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“Accenture: Healthcare Cyber-attacks to Hit $305B Over 5 Years”

According to a recent survey from Accenture, (an investment holding company with interest in providing management consulting serving clients in major industries around the world, including Health and Public Service), the monetary cost from healthcare cyber-attacks will increase significantly over the next several years. Over the next five years, healthcare cyber-attacks will costs $305 billion […]

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“LastPass Phishing Attack”

LastPass the popular single-sign-on and password management service could allow attackers to fully compromise user accounts. The flaw was discovered by researcher, Sean Cassidy. Cassidy calls this attack “LostPass.” In Cassidy’s blog post he explains that the vulnerability he discovered allows attackers to trick LastPass users into thinking that while online, they were automatically logged […]

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“IRS Statement on E-filing Pin”

On February 9, 2016, The Internal Revenue Service released a statement describing an attack they discovered upon its Electronic Filing PIN application on IRS.gov. In the statement released the IRS said, “Using personal data stolen elsewhere outside the IRS, identity thieves used malware in an attempt to generate E-file PINs for stolen social security numbers.” […]

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“Netflix, popular target for Hackers”

Netflix is known to be one of the most popular sources for online entertainment for people of all ages. Netflix has also become a popular target for hackers, according to a new research from Symantec, a company that provides protection, security, storage, and systems management for customers around the world. Symantec discovered several Netflix-related attacks, […]