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Dow Jones’ screening watchlist data exposed online

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By [Waqas](<https://www.hackread.com/author/hackread/>) A database hosted on Amazon Web Services (AWS) and owned by Dow Jones has accidentally been exposed putting approx. 2.4 million corporate entities and individuals at risk of data theft. Reportedly, the exposed database comprises sensitive information about terrorists, criminals, and shady businesses. The culprit in this incident is an incorrectly configured and poorly secured […] This is a post from HackRead.com Read the original post: [Dow Jones' screening watchlist data exposed online](<https://www.hackread.com/private-data-of-high-risk-watchlist-of-dow-jones-exposed/>)