Yahoo Targeted by State Sponsored Hackers

Yahoo have confirmed, based on a recent investigation, that a copy of certain user account information was stolen from their network in late 2014 by what they believe is a state-sponsored actor. Cause Details of…


Hackers Steal $61 Million via Bitfinex

The Bitcoin exchange service, Bitfinex, has been hacked. Losses are estimated to be $61 million which was stolen from various consumer accounts. Cause: The exact cause of the breach is still unclear, but it is known…





Acer Hack Leaks Customer Payment Card Details

Cause: The Taiwanese PC maker, Acer, has since addressed the “security vulnerability” that allowed hackers to access its ecommerce website’s database. Acer VP of Customer Service, Mark Groveunder said: “We took immediate steps to remediate…



GoToMyPC Hacked – Users Told to Reset Passwords

Cause: According to the GoToMyPC‘s security advisory, the service has been targeted by a very sophisticated password attack. News of the hack first emerged on Saturday 18th June, and there was a further update from Citrix on…


iMesh Hacked: 51 Million Records For Sale on Dark Web

Following the so-called ‘mega-breaches’ at LinkedIn and Myspace, the hacker ‘Peace’ is selling a huge cache of 51 million user credentials from the now-defunct iMesh website, once the third-largest peer-to-peer file sharing website in the…