Hi everyone,

I hope this e-mails finds you well. Thanks for the well wishes after last week's issue, we're all doing better now :-)


Dieter Van der Stock

Breaches and leaks

Some follow-ups on the Facebook phone numbers:

  • Facebook attributes 533 million users' data leak to "scraping" not hacking: link.
  • Facebook data leak now under EU data regulator investigation: link.
  • The Facebook phone numbers are now searchable in HIBP: link.

Other breaches:

  • European Commission, other EU orgs recently hit by cyber-attack: link.
  • Mobile carrier Q Link Wireless exposes data for millions of accounts (pretty egregious this one) : link.
  • Leading cosmetics group Pierre Fabre hit with $25 million ransomware attack: link.
  • Over 600,000 stolen credit cards leaked after Swarmshop hack: link.
Dieter Van der Stock