Latest news from Naked Security (2019/05/22)

Cache of 49 million Instagram records found online

A security researcher has discovered a massive cache of data on millions of Instagram influencers, publicly accessible for everyone to see.

Some Androids don’t call 911 when you tell them to call an ambulance

Sometimes you get a list of ambulance companies, sometimes a blog post on when it’s OK to call an ambulance.

Don’t break Windows 10 by deleting SID, Microsoft warns

Sometimes it’s best not to tinker under the hood – especially when it comes to security IDs.

Most hackers for hire are scammers, research shows

Google & UC San Diego researchers found that only 5 of 27 hacker-for-hire services actually launched attacks against their targets.