Tags Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Former U.S. Army contractor sentenced to prison for destroying IT system

by Shannon Vavra • 3 weeks ago

A contractor wiped an entire SharePoint system off a company's AWS instance to exact revenge for his job being terminated.

Amazon Web Services finds no 'significant issues' at other companies allegedly breached by Paige Thompson

by Jeff Stone • 2 months ago

AWS, which serves millions of cloud customers, said it will be more proactive in helping clients detect misconfiguations.

What Capital One's cybersecurity team did (and did not) get right

by Greg Otto • 2 months ago

It's not great that a lone engineer was able to pull data from 106 million people. But this was far from Equifax 2.0.

Capital One is a cautionary tale for companies rushing to embrace new tech

by Jeff Stone • 3 months ago

As developers take on more responsibility to make money, sometimes security is lost in the mix.

Clues to the alleged Capital One hacker's crimes were all over the internet

by Jeff Stone • 3 months ago

Paige Thompson bragged about taking data from Capital One’s storage on Slack and Github, according to the FBI.

Capital One announces massive data breach; lone suspect arrested in Seattle

by Greg Otto • 3 months ago

The breach affected approximately 100 million individuals in the United States and approximately 6 million in Canada.

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