Trump Ousts Secret Service Chief

FILE – U.S. Secret Service Director Randolph Alles participates in a news conference in Washington, March 7, 2019. U.S. President Donald Trump is ousting the head of the Secret Service, the agency that protects him and his family and other former U.S. leaders. Several U.S. news agencies reported Monday that Trump directed acting White House…

Whistleblower: Trump Aides Gave Security Clearances Deemed Unwarranted

FILE – White House adviser Jared Kushner speaks with people in the East Room of the White House, June 29, 2018. A whistleblower from inside the White House has told congressional investigators that senior Trump administration officials granted national security clearances to at least 25 people that government reviewers had rejected for an array of…

Toyota Security Breach Exposes Personal Info of 3.1 Million Clients

credit : AllAboutLean.com The personal information of roughly 3.1 million Toyota customers may have been leaked following a security breach of multiple Toyota and Lexus sales subsidiaries, as detailed in a breach notification issued by the car maker today. As detailed in a press release published on Toyota’a global newsroom, unauthorized access was detected on the computing systems of Tokyo…

Sydney man charged with selling personal details of customers online in joint international operation

A 21-year-old Sydney man has been arrested and charged following a joint international cybercrime investigation by the Australian Federal Police (AFP) and Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) involving online subscription service credentials stolen from Australian customers, and others around the world. The investigation began after the FBI referred information to the AFP in May 2018…

Facebook Data Deals Are Under Criminal Investigation

Photo: Drew Angerer (Getty) Facebook is under criminal investigation for massive data deals between the social media giant and many of the world’s biggest technology firms, according to a Wednesday evening report on the New York Times. Facebook confirmed the investigations in a statement. “We are cooperating with investigators and take those probes seriously,” a Facebook spokesman told…