Category: DATASEC

Imperva blames data breach on stolen AWS API key

Catalin Cimpanu reports: Cyber-security firm Imperva published today a detailed post-mortem report of a security breach the company disclosed two months ago, in August. The company blamed the security breach on an Amazon Web Services (AWS) API key a hacker stole from an [ … ]

Sberbank says sensational data theft fully solved

Andrei Skvarsky reports: The source of last week’s sensational leak of Sberbank credit card details took “hours” to find out, Russia’s biggest lender said in announcing that the theft had been fully solved. The bank said in a statement that the data, [ … ]

CT: Hackers Target Weston Students In Phishing Scheme

Zak Failla reports: Hackers have targeted students at a Fairfield County High School in a recent phishing scheme that came to light. Several students have received questionable emails that stated their accounts had been hacked. In reality, the accounts were [ … ]

JustDial fixes bug that allowed hackers access

The Economic Times reports: Local search service JustDial was found to contain a security flaw, through which a user account could potentially be hacked, but the company managed to rectify it in a day. A cyber security researcher, Ehraz Ahmed, [ … ]

Leafly Cannabis Website Leaked User Info via Exposed Database

Cannabis information platform Leafly sent notification emails to some of its customers letting them know that some of their information was exposed in a data leak incident. […] https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/leafly-cannabis-website-leaked-user-info-via-exposed-database/