McDonald’s suffers data breach: Reports

McDonald’s, the world’s largest fast-food company, has announced a data breach after hackers broke into company systems and took data from customers and employees in the United States, South Korea,…

Volkswagen suffers massive data breach: 3.3 million customers impacted

After a vendor exposed unsecured data on the Internet, Audi and Volkswagen suffered a data breach impacting 3.3 million customers.   Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (VWGoA) is the German…

JBS ransomware attack: paid $11 million to REvil ransomware

Following a catastrophic ransomware attack late last month, JBS disclosed on Wednesday that it paid extortionists $11 million in bitcoins to recover access to its systems.   Third-party forensic investigations…

Fujifilm ransomware attack: shuts down parts of its network globally

Fujifilm, the Japanese multinational conglomerate, has taken down a part of its network as it investigates a possible ransomware attack.   The company, which is best known for its digital…

Cryptocurrency latest news: Cryptos back on track?

After a day of significant price changes, cryptocurrencies are expected to gain some ground on Wednesday.   Today, all major cryptocurrencies are trading in the green, indicating that investor sentiment…

UK regulator fined £90,000 Amex for sending 4 million spam emails

The UK data regulator fined American Express (Amex) £90,000 for sending over 4 million spam emails to customers in a year.   During the inquiry, the UK Information Commissioner’s Office…

Domino’s data breach: Users’ data available on dark web

Domino’s, the famous pizza chain, has once again been the victim of a data breach.   According to cybersecurity expert, the dark web has data on 18 million orders.  …

E-commerce giant Mercari data breach: several data exposed

Mercari, an e-commerce platform, has revealed a significant data breach that occurred as a result of the Codecov supply-chain attack.   Mercari is a publicly listed Japanese online marketplace that…

Cybersecurity expert asks Flipkart users to change their passwords

Flipkart customers who shop online are being asked to reset their  Flipkart passwords due to security concerns that could lead to the exploitation of their personal information.   Unauthorized transactions…

DarkSide ransomware gang extorted $90 million ransom in 9 months

Over the last nine months, the DarkSide ransomware group has received at least $90 million in ransom payments from its victims.   In just one-week, Colonial Pipeline, the largest oil…