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ThreatConnect: Guccifer 2.0 likely persona for Russian-linked propagandists, PR operatives leaking info to media

ThreatConnect: Guccifer 2.0 likely persona for Russian-linked propagandists, PR operatives leaking info to media

Despite the hacker's claims of independence, a digital trail traced by the ThreatConnect Research Team led to an Elite VPN service based in Russia being used to pass documents to the media.

Kimpton Hotels investigates potential payment card breach

Kimpton Hotels investigates potential payment card breach

The hotel chain said it had been made aware of unauthorized charges occurring on cards that were previously used legitimately at Kimpton properties.

RNC's Preibus unwise to challenge hackers

RNC's Preibus unwise to challenge hackers

Republican National Committee (RNC) Chairman Reince Priebus may have tossed down a gauntlet to hackers when he declared that his organization's data is safe and he does not expect to be hacked.

'KeySniffer' attack allows wireless keyboard eavesdropping

'KeySniffer' attack allows wireless keyboard eavesdropping

Bastille Researchers spotted a vulnerability affecting wireless keyboards that could allow an attacker to eavesdrop from hundreds of feet away.

NEWS BRIEFS

Law enforcement community meets to discuss balancing privacy and cybercrime

Law enforcement community meets to discuss balancing privacy and cybercrime

Members will discuss and examine the challenges of balancing privacy and fighting cybercrime.

Researcher scores $10K+ bounty for digging up Vine's source code

Researcher scores $10K+ bounty for digging up Vine's source code

A researcher earned $10,080 from Twitter's bug bounty program after discovering he could access a supposedly private online registry that led him to the complete source code for Twitter's Vine video-sharing service.

Possible breach at GunMag Warehouse

Possible breach at GunMag Warehouse

A third-party provider is being blamed for a possible breach into customer transactions at GunMag Warehouse.

Estonia in talks to back up data in U.K.

Estonia in talks to back up data in U.K.

Fearing a Russian cyberattack, Estonia is reportedly negotiating with the U.K and Luxembourg governments to store citizen data in the U.K.

DATA BREACH BLOG

NC State breach affects 38,000

An attacker gained unauthorized access to a North Carolina State University account containing personally identifiable information.

Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department reports customer data compromised

The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department reported that customer data may have been compromised on two separate occasions.

Acer ecommerce customer information compromised

An unauthorized individual gained access to certain Acer Service Corporation ecommerce customer's payment information.

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