The vpnMentor cybersecurity research team, led by Noam Rotem and Ran Locar, have uncovered a leaking S3 Bucket with 36,077 files of visible data on an Amazon server, belonging to JailCore. JailCore Company Profile JailCore is a correctional facility management and compliance cloud-based application, evidently started by the same people behind the insurance consultancy Correctional...
On September 9 (Sunday, 8:00 a.m. UTC), the Great North Run, the world’s largest half marathon, will be broadcast live on BBC One. However, if you try to watch this amazing 13.1-mile (21 km) race from Newcastle to the coast in South Shields from outside the UK, you will probably be greeted by this frustrating...
The dysfunctional family dramedy, Shameless, returns for Season 10 on Showtime. You can tune in to see how Frank and his kids’ scheme to survive in Chicago. That is if you have a US account to watch Showtime. If you live outside the US, Showtime geoblocks you from watching its content. Before you give up, a...
I’ve got bad news for Aussie fans of torrenting. The Federal Court of Australia has listed KickassTorrents as an illegal torrenting site, and ordered ISPs to block it. As part of the global fight against piracy, KickassTorrents is also banned in the UK and several other countries. So, does this mean Aussie torrenters can no longer...
La Liga is still going strong in 2019-2020, despite the loss of Cristiano Ronaldo. It remains arguably the best league in the world for technical football. With Real Madrid struggling this season, Atletico Madrid has risen to challenge Barcelona for the title. Popular La Liga broadcasters include Movistar, Gol, and beIN LaLiga in Spain, Eleven...
Whether you’re a moderate racecar enthusiast or an absolute diehard fan, there is every reason to be hyped for the Daytona 500 this February. Unfortunately, you may be disappointed to find out that watching the Daytona 500 is not a straightforward process if you’re outside the United States or you don’t have American cable. If...
Led by established researchers Noam Rotem and Ran Locar, vpnMentor’s research team recently found breaches in the databases of Credit Fair and Chqbook, two Indian personal credit and loan related services. Credit Fair offers customers access to small personal loans. On Chqbook, customers can compare personal finance products, such as loans and credit cards, based...
vpnMentor’s research team has recently discovered that Marriott and other hotel brands managed by The Pyramid Hotel Group have experienced a cybersecurity data leak, revealing vulnerabilities that could be an important tool with significant impact in a massive future attack. Led by hacktivists Noam Rotem and Ran Locar, vpnMentor’s researchers discovered a breach that exposes...
Led by Noam Rotem, a well-known white hat hacker and activist, VPNMentor’s research team discovered a major security breach in Gearbest.  With hundreds of thousands of sales every day, Gearbest is a highly successful Chinese e-commerce company. The site sells a range of electronics and appliances, as well as clothing, accessories, and homeware. While it sells some internationally-known...
Mrs. Fletcher kicks off its first season this fall. Unfortunately, you won’t be able to keep up with Eve Fletcher as she navigates her mid-life crisis unless you’re based in the US. Mrs. Fletcher is on HBO and streams on HBO Now, which uses geoblocking. This means that you can’t access HBO’s content from another country. However,...