Trend Micro Employee Stole and Traded Customer Data
Laty, 08 November 2019, 13:18
Trend Micro is a large corporation and one of the leaders in the cyber security industry. Its employee committed data theft of nearly 70,000 users, including telephone numbers. It is not known which company the acquired information was sold to.
Facebook: 419 Million User Phone numbers Leaked
Barth Faryna, 06 September 2019, 22:03
Facebook's got another big flop. A total of 419 million Facebook user phone numbers were found on a server, which could be accessed by almost anyone because it was not even password-protected.
ZAO - Popular Chinese Alternative to FaceApp May be Dangerous
Konrad Serafinski, 03 September 2019, 12:05
The Chinese application ZAO, which allows you to superimpose your face in a video or photo, breaks records of popularity. In an instant, it became the most popular downloadable program in the Chinese App Store and... a true deep-fake machine.
E3 Leaks Personal Data of More Than 2,000 Participants
Konrad Serafinski, 04 August 2019, 18:15
Personal data of over 2,000 E3 2019 participants leaked to the web. The list of victims include journalists, YouTubers and developers. Michal Manka, the editor of our sister website GryOnline, commented on the whole situation and its consequences.
Facebook Faces Record Financial Penalty; Company's Stocks Go Up
Paul Wozniak, 15 July 2019, 15:22
The Federal Trade Commission has accepted an agreement whereby Facebook will have to pay USD 5 billion. The record amount did not deter investors, and the company's stock prices increased by almost 2%.
Halo: Reach Beta Leaked. Play it, and You Will be Banned
Julia Dragovic, 01 July 2019, 11:41
Halo: Reach PC beta has been leaked to the Internet. By downloading or playing a copy of the trial version, you are risking a ban to all of the developer's games - including those that have not yet been created.
Popular Android Apps Were Stealing User Data
ElMundo, 23 April 2019, 15:06
Six popular applications from one of the Chinese developers, which we can find in the Google Play store, stole users' data without their knowledge. Suspicious programs have already been removed from the database.
Facebook Illicitly Processed User E-mail Data
ElMundo, 19 April 2019, 12:42
Facebook user data managing gets another black eye – this time, a representatives of the service admitted that the service used data obtained from e-mail accounts of about 1.5 million users without the consent of individual persons.
Valve Will Examine Copying of Steam Data by Epic Games Store
Michael Kulakowski, 17 March 2019, 00:45
Valve has answered the controversies related to Epic Games Store client, which allegedly downloads sensitive user data related to their Steam account.
Epic Games Denies Accusations of Using Steam Data
Jacob Blazewicz, 15 March 2019, 21:23
Another day, another Epic Games Store controversy. The online community believes that the platform downloads sensitive user data from Steam files, including friend lists and stats on the games they have played. Epic Games denied the accusations.
Epic Games Store Lacks Even Most Basic Account Security Measures
Christian Pieniazek, 05 March 2019, 22:38
Registering an account on Epic Games Store is as easy as pie – the user isn't even obliged to verify the email address they've provided.
The largest stolen data dump ever discovered
Frozen, 18 January 2019, 23:38
The file containing data of almost 773 million e-mail addresses was available to the public on a popular hosting service. The information came from attacks on thousands of different websites.
Another Fallout 76 scandal: customer data leaked
Adrian Werner, 06 December 2018, 14:48
Another affair with Bethesda and Fallout 76 in the spotlight. An error in the game's tech support system allowed players to view other users' data for some time, including phone numbers and home addresses.
Thieves threaten to reveal Cyberpunk 2077 documents
luckie, 09 June 2017, 10:24
Players are eager to hear more about Cyberpunk 2077, the next RPG from creators of The Witcher series. Some even don't hesitate to steal the information.