Tag Archives: TikTok

Cops Can Buy Your Data Instead of Going to Court

New report: Government agencies don’t need to bother getting a warrant for your data if they can just buy it. | EMWNews.com

A new report offers a reminder you may resent: Government agencies don’t need to bother getting a warrant for your data if they can just buy it. Tech-policy types may not find much new in “Legal Loopholes and Data for Dollars: How Law Enforcement and Intelligence Agencies Are Buying Your Data from Brokers,” released Thursday by the Center for Democracy & Technology. But ...

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Hackers Mine Cryptocurrency Alphabet Inc. (GOOG) GCA

Hackers Using Compromised Google Cloud Accounts exploiting improperly-secured instances to download crypto mining software | EMWNews.com

Hackers Using Compromised Google Cloud Accounts to Mine Cryptocurrency Threat actors are exploiting improperly-secured Google Cloud Platform (GCP) instances to download cryptocurrency mining software to the compromised systems as well as abusing its infrastructure to install ransomware, stage phishing campaigns, and even generate traffic to YouTube videos for view count manipulation. “While cloud customers continue to face a variety of ...

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TikTok $92M Data Breach Settlement

Millions of TikTok users may be eligible for a payout after TikTok agreed to a $92 million settlement of lawsuits over privacy | EMWNews.com

Millions of TikTok users may be eligible for a payout after TikTok agreed to a $92 million settlement of lawsuits over privacy | EMWNews.com

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