemming from a hack in 2021 that affected around 76.6 million customers....

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Now Microsoft Office is blocking macros by default

Microsoft Office is rolling out a long-awaited change. Now the default setting stops people from opening files they’ve downloaded that contain...

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Romanian hacker faces US trial over virus-for-hire service

The Department of Justice announced that it had extradited Mihai Ionut Paunescu, a Romanian hacker known as "Virus," to the US to face...

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A Russian-backed malware group is spoofing pro-Ukraine apps, Google finds

The Cyber Azov app, which claimed to help volunteers launch denial-of-service attacks against Russian targets, was actually developed by a...

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Ex-CIA engineer convicted for being WikiLeaks source in ‘Vault 7’ hacking tools leak

Joshua Schulte has been convicted for committing the largest leak in the history of the CIA. He sent WikiLeaks files and documents exposing security...

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Elden Ring publisher Bandai Namco confirms reports it was hacked

Bandai Namco, the game publisher behind Elden Ring, has confirmed reports that it was hacked. The company says hackers accessed its systems on July...

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Hunter Biden phone hack claims test platforms’ misinformation policies

After a 4Chan user claimed to have access to sensitive videos and images from Hunter Biden’s iCloud account, search and social media platforms have...

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Web3 projects have lost more than $2 billion to hacks this year

In Q1 and Q2 of 2022, cryptocurrency and NFT projects lost more than $2 billion to hacks, scams, and phishing schemes, according to a new report from...

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FBI and MI5: ‘The Chinese government is set on stealing your technology’

The heads of the US and UK security services have issued a warning about the threat posed by the Chinese government. FBI Director Christopher Wray...

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Senators call on FTC Chair Khan to investigate TikTok’s data security practices

Federal Trade Commission Chair Lina Khan is facing new pressure to investigate TikTok following new reports that the company shares US data with...

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Apple’s Lockdown Mode for iPhone, iPad, and Mac adds ‘extreme’ protection against threats like Pegasus

Apple’s Lockdown Mode setting is coming to iPhones, iPads, and Macs. Designed for people who may be targeted by "state-sponsored mercenary...

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The Marriott hotel chain has been hit by another data breach

The Marriott International hotel chain confirmed that it has been hit by a data breach that exposed customer information including credit card...

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British Army’s YouTube and Twitter accounts were hacked to promote crypto scams

The British Army’s YouTube and Twitter accounts were breached and used to promote cryptocurrency scams. Hackers peddled phony NFTs on the...

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Chrome password manager update will let you manually add credentials on all platforms

Google is updating Chrome’s built-in password manager to be able to manually add passwords to the service on all platforms. There’s also...

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The seven best secure messaging apps

If you’re looking for a messaging app that offers secure end-to-end encryption, here’s a roundup of the best apps you can use. If you’re...

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