Data breach,Security,Shadow Brokers,Vulnerabilities
The NSA keeps vulnerabilities a secret – and the Shadow Brokers sell them
You can find all kinds of unusual things on the Internet. But last August something… unusually unusual popped up. A group calling themselves the Shadow Brokers announced that they would be auctioning off cyber weapons to the highest bidder. What’s […]
Data breach,Internet of Things (IoT),Privacy,Security,Vulnerabilities
Internet-enabled toys: vulnerabilities expose children’s data
Germany recently banned the doll ”Cayla.” It was considered a privacy risk, with one of the goals of the ban being to “protect the most vulnerable in our society”. What’s all this about, then? Cayla is a smart doll, in […]
What is a data breach and what can you do about them?
There are no world championships in poor information security. Nonetheless, Yahoo has been doing its utmost to be prepared should such an event ever come around. On September 22, 2016, they announced that account information from over 500 million accounts […]