One data leak on Facebook follows the next – it won’t be quiet around the social network group. Now 419 million phone numbers of accounts have been published. The unencrypted data is linked to the Facebook ID and can thus be clearly assigned. [Read more…] about Data leak on Facebook: 419 million public phone numbers!
The Startupnight Berlin will take place on Friday for the 7th time – and this year AWARE7 GmbH will also be there! Startups, investors and interested parties will meet in Berlin on this day. Around 275 young companies are expected to take part, attracting more than 5000 participants. [Read more…] about AWARE7 takes part in the Startupnight in Berlin!
The GDPR came into effect last year in May. Since then, there have been many changes, with the most serious and obvious in daily surfing being the cookie banners that are now appearing everywhere. Another innovation is the right of access to personal data by users. Three studies now show that this attack allows attackers to steal data. GDPiRate was created by our founder Matteo Große-Kampmann.
In addition to the many forms of cyber crime, one kind of data theft often goes unnoticed in public reporting and perception: RFID technology and so-called RFID skimming.
The data stored on the chip is read by attackers. For example, criminals can quickly focus on their own bank cards. Every year, around 7 million pounds are captured. [Read more…] about RFID technology – a practical companion that holds risks!
All channels that have made it their business to report against new malware, scams and dangers are warning against the GermanWiper Ransomware. As is so often the case, everything starts with an application. Then the malware takes its course. [Read more…] about GermanWiper Ransomware irrevocably deletes data!