Data Breach News, Articles and Updates
Customers of the popular mobile network O2 are having their details sold on a dark web marketplace
The hotel chain said it had been made aware of unauthorized charges occurring on cards that were previously used legitimately at Kimpton properties.
More than 2.3 million users records were compromised as two separate gaming companies announced they suffered data breaches.
An attacker gained unauthorized access to a North Carolina State University account containing personally identifiable information.
Cloud service data aggregator Datadog was hit with a data breach late last week and has sent a letter to its customers warning them to change their login credentials.
Iran's second largest mobile operator, Irancell, lost the personal information of 20 million customers in a data leak last week but denies being hacked.
A hacker reportedly accessed and publicly posted 50,000 records from the Baton Rouge Police Department to protest the police killing of local resident Alton Sterling.
The FTC is probing Avid, which faces a number of class action lawsuits on behalf of customers, for manipulating the Ashley Madison site by posting phony female profiles, or fembots, capable of conversing with male customers.
Muslim Match, a dating website for Muslims, was hacked and user credentials and profiles of 150,000 subscribers posted online.
Fingers are pointing at a third-party vendor as the culpable party behind the exposure of personally identifiable information of 4,300 patients of Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH).
The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas Monday reported a data breach after point of sale malware was found on the resort's systems.
A hacker called "Guccifer 2.0" claimed credit for breaking into the Democratic National Committee computer system and released the DNC's opposition research on Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump.
Companies hit with a data breach will spend on average $4 million in 2016 to mitigate the problem with many firms exacerbating their costs by not following a few basic rules, like creating an incident response team, according to a new Ponemom/IBM study.
A database of user accounts of the once popular video and music-sharing site iMesh has been made available on the dark web.
CiCi's Pizza may have suffered a point-of-sale (POS) breach through third party vendor.
Following several social media site breaches, Netflix said users whose passwords may have been compromised must change their login credentials.
One in five medium to-large businesses in the UK don't have a plan of action in place in case of a ransomware attack. Almost half (48 percent) of British businesses are failing to back up their company data at least once a day.
After every big data breach comes the Ghostbusters moment: Who you gonna call?
A hacker that has targeted several American social media sites has now hit the Russian version of Facebook
Verity Health Systems was targeted in an email phishing scam that resulted in the unauthorized release of employee information, including names and Social Security Numbers.
Repeated exposure of private data is giving rise to a new class of companies promising to clean up the mess - and they don't come cheap. Lee Sustar reports.
Time Inc. confirmed Tuesday that several Myspace accounts were breached just before the Memorial Day weekend.
More than 65 million Tumblr accounts from a 2013 breach were spotted for sale on the dark web.
An email error made in Northern Ireland has accidentally leaked the personal details of hundreds of prison officers working in the country to an outside contractor.
The Southeast Eye Institute, P.A. reported a possible data breach after an unauthorized individual gained access to patient data via a third-party affiliate.
The 2012 LinkedIn data breach may be the breach that just keeps on giving with the news that 117 million customer email credentials originating from that hack were found for sale on the dark web.
These two malwares have been much in the news over the past week or so.
Cyber criminals made off with the equivalent of $2 million in Bitcoin and Ethere from Gatecoin.
The New York Office of Information Technology could gain additional responsibilities in the wake of a data breach if a bill now in the state senate is passed.
More than 4,000 patients of the Children's National Health System received notices of a data breach following a former vendor disclosing patient health information on an FTP site viewable on the web.
SC Magazine Articles
- WhatsApp in the spotlight after Turkey publishes messages of coup officers
- Trump's Russian interests and Guccifer 2.0
- Russian hackers take the stage at DNC convention
- Proliferation of hacker culture helped keep Anonymous from being branded terrorist org
- 2.3 million 'Warframe,' 'Clash of Kings' accounts compromised
- Microsoft Office 365 hit with massive Cerber ransomware attack, report
- CEO sacked after aircraft company grounded by whaling attack
- Some U.S. Bancorp workers' W-2 info exposed in ADP data breach
- Microsoft warns of new, self-propagating ransomware in the wild