Posts tagged as hackers

Hackers target CityBee, sensitive data of 110,000 Lithuanian-registered users leaked

Wednesday, February 17, 2021

Lithuanian news website LRT.LT writes that on Tuesday the CEO of CityBee car-sharing service announced that cyber criminals had stolen data of 110,000 Lithuanian-registered users. CityBee was informed on Monday evening that some of its customers’ names, email addresses, personal identification numbers and encrypted passwords had been published on a hacker forum. “What’s strange is that the (stolen) information is three years old. If it had been stolen in the…

WhatsApp bug let hackers hijack accounts with a video call: reports

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

A bug in Facebook’s WhatsApp messaging service allowed hackers to take over users’ applications when they answered an incoming video call, technology websites ZDnet and The Register reported on Wednesday. The vulnerability, which affected WhatsApp applications on Apple and Android smartphones, was discovered in late August and was fixed by Facebook in early October, according to a technical disclosure report posted online. Facebook did not respond to requests for immediate…