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Data leak 235m social media profiles exposed via misconfigured database

Security researchers have discovered around 235 million social media profiles in a misconfigured database that did not require any password …

Data leak Internal NCC training data and CREST exam questions leaked on Github

Internal training documents belonging to British cyber security giant NCC Group along with information about Crest pentest certification exams were …

Data leak 7 free VPN apps leaked the personal data of over 20 million VPN users

Seven free VPN apps created by a Hong Kong-based developer were found leaking the personal data of over 20 million …

Data leak Gambling app Clubillion leaked data of millions of casino players

Clubillion, the number one ranked casino gaming app on Android and iOS, leaked daily activities as well as personal data …

Data leak Unsecured servers leaked data of millions of users of dating sites and apps

Research conducted by WizCase has revealed how servers associated with a number of dating sites and apps have been leaking …

Data leak Twitter says business users’ data leaked in security fiasco

Twitter has admitted to a data security incident that resulted in business users’ billing information getting stored in the browser's …

Data leak Majority of car owners not deleting their data before selling off their cars

A survey by consumer group Which? has revealed that up to four out of five car owners do not adequately …

Data leak Misconfigured AWS bucket exposed 845 GB of data from popular dating apps

A misconfigured AWS S3 bucket was recently found containing up to 845 GB worth of information obtained from at least …

Data leak 68% of Brits sent work emails to wrong recipients, survey finds

A survey from Egress has revealed that more than two-thirds of Brits have been sending work emails containing sensitive data …

Data leak Unsecured databases targeted at least 18 times every day by hackers

Unsecured databases left exposed on the web are targeted by cyber criminals at least eighteen times each day for as …

Data leak Joomla data breach exposed personal data of 2,700 individuals

Popular open-source content management system (CMS) Joomla has disclosed that an internal audit unearthed a major data leak that exposed …

Data leak Mitsubishi data breach may have compromised “cutting-edge” missile tech

Japan is investigating if a cyber attack on Mitsubishi Electric in January this year possibly compromised intellectual property associated with …