Anonymous Threatens Bank DDoS Disruptions

The hacktivist group is waging a “a 30-day campaign against central bank sites across the world,” according to a new video posted on the group’s YouTube page.  The Target List includes the U.S. Federal Reserve, as well as Fed banks in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Minneapolis, New York, Philadelphia, Richmond and St. Louis.

Verizon Confirms Breach Affecting Business Customers

Verizon has released a statement confirming that “Verizon Enterprise Solutions recently discovered and fixed a security vulnerability on our enterprise client portal.  Our investigation to date found an attacker obtained basic contact information on a number of our enterprise customers.”  Experts believe the exposure of the clients’ contact information leaves them more vulnerable to phishing attacks.