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Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Apparent hack of limo reservation service exposes 850k customers, including VIPs and celebs   —  Hackers Take Limo Service Firm for a Ride  —  A hacker break in at a U.S. company that brokers reservations for limousine and Town Car services nationwide has exposed the personal and financial information …
Nov 4, 2013, 12:20 AMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Adobe Breach Impacted At Least 38 Million Users   —  The recent data breach at Adobe that exposed user account information and prompted a flurry of password reset emails impacted at least 38 million users, the company now says.  It also appears that the already massive source code leak at Adobe …
Oct 29, 2013, 10:55 AMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Experian Sold Consumer Data to ID Theft Service   —  An identity theft service that sold Social Security and drivers license numbers — as well as bank account and credit card data on millions of Americans — purchased much of its data from Experian, one of the three major credit bureaus …
Oct 21, 2013, 12:05 AMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Thousands of Sites Hacked Via vBulletin Hole   —  Attackers appear to have compromised tens of thousands of Web sites using a security weakness in sites powered by the forum software vBulletin, security experts warn.  —  Attack tool for exploiting vulnerable vBulletin forums.
Oct 15, 2013, 6:05 AMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Feds Take Down Online Fraud Bazaar ‘Silk Road’, Arrest Alleged Mastermind   —  Defendant Charged With Drug Trafficking, Hacking, Money Laundering  —  Prosecutors in New York today said that federal agencies have taken over the Silk Road, a sprawling underground Web site that has earned infamy as the “eBay of drugs.”
Oct 2, 2013, 3:15 PMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
LexisNexis and other large data brokers hacked by underground identity theft service SSNDOB   —  Data Broker Giants Hacked by ID Theft Service  —  An identity theft service that sells Social Security numbers, birth records, credit and background reports on millions of Americans …
Sep 25, 2013, 10:10 AMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
U.S. Government Seizes LibertyReserve.com   —  Indictment, arrest of virtual currency founder targets alleged “financial hub of the cybercrime world.”  —  U.S. federal law enforcement agencies on Tuesday announced the closure and seizure of Liberty Reserve, an online, virtual currency …
May 28, 2013, 3:45 PMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Reports: Liberty Reserve Founder Arrested, Site Shuttered   —  The founder of Liberty Reserve, a digital currency that has evolved as perhaps the most popular form of payment in the cybercrime underground, was reportedly arrested in Spain this week on suspicion of money laundering.
May 26, 2013, 12:15 PMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Trade Sanctions Cited in Hundreds of Syrian Domain Seizures   —  In apparent observation of international trade sanctions against Syria, a U.S. firm that ranks as the world's fourth-largest domain name registrar has seized hundreds of domains belonging to various Syrian entities …
May 9, 2013, 8:05 AMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
Who Wrote the Flashback OS X Worm?   —  A year ago today, Apple released a software update to halt the spread of the Flashback worm, a malware strain that infected more than 650,000 Mac OS X systems using a vulnerability in Apple's version of Java.  This somewhat dismal anniversary is probably …
Apr 3, 2013, 7:15 PMIn context

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