Five new threats to your mobile device security

A decade ago, mobile malware was considered a new and unlikely threat. Many mobile device users even considered themselves immune from such threats. Fast forward to 2017, and more than 1.5 million new incidents of mobile malware have been detected by McAfee Labs in the first quarter of the year….http://www.itnews.com/article/2157785/data-protection/data-protection-five-new-threats-to-your-mobile-device-security.html#tk.rss_all

Hackers breach ‘The Wall’ in Game of Thrones hack

Originally written by Nick Ismail on Information Age Reports are claiming that hackers have broken into HBO’s network, obtaining 1.5 terabytes of data. In the process, it is believed they have leaked unreleased episodes from a number of shows (including the script from next week’s Game of Thrones).http://www.information-age.com/hackers-breach-wall-game-thrones-hack-123467682/

NHS staff personal data leaked in latest data breach

Originally written by Nick Ismail on Information Age The details of hundreds of junior doctors has been mistakenly published online by an NHS trust, according to the Health Service Journal. In wake of this news – an instance of another data protection failure – Phil Codd, managing director Ireland &….http://www.information-age.com/nhs-staff-personal-data-leaked-latest-data-breach-123467676/

WikiLeaks publishes 21,000 Macron’s ‘campaign emails’

WikiLeaks released more than 21,000 emails allegedly hacked from French President Emmanuel Macrons campaign team. The whistleblowing website released the trove of leaked emails as a searchable archive. It came almost three months after the Macron campaign was hacked on the eve of his election, the Telegraph reported.http://www.bgr.in/news/wikileaks-publishes-21000-macrons-campaign-emails/

Game of Thrones episode details leaked after HBO hacked

In yet another instance of cyber attack on a big brand, HBO has confirmed that it was the target of a hack this week when hackers allegedly made off with 1.5TB of data. Following the hack, episodes of some of the original HBO series along with crucial information related to the blockbuster hit series, Game of Thrones, has reportedly leaked online.http://www.bgr.in/news/game-of-thrones-episode-details-leaked-after-hbo-hacked/