Health Tech Company Meditab Leaks Patient’s Medical Records

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Doctor’s notes, prescriptions, and blood test results are only a few of the types of medical information that Meditab leaked. The California-based company provides software in the healthcare industry. Their goal is to help medical practices and pharmacies organize their business operations. In addition to their software, they also process electronic faxes for healthcare providers. It was this insecure service … Read More

Cloud-Based System, Box, Leaks Data of Large Companies

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Most companies use a cloud-based sharing system to make their professional lives more manageable. However, in the case of Box, it only led to more headaches over leaked data. Box is a cloud content management system that lets a group of coworkers share documents, work in apps securely, and create links to company information. Security Research Shows Public Links Something … Read More

How You’ll Know If Your TurboTax Account Was Hacked

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What Happened With TurboTax “Data Breach” In the midst of tax season, you can imagine the worry that would happen when users are notified that TurboTax by Intuit was hacked. Was TurboTax hacked? Sort of, kind of, but not really. Instead of a data breach, it was a credential stuffing attack. This might be due to the billions of leaked … Read More

How to Check if Your Dubsmash Account Is Compromised

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What Happened with the Dubsmash Databreach Dubsmash is a video messaging app for iOS and Android that is headquartered in New York. The company reported Monday, Feb. 25, 2019, that 162 million accounts of users around the world were breached in Dec. 2018. Information in the data breach contains personally identifiable information like the location of users, usernames, passwords, phone … Read More

Internet Connected Refrigerators Can Be Remote Defrosted

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Industrial Internet Connected Refrigerators Can Be Remote Defrosted The ability to remotely control a variety of devices and tools like refrigerators has a plethora of benefits. First, industrial refrigerators are used in a variety of ways from restaurants, to grocery stores, hospitals, and more. However, imagine what could happen if these devices were breached and hackers were able to control … Read More