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Cyber Security company contractor leaks 5 billion records database

Cybersecurity firm Keepnet Labs recently confirmed that a contractor exposed a database storing at least 5 billion records of email addresses and hashed passwords, information that was collected from previous data breach incidents. The company specializes in collecting data exposed in security incidents using publicly accessible sources for the purpose of notifying its customers if their email addresses or business web domains have...

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Joomla suffers data breach; registered user details leaked

Content management systems (CMS) are one of the most frequent targets of cyberattacks, web application penetration testing specialists say. An example of this is the recent report by security team from Joomla, which has confirmed a security breach detected over the past week. The incident would have occurred because a member of the Joomla Resource Directory (JRD) left a full backup of their website (resources.joomla.org) fully exposed...