Sunday, May 27, 2018
Facebook app left 3 million users’ data exposed for four years

Facebook app left 3 million users’ data exposed for four years

Highly sensitive user data collected from the app was left on a badly secured website for anybody to get at.
Facebook conspiracy theories after Android app tries to “get root”

Facebook conspiracy theories after Android app tries to “get root”

Facebook's Android app suddenly started making a bid for superuser access. Conspiracy theories popped up like fungi. (It's now fixed.)
Panera Bread customer records exposed via leaky database – dough!

Panera Bread customer records exposed via leaky database – dough!

There's a war of words going on at the moment between veteran cybercrime reporter Brian Krebs and US bakery chain Panera Bread.
Millions of Apps Leak Private User Data Via Leaky Ad SDKs

Millions of Apps Leak Private User Data Via Leaky Ad SDKs

Mobile apps leak personal data via insecure ads that transmit ad-targeting data insecurely.
One month to GDPR. Are you ready?

One month to GDPR. Are you ready?

If you control, collect or share any personal data belonging to EU citizens, you'd better be!
Server? What server? Site forgotten for 12 years attracts hacks, fines

Server? What server? Site forgotten for 12 years attracts hacks, fines

The University of Greenwich might not have noticed the website but hackers did.
Update now! Microsoft’s April 2018 Patch Tuesday – 65 vulns, 24 critical

Update now! Microsoft’s April 2018 Patch Tuesday – 65 vulns, 24...

Here's what you need to know about the April 2018 Patch Tuesday updates...
Intel Halts Spectre Fixes On Older Chips, Citing Limited Ecosystem Support

Intel Halts Spectre Fixes On Older Chips, Citing Limited Ecosystem Support

Intel has halted patches for older chips addressing the Spectre vulnerability, according to a recent microcode update.
Uber Tightens Bug Bounty Extortion Policies

Uber Tightens Bug Bounty Extortion Policies

Uber is tightening policies around its bug bounty program after a 2016 data breach exposed deep flaws in its policies around handling extortion.
What Will GDPR’s Impact Be On U.S. Consumer Privacy?

What Will GDPR’s Impact Be On U.S. Consumer Privacy?

GDPR may be going in effect Friday, but U.S. citizens have a ways to go before seeing similar privacy regulations from the U.S government.

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