Tag: Cyber Attack

List of data breaches and cyber attacks in September 2018 – 925,633,824 records leaked

It’s time for the month’s list of breaches and cyber attacks, and it’s a big one.

Japanese Crypto Exchange hit by $60m heist

Yet another Japanese cryptocurrency exchange has been targeted by hackers: this time Zaif suffered losses worth 6.7bn yen ($60m) earlier this month.

Broken backups: Why backup alone isn’t enough to ensure business continuity

Determining your risk profile is the first step when it comes to improving how your business backs up data.

List of data breaches and cyber attacks August 2018 – 215,000,000 records leaked

As we end the near of August, it’s time to tally up the month’s breaches.

Hackers Steal $31m+ from South Korean Crypto-Exchange

South Korean exchange Bithumb has been targeted by hackers for the second time in a year, this time losing over $31m in cryptocurrency.

List of data breaches and cyber attacks in May 2018

List of data breaches and cyber attacks in May 2018 – 17,273,571 records leaked

List of data breaches and cyber attacks in April 2018 – 72,611,721 records leaked

It’s a long list this month, but with the GDPR implementation, I imagine future lists will be even longer thanks to the introduction of mandatory data breach notifications. Maybe I’ll book June off.

BMW Fixes 14 Vulnerabilities in Connected Cars

Bugs could have allowed remote control of vehicle.

BMO and CIBC Simplii Financial reveal hacks of customer data

2 Canadian banks say accounts compromised: CIBC says 40,000, and BMO says up to 50,000 affected.

Cyber attacks on Supply Chains up significantly in 2017

2017 saw a worrying increase in ransomware and other cyberattacks targeting the supply chain.

IT Managers lack visibility into almost half of network traffic

IT managers lack visibility to about 45% of their organization’s network traffic, creating significant security challenges.

List of data breaches and cyber attacks in March 2018

Healthcare breaches are common – but the number of incidents this month is insane. See the list of data breaches and cyber attacks in March 2018.

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