Tags personally identifiable information (PII)

UK arrests suspects tied to WeLeakInfo, a site shuttered for selling breached personal data

by Joe Warminsky • 2 months ago

Cops also visited alleged WeLeakInfo shoppers to warn them about their role in the scheme.

US officials shut down scam websites impersonating Moderna, Regeneron

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The scammers were after data that they could use for fraud or phishing, prosecutors said.

Bug could expose patient data from GE medical imaging devices, researchers warn

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

"The bigger picture here is authentication, and it’s a problem that’s unfortunately typical for medical devices," said CyberMDX's Elad Luz.

Hacker who sent information on US personnel to Islamic State is freed by judge

by Joe Warminsky • 3 months ago

Ardit Ferizi, a citizen of Kosovo, was arrested in 2015 at age 19.

Double-dipping scammers don't need malware to grab card numbers and turn a profit, report says

by Joe Warminsky • 3 months ago

A China-based e-commerce scam appears to be harvesting payment information not through direct hacks on companies or using pernicious malware to skim data, but with a simpler approach.

Breach at food delivery service Chowbus reportedly affects hundreds of thousands of customers

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

The incident is a blow for a budding company that had recently attracted funding from Silicon Valley and New York venture firms alike.

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