Mixcloud: 20 million users data for sale on the dark web

It's worth changing your account password. A person who would undertake to count all data breaches in the past year would probably be rewarded with a huge sum of money. If someone of our readers wants to be someone, then it's worth adding the title case to the list. The British streaming platform Mixcloud has … Read moreMixcloud: 20 million users data for sale on the dark web

From now on you can sell your data to Facebook in exchange for dollars

How much do you value your privacy? Until now, the Internet has been loud about the fact that Facebook "steals" the data of its users and that it "unlawfully sells it". In the face of such accusations I am extremely curious how many people will use the new Facebook Viewpoints application available for devices with … Read moreFrom now on you can sell your data to Facebook in exchange for dollars

Leaked data from fans of the popular card game. Nearly half a million injured users

Do you like card games? Your data may have been uploaded to the network. Before the weekend, the network received information about a large leak of data of fans of the popular card game Magic: The Gathering. The source was supposed to be incorrect configuration of the brand owner's server, Wizards of the Coast. As … Read moreLeaked data from fans of the popular card game. Nearly half a million injured users

GitHub will store all its open source data in an arctic shelter

In the event of an apocalypse. Since the potential apocalypse, which would forever change our planet and the size of the human population, can come at any time, it is important to hide as much of human output as possible in places where a potential cataclysm could not reach. In this way, even seeds of … Read moreGitHub will store all its open source data in an arctic shelter

A former employee of the antivirus industry … stole the data of thousands of customers and sold them to fraudsters

It happens. Trend Micro is a well-known player in the security and anti-virus industry. However, it turns out that even there you can find black sheep that use the tools given to them for unethical purposes. How can we read from the Trend Micro statement – "A former employee of the company had an incorrect … Read moreA former employee of the antivirus industry … stole the data of thousands of customers and sold them to fraudsters

Data of group participants on Facebook may have been the victim of application developers

Facebook privacy protection. After the Cambridge Analytica scandallast year, Facebook began to focus a bit more on protecting its users. Nevertheless, the website still has serious problems with it, and this shows its latest slip-up. As it turns out, for some reason, for a long time as many as 100 developers of various applications could … Read moreData of group participants on Facebook may have been the victim of application developers

Revolut is starting to share your data for advertising purposes today – it doesn't need permission

What do you say? Criticizing any deficiencies in Revolut in the Polish corner of the Internet is extremely risky, as clearly demonstrated by my entry about things that annoy me in Revolt. Reading comments on some Internet users it is easy to come to the conclusion that Revolut is some untouchable holinessthat you can't point … Read moreRevolut is starting to share your data for advertising purposes today – it doesn't need permission

Google acquires Fitbit – where will the user data go?

The giant has made a purchase. Rumors that have been circulating on the web for several months have become true – Google officially purchased Fitbit and thus acquired not only a huge amount of data, but also patents associated with devices and a platform for monitoring health and activity. What is the reason for this … Read moreGoogle acquires Fitbit – where will the user data go?

Australia is suing Google. It was about collecting location data of Android users

Proceedings have been initiated. Governments around the world are interested in the issue of data collection by online giants. The Australian branch of Google has just been sued due to data collection practices on Android devices. On Tuesday, October 29, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) initiated proceedings before the Federal Court against Google … Read moreAustralia is suing Google. It was about collecting location data of Android users

Scammers hunt players and steal Steam access data

Phishing sites try to steal user account credentials from the popular gaming platform. Kaspersky researchers have identified websites that impersonate the authorization page Steam to obtain the user's login and password. The scammers used a carefully made copy of the interface of an authentic website just before the traditional sale organized by this platform on … Read moreScammers hunt players and steal Steam access data