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Adobe discloses Magento Marketplace data breach

The e-commerce platform was taken offline after a hacker accessed customer data and commercial information
28 Nov 2019
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T-Mobile data breach affects more than a million users

The company has given no indication as to whether any personal information has been stolen
25 Nov 2019
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Genetics startup Veritas rocked by data breach

Customer information has been stolen from the DNA-screening company
8 Nov 2019
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Trend Micro insider sells customer data to scammers

Scammers used stolen data to make fraudulent phishing calls
6 Nov 2019
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Leading web domain registrars suffer data breach

Account information with web.com, Network Solutions and register.com were accessed by cyber criminals
31 Oct 2019
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A lack of global norms is killing the security industry

Better protocols to facilitate global cyber co-operation should be at the forefront of innovation in the sector
30 Oct 2019
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NordVPN confirms 2018 data centre breach

Personal virtual private network provider admits to a breach in March 2018 but claims no data was exfiltrated
22 Oct 2019
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US military data exposed in 179GB Autoclerk leak

Travel arrangements of hundreds of thousands disclosed via “unsecured and unencrypted” AWS database
22 Oct 2019
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Hackers 'are no longer winning', says KPMG cyber chief

Despite progress over the past two years, a wealth of threats still plague both the public and private sectors
18 Oct 2019
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Arm, UK gov to create chips resistant to cyber attacks

Initiative claims strong passwords and regular updates aren't enough to prevent cyber attacks
18 Oct 2019
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Prolific payment data peddler BriansClub has been hacked

The four-year operation is under threat as records amounting to more than double its all-time sales have been stolen back
16 Oct 2019
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Twitter ‘inadvertently’ sold user data to advertisers

A flaw in the system meant email addresses and phone numbers provided for 2FA were used for targeted ads
9 Oct 2019
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This tool can figure out often you will face insider attacks

Size, sector and employee welfare all used as factors of email-based intrusion
7 Oct 2019
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FIFA 20 professional players' data leaked by game developer

Professional players, YouTubers and streamers all hit by the Electronic Arts blunder
4 Oct 2019
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TalkTalk hacker's crypto assets auctioned off by police

The auction of seized cryptocurrencies is a UK-first for law enforcement
1 Oct 2019
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Hacker steals 218 million personal records in Zynga breach

Gnosticplayers is responsible for some of the biggest data breaches of the year, adding another site to their hit list
30 Sep 2019
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DoorDash reveals massive third-party data breach

Food delivery firm comes under heavy criticism on Twitter for its response to the latest hack
27 Sep 2019
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The cyber security skills your business needs

The threat landscape is constantly evolving, so it's important your staff are equipped with the right tools
24 Sep 2019
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NHS staff issued with fresh cyber security guidance

New campaign focuses on password security, phishing, social engineering, and on-site 'tailgating'
23 Sep 2019
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What is island hopping?

Far from being part of an exotic holiday, island hopping is a hacking technique that could pose a serious threat to your business
17 Sep 2019
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Data on every Ecuadorian citizen leaked online

Information relating to almost 17 million people left exposed on an AWS server
16 Sep 2019
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UNICEF leaks personal data of 8,000 users

The security leak was quickly and proactively remedied and it's confident that it won't face a GDPR probe
12 Sep 2019
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Most UK businesses are still not GDPR compliant

Despite the having taken effect more than a year ago, a 'good enough' approach is taking over
11 Sep 2019