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ODIN Intelligence website is defaced as hackers claim breach
Risk, Security

ODIN Intelligence website is defaced as hackers claim breach

On Sunday, someone vandalized the website for ODIN Intelligence, a business that offers technology and solutions to law enforcement and police departments. The alleged hack occurred just days after Wired revealed that an app created by the company, SweepWizard, which helps police manage and coordinate multi-agency raids, had a serious security flaw that exposed sensitive information about upcoming police operations as well as the personal information of police suspects to the public internet. Law enforcement agencies can get tools like SweepWizard and other technologies from ODIN. It also offers SONAR, or the Sex Offender Notification and Registration system, a program utilized by local and state law enforcement to remotely oversee sex offenders who have been registered read the com...
Hackers Breach Okta’s GitHub Repositories, Steal Source Code
Business, Risk, Security

Hackers Breach Okta’s GitHub Repositories, Steal Source Code

The identity and access management service provider Okta said on Wednesday that several of its source code repositories had been improperly accessed earlier this month. According to the firm, "There is no impact to any clients, including any HIPAA, FedRAMP, or DoD customers." Customers are not compelled to take any action. Unknown threat actors gained access to the code repositories for the Okta Workforce Identity Cloud (WIC), which are housed on GitHub, according to the security incident, which was initially reported by Bleeping Computer. The source code was subsequently copied by abusing the access read the complete article Hackers Breach Okta's GitHub Repositories, Steal Source Code.