Weekly Threat Report 1st February 2019
Iranian hackers believed to be targeting sensitive personal data
Security researchers at FireEye have reported that Iranian hackers are targeting businesses in the telecommunications and travel industries as part of an international surveillance campaign.
B&Q reportedly exposes details of suspected thieves
The exposed records reportedly included 70,000 offender and incident logs, including full names, physical characteristics, vehicle details and the value of the goods stolen.
FaceTime privacy bug allows unauthorised eavesdropping
Researchers identified a flaw in Apple's FaceTime application affecting the camera and microphone of iPhones and Macs that could allow attackers to eavesdrop on another FaceTime user, even when the recipient doesn’t accept the call.