Expert Commentary




“LiveAuctioneers, the online website which broadcasts live auctions selling antiques, art, and collectibles, has warned that user details have fallen into unauthorized hands following a security breach,” reported by Graham Cluley last week. A notification on LiveAuctioneers website states, “As of July 11th, 2020, our cybersecurity team has confirmed that […]

Online Auctions Site “Completely Failed Its Customers”





TechCrunch reported yesterday that New York payments startup, Paay, exposed millions of credit card numbers. The massive database storing millions of credit card transactions is now secure after spending close to three weeks exposed publicly to the internet. The report said, “because there was no password on the server, anyone could access the […]

Unsecured Paay Database Exposes 2.5m Card Transaction Records



New data from security firm Tessian found that 673 domains related to the $2T stimulus package have been registered since the U.S. government announced on March 19 it would issue checks.  The domains use common questions or keywords (such as whereismystimuluscheck or COVID-19-stimulus), banking on the fact that many will […]

Over 670 Stimulus-Related Domains Registered Since U.S. Gov Announcement


Following a routine iOS Digital Forensics and Incident Response (DFIR) investigation, ZecOps found a number of suspicious events that affecting the default Mail application on iOS dating as far back as Jan 2018. ZecOps analyzed these events and discovered an exploitable vulnerability affecting Apple’s iPhones and iPads. ZecOps detected multiple […]

Apple iPhone May Be Vulnerable to Email Hack




As you are likely aware by now, Quest Diagnostics – one of the biggest blood testing providers in the country – warned Monday that nearly 12 million of its customers may have had personal, financial, and medical information breached due to an issue with one of its vendors. This kind […]

Quest Diagnostics Breach – What the Experts are Saying


A massive database containing the contact information of millions of Instagram influencers, celebrities, and brand accounts has been exposed online. The database, hosted by Amazon Web Services, was left without a password allowing anyone to look inside.  It is thought that the database has over 49 million records. Discovered by […]

Instagram Influencers Account and Contact Information Exposed – What the ...