A University of Pittsburgh Medical Center spokeswoman announced that at least 788 employees were victims of tax fraud as a result of a February attack.
An investigation dating back to January has finally confirmed that malware on point-of-sale systems may have compromised payment card data for millions of Michaels Stores and Aaron Brothers customers.
The message snafu affected only customers with a Virgin.net account.
LaCie confirmed an unauthorized party used malware to access its online payment system for almost a year and could have stolen customer information.
Researchers proved the Heartbleed bug was real in a challenge issued by CloudFlare to prove private keys can be stolen, right around the time companies are claiming they were breached because of the critical flaw.
An attacker stole information on 500,000 individuals that submitted inquiries on the Harley Medical Group website, and then attempted to extort the UK-based cosmetic surgery group for money.
About 55,000 VFW members may have personal information at risk after an attacker seeking military intelligence gained access to a VFW web server.
Enforcing high-risk organizations to sign up for liability insurance could ensure that these enterprises focus more on improving their security posture.
The social insurance numbers of 900 taxpayers were accessed in the breach, according to the agency.
After a Kentucky bill passed on Thursday, only three states remain that do not have any data breach notification laws.
High-profile hacks at Target and NSA reveal a potentially critical flaw.
The personal information was used to create fake cards and create charges worth at least $115,000.
More than 1,400 medical records were compromised after unauthorized access was gained to the health records system used by a Texas cardiology clinic.
An engineer, who was contracted to work for the University of Maryland, says that his goal was to spur action at the school.
A website security breach resulted in a compromise of data - including Social Security numbers - for thousands who applied for government jobs in Bibb County.
Introduced Tuesday, the Digital Privacy Act includes stiff penalties for organizations that fail to adequately respond to breaches.
Efforts are now reportedly underway in Iowa and North Carolina as part of a multistate probe.
Roughly 80,000 Deltek customers may have information at risk, including payment card data for 25,000 of them, after an attacker hacked into Deltek's GovWin IQ system.
The court battle began when the FTC filed a 2012 complaint against hotelier Wyndham, accusing it of deceptive and unfair practices against consumers following data breaches.
An unknown individual gained unauthorized access to a Chicago doctor's personal email account, which resulted in a compromise of personal information for 1,200 patients.
The group being implicated has stolen over 160 million card numbers over the years by hacking organizations, including Heartland Payment Systems, Visa and 7-Eleven.
An additional 170,200 Los Angeles County Department of Health Services clients were identified as having been impacted in the February theft of computers from Sutherland Healthcare Solutions.
The Michigan Department of Community health is notifying more than 2,500 individuals that their personal information was on an encrypted laptop and unencrypted flash drive that was stolen.
The breach struck Experian subsidiary, Court Ventures, and compromised the personal and financial data of more than 200 million Americans.
As the Target and Neiman Marcus data breach stories continue to evolve, so too does the story of how to combat malware.
Kaiser Permanente is notifying about 5,100 members living in the Northern California region that their personal information may be at risk after malware was discovered on a server.
How would security analysts know the difference between a needle that is a nuisance and one that is a threat?
Target customers aren't as happy as they were at this time last year after the company's massive data breach, according to new research.
Computers were stolen from the offices of EveryChild, Inc., a Texas nonprofit, which resulted in a compromise of personal information for nearly 3,000 clients.
A database of more than 158,000 Boxee.tv accounts was posted anonymously on the Tor Network, according to a security company.