Tag: Hackers

Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

Jones Day documents, hacked in vendor breach, reveal Chicago drone program details

May 13, 2021

Via: ABA Journal

Emails from the city of Chicago and its police department are among the documents stolen from Jones Day in a hack of its file transfer vendor, Accellion. The emails reveal that Chicago started a drone program using money from forfeiture proceeds, which […]

Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

For the Average Hacker, Your Small Business Is an Ideal Target

December 18, 2018

Via: Entrepreneur

Headlines are full of cybersecurity breaches, and big businesses like Google and Facebook are some of the latest to fall victim to outside attacks. A vulnerability in Google+ is at least partially responsible for the company’s decision to shut down […]

Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

Hackers are increasingly gaining access to systems to mine cryptocurrency, report finds

September 21, 2018

Via: ABA Journal

Hackers are using illegal means to create cryptocurrency at an increasing rate thanks to a software vulnerability leaked by the National Security Agency, says a new report shining light on a novel criminal aspect of cryptocurrency. Illicit cryptocurrency mining—the crypto […]