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Nicehash reimburses 60 percent of stolen bitcoins to its users

Slovenia-based Crypto mining pool, Nicehash which suffered a major breach on December 2017 after hackers stole nearly 80,00 bitcoins core (BTC) has returned as...

Kaspersky Lab exposes malicious operation by Lazarus group

Kaspersky Lab recently uncovered AppleJeus, a malicious operation by North Korea’s cyber-hacking outfit ‘Lazarus Group’ to intrude on cryptocurrency exchanges and applications. According to an...

Turkish hacktivists take over Twitter accounts of U.S. journalists

Turkish hacker faction Ayyildiz Tim, which claims that it is supported by Erdogan's security forces, took over the social media handles of several United...

Data breach at Cheddar’s restaurant exposes 567,000 payment cards

Darden restaurants recently announced a cyber attack incident on one of its eateries, exposing payment data of around 567,000 cards. The American multi-brand restaurant operator...

Australia shelves Ministry of Cyber Security

As of August 26, 2018, Australia does not have a Ministry of Cyber Security, as the new cabinet appointed by Prime Minister Scott Morrison...

Zscaler acquires stealth security startup TrustPath

Information security company Zscaler recently announced that it has acquired stealth cybersecurity startup TrustPath. The acquisition accelerates Zscaler’s ability to build user behavioral profiles,...

AT&T acquires AlienVault, appoints Barmak Meftah as CEO of new cybersecurity...

AT&T has completed the acquisition of open-source threat intelligence firm AlienVault. The new acquisition will help AT&T bolster its security portfolio and will also...

T-Mobile discovers data breach that compromised two million users’ information

The mobile telecommunication company T-Mobile US, Inc has revealed a data breach that compromised around two million users’ personal information. In an official announcement,...

Democrats say suspected cyber attack was actually a phishing test

The Democratic National Committee (DNC) clarified that the suspected hacking attempt on its voter database was actually a simulated phishing test and not the...

Kenyan Central Bank proposes new cybersecurity guidelines

In order to fight against banking frauds and to get a better view of the new threats that payment service providers are facing, the...

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