Columbia County School District in Georgia was hit by a breach that compromised personal data, including Social Security numbers, of staff.
Personal information, including Social Security numbers, were compromised in a recent data breach of Community Health Plan of Washington.
The healthcare industry had an up and down November with the number of patient records lost in data breaches declining, but the number of incidents reaching a new high for the year.
Lynda.com, the training site of LinkedIn, was hit by a breach that exposed the user passwords of a small percentage of users, around 55,0000 accounts.
Pizza purveyor Domino’s Pizza has advised its customers by email to change their account password to one which is strong and unique to avoid fraudulent account activity, owing to recent large-scale data breaches and password reuse across multiple websites.
A network breach risk assessment of over 20 organizations found that 100 percent showed signs of traffic tunneling, DNS-related exfiltration and malformed protocols in outbound traffic – all indicators of attackers using evasion and exfiltration techniques.
The third largest bank in Turkey was hit with another assault exploiting the SWIFT money transfer system.