After launching Astro their mobile spy, Amazon Is Building a Smart Fridge That Knows What You Eat Amazon really wants to get to know you!
In another Pegasus case, NSO Group's Pegasus malware was used to spy on Dubai princess's lawyers during child custody dispute While there are claims that Apple has fixed the loop hole, a new report claims that Apple Can Read Your Encrypted Messages if you’re not careful about how you back up our phone!
After reigning in some of the data collection by apps, Apple says apps must offer a way to delete your account starting in early 2022
In a memorable hack, Twitch's source code and streamer payment figures have been leaked following hack. Also,Atom Silo ransomware operators target vulnerable Confluence servers And more health care organizations are becoming targets:
Possibly competing for a Guiness Book of Records entry, A text message routing company suffered a five-year-long breach
New vulnerabilities are being discovered:
and damage from old hacks continues to be found: Russian spies reportedly used SolarWinds hack to steal US counterintelligence details
They authorities are getting busy, catching some perps
and trying to motivate greater safety measures
While big tech companies identify new risks from Russia (with love?):
Nudging consumers to improve their security, Google is about to turn on two-factor authentication by default for millions of users
In another case of biased face recognition technology, Uber faces legal action over ‘racially discriminatory’ facial recognition ID checks
More broadly, the EU scrutinizes several big tech practices: