elasticsearch News of 12/10/19
Lack Of Leadership In Open Source Results In Source-Available Licenses
Salil Deshpande Contributor Salil Deshpande serves as the managing director of Bain Capital Ventures. He focuses on infrastructure software and open source. More posts by this contributor The crusade against ...
Logz.Io Lands $52m To Keep Growing Open Source-Based Logging Tools
Logz.io announced a $52 million Series D investment today. The round was led by General Catalyst. Other investors participating in the round included OpenView Ventures, 83North, Giza Venture Capital, Vintage Investment Partners, Greenspring ...
Job Recruitment Site Ladders Exposed 13 Million User Profiles
Ladders, one of the most popular job recruitment sites in the U.S. specializing in high-end jobs, has exposed more than 13.7 million user records, following a security lapse. The New York-based company left an Amazon -hosted Elasticsearch database ...
Vizion.Ai Launches Its Managed Elasticsearch Service
Setting up Elasticsearch , the open-source system that many companies large and small use to power their distributed search and analytics engines, isn’t the hardest thing. What is very hard, though, is to provision the right amount of ...
Streaming Site Kanopy Exposed Viewing Habits Of Users, Researcher Says
On-demand video streaming site Kanopy has fixed a leaking server that exposed the detailed viewing habits of its users. Security researcher Justin Paine discovered the leaking Elasticsearch database last week and warned Kanopy of the exposure. The ...
Gearbest Security Lapse Exposed Millions Of Shopping Orders
Gearbest, a Chinese online shopping giant, has exposed millions of user profiles and shopping orders, security researchers have found. Security researcher Noam Rotem found an Elasticsearch server leaking millions of records each week, including ...
Dow Jones’ Watchlist Of 2.4 Million High-Risk Individuals Has Leaked
A watchlist of risky individuals and corporate entities owned by Dow Jones has been exposed, after a company with access to the database left it on a server without a password. Bob Diachenko , an independent security researcher, found the Amazon ...
Youth-Run Agency AIESEC Exposed Over 4 Million Intern Applications
AIESEC, a non-profit that bills itself as the “world’s largest youth-run organization,” exposed more than four million intern applications with personal and sensitive information on a server without a password. Bob Diachenko , an ...