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Chinese e-commerce giant Gearbest leaks millions of records, researcher finds
“Gearbest’s database isn’t just unsecured. It’s also providing potentially malicious agents with a constantly-updated supply of fresh data.”
'Gold mine' of customer loan, tax and other records exposed on open server
24 million records, one server, no password.
Personal data on 202 million Chinese job-seekers left exposed on insecure database
The database did not require visitors to enter a username or password to access the information.
Data about 57 million people exposed by Elasticsearch servers
Cybersecurity organization Hacken said it found the misconfigured servers as part of a regular security audit. The data appears to come from millions of U.S. residents.
Google shuts down Google+ for consumers due to bug found months ago
In March, Google found that a flaw in its Google+ People API exposed data including name, email address, occupation, gender and age. "We found no evidence that any profile data was misused," the company said.