Reducing costs ranks as the biggest priority for chief procurement officers around the world, but risk management, digital disruption and a potential skills gap are also top of mind, according to the Deloitte Global Chief Procurement Officer Survey 2017.Among the specific risks cited by survey respondents are potential weakness and volatility in emerging markets, rising geopolitical risk, spill-over effects of an economic slowdown in China and the outcomes from upcoming trade negotiations.In speaking with the Wall Street Journal, I explained that it is difficult to say with any certainty how the site may have been breached and how often these types of breaches occur.We discussed the possibility of attacks ranging from SQL injection, to the employment of exploit kits and potential malware.The profile says that he is looking for a “fling” or “casual sex,” and his bio quote says “Will you visit me in prison?
Channel 4 News has been investigating the cyber underworld, discovering which websites have been hacked and exposing the trade in personal information of millions of people through so-called “dark web” sites.
We may not know for quite a long time what led to the breach.
The general public will likely not have any information regarding this until post-breach investigation is conducted and reported.
Likewise, evaluating a dating site before using it is essential, and it will bring you that much closer to finding a good match.
Bumble is a dating app that only allows women to initiate contact in opposite-sex connections; in same-sex connections either party may initiate contact. Since 2012, Tinder has been matching singles based on their social profiles and geographic location. Both users must “swipe right” before being matched and are then able to chat within the app.
Shaun Harper is one of those whose details have been published.
“The site seemed OK, but when I got into it I realised it wasn’t really for me, I was looking for something longer term. You couldn’t get into the site without handing over information.
They tracked the IP address to Aurora and matched up the personal information with what we already know about Holmes.
UPDATE #3 – 07/21/12: Watch the report from CNN: to corroborate that user “Classic Jimbo” is indeed Holmes for several reasons: 1) The page indicates this user is a 24-year-old male and is roughly 6’0″ in height. 2) The username “Classic Jimbo” includes Jim, which is a common short-hand for James. 4) The user is a “Gold” member, which seems to mean he could not have signed up just today (if this were a Reddit hoax).
UPDATE – 07/20/12: Mediaite has learned that law enforcement are investigating the Adult Friend Finder page to determine its authenticity.
UPDATE #2 – 07/21/12:: According to TMZ, sources at Adult Friend Finder are now confirming that the profile does, in fact, belong to Holmes.