Marriott recently disclosed that systems from Starwood’s reservation database were compromised as early as 2014, prior to Marriott acquiring Starwood. This data breach affects up to 500 million customers and is second only in size to the infamous Yahoo data
After the announcement by Facebook of a recent breach exposing around 30 million user records from a security flaw, Facebook is looking at buying a cybersecurity company. An acquisition of this type would go a long way toward providing Facebook
Prison Inmates Hack Tablets to Steal Money Over 300 prison inmates at the Idaho State Correctional Institution recently hacked the JPay tablets they have access to in jail to steal money. These tablets are normally used for things like accessing
He is known only as “Profexer,” he wrote and sold code on the dark web then went dark himself last winter. In January, American intelligence agencies identified a piece of his code may have been used in the hacking
Marcus Hutchins, a British Cyber Security Researcher who helped stop the WannaCry ransomware cyberattack, has been arrested by the FBI. The Department Of Justice released an indictment accusing the 23-year-old of creating the Kronos (a banking Trojan) in 2015.