2012 is ending and Christmas is approaching. This holiday means a lot of presents, shopping and a lot of credit card and shopping list items info surfing the internet. But what Christmas also means is the appearance, and not so welcomed one at that, of the infamous Grinch. The Grinch is a nasty little plotting creature bent on taking away our happiness every holiday season so that he can laugh and be merry all on his own. This time however, the Grinch seems to have already attacked! And the goal was not to ruin our Christmas tree but to take away all our online data before Christmas even arrives. Talk about sinister!
This year has seen a large number of data breaches and attacks on just about everyone who has an email account. Stolen credentials and other private information being compromised were run of the mill! MobiStealth.com provides the full data breach investigation.
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