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60% of School Apps Disclose Students’ Data to Third Parties

The pandemic forced school and college students to rely on various e-learning mobile applications to help them with their education. However, most of these...

Peloton’s API Vulnerability Exposes Users’ Personal Information

Exercise equipment company, Peloton, is facing severe criticism after it failed to protect its users’ personal information. Cybersecurity researcher Jan Masters discovered a vulnerability...

Fine-tune Your Passwords this World Password Day 2021

Passwords – the most common and effective authentication method to securely log in systems and keep data secure – have now become a potential...

Most Americans Lack Confidence in Government’s Cybersecurity Preparedness

Cyberattacks can have a long-lasting impact on organizations in many ways and on many levels. Consumers lose trust in the companies’ security standards if...

How to Update Web Browsers for Secure Browsing

With cybercriminals looking for innovative techniques to target vulnerable systems in the evolving digital space, securing web browsers have become more critical than ever. Outdated...

NSA Releases Advisory on Securing IT-OT Connectivity

The U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) released a security advisory addressing the National Security System (NSS), the Department of Defense (DoD), and the Defense...

Experian API Flaw Exposed Credit Scores of Thousands of Americans

Credit scores of millions of Americans were exposed online after a third-party vendor misconfigured the Application Programming Interface (API) keys belonging to the credit...

40 Mobile Apps with Over 100 Mn Downloads Found Leaking AWS...

Security threats from mobile applications continue to be a major risk for developers and users. Cybercriminals often try to exploit vulnerabilities or misconfigurations in...

Project Signal: An Iranian State-Sponsored Ransomware Operation Emerges

State-sponsored actors from Iran have often been linked to various cyberespionage campaigns targeting organizations globally. In a recent development, security experts from Flashpoint recently...

Babuk Ransomware Group Changes Course; Moves from Encryption to Extortion

The infamous Babuk ransomware group has announced that it is shutting down its operation. The group allegedly posted the blackout message on its data...

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