Capital One Fined $80 Million After One Year Of Data Breach

The American bank holding firm Capital One has faced a huge fine for failing to protect users’ security. Specifically, the OCC has fined Capital One for $80 million over a 2019 data breach. 2019 Breach Overview In mid-2019, the US-based firm Capital One Financial...

Public Wi‑Fi hacked by seven year old in 10 minutes

The danger of public Wi-Fi spots has been exposed by a seven year old girl following a short video tutorial, reports ITV. The danger of public Wi-Fi hotspots has been exposed by a seven year old girl following a short video tutorial, reports ITV. The experiment – part...

BEC fraud losses almost doubled last year

On the good news front, the FBI notes the success of its newly-established team in recovering some of the funds lost in BEC scams Losses emanating from Business Email Compromise (BEC) and Email Account Compromise (EAC) scams reached nearly US$1.3 billion in 2018,...

Pitney Bowes Suffered Second Ransomware Attack Within A Year

As the world is in a standstill and people are relying more on delivery services, the threat actors are targeting this niche now. However, the recent victim, Pitney Bowes, isn’t a new one. Rather this is the second ransomware attack on Pitney Bowes in less than a...