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Some ethical hackers are making huge amounts of cash

Some ethical hackers are using their skills to make huge amounts of money as they help companies big and small to find vulnerabilities in their computer systems.

Tesla factories’ security cameras caught up in wider hack

A Silicon Valley startup offering cloud-based security camera services has had its systems breached in a major hack that accessed numerous live feeds.

Hackers Discover 55 Apple Vulnerabilities, Awarded Over $50,000 in Bounties

A group of hackers has been awarded over $50,000 by Apple for discovering 55 vulnerabilities in the company's systems.Sam Curry,

One of the world’s most famous hotels targeted by scammers

Scammers have gone after customers of one of the world's most famous hotels

Hackers are trying to sell a haul of more than 73 million user records

Affected online services include dating app Zoosk and printing service Chatbooks

‘A staggering problem’: Working from home could lead to massive data leaks

Everyone suddenly working from home has created a cybersecurity nightmare

Jeff Bezos’ phone allegedly hacked by Saudi crown prince’s WhatsApp message

New evidence suggests that data from Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos’ phone was hacked in 2018 by Saudi crown prince Mohammed bin Salman

Hackers demand $6M from largest retail currency dealer in ransomware attack

Travelex, the world's largest retail currency dealer, has been targeted in a ransomware attack, with hackers reportedly demanding a payment of $6 million.

Cyberattack forces 38,000 students to stand in line for new passwords

It’s an email password reset like no other. A university in Germany is handing out new ones printed on pieces of paper to its 38,000 students after its servers were hit by hackers.

T-Mobile hack may have affected around a million customers

For the second time in just over a year, hackers have targeted T-Mobile servers, this time making off with customer details linked to around a million accounts.

Iranian hackers targeted 2020 U.S. presidential candidates, Microsoft says

Microsoft is sounding the warning bells again in light of recent cyberattacks against current and former U.S. government officials.

Massive Words with Friends hack exposes 218 million account login details

A hacker has claimed responsibility for hacking the Zynga mobile game Words With Friends, saying more than 218 million accounts have been stolen.

British Airways hit with a massive fine for 2018 data breach

British Airways has been hit with a whopping $230 million fine for a security breach in 2018 that saw hackers steal personal data belonging to around 500,000 of the airline's customers.

Mobile payment app shut down after hackers nab $500,000 from customers

A mobile payment system launchd by 7-Eleven in Japan has been forced to shut down just days after launch after it was targeted by hackers. The company said 900 customers were affected in transactions totaling more than $500,000.

Radiohead releases 18 hours of material to scupper hacker’s ransom demand

A hacker who stole 18 hours' worth of unreleased Radiohead recordings was reportedly demanding $150,000 in exchange for its return. But instead of paying up, frontman Thom York and the other band members had a better idea.

Flipboard hack prompts password reset for millions of users

Flipboard says it's been hit by hackers, resulting in the theft of personal data belonging to some of its 145 million users. As a precautionary measure, the company is prompting its community to create new passwords.The post Flipboard hack prompts password reset for millions of users appeared first on Digital Trends.

Marriott wants guests’ data so it can tell them if their data was stolen

Marriott has created an online form to help you find out if your data was stolen in the massive Starwood hack that came to light toward the end of 2018. But take note, it requires you to submit a bunch of personal details.The post Marriott wants guests’ data so it can tell them if their data was stolen appeared first on Digital Trends.

500px: Almost 15 million users caught up in security breach

Almost 15 million members of portfolio website 500px have been caught up in a security breach. The hack occurred in 2018 but was only discovered last week. Users are being told to change their 500px password as soon as possible.The post 500px: Almost 15 million users caught up in security breach appeared first on Digital Trends.

A flaw in e-ticket systems could mean a hacker can print your boarding pass

The vulnerability was discovered in December and involves unsecured check-in emails that can put the personal information of passengers at risk or even allow a hacker to print boarding passes.The post A flaw in e-ticket systems could mean a hacker can print your boarding pass appeared first on Digital Trends.

Time to change your password again after Dell announces attempted hack

Dell said on Wednesday that it recently spotted an attempt by hackers to steal customer data. The cybercriminals are believed to have gone after personal data, though credit card information is thought to be safe.The post Time to change your password again after Dell announces attempted hack appeared first on Digital Trends.

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