Greetings, from Cloudbric.
Here’s the latest from Cloudbric: for April 5th to May 8th.
- Tech Developments
Cloudbric Labs (cyber threat information data platform based on blockchain technology)
→ Blacklist IP API upgrade : 100% completed
→ Blacklist IP Block service in development: 10% complete (estimated time of completion: 2020 2Q)
→ Support for Hacker Wallet Address and Phishing URL API: 30% complete (estimated time of completion: 2020 3Q)
- Plans to develop a service that blocks all blacklisted IPs using the ‘Blacklist IP API’
*Cryptpbric v2 (Personal Security App of Cryptocurrency hacking)
→ VPN + Phishing URL auto-block function: 35% complete (estimated time of completion: end of 2020 3Q)
- Planning for technology application in progress.
- Technology applications for VPN and SWG reviewed
- Implementation plans for application under review
*VISION (Deep Learning Security Engine) Commercialization
→ Source code analysis for VISION commercial structuring VISION: 40% Complete.
→ Commercial module development: 15% complete.
- Revisions for improvements regarding source code and engine.
- Review of additional lists to be included in the supervised learning of the Deep Learning Engine
- Ongoing review of different learning strategies by domain
2. Business and Marketing Side Update
Thanks to all the support, Cloudbric’s exclusive webinar on cloud-based web protection co-hosted by Microsoft was a big success! We received a total of 9 free trial (PoC) requests after the webinar. Cowabunga!
- GoDaddy reports data breach involving SSH access on hosting accounts — ZDNet
GoDaddy on Tuesday reported [PDF] an October data breach to Californian authorities, stating that an unauthorised individual was able to access SSH accounts used in its hosting environment. The company said it has reset passwords and would provide impacted customers with a year of its website security and malware removal service for free.
- Poor encryption exposes biometric database of 4.5 million Israeli citizens — Biometric Update
The private information of some 4.5 million Israeli citizens, including biometric facial features, stored in the Transportation Ministry database for drivers licenses and a private database for smart biometric bus cards, is not getting the highest-level encryption and security to prevent data breaches or exploit attempts, found a report by the State Comptroller, writes the Jerusalem Post.
- Hacker sells 22 million Unacademy user records after data breach — Bleeping Computer
Online learning platform Unacademy has suffered a data breach after a hacker gained access to their database and started selling the account information for close to 22 million users. Unacademy is one of India’s largest online learning platforms boasting 14K teachers, over a million video lessons, and over 20 million registered users (learners).