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Google’s Plan to Crunch Health Data on Millions of Patients Draws Fire

"Project Nightingale" is fully HIPAA-compliant, according to Google -- but researchers said they see big red flags for consumer data privacy. Read more

Why Big Breach Fines Don’t Equal Fewer Breaches

Despite trillions of dollars in breach fine payouts, each year the number of compromised companies and individuals with private data exposed rise. Read more

Microsoft reveals new Edge logo

Microsoft has taken the wraps off the logo for its upcoming Chromium-based Edge browser. Read more

Firefox to crack down on pop-up notifications

Firefox will hide notification popups by default in Firefox 72, which is set to go live in January 2020. Read more

Global Crime Ring Bilks U.S. Military Members, Vets Out of Millions

An elaborate fraudster ring stole PII then allegedly used DoD and VA benefits portals to steal payments and funds from bank accounts. Read more

Calypso APT Emerges from the Shadows to Target Governments

Researchers believe the threat group is based in China. Read more

Facebook testing encrypted calls in Messenger – Report

Facebook is reportedly testing out end-to-end encryption in video and audio calls in the Messenger app.   Read more

Fancy Bear Targets Sporting, Anti-Doping Orgs As 2020 Olympics Loom

The APT is once again targeting the sports world, Microsoft warns. Read more

Country of Georgia Suffers Widespread Cyberattack

The attack on local web-hosting provider Pro-Service - likely politically motivated - took out 2,000 websites and the national television station. Read more

New AFRINIC CEO announced

AFRINIC has confirmed that Eddy Mabano Kayihura will be the next CEO of the organisation. He will join AFRINIC on 4 November 2019. Read more

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Two men busted for hijacking victims’ phones and email accounts

Prosecutors allege that Meiggs and Harrington took over their targets' mobile phone and email accounts via SIM-swapping. Read more

Leaked Russian Interference Report Raises Questions About Brexit, UK Election Security

A report from the U.K. Parliament's intelligence committee concludes that "Russian interference may have had an impact on the Brexit referendum," reports the Times...

Lessons From the Cyberattack On India’s Largest Nuclear Power Plant

Dan Drollette shares an article by two staffers at the Center for Global Security Research at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory from The Bulletin of...