Sun.Dec 01, 2019

Google warned 12K+ users targeted by state-sponsored hackers

Security Affairs

Google revealed that over 12,000 of its users were targeted by state-sponsored hackers in the third quarter of this year.

Weekly Update 167

Troy Hunt

It's summer! Yes, I know it's back to front for many of you but Dec 1 means it's sunnier than ever here.

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Twitter account of Huawei Mobile Brazil hacked

Security Affairs

The official Twitter account of Huawei Mobile Brazil has been hacked and attackers have sent offensive messages to the rival Apple. The official Twitter account of Huawei Mobile Brazil has been hacked, attackers have sent offensive messages to provoke the rival Apple.

I Ditched Google for DuckDuckGo. Here's Why You Should Too

WIRED Threat Level

Once you realize most things you search for online are boring and obvious, you realize you don't really need Google in your life. . Security Security / Security Advice

Top 10 industries for monetizing data: Is yours one of them?

Find out which industries, use cases, and business applications are the best opportunities for data monetization. Understand what data is being monetized, who wants it, and why. Use data you already own to create new revenue sources. Download the eBook today!

TrueDialog database leaked online tens of millions of SMS text messages

Security Affairs

Millions of SMS messages have been leaked by a database run by TrueDialog, a business SMS provider for businesses and higher education providers. Security experts at vpnMentor discovered a database belonging to the US communications company, TrueDialog that was leaking millions of SMS messages.

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Security Affairs newsletter Round 242

Security Affairs

A new round of the weekly SecurityAffairs newsletter arrived! Every week the best security articles from Security Affairs free for you in your email box. Iran – Government blocks Internet access in response to the protests. Twitter allows users to use 2FA without a phone number.

Books Worth Your Time (Q4)

Adam Shostack

Cyber. The Huawei and Snowden Questions , by Olav Lysne is a deep dive into what happens when an untrusted vendor builds your trusted computing base, and more importantly, why a great many of the “obvious” ways to address those risks are subject to easy work-arounds. This is unhappy news for Huawei, but more importantly, as cyber is now treated as a “fifth domain” and there are no norms of conflict, bad news for technology in general.

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Data of 21 million Mixcloud users available for sale on the dark web

Security Affairs

The online music streaming service Mixcloud was recently breached by a hacker that is attempting to sell stolen user data a dark web marketplace.

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Court Denies Criminal Defendant’s Motion to Suppress Evidence Obtained via Warrantless Search: eDiscovery Case Law

eDiscovery Daily

In United States v. Caputo, No. 3:18-cr-00428-IM (D. Or Nov. 6, 2019) , Oregon District Judge Karin J.

Privacy without borders: Reality or Fantasy?

Imagine a world in which every country shared a vision and a common set of principles to protect and regulate the use of personal data. It would make international business far simpler, provide citizens in every country with the same privacy rights.

Your customers' private data is precious – handle with care, or else | Gene Marks

The Guardian Data Protection

California brings in a new law on personal information in January but companies everywhere need to get on top of this Does your business sell – or even handle – a large amount of personal information of people who live in California? If so then come 1 January 2020 you better make sure your website is in compliance with the state’s new laws. Otherwise, you could be facing stiff penalties.