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Truist Bank confirms breach after stolen data shows up on hacking forum
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Truist Bank confirms breach after stolen data shows up on hacking forum

Prominent American commercial bank Truist disclosed that a threat actor had sold some of the company's data on a hacker forum, indicating that the hacking incident had compromised its systems in October 2023. After SunTrust Banks and BB&T (Branch Banking and Trust Company) combined in December 2019, Truist Bank—which has its headquarters in Charlotte, North Carolina—was established. With $535 billion in total assets, Truist is currently ranked among the top 10 commercial banks. It provides a broad range of services, such as corporate and investment banking, insurance, wealth management, and small and consumer banking. James Hub, an intelligence analyst at DarkTower, initially discovered that a threat actor going by the handle Sp1d3r is offering to sell read more Truist Bank c...
Pharmaceutical giant Cencora says data was stolen in a cyberattack
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Pharmaceutical giant Cencora says data was stolen in a cyberattack

Big Pharma company Cencora claims to have been the victim of a hack in which criminals took information from company IT systems. Cencora, formerly AmerisourceBergen, is a pharmaceutical services company that offers drug delivery and solutions to veterinarians, doctors' offices, and pharmacies. In fiscal year 2023, the company brought in $262.2 billion, and it employed about 46,000 people.Cencora revealed they were the victim of a hack that resulted in data theft in a Form 8-K filing with the SEC. According to the SEC filing, Cencora, Inc. (the "Company") discovered on February 21, 2024, that data from its computer systems had been exfiltrated, some of which might contain personal information.Cencora claims to have contained the situation and is currently conducting an investigati...
Toronto Public Library confirms data stolen in ransomware attack
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Toronto Public Library confirms data stolen in ransomware attack

The Toronto Public Library (TPL) confirmed that during an October ransomware attack, personal information of employees, customers, volunteers, and donors was stolen from a compromised file server. The attackers stole "a large number of files from a file server" containing data of Toronto Public Library (TPL) and Toronto Public Library Foundation (TPLF) employees dating back to 1998, according to TPL. "Information about these people was most likely taken, including their name, social security number, date of birth, and home address." "Copies of government-issued identification documents provided to TPL read more Toronto Public Library confirms data stolen in ransomware attack. Get up to date on the latest cybersecurity news and enhance your knowledge of cybersecurity with our thor...
Acer Confirms Unauthorized Access But Says No Consumer Data Stolen
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Acer Confirms Unauthorized Access But Says No Consumer Data Stolen

Acer, a Taiwanese electronics maker, revealed a case of illegal access to one of its document servers by service professionals. The international firm said that it believes no customer data was accessed as a result of the breach in a statement sent via email to Infosecurity. There is currently no evidence that any customer data was saved on that server, the company stated, adding that its investigation is still in progress. On a dark web forum earlier this week, a threat actor going by the name "Kernelware" took ownership of the attack. They claimed to have carried out the attack in the middle of February read more Acer Confirms Unauthorized Access But Says No Consumer Data Stolen. Stay informed with the best cybersecurity news and raise your cybersecurity awareness with our c...