Cybersecurity Expert Comments on EU Sanctions Against Cyberattacks

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Recent news broke that the European Union (EU) is imposing its first-ever sanctions related to cybercrime, against six individuals and three entities accused of conducting disruptive cyberattacks in Europe. Cybersecurity experts provide an insight below on this news.

Expert Commentary: Ledger Suffered Data Breach, Names, Phone Numbers, Postal Addresses Leaked

France-based major hardware wallet provider Ledger has admitted it suffered a data breach on June 17 that appears to have allowed a “third party” access to at least 1 million of its users’ contact details. The firm took to Twitter to state that its marketing and e-commerce database was compromised through a third party’s API key that was misconfigured on […]

Twitter confirms spear-phishing attack on employees

Following the major security breach suffered by Twitter on 15 July, it has confirmed that the hack targeted a small number of employees through a phone “spear-phishing” attack. Attackers targeted specific employees who had access to account support tools, Twitter said. The company added it has since restricted access to its internal tools and systems.