A New Year’s Eve ransomware attack on currency dealer and travel money services provider Travelex impacted more than persons traveling over the end-of-year holidays. Banks and partner institutions have widely reported service interruption from online currency orders. Now, weeks after the attack was executed, services are slowing starting to come back online. The London-headquartered Travelex
Midwestern U.S. retailer Hy-Vee disclosed investigation findings this week from a data breach announced in mid-August impacting millions of customers utilizing its food and service point-of-sale (PoS) transaction machines. The investigation identified the operation of malware designed to access payment card data from cards used on PoS devices at certain Hy-Vee fuel pumps, drive-thru coffee
You’re hungry but not interested in dressing up and heading out to a restaurant only to wait to be seated and take your turn to order. Take out is an option however you’d need to get dressed and make the trip. This modern need for on-demand gratification in all aspects of our lives has led
The attack involves malware installed on POS systems Checkers Drive-In Restaurants Inc. notified its customers that about 15% of its restaurants in 20 states may have had data exposures possibly starting back into 2015, and some lasting until about mid-April this year. The company operates and franchises nearly 900 restaurants. See Related: “Cyber Attack Takes
On April 15, investigative reporter Brian Krebs wrote about the breach of Indian IT outsourcing and consulting giant Wipro Ltd. According to KrebsOnSecurity.com, two trusted sources spoke anonymously to Krebs saying that Wipro’s systems were seen being used “as jumping-off points for digital phishing expeditions targeting at least a dozen Wipro customer systems. The security
Predictions for cybersecurity investment in 2019 are holding true with funding announcements from four startups. Cybersecurity startups Expanse, Armis, Bitglass, and Tufin announced financial news during a busy week for industry funding, giving a peek into the technology that is top-of-mind for investors. The security market, expected to grow 8.7% and reach $124 billion in
Hacked Servers: Personal Data Exposed The U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) said that one of its servers was hacked earlier this year, exposing personal data of current and former employees including social security numbers. In a memo to employees that was also posted on Spaceref, NASA said the breach was uncovered on Oct.
Photo: Gil C/Shutterstock.com In the dynamic world of cyber security, breaches are both tightly guarded and, sadly, imminent. Combing through data, market research and threat-defense efforts taken by enterprises can be a daunting task. Here at Cyber Security Hub, we both track the latest industry news and make it more navigable for the IT professional.
In the dynamic world of cyber security, breaches are both tightly guarded and, sadly, imminent. Combing through data, market research and threat-defense efforts taken by enterprises can be a daunting task. Here at Cyber Security Hub, we both track the latest industry news and make it more navigable for the IT professional. CSHub coverage extends