data breaches

Fallout 76

Bethesda Accidentally Leaked Personal Data of ‘Fallout 76’ Customers Looking for Help

The game publisher accidentally sent support ticket information to customers using its help desk.
Matthew Gault
12.6.18
Business

Massive Data Leaks Keep Happening Because Big Companies Can Afford to Lose Your Data

When criminal hackers keep breaking into big company networks to grab consumer data, the reason comes down to dollars and nonsense.
Erik Sherman
11.15.18
gdpr

How to Use GDPR To Stop Data Breaches Screwing You Over

You may just think of the GDPR as a privacy law. But you can use it to remove your sensitive data from company servers in anticipation of a hack.
Joseph Cox
7.16.18
Internet Insecurity

Whoops! Yahoo! Says! 2013! Hack! Actually! Hit! 3 Billion! Users!

One billion, thee billion... what's the difference?
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
10.3.17
data breaches

The AA Exposed Emails, Credit Card Data, and Didn’t Inform Customers

Previously, the insurance company said that no data had been compromised.
Joseph Cox
7.3.17
2016

The Worst Hacks of 2016

Once again, this year proved that nothing, and no one, is really safe from hackers.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
12.25.16
Futures

Open Database Exposes Millions of Job Seekers’ Personal Information

Stop leaving shit on the open internet.
Joseph Cox
11.10.16
Apple

Apple, Intel, Google Employee Accounts Exposed in Data Breach of Developer Forum

The data comes from the Khronos Group, a non-profit that manages open standard APIs.
Joseph Cox
8.5.16
The Hacks We Can't See

Are Data Breaches Becoming More Common?

Numbers from breach notification site Vigilante.pw indicates that data breaches really are becoming more frequent.
Joseph Cox
7.28.16
The Hacks We Can't See

We Need to Change the Psychology of Security

What's wrong in the world of cybersecurity, and how it can be fixed.
Adrian Sanabria
7.28.16
The Hacks We Can't See

What I’ve Learned About the Brokers Who Trade Passwords by the Millions

The shadowy world of data brokers.
Troy Hunt
7.27.16
News

Notorious Hacker ‘Phineas Fisher’ Says He Hacked The Turkish Government

The notorious hacker known as Phineas Fisher is back with another high profile cyberattack.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
7.21.16
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