763M Email Addresses Exposed in Latest Database Misconfiguration Episode

12th March 2019

In February, a security researcher named Bob Diachenko found a MongoDB data instance containing four collections of data and a total of 150GB of data including approximately 763 million unique email addresses. The data instance was openly available and the data inside was stored in plain text. The personally identifiable information (PII)-rich instance is the latest MongoDB database to be hit in a breach totaling millions of records. In the…

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Apple will finally unveil its streaming video service on March 25th

12th March 2019

It turns out rumors of an Apple spring event were true: the company’s next event will happen on March 25th at the Steve Jobs theater on Apple’s Cupertino campus. And judging by the event invite, we’ll finally hear about Apple’s long-rumored video service. The rumblings had pointed to a Spring event that would see the launch of Apple’s news and video services, but the invite doesn’t quite make it clear…

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