9to5Mac Timehop today is providing additional information on the data breach it first revealed yesterday. According to TechCrunch, Timehop has discovered that the breach included more user data than it initially thought… more… 2 months
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Equifax slapped with UK’s maximum penalty over 2017 data breach
TechCrunch Credit rating giant Equifax has been issued with the maximum possible penalty by the UK’s data protection agency for last year’s massive data breach. Albeit, the fine is... 4 days
State Department confirms data breach exposed employee data
TechCrunch The State Department has confirmed a data breach affecting an unknown number of employees. A spokesperson told TechCrunch that the breach affected “less than 1 percent” of unclassified employee inboxes. “We have... 6 days
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CNET Personal info was exposed by an unclassified email system breach. 5 days
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TechCrunch Newegg is clearing up its website after a month-long data breach. Hackers injected 15 lines of card skimming code on the online retailer’s payments page which remained for more than... 5 days
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Equifax fined by ICO over data breach that hit Britons
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Equifax fined £500k over data breach
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Security flaw in ‘nearly all’ modern PCs and Macs exposes encrypted data
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Data-management firm Veeam reportedly mismanages data, exposes customer info - CNET
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