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Ransomware Gang Collects Data from Blood Testing Lab

Apex Laboratory patient data was lifted and posted on a leak site. Apex Laboratory, which provides blood work at home for patients in New York City, Long Island and South Florida, has been hit with a ransomware attack that also resulted in patient data being stolen. Though the company just . . . Read more

Hey Alexa, Who Am I Messaging?

Research shows that microphones on digital assistants are sensitive enough to record what someone is typing on a smartphone to steal PINs and other sensitive info. The potential for digital-home assistants like Amazon Alexa to infringe on user privacy by making and saving voice recordings of them is already widely . . . Read more

RansomExx Ransomware Gang Dumps Stolen Embraer Data: Report

The group published files stolen from the Brazilian aircraft manufacturer in a ransomware attack last month. Hackers have dumped sensitive company data that was stolen during a ransomware attack last month on aircraft manufacturer Embraer. The compromised data appeared on a new dark web site created to publish leaked information, . . . Read more

Code42 Incydr Series: Why Most Companies Can’t Stop Departing Employee Data Theft

According to Code42’s Data Exposure Report, 63% of employees say they brought data with them from their previous employer to their current employer. Here’s the single clearest sign of insider risk: an employee’s resignation letter. A 2019 study found that 72% of employees take company data when they leave, according . . . Read more

Fitbit Spyware Steals Personal Data via Watch Face

The administrator of your personal data will be Threatpost, Inc., 500 Unicorn Park, Woburn, MA 01801. Detailed information on the processing of personal data can be found in the privacy policy. In addition, you will find them in the message confirming the subscription to the newsletter.

TikTok Fixes Flaws That Opened Android App to Compromise

The administrator of your personal data will be Threatpost, Inc., 500 Unicorn Park, Woburn, MA 01801. Detailed information on the processing of personal data can be found in the privacy policy. In addition, you will find them in the message confirming the subscription to the newsletter.

Transparent Tribe Mounts Ongoing Spy Campaign on Military, Government

The administrator of your personal data will be Threatpost, Inc., 500 Unicorn Park, Woburn, MA 01801. Detailed information on the processing of personal data can be found in the privacy policy. In addition, you will find them in the message confirming the subscription to the newsletter.