Companies' Stock Value Dropped 7.5% after Data Breaches

Companies’ Stock Value Dropped 7.5% after Data Breaches

After analyzing the top three breaches from the past three years, Bitglass found that in the aftermath of a data breach, a decrease in stock…

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New secret-spilling flaw affects almost every Intel chip since 2011

New secret-spilling flaw affects almost every Intel chip since 2011

Security researchers have found a new class of vulnerabilities in Intel chips which, if exploited, can be used to steal sensitive information directly from the processor.…

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Equifax Data Breach Recovery Costs Pass $1 Billion

Equifax Data Breach Recovery Costs Pass $1 Billion

In Equifax’s latest Security and Exchange Commission filing the company is estimating it has spent about $1.4 billion recovering from its 2017 data breach that…

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The damaging after-effects of a data breach

The damaging after-effects of a data breach

With the number of data breaches increasing every year, they are now a huge issue for organizations. 46% of all UK businesses identified at least…

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Turkey fines Facebook for December 2018 API bug

Turkey fines Facebook for December 2018 API bug

The Turkish Personal Data Protection Authority (KVKK) fined Facebook today 1.65 million Turkish lira ($270,000) for an API bug that exposed personal photos of 300,000…

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Data Of 80 Million Americans Exposed In Mystery Database Mega Leak

Data Of 80 Million Americans Exposed In Mystery Database Mega Leak

Mega breaches and leaks are becoming all too common. In January, it emerged that more than a billion unique email address and password combinations had been posted to a hacking…

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IT Outsourcing Firm Wipro Investigates Data Breach

IT Outsourcing Firm Wipro Investigates Data Breach

Indian IT outsourcing company Wipro has begun an investigation into a potential breach of employee accounts. It says “a few” were compromised in a sophisticated…

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Data on Thousands of Law Enforcement Personnel Exposed in Breach

Data on Thousands of Law Enforcement Personnel Exposed in Breach

Unknown hackers broke into databases of nonprofit and have posted online personal info on FBI, Secret Service, Capitol Police, US Park Police, others. A data…

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Julian Assange Arrested in London

Julian Assange Arrested in London

The WikiLeaks founder, who was taken from the Ecuadorian Embassy by British police, has been convicted of skipping bail in 2012. Seven years after entering…

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Facebook can’t seem to keep their users’ information private, once again

Facebook can’t seem to keep their users’ information private, once again

Security researchers from UpGuard have found more than 540 million Facebook records exposed in a public database. This information includes 22,000 passwords in plaintext and…

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