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Brand Monitoring
site take down
A cyberattacker hacked The English rock band Radiohead stealing private minidisk archive from the band’s third album and subsequent major worldwide hit ‘OK Computer’and threatened to leak them in an extortion scheme if they will not pay the ransom costing $150,000. Jonny Greenwood, Radiohead guitarist and keyboardist of the band, said that a hacker last...
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Data breaches
The UK has something of a reputation for its wet climate, and its citizens for constantly talking about the weather. So, it might come as a surprise to find that in the UK the chance of encountering a data breach is higher than that of experiencing a rainy day. A survey by technology services company...
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hacking
A security researcher cautioned Asus two months back that workers were inappropriately distributing passwords in their GitHub stores that could be exploited to get to the organization’s corporate network. One password, found in an employee repo on the code sharing, enabled the researcher to get to an email account used by internal developers and engineers...
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Social Media
“Weaponization” of Social Media How are we able to confidently say that the Social media is weaponized? From stalking, petty crimes, going up to wars and even elections. Social Media alone is a giant tactical weapon of the new cyber tacticians that seek out advantage from the digital information era. According to New York Times...
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Facebook in plain text format
Another one? It is as if the Cambridge Analytica, and the previous Facebook bug or vulnerability was not enough of a problem for the Social Media giant. Facebook now faces another controversy where it had exposed its latest security breach. What was the security breach? Who were affected? The security breach where the platform accidentally...
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ICANN’s Response to GDPR: Temporary Specification Survey
Last October 31st we have posted an article on how GDPR of EU has affected and will continue to affect the fight against cybercrime, that being said with respect to the law passed for EU members ICANN has issued its response for the purpose of compliance. Since the response of ICANN was effective and already...
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GDPR on ICANN Affects Cybercrime Forensic Mitigation and Investigation
Last 2017 the world was fazed by USA’s controversial issues and decision on Net Neutrality in which he tried to analyze how it would affect cyber security as it involves laws and processes in which we have discussed on https://www.izoologic.com/2017/12/22/net-neutrality-contributes-secured-internet/ The good thing is it did not much globally affect the security of the cyber...
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Social Media Abuse
Background iZOOlogic provides a suite of brand monitoring solutions to protect clients from social media abuse. Whilst providing an unparalleled method of instant and global communication, social media poses a significant risk to all major corporations and individuals. Platforms including Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, google+, Twitter and LinkedIn are widely manipulated to distribute phishing links. iZOOlogic works...
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Cybersquatting Domain Profiteering,Domain Name Monitoring
The Cyber world of Today The World Wide Web is a huge space where a lot of people gather, interact, educate, and etc. With a lot of activities which feed people’s minds and the ability to conduct a lot of transactions in the internet space, it is a pretty convenient space for the majority of...
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Equifax Data Breach Surprise | iZOOlogic
Equifax Data Breach Lately, a major consumer credit reporting company was attacked by hackers which resulted in a massive data breach. The data breach affected those who had a credit history in the US, UK, and Canada. An estimated 143 million people were affected by the breach. Equifax recently announced the incident but the company...
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