Good news ! Hackbusters community is waiting for you !
KnowBe4 has been running the HackBusters site for a few years now, providing you with trending IT security news. We are expanding it and have launched a new exciting online community! The forum is divided into four main topics or categories: Social Engineering, Ransomware, Phishing and Security Awareness Training. You are invited to be one of the first to join us at:

Hackers Publish AAF Member Data, Claim It's 'FBI Watchlist'


After previously releasing the data of three FBI National Academy Associates (FBINAA) charters and leaking the personal information of thousands of FBI agents, a hacking group published what appears to be the information of tens of thousands of American Advertising Federation (AAF) members claiming it's an FBI watchlist.

As initially reported by TechCrunch, the hackers hostedmultiple documents that allegedly contain the personal info of law enforcement agents on their own website, containing "about 4,000 unique records after duplicates were removed, including member names, a mix of personal and government email addresses, job titles, phone numbers and their postal addresses."

After the data breach report, FBINAA also issued a press release:

There are various reports that three websites associated with the FBI National Academy Associates Inc., (FBINAA) have been hacked and that personal information has been obtained to be sold on the web. We are working with Federal...(continued)

View All Trending Stories