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You’re More Likely To Fall Victim to a Cyberattack Than a Home Invasion

By the time most people start to notice that their data has been compromised, it’s too late. Modern hackers continue to develop savvier ways to steal your data, and most people have no clue how to defend themselves.

Yet you can learn how to prevent a cyber attack by studying the patterns from past scenarios. So, what are the trends hackers tend to follow?

MongoDB Ransom Attacks Hit 27000 Systems

MongoDB Ransom Attacks has hit 27,000 Systems in few hours from 12000 impacted servers .

Most of the mongoDB installations are exposed to exploites due to poor default access controls for super users .

Hackers are accessing  MongoDB databaases and then copy and delete data from database running in default, unsecure configuration. In return of data administrators are being asked to pay ransom money by bitcoins.