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Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner called a recent breach notification amendment a "significant departure from the data protection laws of other states."
After independent journalist Brian Krebs reported that a Twitter user may be connected to the Ashley Madison hack, the user has denied involvement.
A pastor and former Morgan Stanley VP charged by federal prosecutors as "the linchpin of a sprawling financial and hacking conspiracy" is free on $2 million bail.
The Securities and Exchange Commission will not penalize Target Corp. for a cyberattack two years ago in which credit card and other personal information of millions of customers was exposed.
More than 7,500 patient families are being notified that a hard drive containing personal information has gone missing.
Canada's primary privacy watchdog group and other international entities are investigating the Ashley Madison data breach after stolen data has continued to surface online.
Online rumblings began pointing to a lone female as the perpetrator of the Ashley Madison data breach while class-action lawsuits were filed and reward offered.
The Third Circuit Court of Appeals Monday upheld a lower court decision confirming that the FTC had the authority to pursue enforcement action against Wyndham after a trio of breaches.
McCuneWright, LLP, along with other firms, filed a class action complaint against the IRS on Thursday in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia.
Attackers forced their way into Totally Promotional's systems and gained access to some customer payment card data and other information.
The University of Rhode Island learned of a breach involving the inappropriate collection and possible use of information related to email and Facebook accounts.
A technical error resulted in letters containing personal information being mailed to the wrong address.
Web.com is notifying approximately 93,000 customers that their personal information may have been compromised in a breach.
Uber is looking to bump its security team from 25 to more than 100 members by the end of the year.
Approximately 3,700 employees are being notified that a human resources staffer lost a company-issued laptop containing their personal information.
Portions of University of Virginia's information technology systems have been accessed, but no personal information appears to have been affected.
Personal information on more than 1,000 IDOC employees was included in a response to a civilian Freedom of Information Act request.
An unauthorized person gained access to two servers that payment card data is routed through after cards are swiped at Fred's Super Dollar stores.
A password protected, unencrypted laptop containing personal information was stolen from an employee's vehicle.
An IRS agent misplaced a portable flash drive containing the personal information while conducting a random audit under the direction of the IRS.
UConn has repaired a vulnerability exploited by hackers to gain access to servers in its School of Engineering and, while the university found no evidence of data theft, it has notified users whose information may have been compromised.
After indicating that it would not take action against China for a pair of breaches at the Office of Personnel Management, the Obama administration is reportedly considering responding.
PagerDuty detected an unauthorized intrusion by an attacker who gained access to customer information.
A secret NSA map was obtained by a news outlet shows the locations of "Victims of Chinese Cyber Espionage" targets based in the U.S.
Congress is entertaining a pair of bills aimed at improving cybersecurity at government agencies.
The personal information was on four unencrypted backup data tapes related to the Harvard Brain Tissue Resource Center.
United Airlines reportedly experienced a breach by a Chinese hacker group believed to be behind breaches at OPM and Anthem.
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