Security Flaws and Incidents

Hacks of the Month —March

These are the hacks, data breach attacks, and exposed flaws that happened last month. A short recap and rundown of what you might have missed in regards to consumer personal data exposed. Hacks of the Month —March!

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Facebook Employees had access to Millions of Passwords in Plaintext

  Facebook has fixed a bug that the platform mistakenly kept a copy of passwords of many of its users that were stored in plain text and were visible to the social network’s employees. “We...

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Hacks of the Month — February

These are the hacks and data attacks that happened last month. A short recap and rundown of what you might have missed in regards to consumer personal data exposed. Hacks of the Month —February!

Security Vulnerabilities

Hacks of the Month —January

These are the hacks and attacks that happened last month. A short recap and rundown of what you might have missed in regards to consumer personal data exposed. Hacks of the Month —January!

Security Vulnerabilities

Hacks of the Month—December

These are the hacks and attacks that happened last month. A short recap and rundown of what you might have missed in regards to consumer personal data exposed. Hacks of the Month —December!

Security bug – Google Plus is shutting down

Google Plus a social networking site from Google meant to compete with Facebook didn’t quite take off as expected. This prompted a shutdown of the social media network. The shutdown was then pushed ahead of schedule after two security incidents found by Google. For the users still using the social media network say goodbye to the 7 year-old and consider exporting or download your data.

Security Vulnerabilities

Hacks of the Month —November

These are the hacks and attacks that happened during last month. A short recap and rundown of what you might have missed in regards to consumer personal  data exposed. Hacks of the Month —November!

Marriott –Starwood hotels data breach of 500 million guests

Marriott Starwood brands

Marriott says as many as 500 million Starwood guests’ data may have been breached. The company determined the breach in their guest reservation system dating back to 2014. If you have made a reservation on or before September 10th 2018, consider your information at risk. The exposed information includes names, phone numbers, email addresses, passport numbers, date of births, and rewards account numbers. For 327 million guests, it added the exposing of their credit card information taken.

Windows 10 performance improvements

Speed up your PC with these windows 10 performance improvements. Getting better performance on your PC can be done in many ways. Common suggestions are to add memory and or upgrade your hard disk drive to an SSD. While SSD prices have gone down, if your looking for a fix that won’t hurt your wallet try these tips first.

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