Friday 2 July 2021

One Medical: Sorry-not-Sorry for Leaking your Personal Info - Security Boulevard

ONEM HIPAA FAIL: Primary care med-tech firm One Medical made an intern-level error this week. It sent email to countless customers with hundreds of other customer email addresses visible in the To: field.

Thursday 1 July 2021

LinkedIn Leaks 93% of Users’ Data—Refuses Blame for Breach - Security Boulevard

MSFT PR FAIL: LinkedIn is fighting a crescendo of criticism over a huge data breach, which is being sold by criminals. The firm’s PR people claim it’s not, in fact, a breach—nothing to see here, move along.

Tuesday 29 June 2021

SafeDollar Stablecoin not Safe nor Stable: Hack Sends Value to ZERO - Security Boulevard

Hack or Rug-Pull? SafeDollar, a crypto token that’s pegged to the U.S. dollar, crashed this week. The team behind the Polygon-based stablecoin claim it had been hacked.

Monday 28 June 2021

Did your WD My Book NAS get Wiped? Put a Brave Face on It - Security Boulevard

My Book? Not Any More: A 2019 vulnerability is being exploited to remotely wipe countless Western Digital devices. The WD My Book Live NAS product is coming under attack from Eastern European malefactors.