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Centripetal Threat Analyst Jonathan Oliveira Comments in TechNewsWorld Story "Chinese Hackers Linked to Global Attacks on Telcos."

June 27, 2019 | Centripetal
Security researchers on Monday reported that Chinese hackers are the likely perpetrators of a series of cyberattacks against telecommunications companies around the world. The attackers attempted to steal all data stored in the active directory servers of the organizations, including all u...
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Centripetal Featured in TechNewsWorld Article "Instagram Targets Account Hijacking."

June 21, 2019 | Centripetal
Account hijacking has become a nettlesome problem at Instagram so it has decided to do something about it. The social media company on Monday said it has begun testing a simpler method for users to reclaim their compromised accounts. The move, first reported by Motherboard, allows users lo...
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Centripetal Senior Threat Analyst Colin Little Comments in Infosecurity Magazine Article "Hackers Gobble Up Data From EatStreet Diners and Partners."

June 21, 2019 | Centripetal
Online food ordering service EatStreet has revealed a major data breach affecting customers and restaurant partners. The two-week incident happened in May, when an “unauthorized third party was able to acquire information in our database,” according to letters sent to EatStreet’s customers...
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Centripetal Comments on the First American Data Breach That Exposed 885 Million Sensitive Records

June 3, 2019 | Centripetal
Brian Krebs broke the news late Friday that Fortune 500 real estate insurance giant First American exposed approximately 885 million sensitive records because of a bug in its website. The news has been picked up by various business media. Byron Rashed, VP of Marketing at Centripetal Networ...
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Centripetal's Senior Threat Analyst Colin Little Featured in Brilliance Security Magazine Story "Instagram Influencers Account and Contact Information Exposed – What the Experts are Saying"

June 3, 2019 | Centripetal
A massive database containing the contact information of millions of Instagram influencers, celebrities, and brand accounts has been exposed online. The database, hosted by Amazon Web Services, was left without a password allowing anyone to look inside.  It is thought that the database has...
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