InfoSec News Nuggets 4/22/2024

Cybercriminals threaten to leak all 5 million records from stolen database of high-risk individuals The World-Check database used by businesses to verify the trustworthiness of users has fallen into the hands of cybercriminals. The Register was contacted by a member of the GhostR group on Thursday, claiming responsibility for the theft. The authenticity of the claims was later verified by a spokesperson for the London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG), which maintains the database. A spokesperson said…
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InfoSec News Nuggets 08/26/2021

Chinese auto-maker accused of altering data after fatal autonomous car accident Police are investigating an electrical vehicle company in China following claims that car data was tampered with following a fatal collision. On August 12, 31 year old Lin Wenqin was using the driver assistance feature on his Nio ES8 when he was involved in a fatal car crash. Chinese state-owned media Global Times reported Lin's car had collided with a construction vehicle on the Shenhai Expressway. On…
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