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cyber security intelligence services
Massive Security
06/23/2017

WannaCry Continues to Spread, Results in Halted Production for Honda

Yesterday, we had written about a recent WannaCry attack upon speed and red light cameras in Victoria, Australia. We had also discussed how WannaCry has continued to surface at many…
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financial cyber attacks
General News
06/23/2017

Cyber Week in Review: North Korea, Bitcoin & Electric Grids

Some weeks recent cyber attacks cost millions of dollars and upset nations.  In such cases, the motivation is clear: financial gain.  Other cyber attacks focus on espionage: stealing data from…
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speed camera cyber attack
Massive Security
06/22/2017

Speed Cameras in Australia Suffered Cyber Attack

There are many different types of systems, networks, and infrastructure that continue to be targeted by cyber attacks. One of the most widespread cyber attacks seen recently was the WannaCry…
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medical center phishing attack
Massive Security
06/21/2017

Torrance Memorial Medical Center Hit By Phishing Attack

Phishing campaigns are one of the most prominent types of cyber attacks. They can be very simply crafted by attackers to cleverly fool individuals into clicking on malicious links/attachments to…
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retail industry cyber attacks
Hacks & Exploits
06/21/2017

The Retail Industry: Why it is Susceptible to Cyber Attacks

The retail industry has been subject to some of the largest cyber attacks in digital history.  But you don’t have to be a mega-sized retailer like Target or TJMaxx to…
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retail data breach
Massive Security
06/20/2017

Clothing Retailer Buckle Suffers 6 Month Long Payment Card Data Breach

Payment data is obviously one of the largest targets for cyber attackers. They can use stolen financial information like card and bank account numbers to commit fraud, steal identities, or…
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smart devices
Hacks & Exploits
06/20/2017

The Vulnerability of Smart Devices

Siri and smartphones were just the beginning.  Now with Echo, Alexia and countless online guides to the ultimate “smart home” AI is everywhere (well, with roots arguably dated back to…
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voter data breach
Massive Security
06/19/2017

Nearly Every Registered American Voter Exposed in Data Breach of Republic Contractor

The basic security settings and permissions of a database are extremely critical to have established before anything is stored within, or minimally before the database goes online. Unfortunately, many breaches…
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cyber threat protection
Internet Security
06/19/2017

Protecting Against Threats: Microsoft Issues Security Updates

Let’s say you drive a car that is nearly twenty years old (maybe you do), and then the car manufacturer says they will no longer make parts for your car. …
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payment card data breaches
Massive Security
06/16/2017

Gamestop Confirms a Suspected Data Breach of Payment Information

Payment card data breaches can obviously be some of the most detrimental incidents, being that they can easily result in great losses, fraud, or identity theft. Unfortunately, these types of…
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global cyber attacks
General News
06/16/2017

Cyber Week in Review: Russia, Qatar & Australia

The biggest cyber threats often occur right in your own backyard: your own email gets hacked, work computers get ransomed, or fake news shows up in your newsfeed. This week,…
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ransomware attack
Massive Security
06/15/2017

University College London Hit by Widespread Ransomware Attack

Ransomware has continued to grow into one of the most heavily employed types of cyber attacks. It is targeted toward all types of organizations, both big and small, and can…
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