Author: Phil Dzikiy

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Macy’s Suffers Online Data Breach

Macy’s is the latest major company to suffer an online data breach, as the retail chain said hackers may have accessed online customer data, including credit card numbers. The breach affected “one-half of one


Timehop Data Breach Affects 21 Million Users

Popular social media service and app Timehop has acknowledged a recent “network intrusion” that led to a data breach which affects “some 21 million” of the app’s users. The breach included names, email


Gmail Allows Developers To Read Your Emails

While users often give developers access to basic information such as their email addresses and public info, a new report touches on a “dirty secret” with Google’s Gmail — “hundreds” of third-party software


Data Firm Exposed 340 Million Personal Records

A mostly unknown marketing firm recently left a database of personal records exposed — and it’s possible that every American adult was included in the leaked data set. About 340 million personal records


Google Devices Leaking Precise Location Data

New research shows that Google Home and Chromecast devices are currently leaking detailed location information. Google is expected to fix the leak “in the coming weeks,” according to a report. The report comes


Ring Alarm Security System Shipping July 4

After a few bumps in the road, it appears Ring is finally ready to launch its home security system soon. The home system now has a new name — Ring Alarm. Ring Alarm