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After NSA leaks, a renewed interest in vulnerability disclosure

After NSA leaks, a renewed interest in vulnerability disclosure

Code leaked by the Shadow Brokers group has set off calls from security researchers and tech groups for a national conversation about vulnerability disclosure policy.

USAA members hit with multiple phishing attacks

USAA members hit with multiple phishing attacks

Multiple phishing campaigns that play off consumers' fear of having their financial information being hacked are hitting customers of United Services Automobile Association (USAA).

Saving money on security software by improving cyber posture, report

Saving money on security software by improving cyber posture, report

Spending big bucks is not always necessary for corporations to put a decent cybersecurity program in place.

Two-thirds of IT security pros surveyed expect a breach to hit their company, report

Two-thirds of IT security pros surveyed expect a breach to hit their company, report

While most organizations believe providing workers with the best technology is imperative to business productivity, many struggle to optimize agility owing to traditional security mindsets, according to a new study by Okta.

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HHS' Office for Civil Rights instructs its investigators not to overlook smaller breaches

HHS' Office for Civil Rights instructs its investigators not to overlook smaller breaches

In a revision of its policies, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Office for Civil Rights has instructed its regional offices to place more of an emphasis on investigating smaller health-care data breaches that affect fewer than 500 individuals.

GTAGaming breach compromised nearly 200K users

GTAGaming breach compromised nearly 200K users

GTAGaming, a fan forum for the popular game "Grad Theft Auto," was hacked, compromising the data on nearly 200,000 users.

Olympic drug testing agency cyber attacks linked to DNC and DCCC hackers

Olympic drug testing agency cyber attacks linked to DNC and DCCC hackers

Researchers believe Fancy Bear hacked the Olympic drug-testing agency in retaliation for WADA's recommendation to ban all Russian athletes from the Olympics.

FBI investigating possible Russian hack of NY Times

FBI investigating possible Russian hack of NY Times

The FBI is investigating the possible hack by Russian intelligence agencies of the New York Times and other news organizations.

DATA BREACH BLOG

Records exposed of 650K patients at Bon Secours

Patient records were compromised at Bon Secours, a nonprofit health care provider.

Banner Health data breach impacts 3.7 million

Phoenix-based Banner Health is notifying patients of a cyberattack that compromised patient records.

390K affected in Disney Playdom forums breach

Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media are notiying users that the Disney Playdom forums website was breached.

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