data breach

How to decode a data breach notice

May 20, 2020 0

Over the years I’ve seen hundreds, probably thousands, of data breach notifications warning that a company’s data was lost, stolen or left online for anyone

US Marshals says prisoners’ personal information taken in data breach

May 9, 2020 0

A data breach at the U.S. Marshals Service exposed the personal information of current and former prisoners, TechCrunch has learned. A letter sent to those

Houzz lays off 155 employees, cuts executive salaries

April 21, 2020 0

Houzz, an online platform for home renovation and design, has laid off 155 employees, roughly 10% of its staff, per an internal memo obtained by

Cathay Pacific fined £500k by UK’s ICO over data breach disclosed in 2018

March 4, 2020 0

Cathay Pacific has been issued with a £500,000 penalty by the UK’s data watchdog for security lapses which exposed the personal details of some 9.4

Cathay Pacific fined £500k by UK’s ICO over data breach disclosed in 2018

March 4, 2020 0

Cathay Pacific has been issued with a £500,000 penalty by the UK’s data watchdog for security lapses which exposed the personal details of some 9.4

Lack of big tech GDPR decisions looms large in EU watchdog’s annual report

February 20, 2020 0

The lead European Union privacy regulator for most of big tech has put out its annual report which shows another major bump in complaints filed

Better know a CSO: Dropbox head of security Justin Berman

February 16, 2020 0

Justin Berman has one of the most important jobs at Dropbox. As head of security, he oversees the company’s cybersecurity strategy, its defenses and works

2019 was a hot mess for cybersecurity, but 2020 shows promise

January 5, 2020 0

It’s no secret that I hate predictions — not least because the security field changes rapidly, making it difficult to know what’s next. But given

Is your startup protected against insider threats?

December 11, 2019 0

Employees are one of your biggest assets, but human beings are the weakest link in the security chain Zack Whittaker @zackwhittaker / 17 hours We’ve

A Sprint contractor left thousands of US cell phone bills on the internet by mistake

December 5, 2019 0

A contractor working for cell giant Sprint stored on an unprotected cloud server hundreds of thousands of cell phone bills of AT&T, Verizon and T-Mobile

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