Hi everyone,

Plenty of interesting news this week. Also scary news. I guess the two usually go hand in hand in this industry. The water treatment thing really had me stumped, even with years of well-honed security cynicism.

Scary stuff aside, I hope you enjoy the newsletter!


Dieter Van der Stock

Breaches and leaks

  • Brazilian authorities start probe as 102 million consumers are exposed in new leak: link.
  • Singtel hit by third-party vendor's security breach, customer data may be leaked: link.
  • French MNH health insurance company hit by RansomExx ransomware: link.
  • Hackers publish patient data stolen from two US hospital chains: link.
  • Android barcode scanner app went bad, infection 10 million devices: link.
  • Leading Canadian rental car company hit by DarkSide ransomware: link.
  • Yandex said it caught an employee selling access to users' inboxes: link.
  • After hackers blackmailed their clients, Finnish therapy firm declares bankruptcy: link.
Dieter Van der Stock