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Together at Last: Welcome, Lee Johnstone!

I am absolutely delighted to welcome Lee Johnstone as a contributor to DataBreaches.net.  Lee – better known to some of you as @Cyber_War_News on Twitter  – and I have teamed up over the past 8 years or so on a number of projects or analyses. As of today, Lee’s web site, cyberwarnews.info, has been...

New Extortion Scam Threatens to Ruin a Website’s Reputation

Lawrence Abrams reports: A new extortion scam campaign is underway that is targeting websites owners and stating that if they do not make a payment, the attacker will ruin their site’s reputation and get them blacklisted for spam. We all know, or should know, about the sextortion emails people are receiving where the sender...