Catches of the month: Phishing scams for June…

One of the more damaging side-effects of the coronavirus pandemic has been the increase in targeted phishing scams. Action Fraud estimates that Britons were conned out of £3.5 million in the first two months of…

Average cost of cyber crime rises to £10.3…

Cyber attacks are becoming more frequent, more sophisticated and more costly, according to a Accenture and Ponemon Institute report. The Ninth Annual Cost of Cybercrime Study found that the average cost of cyber crime rose…

Wallpaper that Crashes Android Phones

This is interesting: The image, a seemingly innocuous sunset (or dawn) sky above placid waters, may be viewed without harm. But if loaded as wallpaper, the phone will crash. The fault does not appear to…

#BlackoutTuesday

It is everyone’s responsibility to unite against racism and social injustice. We at DigitalMarketer offer unwavering support to the Black community and those who are standing up against all forms of violence and discrimination. We…

“Sign in with Apple” Vulnerability

Researcher Bhavuk Jain discovered a vulnerability in the "Sign in with Apple" feature, and received a $100,000 bug bounty from Apple. Basically, forged tokens could gain access to pretty much any account. It is fixed.…

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Password Changing After a Breach

This study shows that most people don't change their passwords after a breach, and if they do they change it to a weaker password. Abstract: To protect against misuse of passwords compromised in a breach,…

List of data breaches and cyber attacks in…

We have just seen 8,801,171,594 breached data records in one month. Yes, 8.8 billion. Granted, the majority of those were the result of a leaky database belonging to the Thai phone network AIS that was…