It took investigation specialists a year to bring the case to trial
10 months ago the company was informed about the leak by a client, and only now the details get exposed.
The incident is said to outdo the case stirred up by Snowden
An investigation of a marijuana case brought to the discovery of highly confidential files at the house of a contractor
Eight people have been arrested for exposing officers’ personal data online.
Attunity, a data management company, has compromised loads of information stored in Amazon S3 buckets
Equifax and UBS former employees are facing a sentence and a fine
The agency is to comply with Personal Information Protection Act and Cyber Security Management Act
“Most client information involved in the breach was in email attachments,
Desjardins, the largest federation of credit unions in North America, has headlined data leak news
The breach has made the company to begin liquidation process
Personal Health Information (PHI) appears to be more profitable than other kinds of personal details
whereas 61% of IT specialists claim they would hide the details of a data breach
The data could have been exposed since 2017
India’s third-biggest IT services company leaks employees' data and project details, Instagram should check the security level of third-parties
Australian report and phishing in Oregon
A former DJI employee fined $29,000 and faces a 6-month sentence
A former system administrator in the office of Senator Hassan exposed the personal details in response to his dismissal
A Newham Council employee sent an email with unedited confidential data to 44 external organisations
Staff members of the accounting oversight body took the jobs at KPMG and brought the inspection information details with them
A data leak identified by a Dutch expert revealed China tracking more than 2.5 million people in Xinjiang.
...an unprotected Elasticsearch server got discovered, Twitter disregards its own privacy settings
While Singapore Health Services pay 1 million Singapore dollars due to a major patient data leak
Media discloses the breach which Wright County has been aware of for 7 months
The company has taken measures to maintain an in-depth probe process and punish more offenders
Records were handed over to the head of UK Parliament Select Committee bypassing the US lawsuit
An unsecured server and a website vulnerability
Yahoo users will be paid for getting their data compromised, Internet Solutions announces a breach after warning their clients
U.S. report two state-level leaks, Henderson ISD transfers more than half a million dollars to a fraudulent account
Facebook and the Coservative Party are to conduct a rigorous investigation into the recent major breaches
Data of 250 000 people compromised in Wisconsin, citizens' social security numbers got attached to arrest warrants
Governments store sensitive information on public boards, healthcare details get misused
On 14 July, 2018, Donald Trump turned 72. The White House has never seen so many leaks.
Law enforcement officers notified the company of the data leak. It is still unknown whether the purpose was to steal personal information
Those who inform authorities and journalists on corporate misrule will be encouraged to talk
A 32-year-old artist from Beijing, Deng Yufeng, wanted to create an installation which would make people think of their personal data and confidentiality.
Only 27% of companies believe that the CISO and security team have to control the compliance of GDPR requirements.
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filed charges against seven men who were involved in the trading on confidential information.
He failed to cover up traces of the unauthorized access and admitted his guilt six months past the incident.
The court sentenced the violator to probation and fine.
Breached Adult Friend Finder database includes more than 412 million records about users. This is the most large-scale incident, at least since 2016 beginning.
The attack in 2013 threatened data of more than 500 thousand users. The authorities accused the company of improper protection of information.
The leaked database contains information about 550 thousand users who filled out the questionnaire on the organization web-site from 2010 to 2016.
More US companies are preparing a data breach response plan but management often doubt its efficiency.
According to the Breach Level Index database, in six months 974 leakages occurred worldwide. In 29 of them, over one million data records were leaked.