The serious data related incident happened with the Degroof Petercam.
The Epic Games, developer of Fortnite videogame is fined $520 million.
A large data related incident has recently affected Australian telecom giant Telstra clients.
A brief overview of a few data related incidents.
Due to insider's actions some personally identifiable information was exposed in a recent incident.
A 6GB database, which allegedly contained personal information on 16 million users has been leaked.
An insider case in cryptocurrency sphere and "The great data exfiltration"
Detail of two more data leaks revealed
An American resident managed to earn $25 million by a phone unlocking and unblocking service.
Recently, plenty of news on fines imposed due to information security incidents have been published. Let’s have a look at a few significant cases, which took place lately.
Central Florida construction firm has recently experienced a data breach. An employee stole a massive of confidential data just before resignation.
Details of one of the biggest data leak ever.
Colorado Springs Utilities notified their customers via email that sensitive data was obtained by an “unauthorized party”. The problem appeared to be on a subcontractor side. The name of the company remains unrevealed due to “security reasons”.
Due to a security misconfiguration by third-party IT-solution provider, Razer's client's data was at a stake of being exposed.
Recently the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) and the Information Commissioners Office (ICO) published a joint letter, addressed to the Law Society. The document contains a request for solicitors to stop advising clients to pay ransoms.
This time, one of the largest nonfungible token (NFT) marketplace experienced an insider related data leak. OpenSea company’s email list, which includes email addresses of users and subscribers to newsletter, was illegally accessed and downloaded by an employee of Customer.io, one of OpenSea’s email vendors.
Avaya system administrator was accused of fraud. It was stated that together with accomplices he sold software with additional options for IP-ATC. The overall sum of their financial operations exceeds $88 million.
CafePress got its consumers’ sensitive personal data, including Social Security numbers, exposed. The claim against Residual Pumpkin Entity, former owner of CafePress and PlanetArt, current owner of CafePress was filled by the Federal Trade Commission. The main issue of the claim is that the organization had failed to ensure safety of client’s personal data (including Social Security numbers), and covered up the data breach.
General Motors, one of the leading car manufacturer accepted the fact, that last month cybercriminals managed to conduct the credential stuffing attack.
Internal risks are still underestimated.
Dangerous zero-day vulnerabilities are eliminated by Apple.
New era in post-quantum cryptography standards.
According to Bloomberg, in the middle of 2021 Apple, Meta and Discord staff sent hackers their clients’ data
Users' personal data was sent hackers by mistake.