UnityPoint Health Suffers Another Data Breach Affecting 1.4 Million Patients

A few months ago, we told you about a data breach at UnityPoint Health that affected 16,400 patients. The breach UnityPoint Health Suffers Another Data Breach Affecting 1.4 Million Patients on Latest Hacking News. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE UnityPoint Health Suffers Another Data Breach Affecting…

After Carpenter Decision, EPIC Calls on Congress to Update Federal Wiretap Law

In advance of a hearing on “Bolstering Data Privacy and Mobile Security” EPIC has told the House Science Committee that Congress should apply a heightened “super warrant” standard to “StingRays,” a technique for tracking cell phones users. After an EPIC FOIA lawsuit revealed that the…

Russian Hackers Planning ‘Massive Strike’ Against Ukraine: Cyber Police Chief

… attack, Ukraine’s cyber police chief told Reuters on Tuesday. The hackers … contain the impact of a cyber attack within one nation, so it … hacked and fake webpages mimicking that of a real state body. Hackers … accused Russia of orchestrating large-scale cyber…

Roommate: alleged hacker said he was paid to attack news site

Alleged Almanac Online hacker Ross M. Colby told a housemate that he had hacked a news website for pay, according to testimony in San Jose federal court on Friday. The revelation came after two days of largely technical testimony by FBI special agents and ……

How artificial intelligence can detect – and create – fake news

… told Congress Facebook would use artificial intelligence to detect fake news posted … made easily refuted claims. Human intelligence is the real key The … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE How artificial intelligence can detect – and create – fake news

EPIC Tells Congress to Consider Census Privacy Risks

In advance of a hearing on the Census Bureau, EPIC told Congress to consider the privacy issues arising from potential misuse of Census data. After the Department of Commerce announced that the 2020 Census will include a question on citizenship status, many have expressed concerns…

’60 Minutes’ report on cyber attacks includes Illinois elections board

… , told reporter Bill Whitaker the cyber attack detected in July 2016 was … “a snapshot” of the Russian cyber attack as of Oct. 28, 2016 … information technology provider in Nebraska. Hackers successfully infiltrated Illinois, a county … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE ’60…

Three More Arrests in Athens Darknet Case

Athens County Prosecutor Keller Blackburn previously told the press that authorities investigating the Athens, Ohio, darknet drug trafficking case had not yet closed the case. Even after the first two arrests, Blackburn warned that more would follow. He spoke the truth. In March, Athens authorities…

Cyber attack on German government targets more sensitive data than previous attack

… done — to a Russian hacking group known as APT28, although … ,” Sensburg told the broadcaster. Hackers were accessing German government servers … way having been involved in cyber attacks on the German political establishment … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Cyber attack on…