Wayne County commissioners hear about hot jail, county food code

RICHMOND, Ind. — Computer problems resulted in heated conditions inside the Wayne County Jail. Wayne County’s commissioners heard a report Wednesday from Sheriff Randy Retter and Steve Higinbotham, the county’s director of facilities and development, during their weekly meeting. A temporary solution had the temperature back within a couple of degrees […]

New bank-fraud malware called Vultur infects thousands of devices

Recently detected Android malware, some spread through the Google Play Store, uses a novel way to supercharge the harvesting of login credentials from more than 100 banking and cryptocurrency applications. The malware, which researchers from Amsterdam-based security firm ThreatFabric are calling Vultur, is among the first Android threats to record a […]

30 Federal IT Influencers Worth a Follow in 2021

2021 has proved to be a heady year already for the federal IT community, with the fallout from the SolarWinds cyberattack and the Biden administration’s executive order on cybersecurity dominating a large chunk of the conversation. Obviously, there is also a new administration in Washington, bringing with it a new set of priorities when it […]

Northern Ireland suspends vaccine passport system after data leak

Northern Ireland’s Department of Health (DoH) has temporarily halted its COVID-19 vaccine certification online service following a data exposure incident. Some users of the COVIDCert NI service were presented with data of other users, under certain circumstances, says the Department. As seen by BleepingComputer, neither the web service nor the mobile app functionality is […]