Google announced a major security enhancement to its public Domain Name Service (DNS), the most widely used public DNS recursive resolver service used on the internet.
Two notable data loss incidents were reported on Wednesday, to include ElasticSearch data leak and Atrium Health data breach.
The company downgraded the user impact to 30 million users from 50 million users and also shared the details of the attacks that exploited a vulnerability in Facebook’s code that existed between July 2017 and September 2018.
Google has announced the sunsetting of the consumer version of Google+, as well as additional findings and actions from an operational review of its privacy controls dubbed “Project Strobe.”
Facebook posted a security update that describes a security issue that occurred on September 25, 2018 that affected nearly 50 million accounts.