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#LeakAlert: Data of 7 million+ BHIM users exposed

01 Jun 2020

#LeakAlert: Data of 7 million+ BHIM users exposed

Personal and financial data of more than 7 million users of BHIM, a government-backed peer-to-peer UPI payments app, has been leaked publicly.

#LeakAlert: Data from Jio's COVID-19 symptom checker exposed online

03 May 2020

#LeakAlert: Data from Jio's COVID-19 symptom checker exposed online

Soon after the COVID-19 outbreak, technology companies around the world began launching triage tools to help their customers check themselves for coronavirus.

20 million Aptoide app store users compromised in data leak

19 Apr 2020

20 million Aptoide app store users compromised in data leak

In a shocking development, personal data of more than 20 million users of Aptoide, a third-party store for Android applications, has been leaked online.

Now, Instagram is testing Snapchat-like 'self-disappearing' messages

20 Mar 2020

Now, Instagram is testing Snapchat-like 'self-disappearing' messages

After Stories, Instagram is copying another highly-celebrated feature from Snapchat- ephemeral or self-disappearing text messages.

Decathlon exposes data of millions of customers, employees

27 Feb 2020

Decathlon exposes data of millions of customers, employees

Renowned sports retailer Decathlon has been embroiled in a major controversy.

#LeakAlert: Microsoft exposed over 250 million customer support records

23 Jan 2020

#LeakAlert: Microsoft exposed over 250 million customer support records

Microsoft is facing flak for exposing over 250 million customer service records on several open servers.

A hacker leaked passwords of over 5 lakh IoT devices

21 Jan 2020

A hacker leaked passwords of over 5 lakh IoT devices

With the rise of internet-connected devices, from phones and televisions to 'smart' lights, hackers now have new targets to breach into people's homes, harass them in horrifying ways.

Sensitive photos, videos of thousands of porn actresses leaked online

17 Jan 2020

Sensitive photos, videos of thousands of porn actresses leaked online

In a major shocker, sensitive data of thousands of actresses associated with a porn cam affiliate network has been leaked on the internet.

Amazon's Ring camera owners compromised, over 3,500 email-passwords leaked

21 Dec 2019

Amazon's Ring camera owners compromised, over 3,500 email-passwords leaked

It is a bad week for internet giants!

Dozens of apps may have accessed your Facebook data (again!)

06 Nov 2019

Dozens of apps may have accessed your Facebook data (again!)

In another shocking revelation, Facebook has revealed that dozens of third-party apps and developers may have accessed your data without permission.

'Camgirl' porn sites leaked private data of millions: Details here

04 Nov 2019

'Camgirl' porn sites leaked private data of millions: Details here

In a major incident, a number of 'camgirl' porn sites have exposed the private data of millions.

A popular porn site just exposed personal data of millions

20 Aug 2019

A popular porn site just exposed personal data of millions

Just as governments around the world continue to raise questions over the security of their citizens' personal data, cases of breaches and leaks continue to increase.

#LeakAlert: OPPO R17 Pro to sport triple camera setup

16 Aug 2018

#LeakAlert: OPPO R17 Pro to sport triple camera setup

OPPO is working to launch its latest mid-range smartphones, the OPPO R17 and OPPO R17 Pro.