Data Breach

Yahoo Agree To Pay $50m To 2014 Hack Victims

Yahoo Agree To Pay $50m To Hack Victims While Yahoo is perhaps not the most prominent name on the internet any more, that doesn’t mean that they haven’t been a ...

October 25, 2018 at 11:12 am by
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Google+ for Consumers to Be Shut down Because of a Data Breach

Google+ is on its way out. Definitely not the most popular social media platform in the world, Google+ rolled out in 2011, and by 2015, it had about 111 million active users. ...

October 9, 2018 at 11:39 am by
bupa

Bupa Fined After Employee Sold Customer Data On Dark Web

Bupa Fined After Employee Sold Customer Data On Dark Web Bupa is, if not the largest, then certainly one of the best-known private healthcare companies in the world. For those ...

September 29, 2018 at 11:55 am by

Over 50 Million Facebook Accounts Have Been Hacked

Over 50 Million Facebook Accounts Have Been Hacked Well, what can I say? Another day, another major data scandal. Mark Zuckerberg has so far likely had a year he’d ...

September 29, 2018 at 8:33 am by
Malware Discovered in NewEgg Servers Stealing Customer Data

Malware Discovered in NewEgg Skimming Credit Card Info

Credit Card Info Stolen As one of the largest PC hardware online retailer on the planet, millions of transactions go through NewEgg‘s website every month. In fact, they ...

September 20, 2018 at 2:44 pm by
ticketmaster

Ticketmaster Admits Potential Credit Card Info Data Breach

Ticketmaster Admits Potentially Major Data Breach If there is a portal to hell anywhere on Earth, I suspect that it could be at the Ticketmaster office. At the very least it ...

June 28, 2018 at 7:57 pm by
expedia

Expedia Reveal Hack Exposing Nearly 1m Customers Data

Expedia reveal a major security breach With Spring (sort of) underway, many of us may be considering where we will take our Summer Holiday. To do this one of the more ...

March 22, 2018 at 3:51 pm by
morrisons

Supermarket Morrisons Found Legally Liable For Staff Data Breach

Supermarket Morrisons has been found legally liable for the 2015 data breach Morrisons, as a supermarket, prefers to be linked to low prices and affordable  shopping. It is, ...

December 1, 2017 at 11:17 am by
US Military Spying Archive Left Open in Amazon Web Service

US Military Spying Archive Left Open in Amazon Web Service

Here’s a lesson why hiring the lowest bidder usually is not the brightest idea. The US military just got caught with their pants down, leaving terabytes of data wide ...

November 19, 2017 at 8:05 pm by
GameStop

GameStop Investigating Data Breach That Leaked Credit Card Information

Over the past couple of years, major data breaches have grown from being the exception to the norm. It seems like companies are under a constant onslaught as black hats commit ...

April 9, 2017 at 2:02 pm by

Predictable Passwords Remain Popular Despite Increased Security Breaches

Despite the increase of publicized data breaches and hacking, security researchers have found that most people’s online security habits remain relatively unchanged ...

January 17, 2017 at 1:32 pm by

Yahoo Data Breach Compromises Over 500 Million Accounts

Earlier in the week, reports had begun circling about a rumoured Yahoo data breach. Now Yahoo Chief Information Security Officer Bob Lord has officially confirmed that the ...

September 23, 2016 at 8:43 am by

Hackers Stole Account Information of Over 68 Million Dropbox Users

If you’re a long-time Dropbox user, you’ll have noticed that recently the company distributed an email to a large number of its users recently, urging (and in some ...

August 31, 2016 at 8:00 pm by
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Data on Thousands of Children Exposed in VTech Hack

It has come to light that earlier this month, popular children’s computer company VTech were the victims of an attack by an unnamed hacker. The hacker was able to gain ...

November 27, 2015 at 8:00 pm by

EA Denies Data Breach After User Details Leak to Pastebin

Electronic Arts has denied that it has suffered a data breach following user account details being leaked and briefly posted to Pastebin. According to EA, its servers have not ...

October 16, 2015 at 9:26 pm by

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