🏥 Telehealth care is on the rise, but rush has unleashed many wearables that are vulnerable to attacks.
Kaspersky found 33 vulnerabilities in MQTT data transfer protocol, putting patient data at risk to MitM attacks.
Previously Twitter account hijack scams often led to switch profile pic Elon Musk and spamming crypto links.
Currently hot scam is hijacking verified profile and promoting and selling NFTs.
Examples in article >>
Signs of a compromised phone:
🔋 battery drain
📈 data usage spikes
🔘 GPS or Wi-Fi On/Off by itself
🛑 random ad pop-ups
📱 unknown apps installed
💬 strange call / sms history
Tips for keeping safe in the article.
BfV recently warned about cyber attacks by China-linked APT27 group.
Now Oiltanking GmbH was hit, details of attack unclear. Petrol distribution is critical infra and attacks like this could impact overall fuel supply.
⚠️ A data breach related nightmare where identity thieves were able to take a 546 percent interest payday loan in "Jim's" name.
Luckily he learned about it before collection agents came, but it could have been different.