An issue in Apple Mail means some 'encrypted' messages aren't actually protected
A fix is on the way, though exactly when remains unclear.
Cyber deals continue with Proofpoint's $225 million acquisition of ObserveIT
Sumo Logic also announced its own acquisition of Jask in an unrelated deal.
Extortion and alleged ISIS threats: A Saudi embassy learned the hard way about email security
Security researcher Chris Kubecka knew that it might be a tough assignment to catch an intruder on the email system at Saudi Arabia's embassy in the Netherlands. But the story only got bigger once she got to work.
Microsoft email breach gave hackers access to account information for months
Hackers were able to access email content from “a large number” of Outlook, MSN, and Hotmail email accounts, Motherboard reported.
Email scammers stole more than $150K from defense contractors and a university, FBI says
Scammers were able to obtain fraudulent lines of credit to buy expensive technical equipment in the organizations’ names, the FBI said last week in an industry advisory obtained by CyberScoop.
E-ticketing system exposes airline passengers' personal information via email
The weakness is a check-in link that is emailed to customers, and it exposes information such as passport numbers, flight numbers, researchers at Wandera said. The affected airlines include Southwest, Air France and KLM.