Breaches and leaks

  • An unsecured database was found containing detailed information on 80 million US households, including addresses, family members and income: link.
  • SkyMed: company that deals in medical emergency evacuations, had an unsecured Elasticsearch database with personal information of 137.000 people.
  • Ohio Catholic Church: two employee e-mail accounts were compromised and used to phish the church out of a whopping $1.75 million.
  • Cartoon Network: websites in 16 countries/regions have been hacked and made to show videos of Arabic memes and a male stripper.
Dieter Van der Stock