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.