World News

15/06

Happy birthday, Mr. President: Trump and the incidents

On 14 July, 2018, Donald Trump turned 72. The White House has never seen so many leaks.

31/05

Coca Cola ex employee exposed data of 8 000 colleagues

Law enforcement officers notified the company of the data leak. It is still unknown whether the purpose was to steal personal information

25/05

Another massive leak in South Africa

Pay fines online and get your data exposed

14/05

Insiders might get protected by European Commission

Those who inform authorities and journalists on corporate misrule will be encouraged to talk

25/04

Personal data of 346 000 China citizens as an art piece

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.

05/12

Global Chemical Company Suffers Massive Data Leak

Chemours ex-employee stole trade secrets to China

26/09

Executives Are Not Prepared for GDPR Implementation

Only 27% of companies believe that the CISO and security team have to control the compliance of GDPR requirements.

25/08

SEC Turns to Data Analysis to Reveal $5M Insider Trading Scheme

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filed charges against seven men who were involved in the trading on confidential information.

03/04

Dismissed IT Employee Stops Production of Cowboy Boots in Texas

He failed to cover up traces of the unauthorized access and admitted his guilt six months past the incident.

06/02

Employee of the US Federal Reserve System Uses Service Server to Earn Bitcoins

The court sentenced the violator to probation and fine.

18/01

Selfie as Source of Biometric Data Leakage

Japanese experts recognized fingerprints on the photo taken with a smartphone from a three-meter distance.

18/11

Dating Site Data Breach: “the Biggest Breach in the Human History”

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.

17/11

Adobe to Pay Million Dollar Fine for Three-Year-Old Data Leak

The attack in 2013 threatened data of more than 500 thousand users. The authorities accused the company of improper protection of information.

01/11

Red Cross in Australia Carelessly Let Happen Country's Largest Data Breach

The leaked database contains information about 550 thousand users who filled out the questionnaire on the organization web-site from 2010 to 2016.

24/10

Only 27% US Companies Are Confident of Their Ability to Minimise Losses Because of Data Leakage

More US companies are preparing a data breach response plan but management often doubt its efficiency.

22/09

Leakages Increase by 15% Globally in the First Half of 2016

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.