Data Leakage

Canadian Proxy Market More Fragile than Expected, Research Finds

Canadian Proxy Market More Fragile than Expected, Research Finds To hide their true identity, malicious actors route traffic through relays called proxies. Since the criminal underground abounds in offers for proxy services, Flare Systems’ threat intelligence team investigated the Canadian … Read More

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What Are Malicious Actors Secretly Doing with Your Data?

What Are Malicious Actors Secretly Doing with Your Data? A well-known malicious actor recently published on a forum the information of millions of customers of a popular T-shirt printing service. While no passwords were leaked, the criminal did publish the … Read More

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Infographic: How Flare Systems Makes Digital Risk Protection Even Better

How Flare Systems Makes Digital Risk Protection Even Better Is your organization struggling with emerging digital risks as you’re adapting to the new normal? In this infographic you will learn about the root causes of digital risks and the business … Read More

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Human Error Triggers Ransomware Attack, Largest Healthcare Security Breach in Sask.’s History

Human Error Triggers Ransomware Attack, Largest Healthcare Security Breach in Sask.’s History Some time between December 2019 and January 2020, eHealth Saskatchewan, the province-wide health delivery service, fell victim to a Ryuk crypto-ransomware attack, exposing the personal and medical information … Read More

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Another one bites the dust: goodbye Joker’s Stash. What’s next?

Another one bites the dust: goodbye Joker’s Stash. What’s next? Last week DarkMarket, the second largest dark web marketplace, was shut down by law enforcement in Europe. This takedown is the result of increasing joint efforts to take down dark … Read More

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57% of Cit0Day leaked credentials linked to popular free email service providers

57% of Cit0Day leaked credentials linked to popular free email service providers First reported in November 2020, the Cit0Day data breach allegedly originated from a credential selling website that offered access to usernames and passwords for thousands of websites and … Read More

Malicious Actors Show Little Interest in Automotive Source Code Leak

Malicious Actors Show Little Interest in Automotive Source Code Leak Technical data leakage strikes again, this time affecting a major manufacturer in the automotive industry. Bleeping Computer reported this week that a misconfigured Git server has leaked source code from … Read More

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U.S. Capitol Riots: What May Happen After the Physical Penetration of A Network

U.S. Capitol Riots: What May Happen After the Physical Penetration of A Network Recent events at the Capitol in Washington D.C. were condemned for their impact on the democracy of the United States. What was much less discussed, however, is … Read More

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Our Take on the Top 5 Predictions for 2021

Our Take on the Top 5 Predictions for 2021 Every December, analysts make predictions about the key events in the following months. These lists range from the most obvious (ex. ransomware will be a big risk in the next 12 … Read More

What do fraudsters want for Christmas in 2020?

What do fraudsters want for Christmas in 2020? ‘Tis the season to be jolly, even though this year has been a challenge, to say the least. While some are thinking about end of year reports and others are looking ahead … Read More