The media recently reported that information from over 500 million Yahoo accounts was breached. According to USA Today, the information may have included “names, email addresses, telephone numbers, dates of birth, and, in some cases, encrypted or unencrypted security questions and answers.” Aside from Continue reading Account breaches and the CFAA
Remember this cyberattack on JPMorgan Chase? According to the New York Times, the intrusion may have been thwarted if the bank had installed a security fix that provided two-factor authentication to an overlooked server. The attack apparently began with the simple theft of the login credentials of a JPMorgan employee, but the newspaper gives no further details as to how those credentials were stolen.
Some articles appear to be misinterpreting Continue reading What Really Caused the JPMorgan Chase Breach?