At the beginning of October, the IT security industry will meet at it-sa 2019 – and this year AWARE7 GmbH will also be present. Own booth, Live Hacking Shows & an experience project for the increase of IT security awareness. Visit us at booth 10.0-520! [Read more…] about AWARE7 GmbH at the it-sa 2019!
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!
When it comes to Facebook and data protection people like to think of the wolf in sheep’s clothing. Facebook comes across as cute and innocent, telling us how important our data is, that they will take good care of it just to find out that our data has ended up with a third party.
Best example of this is the scandal in 2018, in which data from about 87 million users was illegally shared with the British data analysis company Cambridge Analytica. The fact that this data was potentially used to influence the Brexit campaign and the Trump election campaign is a whole other issue. [Read more…] about Facebook Privacy: A Horror Tale?
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.