The data of 1.3 million K-12 students was compromised after being exposed on the student warehouse platform Schoolzilla.
Cybersecurity startup Tanium is in hot water after exposing California Hospital network data during live product demonstrations and online videos.
An update to car parking payment app "RingGo" has led to the exposure of the personal details of thousands of UK drivers.
A breach of employee information in January at Westminster College in Missouri did not affect student academic records or financial aid information.
A sharp spike in the number of health care data breaches was recorded in March with 39 incidents taking place compromising more than 1.5 million patient record.
A research report published by CGI claims to have been able to measure for the first time the impact that major cyber-incidents have on share prices - and it says it's getting worse.
Unsurprisingly, Wonga customers have been told to change their passwords after the payday loan firm admitted it had suffered a major data breach affecting 250,000 customers.
GameStop is investigating a possible payment card breach on the retailer's GameStop.com online store, according to published reports.
Russian APT group Fancy Bear is believed to have struck again, this time compromising the medical data of more than 80 International IAAF athletes.
The McDonald's Canada career website has suffered a data breach that compromised about 95,000 restaurant job applications, the fast-food giant acknowledged on Friday in a company statement.
Researchers found 13,930,176 email addresses and passwords on the dark web stemming from major universities across the country.
A hacker has made off with at least 6.5 million email addresses and poorly hashed passwords from a Yu-Gi-Oh fan project called "Dueling Network."
Daytona State College was hit with two data breaches this month that affected both employee and student data.
Almost 1.4 billion data records compromised in 2016 as hackers targeted large-scale databases across multiple industries.
The New York attorney general has announced a large rise in reported data breaches over 2016.
Saks Fifth Avenue reportedly exposed the personal information of tens of thousands of customers in plain text on publically accessible pages.
Wishbone, a mobile app that is especially popular with teenage girls, suffered a data breach in August 2016 that compromised 9.4 million records, 2.2 million of which were registered with unique email addresses.
The Association of British Travel Agents has suffered a data breach affecting approximately 43,000 individuals after an unauthorized intruder exploited a vulnerability in a third-party web server, the trade organization acknowledged.
In a manner that is becoming too familiar, hackers have once again broken into the iCloud accounts of female celebrities.
So far this year, there have been 312 data breaches as of March 14, 2017, which have compromised a combined total of more than 1.3 million records.
Anonymous's compromise of Freedom Hosting II may have reduced the overall size of the Tor network by an estimated 15 to 20 percent, according to researcher Sarah Jamie Lewis, who works for OnionScan, an open-source dark web scanning tool project.
The company said attackers didn't target merchants and the security and integrity of its networks remained intact.
For several pundits, the scandal isn't so much that the CIA possesses sophisticated spying tools, but that the agency allowed someone to exfiltrate close to 9,000 sensitive files from an isolated, secure network in Langley, Va.
It appears that AlphaBay, the largest dark web marketplace, has paid an extortionist several payments since August 2016 to protect the identity of its founder.
A spamming group called River City Media, led by well known spammers Alvin Slocombe and Matt Ferrisi, has had its database of 1.4 billion records leaked.