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Researchers found a semi-legit way to turn an Amazon Echo into a wiretap

by Chris Bing • 3 months ago

The research describes how an inherent design flaw could turn the Echo into a remote voice recorder.

French marketing firm publicly exposes sensitive data of over 12,000 clients

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 5 months ago

The latest big AWS S3 exposure comes close in the shadow of GDPR, the European Union's new privacy protection legislation.

Industry braces for critical Intel security flaw impacting a decade's worth of chips

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 7 months ago

A critical security flaw in Intel processors will require an overhaul of operating system kernels after research found that decades worth of chips could be impacted by the vulnerability.

Florida-based credit firm left 111GB of sensitive customer data exposed on AWS server

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 8 months ago

UpGuard researcher Chris Vickery found another open S3 instance, with a Florida-based credit firm leaving extremely sensitive data on the public internet.

Whole Foods investigating breach tied to point-of-sale systems

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 10 months ago

Systems "used at certain venues such as taprooms and full table-service restaurants located within some stores" were victims of a breach.

'Confidential' Verizon credentials, server logs left publicly exposed

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 10 months ago

Stop us if you've heard this before: Sensitive data was left publicly exposed on an Amazon Web Services S3 storage server owned by a billion-dollar corporation.

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