Tag: Data Breach

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

One of the biggest data breach to date involving a UK company

Dixons Carphone has admitted a huge data breach involving 5.9 million payment cards and 1.2 million personal data records.

Canadians Unsure What to Do Post-Identity Theft

Identity theft knowledge is low among the majority of Canadians.

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.

Irony of leaky app at RSA Conference not lost on attendees

Every once in a while, 280 characters can make people scratch their heads. Learning about a security flaw in a mobile app designed for a security conference is one of those things that people find puzzling. Or not.

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.

Mark Zuckerberg: “I’m really sorry that this happened”

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks to CNNMoney after the news broke that Cambridge Analytica accessed private information from 50 million Facebook users.

Cambridge Analytica Execs Caught Discussing Extortion

What is Cambridge Analytica? The firm at the centre of Facebook's latest data breach.

List of data breaches and cyber attacks in February 2018

Cyber criminals seem to have shifted their focus to ransomware. See the list of data breaches and cyber attacks in February 2018.

How are healthcare organizations addressing information security?

A recent survey asked 239 health information security professionals to weigh in on their experiences toward cybersecurity in their respective organizations.

List of data breaches and cyber attacks in January 2018

The first list of 2018 is by no means a short one. See all the data breaches and cyber attacks in January 2018.