Videos In Google Photos Accounts May Have Been Exposed

Videos In Google Photos Accounts May Have Been Exposed

Security lapses can happen to any company, large or small. No one is immune. Not even Google. Recently, the company began sending out email notifications to some users explaining that a bug in their system caused their videos to be shared with other users. Their email...
Some Smart Light Bulbs Are Vulnerable To Hackers

Some Smart Light Bulbs Are Vulnerable To Hackers

Hackers will take any and every opportunity presented to them, even if it means hacking smart light bulbs. Recently, security researchers at Check Point discovered a bug in the Philips Hue smart bulb that makes it vulnerable. The bug is being tracked as CVE-2020-6007...
Financial Organizations Beware Of Documents Asking To Enable Content

Financial Organizations Beware Of Documents Asking To Enable Content

If you work in the financial sector, be advised that there’s a large scale botnet-driven malware campaign underway. It has been targeting firms in both the US and the UK. The malware at the heart of the campaign is Emotet, which began life as a banking trojan,...
New Malware Uses This Year’s Top Movies To Get Clicks

New Malware Uses This Year’s Top Movies To Get Clicks

It’s easy to get caught up in the hype of popular movies. Hackers know this and are beginning to incorporate Oscar Nominated movies into their strategies. They’re using enticing images to bait unsuspecting users to install malware and lure them to phishing...
New Healthcare Breach Blamed On Stolen Laptop

New Healthcare Breach Blamed On Stolen Laptop

There have been a dizzying number of high-profile data breaches in recent months, and now we have one more to add to the growing list. Health Share of Oregon is a Medicaid Coordinated Care Organization. They recently disclosed that they lost control of health and...
Google Search Update Caused Backlash And Will Be Fixed

Google Search Update Caused Backlash And Will Be Fixed

If you use Google Chrome on a mobile device, you’ll notice something any time Google displays a list of sites. Let’s say for example if you perform a search for a keyword on Google.com, each website’s favicon will be displayed next to the link. This...