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Uber Hacked

By | 2017-11-21T23:56:17+01:00 November 21st, 2017|

Uber Hacked - Paid Hackers $100 000 To Stay Quiet It has been reported that Uber was subject to a huge cyberattack that resulted in 57 million customer and drivers personal records being leaked. 50 million customer records which included  names, email addresses and phone numbers were taken. A further 7 million records [...]

711 Million Email Addresses & Passwords Compromised

By | 2017-08-30T10:26:06+01:00 August 30th, 2017|

711 Million Email Addresses & Passwords Compromised A France based security researcher that goes by the name of Benkow has uncovered a list of 711 million usernames and passwords. It is believed that the list was originally developed with the intention of supporting the delivery of a banking malware known as Ursnif. However, with the large list [...]

Petya / NotPetya Ransomware Attack

By | 2017-08-27T09:41:13+01:00 August 26th, 2017|

Petya Ransomware Attack   A large scale ransomware cyberattack has affected computers across the USA and Europe, causing major disruption in various areas. Large firms including WPP, French construction materials company Saint-Goban and Russian Evraz and Rosneft have been strongly affected. In Ukraine, the attack compromised the government, banks, state power utility and [...]

Major Cyber Attack On NHS

By | 2017-08-27T09:41:58+01:00 August 26th, 2017|

NHS Experiences Large Ransomware Attack NHS trusts across England have been subject to a large-scale Cyber Attack. The NHS has confirmed that they are currently being subject to a Ransomware attack, which has caused severe disruption to NHS services across the UK, so far impacting 16 trusts. What is Ransomware? Ransomware is renowned [...]