Wednesday, September 19, 2018

British Airways announce payment details of 380,000 customers stolen

The UK’s flag carrier vows to compensate all customers who will lose out financially due to the incident British Airways has revealed the theft of customer data that compromised around 380,000 payment cards. “We are...

2FA shake-up account verification announced for Instagram users

The move is part of a three-pronged plan that is intended to bolster user trust and safety on the photo-sharing platform Instagram has announced that its users will soon be able to secure their...

Analysis of the state of security in mobile devices over the first half of...

For Android, malware detections were down 27.48% compared to the first half of 2017; for iOS, they decreased 15% compared to the same period last year Mobile security plays an increasingly important role in...

Epic Games move away from Google Play not a decision to copy

After Epic Games shunned Google Play, debates about threats faced by Android users have taken on a whole new tenor. Joining us to add his voice to the mix is ESET Malware Researcher...

Fortnite worldwide success challenges Android defenses

Stop us if you’ve heard this before: avoid installing apps from outside Google Play. But what if you’re itching to battle it out in Fortnite? First, a quick recap: Epic Games has decided to...

Superdrug customer data stolen claim cybercriminals

The retailer says that whatever data the crooks have obtained, they weren’t stolen through a breach of its systems Superdrug is urging its online customers to change their passwords after being contacted by cybercriminals...

Australian schoolboy takes bite out of Apple’s network

His lawyer claims that the teen did the hacking because he admired Apple and dreamed of landing a job in the company A 16-year-old Australian teenager has broken into Apple’s internal systems multiple times,...

Instagram accounts hijacked following coordinated hack

If you’re an Instagrammer, you may want to take some basic precautions, such as picking a strong and unique password and signing up for two-factor authentication sooner rather than later Hundreds of Instagram users...

Reddit breach leaves personal data of some users exposed

The company has learned the hard way that there are better ways to deliver two-factor authentication than via text messages Reddit has announced that a hacker has broken into some of its systems and...

Bogus apps found on Google Play leak stolen credit card credentials

Fraudsters are using bogus apps to convince users of three Indian banks to divulge their personal data Another set of fake banking apps has found its way into the official Google Play store. Claiming...

LATEST NEWS

MUST READ