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Updates from around the web – October 2019
October 10, 2019

Updates from around the web – October 2019

Updates from around the web – October 2019 Welcome to Reflectiz team news pick from September and October 2019. As usual, our staff highlighted few news events, dealing with third-party risks, Magecart attacks and other relevant cybersecurity updates. Read on! Akamai planned acquisition of ChameleonX shows how serious the Magecart ...

Why Your Web Application Firewall (WAF) Will Not Help Against Third-Party Website Attacks?
September 18, 2019

Why Your Web Application Firewall (WAF) Will Not Help Against Third-Party Website Attacks?

Why Your Web Application Firewall (WAF) Will Not Help Against Third-Party Website Attacks? In spite of having the best web application firewall (WAF) system securing your website, the risk of a third-party web breach is all over   An interactive, dynamic website is the ‘online’ face of your business. It ...

Magecart Hacking Groups: How They Are Expanding Their Limits Beyond the “Regular” E-Commerce Websites
September 15, 2019

Magecart Hacking Groups: How They Are Expanding Their Limits Beyond the “Regular” E-Commerce Websites

Magecart, the notorious e-commerce hacking group, has lately started targeting many other forms of online services and businesses. The adversaries have developed sophisticated tools and techniques, and are constantly evolving new and innovative ways to target business enterprises.   Magecart – The Notorious Skimming Groups Magecart today is a well-known ...

3 Web Third-Party Related Events from the Web You Don’t Want to Miss – September 2019
September 13, 2019

3 Web Third-Party Related Events from the Web You Don’t Want to Miss – September 2019

Welcome to Reflectiz team news pick for September 2019. Our team of editors highlighted three important events that concerns cybersecurity and third-party risks in particular.  Garmin South-African Shopping Portal Breach Leads to Theft of Payment Data Garmin’s South African Director recently announced that the company had discovered theft of customer ...

The Key Threats and Risks That Third-Parties Create to Websites
August 15, 2019

The Key Threats and Risks That Third-Parties Create to Websites

The Key Threats and Risks That Third-Parties Create to Websites Third-party apps on websites present potential threats and risks that may affect the security and privacy posture of your website. For your customers, your website is the front end of your organization. In today’s digitally connected world, websites play a ...

Updates from the web – August 2019
August 11, 2019

Updates from the web – August 2019

From around the web Tracking information is not always an easy task. But our news radar is always on. Our team picked three important news and research highlights, just for you. 

Magecart Executed Their Recent Attacks On The Amazon S3 Bucket: Why Do You Need To Worry If Your Website Uses Web-Third-Party Components?
July 21, 2019

Magecart Executed Their Recent Attacks On The Amazon S3 Bucket: Why Do You Need To Worry If Your Website Uses Web-Third-Party Components?

Magecart, a well-known hacking group was behind some of the highly targeted attacks on websites using web-third-party component; Know why do you need to be on high alert if your website or web app uses web-third-party components   About The Attack Magecart is a well-known hacking group that had mainly ...

The Cybersecurity Effects of Fourth-Parties on websites
July 17, 2019

The Cybersecurity Effects of Fourth-Parties on websites

A web fourth-party is an entity, a tool or a feature that is outsourced by a vendor you use on your website. Four-parties and beyond them, refer to the vendors of your official and unofficial service providers. In this article, we will refer to fourth-parties and what’s beyond them on ...

British-Airways Magecart Third-party Breach Leads to a $230 Million GDPR Fine
July 9, 2019

British-Airways Magecart Third-party Breach Leads to a $230 Million GDPR Fine

According to the Information Commissioner Office in the UK (ICO) a notice has been issued to British-Airways of its intention to fine airliner $230 million (£183.39M) for “infringements of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)”. The reason for the planned penalty is last year’s BA data breach of around 500 ...