OLFU, STI Caloocan websites compromised

H4D3Z, a newcomer hacker that we only identified earlier this month, moved his target from a government website to educational institutions. His latest victims - Our Lady of Fatima University and STI Caloocan. The website of … [Read more...]

Sanji hacks Franchise Asia PH 2019 website

Businessmen and those aspiring to be one are expected to gather in what is dubbed as "Asia's Biggest International Franchise Conference" this coming March 27-28, 2019 at the SMX Convention Center in Pasay City. Franchise Asia … [Read more...]

NADPOP launches 1*DATA Privacy and Security Solutions Day

On March 20, 2019, the National Association of Data Protection Officers of the Philippines (NADPOP) will be gathering the country's data privacy professionals, practitioners, and enthusiasts in the first 1*DATA Privacy & … [Read more...]

NPC supports Mobile Number Portability Act

Now that President Rodrigo Duterte signed the Republic Act 11202 or the Mobile Number Portability Act, mobile subscribers can now switch from one network to another without losing their original number. Telcos will no longer have … [Read more...]

Fake GCash Care in FB gets owned

The official GCash Care account in Facebook A scammer can also get scammed and owned by the people they intend to victimize. That's what happened to the person behind a fake GCash Care Facebook account that presents itself as … [Read more...]

CyberTrends, JBRC conduct data privacy, cybersecurity lecture-seminar

Jean-Baptiste of Reims College (JBRC) and CyberTrends Solutions conducted a lecture-seminar on Data Privacy Act (DPA) and cybersecurity last February 2 at the school's court in Novaliches, Quezon City. Around 200 students, … [Read more...]

Globe Prepaid’s On The List leaks registration info

Globe Prepaid's On The List Site Local telco giant Globe Telecom is now the subject of a recent data blunder after the company reportedly sent out email notifications containing someone else's personal information. Privacy … [Read more...]

CyberTrends acquires Blogger Engineer

CyberTrends entered an agreement allowing them to legally operate Blogger Engineer. Local cybersecurity firm CyberTrends Solutions officially acquired technology blog Blogger Engineer as the company gears up for more … [Read more...]

School yearbook used as food wrapper

Schools carry a huge amount of personal data - both of their staff and students. With Data Privacy Act of 2012 (RA 10173) in full effect, everyone is expected to be compliant (or, at the very least, doing something to be … [Read more...]

Magecart infects ABS-CBN Store with payment skimmer

Willem de Groot, a Dutch security researcher, recently reported that local broadcasting giant, ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corp., is the latest company to be targetted by Magecart, the cybercriminal group behind the British Airways and … [Read more...]