Cyber Risk

Millions of Verizon customer records exposed in security lapse


Security experts warn of account risks after Verizon customer data leak. Thought your email, social media, and bank accounts were safe with two-factor authentication? Think again. The data was downloadable by anyone with the easy-to-guess web address. As many as 14 million records of subscribers who called the phone giant's customer services in the past six months were found on an unprotected Amazon S3 storage server by an employee of Nice Systems, a Ra'anana, Israel-based company.

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August 2017

August 1st, 2017 | CRN

The 10 Biggest Data Breaches of 2017 (So Far)

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August 7th, 2017 | CSO

Engineering Firm Exposes SCIF Plans and Power Vulnerability Reports

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August 8th, 2017 | Threat Post

Engineering Firm Leaks Sensitive Data on Dell, SBC and Oracle

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August 10th, 2017 | Security Week

Engineering Firm Exposed Electrical Infrastructure Details: Researchers

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August 10th, 2017 | E&E News

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August 15th, 2017 | Yahoo! Finance

How Companies Leave Your Data Online Without Your Knowledge

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