Amazon hacker Paige “Erractic” Thompson indicted

A federal grand jury has decided to charge former Amazon software engineer Paige Thompson with wire fraud & computer fraud and abuse charges in the indictment announced Wednesday. She’s scheduled to be arraigned Sept. 5.  Thompson was arrested last month on charges that she hacked Capital One and 30 other companies. Sometime between March and […]

Imperva, The Lost API Keys, and Loose SSL Certs

Imperva shared information on a security breach August 27th that affects customers using its WAF product. The WAF is cloud based and analyzes suspicious traffic flowing into applications. The breach exposed user’s emails, hashed & salted passwords, and some customers SSL certs and API keys were also affected. Imperva has stated they learned about the […]