Doug Olenick

Capital One hacker to ask for release on bail

Capital One hacker to ask for release on bail

Paige Thompson, the person behind the massive Capital One data breach that exposed more than 100 million records will request a bail before a federal judge on 23 August

Vulnerabilities seen on Google Nest Cam IQ Indoor camera

Vulnerabilities seen on Google Nest Cam IQ Indoor camera

The Google Nest Cam IQ Indoor camera harbours a series of security loopholes, which could be used to disrupt or hijack the device

One million Luscious porn site accounts compromised

One million Luscious porn site accounts compromised

Records of online porn access from all over the world exposed, with particular concentrations located in France, Germany and Russia

First half 2019 sees 4,000 data breaches exposing 4B records

First half 2019 sees 4,000 data breaches exposing 4B records

The number of data breaches reported and records exposed both increased by more than 50 percent during the first half of 2019

Intel rolls out security updates for seven products

Intel rolls out security updates for seven products

Intel has patched several vulnerabilities, including three high-rated issues that cover Intel's NUC (CVE-2019-11140), Processor Identification Utility for Windows (CVE-2019-11163) and Computing Improvement Program (CVE-2019-11162)

700,000 Choice Hotels customer records compromised

700,000 Choice Hotels customer records compromised

Cyber-criminals took advantage of an open MongoDB database containing data from Choice Hotels and stole 700,000 customer records and then demanded a ransom payment worth £3,200 for their return

Microsoft-certified software drivers found to be security risks

Microsoft-certified software drivers found to be security risks

More than 40 Microsoft-certified software drivers from 20 high-profile vendors have been found to contain vulnerabilities that can be exploited by attackers

Symantec sells off enterprise business for £8.8 billion

Symantec sells off enterprise business for £8.8 billion

Symantec has sold off its enterprise security business to chipmaker Broadcom, but will retain consumer cyber-safety business

Clipsa cryptostealer targeting Word Press sites

Clipsa cryptostealer targeting Word Press sites

A new password-stealer malware, which targets cryptocurrencies, brute-forces and steals administrator credentials from unsecured WordPress websites

Black Hat 2019 keynote: Transformative change needed to improve cyber-security

Black Hat 2019 keynote: Transformative change needed to improve cyber-security

A change in how security ops and devops staffs function is needed for organisations to get ahead of the curve combating cyber-security issues, said Square's head of security Dino Dai Zovi