Kids info possibly exposed on data breach

Database leak exposes 3.3 million Hello Kitty fans A database storing 3.3 million sanriotown.com accounts was found online. The database for sanriotown.com, the official online community for Hello Kitty and other Sanrio characters, has been discovered online by researcher Chris Vickery. The database houses 3.3 million accounts and has ties to a number of other Hello Kitty…

Insecure systems: 191 million voters’ personal info exposed due to misconfigured database

Here we go…. 191 million voters’ personal info exposed by misconfigured database. – Personal, public, and some non-public information on 191 million registered voters exposed – Efforts to identify database’s owner to notify them unsuccessful – Database still exposed A misconfigured database leaking the personal information of over 191 million voters was reported to DataBreaches.net…

Are your endpoints really secure?

I’ve read an insightful article this week, about Why Network Security Vendors Should Stay Away From End Point Security, and Vice-Versa, underscoring a critical and often misunderstood point about endpoint security – that not everyone can do it. In other words, network security companies cannot be trusted to do endpoint security, and vice versa. Along…

Windows 10 Privacy Nightmare

Is Windows 10 really a privacy nightmare? Microsoft just can’t seem to shake the image that Windows 10 is spying on you. And Microsoft’s lack of transparency about Windows 10’s privacy isn’t doing much to dispel the notion. In the nearly three weeks following Windows 10’s release, there have been numerous reports about how much…