New Jersey-based data protection solutions provider OwnBackup on Tuesday announced raising $240 million in a Series E funding round at a valuation of $3.35 billion.
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Stock Trading Service Robinhood Admits To Storing Some Passwords in Cleartext www.zdnet.com/article/robinhood-admits-to-storing-some-passwords-in-cleartext/ “On Monday night, we discovered that some user credentials were stored in a readable format within our internal system,” the company said.. “We resolved the issue, and after thorough review, found no evidence that this information was accessed by anyone outside our response […]
GitHub security team has identified several high-severity vulnerabilities in npm packages, “tar” and “@npmcli/arborist,” used by npm CLI. The tar package receives 20 million weekly downloads on average, whereas arborist gets downloaded over 300,000 times every week. […] Source: Read More (BleepingComputer)
After seeing the Colonial Pipeline hack unfold in the US, the Japanese government reportedly wants to impose stricter security regulations on the private sector to ensure the same thing does not happen in Japan. Source: Read More (Latest topics for ZDNet in Security)