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Daily Mail: Online forum Reddit confirms data breach

August 2, 2018 -- The breach compromised usernames, passwords, and email addresses, but the breadth has not yet been confirmed. Robert Capps, VP at NuData, comments on the report issued yesterday by Daily Mail, disclosing that a vulnerability in SMS 2-factor authentication on admin accounts allowed a fraudster to access personally identifiable information for Reddit users. There have been force-resets for account passwords that were compromised in the breach, and the company has vowed to improve security procedures in the

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The Sun UK: Reddit hack – what was stolen, is your account safe and what should you do now?

August 2, 2018 -- The 6th most popular site in the world has been breached. Robert Capps, VP at NuData, comments on the report issued yesterday by The Sun UK, disclosing that a fraudster leveraged a vulnerability in SMS 2-factor authentication to gain access to admin accounts, and steal information. The "front page of the internet" is accessed hundreds of millions of times per day around the world. The breach exposed emails, usernames encrypted passwords, private conversations and more that

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Intelligent CISO: NuData announces solution to help increase transaction approvals

August 2, 2018 -- To help merchants have more accuracy and more approvals, NuData has released its EMV 3-DSecure solutionRyan Wilk, VP at NuData, comments on the report issued yesterday by Intelligent CISO, disclosing that NuData Security has released a new solution which creates a digital profile to allow less friction for customers, and higher confidence in online transactions for merchants. This solution will give merchants more control over their security, meaning that they will have more accuracy, and more

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Infosecurity Magazine: Over 600K Shoppers Affected by E-commerce Security Incident

August 1, 2018 -- Fashion Nexus has reportedly been breached, with details still being released. Ryan Wilk, VP at NuData, comments on the report issued yesterday by Infosecurity Magazine, disclosing that the company behind the websites for X Paris, Granted London, Jaded London, ElleBelle attire and Traffic People has advised that users change their passwords. This breach announcement comes on the heels of an original report stating that 1.4 million were impacted, but the web design and management company claims

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Search Security: Yale data breach discovered 10 years too late

July 31, 2018 -- The compromised information includes Social Security Numbers of staff and students. Ryan Wilk, VP at NuData, comments on a report issued yesterday by Tech Target's Seach Security, disclosing that the breach, which occurred at some point between April 2008 and January 2009 was just recently discovered, despite the massive 10 year time gap. In 2011 all of the information was deleted from the Yale database, but was already taken by the bad actor. [quote]Malicious actors are

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