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Nearly 50k Patient Credit Cards Compromised By Insider

Nearly 50k Patient Credit Cards Compromised By Insider | Cyber Security | Scoop.it

As many as 46,000 patients of Arizonabased Scottsdale Dermatology may have had personal information compromised, but two suspects have been arrested.


Via SpectorSoft (www.spectorsoft.com)
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Insiders again... its not just about technology!

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SpectorSoft (www.spectorsoft.com)'s curator insight, October 10, 2013 1:39 PM

Another reason why businesses should invest in enhanced data security - one of the suspects is an employee of Scottsdale Dermatology's billing firm! 

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Researchers uncover holes that open power stations to hacking (Wired UK)

Researchers uncover holes that open power stations to hacking (Wired UK) | Cyber Security | Scoop.it

A pair of researchers have uncovered more than two dozen vulnerabilities in products used in critical infrastructure systems that would allow attackers to crash or hijack the server

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We shouldn't be surprised to find vulnerabilities through the CNI, but we do need to be able to respond to breaches.

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New Kazy [Botnet] Variant Evades Research Detection Using "Chameleon Encoding" | RSA FirstWatch

New Kazy [Botnet] Variant Evades Research Detection Using "Chameleon Encoding" | RSA FirstWatch | Cyber Security | Scoop.it

A new variant of Kazy botnet was detected last week. The VirusTotal report on this variant is here. Once infected, a victim host checks into a Russian hosted domain which was registered by a Chinese registrant in Mid-September, and downloads scripts to spam search engines in order to manipulate search results.

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As ever, there are consistent threads here!

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