Earlier this week, a report from the Office of the Inspector General revealed that the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. (FDIC) got hit with around 50 or more security breaches in 2015 and 2016 which may have compromised the sensitive data of thousands of Americans. The report also showed the FDIC’s slow...

A researcher for NewSky Security recently found around 700 Brother printers on the internet with their password reset function left completely exposed. Principal researcher Ankit Anubhav said that anyone can get full access to the admin panel of these printers. Attackers could have easily exploited the flaw to obtain copies of...

Last Wednesday, security company Kaspersky Labs revealed that nation-state hacking groups are acting against each other in a cyber land-grab, aside from working against their assigned targets.    In findings presented at the Virus Bulletin conference in Woburn, MA, Kaspersky’s Global Research & Analysis Team (GReAT) said that sophisticated threat actors...

Reports have revealed that Privacy International has turned to crowdfunding as a means of covering costs associated with their legal battle against UK’s state-sponsored hacking. The group alleges that the British government is using hacking to gather intelligence for the purposes of mass surveillance. It had been opposing this government action...