Attention Facebook Users: Here’s What You Need to Know About the Recent Breach

Attention Facebook Users: Here’s What You Need to Know About the Recent Breach

With over 2.4 billion monthly active users, Facebook is the biggest social network worldwide. And with so many users come tons of data, including some…

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Capital One hacker denied release, will remain in jail

Capital One hacker denied release, will remain in jail

In a hearing held earlier today, a Seattle judge decided to keep Paige Thompson, the suspect arrested on accusations of hacking Capital One, under custody…

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First Half Of 2019 Sees 4,000 Data Breaches Exposing 4B Records

First Half Of 2019 Sees 4,000 Data Breaches Exposing 4B Records

The number of data breaches reported and records exposed both increased by more than 50 percent during the first half of 2019 compared to the…

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New Allegations: Capital One Suspect Stole From 30+ Organizations

Capital One Suspect Stole From 30+ Organizations

The woman allegedly responsible for the massive breach of customer data at Capital One stole data from 30 other organizations, according to new information from…

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New Data Breach Has Exposed Millions Of Fingerprint And Facial Recognition Records: Report

New Data Breach Has Exposed Millions Of Fingerprint And Facial Recognition Records: Report

It has been coming for some time, but now the major breach of a biometric database has actually been reported—facial recognition records, fingerprints, log data…

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Four major dating apps expose precise locations of 10 million users

Four major dating apps expose precise locations of 10 million users

Four popular mobile applications offering dating and meetup services have security flaws that allow for the precise tracking of users, researchers claim. This week, Pen…

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Capital One Says Hacker Breached Accounts Of 100 Million People; Ex-Amazon Employee Arrested

Capital One Says Hacker Breached Accounts Of 100 Million People; Ex-Amazon Employee Arrested

Capital One said Monday that sensitive financial information—including social security and bank account numbers—from over 100 million people were exposed in a massive data breach that led…

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Marriott Face £99 Million ICO Fine for Data Breach

Marriott Face £99 Million ICO Fine for Data Breach

The Information Commissioner’s Office has announced an intention to fine Marriott International £99m for “infringements of the GDPR.” Relating to an incident that Marriott reported…

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MongoDB Leak Exposed Millions of Medical Insurance Records

MongoDB Leak Exposed Millions of Medical Insurance Records

Millions of records containing personal information and medical insurance data were exposed by a database belonging to insurance marketing website MedicareSupplement.com. An online database belonging…

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Data Breaches A Time Bomb, Warns Security Report

Data Breaches A Time Bomb, Warns Security Report

Data breaches are a “time bomb” under companies that let customer information go astray, warns a security expert. Bryan Sartin, Verizon’s head of global security…

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