Security news for September 10 2021: WhatsApp issued a historic fine for multiple GDPR violations
Here are some of your most notable headlines for the week of: September 3 2021
The push to convert federal networks, systems & devices to a zero trust security architecture is accelerating, with the release of three draft guidance documents as part of the White House’s push to improve the nation’s cybersecurity.
Three weeks after an independent researcher found a critical bug in the Services Australia COVID-19 digital vaccine certificate that would allow an attacker to falsify someone’s vaccine status, it still hasn’t been fixed.
Ireland's privacy regulator has fined WhatsApp a record amount for breaking European Union data protection rules. It said the company had failed to give users transparency about how their data would be used
Microsoft warns of a zero-day vulnerability in Internet Explorer that is actively exploited by threat actors to hijack vulnerable Windows systems.
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