cosmetic surgery

Plastic surgery patients at risk after ransomware attack

Past and current customers of a cosmetic surgery clinic are contacted by hackers making ransom demands, after they broke into its network and stole personal information.

Hackers hit plastic surgery, threaten to release patient list and photographs

Other cosmetic surgeries who wish to avoid hackers damage their public image would be wise to invest properly in security now, or face the consequences later.

Read more in my article on the We Live Security blog.

Smashing Security podcast #023: Covfefe

In this latest edition of the “Smashing Security” podcast, the team are joined by John Hawes to discuss bare naked blackmail, the British Airways IT catastrophe, and Facebook fines.

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Cosmetic surgery hacked. Nude photos and data exposed on the dark web, as hackers blackmail patients

A chain of cosmetic surgery clinics in Lithuania has been hacked, and fallen victim to cold-hearted extortionists who have no qualms about blackmailing both the business and its customers.

Read more in my article on the Hot for Security blog.