UK: NHS pagers are leaking medical data

Zack Whittaker reports: An amateur radio rig exposed to the internet and discovered by a security researcher was collecting real-time of medical data and health information broadcast by hospitals and ambulances across U.K. towns and cities. The rig, operated out of a house in North London, was picking up radio waves from over the air...

Imperva CEO Chris Hylen Steps Down In Wake Of Data Breach: Report

Breaches have consequences, Wednesday edition. Michael Novinson reports that Calcalist has reported that the CEO of Imperva resigned following the disclosure of a data breach. The breach was initially disclosed in August and then later blamed on a stolen API key. Novinson reports: The Redwood Shores, Calif.-based cybersecurity vendor confirmed Hylen’s departure to Israeli business news...

Confirmed: North Korean malware found on Indian nuclear plant’s network

Catalin CImpanu reports: The network of one of India’s nuclear power plants was infected with malware created by North Korea’s state-sponsored hackers, the Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) confirmed today. News that the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KNPP) might have been infected with a dangerous strain of malware first surfaced on Twitter...

Important Security Information from Register.com

From the FAQ on their site: Frequently Asked Questions What happened?On October 16, 2019, Register.com determined that a third-party gained unauthorized access to a limited number of our computer systems in late August 2019, and as a result, account information may have been accessed. No credit card data was compromised as a result of...