MongoDB

3.15.17

Popular Teen Quiz App Wishbone Has Been Hacked, Exposing Tons of User Information

Hackers have stolen 2.2 million email addresses and 287,000 cellphone numbers from Wishbone users, many of whom are young women under the age of 18.

1.24.17

A Vigilante Is Warning Admins of Open Databases Before They Get Hacked

Maybe this is the hero we need right now.

1.6.17

Copycat Hackers Are Holding More Than 1,000 Databases for Ransom

Hackers have found yet another way to monetize the shitty security of internet users.

8.30.16

Whoops! Hotel Left Thousand of Customers' Credit Cards Online For All To See

The hotel left full credit card data, trip details, and much more in an unprotected database.

5.23.16

The Nerdiest T-Shirts I Saw at Moogfest 2016, Listed

Moogfest isn't just a music festival. It's Nerdvana, and people came dressed for the occasion.

5.18.16

Stoner Community Website Leaks 10 Million Chats

The online chats of cannabis enthusiasts watching movies together on a marijuana enthusiasts video website were left exposed online.

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12.15.15

How Databases with Personal Info Get Accidentally Left Open on the Public Web

After the MacKeeper leak, it turns out at least 34,000 databases suffer from similar problems.