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Woefully Inadequate IT Processes for Managing User Accounts and Access Continue to Create Major Security and Compliance Risks, One Identity Survey Reveals

One Identity, a proven leader in helping organizations get identity and access management (IAM) right, today released study results showing significant gaps in how organizations manage accounts used to access IT infrastructure, systems, and data—gaps that could result in major security and compliance deficiencies. The results of the study of more than 900 IT security professionals, conducted by Dimensional Research, ... Read More »

Whole Foods Hacked

Popular grocery chain Whole Foods has suffered a data breach; hackers gained access to credit card info of some customers. View full Story  ORIGINAL SOURCE: IB Times Read More »

Half a Million Vehicle Tracking Devices Exposed in Security Breach

Kromtech Security Researchers have uncovered a security breach exposing half a million vehicle tracking details. Read Full Story  ORIGINAL SOURCE: The Inquirer Read More »

“Few Clients” Affected in Deloitte Hack, Says Firm

Accountancy firm Deloitte are the latest firm to fall victim to a data breach. The firm says attackers accessed personal data via their email platform, but very few clients were actually affected. The Guardian exclusively broke the story on Monday. Read Full Story  ORIGINAL SOURCE: Reuters Read More »

Mass-Scale Ransomware Attacks Providing Hackers the Ability to Earn Quick Money

Brian Baskin and Paramjeet Singh,
Carbon Black

During the past six months, the Carbon Black Threat Analysis Unit (TAU) analysed more than 1,000 ransomware samples, categorising them into 150 families, and found the following: Attackers are looking to make quick, easy money with unsophisticated malware combined with sophisticated delivery methods. The majority of today’s ransomware aims to target the largest vulnerable population possible. “Ransomware as a Service ... Read More »

Another Day, Another Data Breach- National Bank of Canada Hit

The National Bank of Canada has become the latest victim of a data breach. The bank said a technical glitch may have exposed the personal info of approx’ 400 customers earlier this week. View Full Story  ORIGINAL SOURCE: IBT Read More »

Equifax Suffered Breach Months Before Massive Attack

Equifax have reported they suffered another breach in March, months before the huge breach that was reported publicly in September,. View Full Story  ORIGINAL SOURCE: IB Times Read More »

Equifax Leaders Retire

Equifax’s CIO and CISO are retiring, after the company acknowledged they knew about, and failed to act upon, the vulnerability which led to the huge data breach. View Full Story  Original Source: The Register Read More »

India’s “robust” biometric database let millions get fake IDs

Criminals managed to circumvent the “robust” security of India’s biometric database to issue over 8 million fake identity cards — which Indian citizens use for everything from opening bank accounts to getting married. Police in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh Sunday arrested 10 men as part of a crackdown on a sophisticated fraud scam which involved cloning fingerprints and cracking the security ... Read More »

About 143 million people hit by massive Equifax data breach

About 143 million US customers of credit report giant Equifax may have had information compromised in a cyber security breach, the company has disclosed. Read Full Story  ORIGINAL SOURCE: BBC Read More »