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Malicious Chrome Extensions Garnered 33 Million Downloads

Malicious Chrome Extensions Garnered 33 Million Downloads

Upon the malicious attempts, 106 Chrome extensions were removed by Chrome Web Store for collecting sensitive user data.These malicious break-ins were discovered by a cyber-security firm named Awake Security. Initially, 111 Chrome extensions were found malicious from...

FBI Reminds Users of Mobile Scams During Lockdown

FBI Reminds Users of Mobile Scams During Lockdown

As cyber criminals glance upon the chance of exploiting data under the COVID-19 lockdown, a warning has been issued by the FBI regarding the expected surge of mobile banking apps exposed to the risk of getting compromised. Industry figures show a third quarter of...

Airline’s Poor Security Lead to A Fine of £500,000

Cathay Pacific, a Hong Kong aircraft carrier was fined £500,000 (RM2.7mil) by Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) for a massive data leak occurred in October 2014. This case was publicly disclosed in October 2018, after Cathay Pacific became aware of the breach in...