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

Cryptocurrency theft: Poly Network says hacked funds returned

Cryptocurrency platform Poly Network said on Monday that nearly all of the $610 million (approximately Rs. 4,523 crores) stolen this month in one of the biggest encryption thefts has now been returned by the unknown person or persons behind the attack. In a Twitter post, Poly Network said it had regained control of all assets … 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

Cryptocurrency theft: Poly Network offers superior security work for hackers, insists they keep a $500,000 reward

The cryptocurrency hacker who was involved in a robbery worth over $600 million (about Rs 4,462 crores) last week was offered the job of Chief Security Advisor at the same company he targeted. In addition, Poly Network insisted that “Mr. White Hat” (how the company treats the hacker) keeps the $500,000 reward (about Rs. 37.1 … Read more