Category: DATASEC

Ransomware Hits Texas Local Governments

A ransomware attack hit 23 local government entities in Texas last week, the Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR) has revealed. read more http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/Securityweek/~3/C4AlpNfw_rM/ransomware-hits-texas-local-governments

Webmin Backdoored for Over a Year

Webmin, the open source web-based interface for managing Linux and UNIX systems, contained a remote code execution vulnerability for more than a year and it’s believed to be an intentional backdoor. read more http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/Securityweek/~3/a6f_7qLU_So/webmin-backdoored-over-year

Hy-Vee supermarkets report POS cyber incident

The Mid-Western supermarket chain Hy-Vee has issued a warning that the payment card system was breached at several of its locations and services. The 245-store chain said in an August 14 statement that there was an undefined security incident with [ … ]

Michigan Medicine notifies patients of health information breach

From Michigan Medicine, Aug. 16 – ANN ARBOR, Mich. — Michigan Medicine is notifying approximately 5,500 patients about a phishing email campaign that may have exposed some of their health information. During the campaign, emails containing a malicious link were sent [ … ]

Personal Data Of Hundreds Of Visa Applicants Accidentally Leaked In Email

According to this link, https://www.abc.net.au/news/health/2019-08-15/bupa-immigration-medical-data-breach/11413740, the personal health information of 317 people applying for Australian visas was accidentally emailed to a member of the general public, an ABC investigation has revealed. The security bungle occurred when a spreadsheet was sent by [ … ]