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Turns Out Kaspersky Labs Helped FBI Catch Alleged NSA Leaker

Turns Out Kaspersky Labs Helped FBI Catch Alleged NSA Leaker

January 10, 2019Swati Khandelwal
Remember " The Shadow Brokers " and the arrest of a former NSA contractor accused of stealing 50 Terabytes of top secret docume...
Accused CIA Leaker Faces New Charges of Leaking Information From Prison

Accused CIA Leaker Faces New Charges of Leaking Information From Prison

November 02, 2018Swati Khandelwal
Joshua Adam Schulte , a 30-year-old former CIA computer programmer who was indicted over four months ago  for masterminding the largest leak...
Hackers Offering Money to Company Insiders in Return for Confidential Data

Hackers Offering Money to Company Insiders in Return for Confidential Data

February 02, 2017Mohit Kumar
The insider threat is the worst nightmare for a company, as the employees can access company's most sensitive data without having to ...
Insider Breach: T-Mobile Czech Employee Steals and Sells 1.5 Million Users Data

Insider Breach: T-Mobile Czech Employee Steals and Sells 1.5 Million Users Data

June 20, 2016Wang Wei
T-Mobile is the latest in the list of recent high-profile data breaches, though this time the breach is not carried out by "Peace&qu...
Your iPhone will Alert You if You are Being Monitored At Work

Your iPhone will Alert You if You are Being Monitored At Work

March 08, 2016Mohit Kumar
Are You an Employee? It's quite possible that someone has been reading your messages, emails, listening to your phone calls, and mo...
Hackers Are Offering Apple Employees $23,000 for Corporate Login Details

Hackers Are Offering Apple Employees $23,000 for Corporate Login Details

February 10, 2016Unknown
An unsatisfied Employee may turn into a Nightmare for you and your organization. Nowadays, installing an antivirus or any other anti...
Employee Stole 'Yandex Search Engine' Source Code, Tried to Sell it for Just $29K

Employee Stole 'Yandex Search Engine' Source Code, Tried to Sell it for Just $29K

December 29, 2015Mohit Kumar
A former employee of Russian search engine Yandex allegedly stole the source code and key algorithms for its search engine site and then...
Snowden used web crawler tool to access and download 1.7 million Secret NSA Files

Snowden used web crawler tool to access and download 1.7 million Secret NSA Files

February 10, 2014Swati Khandelwal
National Security Agency (NSA) – the one that had ruled over the privacy of the entire world from countries to individuals, the one with...
20 Million Credit Cards stolen in South Korea; 40% Population affected by the Data Leak

20 Million Credit Cards stolen in South Korea; 40% Population affected by the Data Leak

January 20, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Since all threats to data security and privacy often come from outside, but internal threats are comparatively more dangerous and a difficul...
CloudFlare's Red October Crypto app with two-man rule style Encryption and Decryption

CloudFlare's Red October Crypto app with two-man rule style Encryption and Decryption

December 06, 2013Mohit Kumar
It is always important to secure our system against outside threats i.e. Hackers, but it also required to protect against insider threats. ...
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