There are a number of tools available online, to help you check if your Gmail account is one among the 5 million!
Google: We found that less than 2% of the username and password combinations might have worked, and our automated anti-hijacking systems would have blocked many of those login attempts. We’ve protected the affected accounts and have required those users to reset their passwords.
Apple CEO Tim Cook said after a wave of criticisms for lack of security for its iCloud service following the celebrity photo scandal a few days ago that Apple will[...]
The UK Gov would be offering a free online course on cyber security with an objective of equipping the next generation with the requisite knowledge and expertise to become experts[...]
Twitter has finally attached monetary incentives to bug discoveries and will pay a reward of $140 to security researchers through its new bounty programme if they are able to report[...]
Europol: The aim is not purely strategic, but also very operational. The goal is to prevent cybercrime, to disrupt it, catch crooks and seize their illegal profits.
Andrei Neculaesei: While I only tested on a few apps which are big names, it is safe to assume that the smaller teams and platform haven’t even thought about preventing this.
However, there are chances for the number of impacted employees to increase!
The research found that of the seven apps tested attacks on Gmail and H&R Block were successful 92 percent of the time.
In July 2014, Community Health Systems confirmed that its computer network was the target of an external, criminal cyber attack that the Company believes occurred in April and June, 2014.