Social Security Numbers Stolen in 49ers Data Breach

The San Francisco 49ers said the names and Social Security numbers of nearly 21,000 people were stolen in a breach of the NFL team’s computer systems earlier this year. The acknowledgement was made in a required data breach notification filed with the state of Maine. According to the filing, which references a notification made to consumers … Read more

Signal says 1,900 users’ phone numbers exposed by Twilio breach – TechCrunch

End-to-end encrypted messaging app Signal says attackers accessed the phone numbers and SMS verification codes for almost 2,000 users as part of the breach at communications giant Twilio last week. Twilio, which provides phone number verification services to Signal, said on August 8 that malicious actors accessed the data of 125 customers after successfully phishing … Read more

Hackers stole Social Security numbers in Flagstar data breach affecting 1.5 million customers – TechCrunch

Flagstar Bank, one of the largest financial service providers in the United States, has notified more than 1.5 million customers of a data breach in which Social Security numbers were stolen — its second incident in two years. In a letter sent to those affected, Michigan-headquartered Flagstar revealed that hackers breached its corporate network between … Read more

WhatsApp Test Help to Devert iOS 15 API, Reset Location Numbers for Android: Report

It has been reported that WhatsApp is releasing a new feature along with the new beta version of WhatsApp of iOS which is designed to detect when the unobtrusive mode is activated on iOS. It is expected to help Apple users find out why they are not making phone calls. This feature allegedly uses the … Read more

FBI Shuts Down Marketplace Selling 24 Million Social Security Numbers

The FBI, Department of Justice and Internal Revenue Service have shut down a series of websites that they allege were selling 24 million Social Security Numbers, names and dates of birth of people living in the US. The SSNDOB Marketplace made around $19 million in revenue while it operated, according to an announcement from the … Read more

Twitter Pays $150 Million Settlement for Using Phone Numbers for Targeted Ads

Twitter has agreed to pay a $150 million penalty from the US Federal Trade Commission over allegations it used account security data like phone numbers and email addresses to target advertising at users. Twitter had told users their phone numbers and emails would be used to protect their accounts with two-factor authentication, but then also … Read more

Telegram Premium Spotted on the latest beta beta of iOS, Provides valuable numbers, Responsive Emojis

Telegram recently released version 8.7.2 beta for iOS, which includes a new range of answering emojis and numbers, as seen by Telegram beta channel. These new numbers and emojis are said to be the main features available for Premium users only. All users will receive a prompt report asking if they want to sign up … Read more

UCF football team is trading jersey numbers for QR codes

This spring season, the College of Central Florida’s (UCF) soccer workforce will don QR codes as an alternative of numbers on the again of their jerseys (by way of SportsLogos.web). The workforce confirmed off their new garb on Twittersporting giant, customized QR codes beneath their final names which you could scan to entry gamers’ biographies … Read more

CNN+ launch may be off to a bumpy start, numbers suggest – TechCrunch

CNN+ launched on Tuesday, March 29, and is already displaying mediocre outcomes by way of standalone cell app installs. Sensor Tower launched its preliminary figures (first reported by Insider) that present the CNN app, which now homes the brand new streaming service, added about 18,000 installs on the day of launch. Through the seven days ending … Read more