In the last year there have been a number of databreaches involving the healthcare industry. These included high profile attacks such as those on Premera Blue Cross and Anthem compromising millions of records.
Highlights from the last seven days in information security include ESETs latest trends report (In)security Everywhere and the ongoing cyberattacks against Ukraines electric power industry.
IoT (Internet of Things) is creating many vulnerabilities for consumers and businesses. Mobile and wearable devices that use Bluetooth technology open new doors for cyber hackers to breach personal and corporate security.
Chris Vickery, a security researcher who is known for finding leaked databases online claims he has foundUS voter registration records of 191 million US voters It is unclear who is behind the leak, why the data was leaked, if the leak is a result of a security or a human error.
Each day we hear about new phishing attacks being carried out by hackers or scammers and despite the continuing awareness from multiple sources and media platforms regarding these attacks, there are still people who continue to fall victim to such attacks.