Saturday Sitrep

Twitter will be banning all political ads, which many see as a snub aimed at Twitter’s competitor Facebook. Facebook has been mired in controversy for abuses of its ad system by political groups and the […]

Saturday Sitrep

Door Dash suffered a major data breach on May 4, 2019, that has affected 4.9 Million workers, customers, and merchants who use the platform. Door Dash is a food on-demand service that acts like Uber, […]

Saturday Sitrep

A Russian cyber researcher named Leonid Evdokimov discovered 30 SORM (System for Operative Investigative Activities) devices used by the Russian government to intercept internet traffic were unsecured and leaking any collected information. Worse still, these […]

Saturday Sitrep

US Federal Prosecutors from the District of California indicted over 80 individuals in a roundup of a massive romance scam that extracted more than $46 million from victims. 14 individuals have been arrested, but the […]

Saturday Sitrep

Two restaurants in Deer Valley, Utah had their Point of Sale (Pos) systems hacked. The Mariposa and Royal Street Cafe saw the payment information of anyone who dined there from January 10th to January 28th […]

Saturday Sitrep

A Russian firm that was sanctioned for interfering with the 2016 Presidential election, Special Technology Center, has been attributed as the creator of a mobile malware called “Monokle.” This malware is a potent information warfare […]

Saturday Sitrep

WhatsApp an extremely popular messaging app has a dangerous flaw: media files sent and received by Android users can be manipulated. The swap can range from something simple like replacing a file a user sends […]