Reports are circulating that Japanese video game company Nintendo has suffered another data leak involving the development of the Switch console and other security documents. This is considered the third major breach that happened this year, following the hacking incident...
Multinational tech firm IBM is making aggressive moves to compete alongside Amazon Web Services, Microsoft, and Google, acquiring Finnish cloud firm Nordcloud. On Monday, December 21, the company announced it has acquired the Finland-based company for a current turnaround of...
Microsoft revealed forty of its customers who are organizations suffered a data breach by a suspected Russian campaign, CNN reported. The victims are found to have a third-party IT management program that was targeted by the hacking group. The tech...
Low-cost energy firm People’s Energy revealed that it was a victim of a cyberattack that led to the breach of the personal information of around 270,000 customers, said Teiss UK. The incident was caused by hackers unauthorized access to...
In a landmark move by the United States Air Force, an artificial intelligence (AI) unit co-piloted a U-2 “Dragon Lady” spy plane last Tuesday, December 15, 2020. According to the Washington Post, the artificial intelligence took over the navigation...
A massive data leak affecting roughly two million members of the Communist Party of China (CPC) has been reportedly exposed. Following the incident, the positions of thousands of members have been leaked, revealing that members have placed themselves in...
Canadian financial services cooperative Desjardins recently revealed that it suffered a data breach due to its failure to effectively secure its systems, causing it to earn criticisms from Quebec’s privacy watchdog, said CBC. The incident led to the exposure of...
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) sued Facebook Inc. on Wednesday, December 16, 2020, following accusations of spying over its users with the use and promotion of a virtual private network (VPN) called Onavo Protect. According to Reuters, the...
Cybersecurity company Sophos recently announced that it is developing four new artificial intelligence-powered solutions, according to the company’s press release posted on its website. It seeks to strengthen the AI industry’s cybersecurity. SophosAI seeks to protect the industry using various...
Two years after its data breach, Ireland’s Data Protection Commission (DPC) has levied a €450,000 fine, roughly $547,000 in recent rates. This penalty comes after the social media platform failed to disclose its breach in a timely manner in...
Public legal defender organization Brooklyn Defender Services recently revealed that it discovered and tackled a data breach, said PR Newswire. The incident was caused by an unauthorized party accessing employees’ emails. The company, which represents clients in criminal, family, and...
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) launched a probe from nine social media and technology companies regarding their data collection practices on Monday, December 14, 2020. The agency seeks to gain more insight as to how these companies use the...
Spotify has alerted an unspecified number of users regarding a data breach, its third for the year 2020, states Threat Post. Following this, the music streaming giant has taken to resetting the passwords of users. The streaming services states...
Tech company Apple and web-infrastructure firm Cloudflare developed an internet protocol called Oblivious DNS-over-HTTPS (ODoH) that could address an internet privacy issue, said Tech Crunch. It uses encryptions to protect user data, especially browsing history. ODoH prevents internet service providers...
The Trump administration via the National Security Council acknowledged that the United States Treasury Department and a Commerce Department unit experienced a data breach. According to Reuters, the government attributes the attack to Russian hackers and the Russian government. The...
Startup company Neuroglee Therapeutics will be implementing artificial intelligence to help patients with neurodegenerative disorders, according to a press release published in PR Newswire. It will target mild-to-moderate Alzheimer’s disease patients. Neuroglee is known for its prescription of digital therapeutics...

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