Enhance cybersecurity awareness and survivability for DoD, industry partners, and academia in the face of the ever-increasing threat of cyber attacks. Cybersecurity (CS) includes managing risks related to the use, processing, storage, and transmission of information and the systems and processes used for those purposes, including analog and physical form. CS includes information availability, identification and authentication, confidentiality, integrity, and non-repudiation as well as the economic considerations with respect to selection of CS techniques, CS processes, and industry trends.
Free WiFi Service Exposed User Details
In the UK, a free railway station WiFi service from C3UK exposed at least 10,000 user’s data, including email addresses, date of birth, and travel information. The company used an unsecured database to contain the information. The database was also searchable, so anyone that had access to it could search for a person’s travel patterns. None of the information contained in the database was stolen but it presented a potential risk for the company and the public.
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