Binance to increase security following hack

Following a hack that saw $41 million bitcoins stolen, Binance pledges to significantly increase its security. In a blog post released today, CEO Changpeng Zhao announced that Binance are to “significantly revamp” the company’s security measures, procedures and practices, following the large scale data breach. “We are making significant changes to the API, 2FA, and […]

Samsung data leak exposes source code, passwords and employee data

Security researcher revealed that sensitive information including source code, credentials and secret keys have been made accessible on GitLab. Mossab Hussein, a security researcher at SpiderSilk,  discovered dozens of exposed files and credentials to the entire AWS account that was being used on GitLab. Many of the files contained logs, analytics data, and the source […]

‘Pinkware’ poses the biggest cyber security risk for organisations

Cyber security expert, Nick Holden, has said that “pinkware” poses the greatest data protection and privacy threat to charities today. Speaking to an audience in Liverpool recently, Holden said that people – or pinkware – were responsible for the biggest security weaknesses in most businesses. Holden, who works with security and risk company, NexusProtect, said: […]