Alerts

Was Twitter Hacked?

June 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

A hacker going by the name of Tessa88 has supposedly offered for sale the log in credentials of 379 million Twitter accounts. The hacker is linked to the same hacker that stole log in credentials...

Read More →

In what maybe on of the biggest credential losses in history MySpace.com was apparently hacked and usernames and passwords stolen. According to reports 360 million credentials containing 427 million encrypted passwords have been compromised. However the breach has...

Read More →

Its not over yet! LinkedIn announced that more than 100 million log in credentials have suddenly appeared on the dark web. The credentials are believed to be from a 2012 data breach. Some media websites...

Read More →

According to a Wall Street Journal report Washington, D.C.-based not-for-profit health insurer CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield announced Wednesday it had suffered a major data breach…last June!  The data breach was announced Wednesday, following cyber security firm FireEye completed review...

Read More →

The African American Cyber Report reported in March of 2014 of a data breach at Sally Beauty Supply stores. So here we go again! One year later Sally Beauty Supply is again revealing that a network...

Read More →

Currently there is a clever fraud scheme that is striking VISA card holders in the midwest. Card holders are receiving calls from criminals claiming to be VISA Security and Fraud Department. The scam works like this...

Read More →
no image

ALERT! ‘FREAK’ Security Flaw ALERT!

March 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Technology security experts are warning computer and mobile device owners of a major new SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) vulnerability. This old but recently discovered flaw could allow hackers to perform a man-in-the-middle attack on Android...

Read More →
no image

ALERT! Superfish Contaminates Lenovo ALERT!

February 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

  The holiday season has passed and of course many African-Americans got cool new techno-gadgets for Christmas, If you purchased a Lenovo computer it’s time to pay attention. Lenovo, the world’s largest computer maker, has been...

Read More →
no image

ALERT! Anthem Insurance Hacked ALERT!

February 5, 2015 | 1 Comments

Anthem Health Insurance formerly known as WellPoint and owners of the famed BlueCross BlueShield service reported today that hackers had penetrated its computer network gaining access to a treasure trove of customer and employee information...

Read More →

Scammers are phishing for LinkedIn members log in credentials by sending emails that are supposed to be from LinkedIn Support. Symantec Senior Security Response Manager  Satnam Narang wrote about the phishing campaign observed over the past week....

Read More →