Microsoft alerts Azure customers to a flaw that could have allowed hackers access to data

Microsoft has warned some of its Azure cloud computing customers that a flaw discovered by security researchers could have allowed hackers to access their data. In a blog post from its security response team, Microsoft said it fixed the flaw reported by Palo Alto Networks and had no evidence that malicious hackers abused the technique. … Read more

Amazon Partners with Affirm to Launch Buy Now Pay Later Service for US Customers

Shares in Affirm Holdings rose 43 percent on Friday after the company partnered with Amazon.com to make the buy now, pay later (BNPL) service available to some of the e-commerce giant’s customers. Marketed as an alternative to credit cards, BNPL services grew in popularity during the pandemic as consumers sought options that make shopping easier … Read more

Microsoft warns thousands of Azure Cloud customers about exposed Cosmos DB databases

Microsoft on Thursday warned thousands of its cloud computing customers, including some of the world’s largest companies, that attackers might have the ability to read, alter or even delete their key databases, according to a copy of the e. -mail and a cyber security researcher. The vulnerability is in the core Cosmos DB database of … Read more

T-Mobile claims hackers have stolen personal data from around 7.8 million customers

T-Mobile US said on Wednesday that an ongoing investigation into a cyber attack on its systems revealed that some personal data from about 7.8 million of its current postpaid customers had been compromised. The company became aware of the attack last week, it said in a statement, after an online forum alleged that its users’ … Read more

T-Mobile Data Breach: US FCC to Investigate Personal Data Leakage of 7.8 Million Customers

The US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) said on Wednesday that it will investigate a data breach disclosed by T-Mobile US, affecting more than 47 million current, former and potential customers. The third-largest wireless operator in the United States said that personal data, including social security numbers and driver’s license information, from more than 40 million … Read more

T-Mobile’s data breach reached 53 million customers as investigation finds broader impact

T-Mobile US said on Friday that an ongoing investigation into a data breach revealed that hackers accessed personal information from 5.3 million additional customers, bringing the total number of people affected to more than 53 million. The United States’ third-largest wireless operator had said earlier this week that personal data from more than 40 million … Read more