Professional social network LinkedIn announced last Wednesday, February 26, 2020, that it is testing a Stories feature. The new video format is slated to help the platform reach out to a wider audience intending to enter the workforce. LinkedIn’s senior...
Facial recognition startup firm Clearview AI announced a data breach after a massive hacking incident. Among the information obtained by the hackers was its entire client list. The company has reportedly issued a patch to address the incident, reports...
Houston-based firm Emerson Firm announced Wednesday, Feb 26, it is still continuing its investigation over the massive data breach that impacted MGM Resorts International (“MGM”) last year. In a press release, the law firm said it is currently working on...
US automotive and home insurance provider Pacific Specialty Insurance reported on Monday, Feb. 24, that it had been a target of an email phishing campaign. The insurance firm said employee email credentials were compromised due to the phishing incident led...
Vimeo unveiled its new video editing format called Vimeo Create last Tuesday, February 25, 2020. The launch of the short-form social editing platform comes after acquiring Magisto for $200 million in 2019. Upon Magisto’s acquisition in 2019, Tech Crunch reports...
Operators behind the new file-encrypting DoppelPaymer ransomware are now following the name-and-shame tactic pioneered by cybercriminals of the Maze ransomware. According to reports, operators of the new virus set up a website called “Dopple Leaks” on Feb 25, where...
French sporting goods retailer Decathlon has become the latest addition to the list of big brands that have been hit by a data breach. On Monday, Feb 24, researchers at vpnMentor revealed they had found a leaky database on a...
Data management and processing company Databricks recently released two new info ingestion features: Data Ingestion Network and Databricks Ingest service. Tech Crunch reported that the two ingestion functions aim to make combining data warehouses and lakes easier. According to the...
Personal information of people who lodge complaints at the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) was ‘accidentally’ shared online after FCA posted the information on its website. The data, containing names, addresses, phone numbers, and other information were made public in...
Slickwraps, the manufacturer behind the vinyl skins for Apple devices and other gadgets, disclosed on Saturday, Feb 22, it has been hit by a data breach that had compromised more than 850,000 user accounts. In a tweet posted by the...
United States Department of Defense (DoD) fell victim to a cyber attack after a hacking incident took place in 2019. According to Forbes, the data breach occurred from May to July of 2019, compromising approximately 200,000 users. The Department of...
Two days after it had suspended most of its computer systems worldwide, Denmark-based facilities management firm ISS World conceded on Wednesday it had become the latest target of a malware attack that had impacted parts of its IT environment. In...
Decentralized finance (DeFi) firm bZx has taken a series of hits from a crypto hacker in the past few days, said Coin Telegraph. The two attacks, which occurred on February 14 and 18, have resulted in a loss of...
Photo printing application PhotoSquared reportedly exposed thousands of customer information following an unsecured Amazon Web Services storage bucket. Approximately 10,000 shipping labels were compromised by the leak. PhotoSquared is a company that specializes in printing photo boards from digital images...
Google has finally launched its cloud services to Seoul, South Korea, one of the world’s technologically advanced societies. The company announced last Wednesday that the cloud services in Seoul are ‘officially open for business.’ The Seoul region is the first...
Multinational conglomerate Sony recently flaunted its new music mixing standard called 360 Reality Audio (360RA) using its new wireless speaker prototype. Fast Company said that this new mixing standard recreates live music experience through headphones or speakers. Sony seeks to...

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