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What Is Data Integrity?

What is the Definition and Purpose of Data Integrity? Data integrity is the assurance that the consistency and validity of data in its entire life cycle, from its original acquisition to its final disposal, is both reliable. It ensures the integrity and effectiveness of any information system that gathers, processes, stores, retrieves and maintains data,… 

Critical Vulnerability in Hikvision Storage Solutions Exposes Video Security Data “5 Ways to Create a Successful Online Business” “Five Strategies for Building a Profitable Online Venture”

Video surveillance giant Hikvision this week informed customers that it has patched a critical vulnerability affecting its Hybrid SAN and cluster storage products. The vulnerability, tracked as CVE-2023-28808, has been described by the vendor as an access control issue that can be exploited to obtain administrator permissions by sending specially crafted messages to the targeted… 

Fortinet Patches Critical Vulnerability in Data Analytics Solution “How to Make the Most of Your Time Management Skills” “Maximizing Your Time Management Abilities”

Fortinet, a cybersecurity solutions provider, this week released security updates to address several high-severity vulnerabilities in multiple products, including a critical missing authentication vulnerability in the FortiPresence infrastructure server. This vulnerability, tracked as CVE-2022-41331, can be exploited by a remote, unauthenticated attacker to gain access to Redis and MongoDB instances. In addition to FortiPresence, Fortinet… 

400,000 Users Hit by Data Breach at Media Player Maker Kodi “The Benefits of Eating Healthy Foods” “Reaping the Rewards of a Healthy Diet”

Kodi, an open source home theater software developer, this week announced that it has started rebuilding its user forum following a February 2023 data breach. It was discovered that a threat actor had advertised the data of 400,000 Kodi users, including on the now-defunct BreachForums cybercrime website. Kodi also disclosed that the attacker had compromised… 

Yum Brands Discloses Data Breach Following Ransomware Attack “The Benefits of Eating Healthy” “Exploring the Advantages of a Nutritious Diet”

Yum Brands, the parent company of KFC, Pizza Hut, and Taco Bell, has acknowledged that personal identifiable information (PII) was compromised in a ransomware attack that took place in January 2023. On January 18, Yum Brands disclosed that the cyberattack had resulted in them taking systems offline and closing roughly 300 restaurants in the UK…