Massive Data Breach at Uber

Schneier on Security

It’s big : The breach appeared to have compromised many of Uber’s internal systems, and a person claiming responsibility for the hack sent images of email, cloud storage and code repositories to cybersecurity researchers and The New York Times.

Australia Increases Fines for Massive Data Breaches

Schneier on Security

After suffering two large, and embarrassing, data breaches in recent weeks, the Australian government increased the fine for serious data breaches from $2.2 Uncategorized Australia cyberattack data breaches incentives

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Massive Brazilian Data Breach

Schneier on Security

I think this is the largest data breach of all time: 220 million people. Lots more stories are in Portuguese

T-Mobile Data Breach

Schneier on Security

It’s a big one : As first reported by Motherboard on Sunday, someone on the dark web claims to have obtained the data of 100 million from T-Mobile’s servers and is selling a portion of it on an underground forum for 6 bitcoin, about $280,000.

Data Breach Misattribution, Acxiom & Live Ramp

Troy Hunt

Let's assume there's no further context given, it's just your legitimate personal data and it also includes your phone number, email address. and over 400 other fields of data. So, I reviewed the data and concluded. Is this a US-only data set?

When Efforts to Contain a Data Breach Backfire

Krebs on Security

Earlier this month, the administrator of the cybercrime forum Breached received a cease-and-desist letter from a cybersecurity firm. The administrator responded to this empty threat by purchasing the stolen banking data and leaking it on the forum for everyone to download.

Barnes & Noble Experiences Major Data Breach

Adam Levin

Barnes & Noble has confirmed a data breach following a cyberattack that took many of their services offline. . The email also indicated that customer transaction histories may have been compromised, meaning that information about their purchases may be included in the breached data.

T-Mobile Investigating Claims of Massive Data Breach

Krebs on Security

On Sunday, Vice.com broke the news that someone was selling data on 100 million people, and that the data came from T-Mobile. A sales thread tied to the allegedly stolen T-Mobile customer data. ” Data Breaches IntelSecrets IRDev John Erin Binn T-Mobile Und0xxed V0rtex

Retail giant Woolworths discloses data breach of MyDeal online marketplace

Security Affairs

Australian retail giant Woolworths disclosed a data breach that impacted approximately 2.2 Bad news for the customers of the MyDeal online marketplace, the Australian retail giant Woolworths disclosed a data breach that impacted approximately 2.2

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How Much Does a Data Breach Cost?

Security Boulevard

According to IBM's Annual Cost of a Data Breach Report 2021 , the average cost of a data breach is around $4.24 So what makes data breaches so costly, are business leaders aware of the risks, and what can be done to prevent breaches? .

MGM Data Breach Affects Over 10 Million Customers

Adam Levin

MGM Resorts confirmed the leaked data as being the result of a data breach that occurred last year. We are confident that no financial, payment card or password data was involved in this matter.”. Data Security Data breach Technology featured data breach hotel mgm

Data Breach of Victorian Populace in Australia taken seriously

CyberSecurity Insiders

Data of Australian Victorian Populace appears to be exposed, as a technology company managing and serving was infiltrated by hackers on Wednesday last week. Victorian populace data breach comes just within weeks after the revelation of Optus, SingTel and Medibank data breach.

SolarWinds 2020 data breach to be deeply proved by SEC

CyberSecurity Insiders

US Security and Exchange Commission (SEC) has launched a serious probe on SolarWinds’s massive data breach of 2020. The post SolarWinds 2020 data breach to be deeply proved by SEC appeared first on Cybersecurity Insiders. News SolarWinds 2020 Data Breach

Data Breach Numbers, Costs and Impacts All Rise in 2021

Lohrman on Security

By almost any measure, the breadth, depth and impact of data breaches have dramatically increased during the COVID-19 pandemic. Here’s a roundup of the numbers

Uber Data Breach is Worst Case Scenario

Security Boulevard

Reading Time: 6 minutes On Thursday, September 15, Uber, the ride-sharing giant, had a security incident after reports claimed a hacker had breached its internal network. Uber’s current data breach is severe and wide-ranging, spreading access across their […].

American Airlines disclosed a data breach

Security Affairs

American Airlines disclosed a data breach, threat actors had access to an undisclosed number of employee email accounts. American Airlines recently suffered a data breach, threat actors compromised a limited number of employee email accounts.

Fashion brand SHEIN fined $1.9m for lying about data breach

Naked Security

Is "pay a small fine and keep on trading" a sufficient penalty for letting a breach happen, impeding an investigation, and hiding the truth? Data loss GDPR compliance cover-up data breach New York ROMWE SHEIN Zoetop

Revolut Suffers Data Breach

Heimadal Security

After a Revolut employee fell for a phishing scam last Sunday night, the app-based transactions startup experienced a data breach. The post Revolut Suffers Data Breach appeared first on Heimdal Security Blog.

How Not to Acknowledge a Data Breach

Krebs on Security

I’m not a huge fan of stories about stories, or those that explore the ins and outs of reporting a breach. But occasionally I feel obligated to publish such accounts when companies respond to a breach report in such a way that it’s crystal clear they wouldn’t know what to do with a data breach if it bit them in the nose, let alone festered unmolested in some dark corner of their operations.

NASA Announces Data Breach

Adam Levin

The US National Aeronautics and Space Administration has announced that it experienced a data breach in October. In an internal memo sent to employees, the agency disclosed that its “cybersecurity personnel began investigating a possible compromise of NASA servers,” and that they had “determined that information from one of the servers containing Social Security numbers and other PII data of current and former NASA employees may have been compromised.”.

IBM Report Reveals Economic Impact of Data Breaches

Security Boulevard

IBM published a report today that suggested data breaches are starting to have a material impact on the cost of goods and services. An IBM analysis of data breaches that occurred in 550 organizations found the average cost of a data breach has now reached an all-time high of $4.35

IBM Cost of a Data Breach study: average Cost of Data Breach exceeds $4.2M

Security Affairs

The ‘Cost of a Data Breach’ report commissioned by IBM Security states that the cost of a data breach exceeded $4.2 The study highlights the significant impact of the ongoing pandemic on the cost of data breaches and the effort to contain them.

OpenSubtitles data breach impacted 7 million subscribers

Security Affairs

OpenSubtitles has suffered a data breach, the maintainers confirmed that the incident impacted 7 Million subscribers. OpenSubtitles is a popular subtitles websites, it suffered a data breach that affected 6,783,158 subscribers.

Marriott Confirms Data Breach

Heimadal Security

The recent incident at Marriott is not the first time the company has been the victim of a massive data breach. The post Marriott Confirms Data Breach appeared first on Heimdal Security Blog.

Samsung discloses a second data breach this year

Security Affairs

Electronics giant Samsung has confirmed a new data breach after some of its US systems were compromised in July. After the attack that hit the company in late July 2022, Samsung disclosed a data breach. Various other data, confidential source code from Qualcomm.

T-Mobile suffered a new data breach

Security Affairs

T-Mobile discloses a new data breach that impacted a “very small number of customers” who were victim of SIM swap attacks. T-Mobile has suffered another security breach, threat actors gained access to the accounts of “a small number of” customers.’.

Plex discloses data breach and urges password reset

Security Affairs

The company disclosed a data breach after threat actors have access to a limited subset of data stored in a compromised database. Exposed data includes emails, usernames, and encrypted passwords. SecurityAffairs – hacking, data breach).

MGM Data Breach Ten Times Larger Than Initially Reported

Adam Levin

The discovery of a database for sale on the dark web suggests the 2019 data breach of MGM Resorts was significantly larger than initially reported. The records themselves were aggregated from previous data breaches and leaks.

Keystone Health Confirms Data Breach

Heimadal Security

Pennsylvania-based company Keystone Health discovered a data breach in August that potentially impacted the protected health information (PHI) of over 235,000 individuals. The post Keystone Health Confirms Data Breach appeared first on Heimdal Security Blog.

Impact of Samsung’s most recent data breach unknown

Tech Republic Security

The lack of transparency could be cause for concern, but the data stolen is not high value. The post Impact of Samsung’s most recent data breach unknown appeared first on TechRepublic. Mobility Security data breach gdpr samsung

Meta faces $19m fine over Data Breach

CyberSecurity Insiders

Facebook parent company Meta has been slapped with a fine of €17 million or $19m by the Irish data watchdog. Data Protection Commissioner (DPC) has spelled the penalty based on the past twelve data breaches that occurred in 16 months and are mostly related to Facebook users.

Healthcare system Advocate Aurora Health data breach potentially impacted 3M patients

Security Affairs

Healthcare system Advocate Aurora Health (AAH) disclosed a data breach that exposed the personal data of 3,000,000 patients. The US-based hospital healthcare system Advocate Aurora Health (AAH) disclosed a data breach that exposed the personal data of 3,000,000 patients.

See Tickets discloses data breach, customers’ credit card data exposed

Security Affairs

International ticketing services company See Tickets disclosed a data breach that exposed customers’ payment card details. Ticketing service company See Tickets disclosed a data breach, and threat actors might have accessed customers’ payment card details.

Worst Healthcare Data Breaches of 2021

Security Boulevard

The post Worst Healthcare Data Breaches of 2021 appeared first on Sonrai Security. The post Worst Healthcare Data Breaches of 2021 appeared first on Security Boulevard. Healthcare is a highly sensitive and heavily regulated industry.

Top 10 Data Breaches of 2022 (So Far.)

Appknox

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START Confirms Data Breach

Heimadal Security

START (start.ru), a Russian media streaming platform, has confirmed the rumors that emerged on Sunday, August 28, about a data breach. The post START Confirms Data Breach appeared first on Heimdal Security Blog.

The Unattributable "db8151dd" Data Breach

Troy Hunt

It's about a data breach with almost 90GB of personal information in it across tens of millions of records - including mine. My delving into the breach began back in Feb with a tweet: I'm trying to trace down the origin of a *massive* breach someone sent me.

Ubiquiti discloses a data breach

Security Affairs

American technology company Ubiquiti Networks is disclosed a data breach and is notifying its customers via email. The company is not aware of any access to any databases that were containing user data. The post Ubiquiti discloses a data breach appeared first on Security Affairs.

TikTok denies data breach following leak of user data

Security Affairs

Threat actors published a sample of data allegedly stolen from TikTok, but the company denies it was breached. The hacking collective AgainstTheWest recently published a post on Breach Forums message board claiming to have hacked TikTok and stolen source code and user data.

Top 10 Data Breaches of All Time

SecureWorld News

Now, headlines about ransomware, cyberattacks, and data breaches pour into social media feeds as steady as a river flows. SecureWorld News takes a look at some of the largest data breaches to ever occur. Top 10 most significant data breaches.

LastPass data breach: threat actors stole a portion of source code

Security Affairs

Password management software firm LastPass has suffered a data breach, threat actors have stole source code and other data. At this time, the company claims that its investigation has shown no evidence of any unauthorized access to customer data in its production environment.

Azure Blob Data Breach Reveals Student Information

Security Boulevard

An Azure Blob Data Breach Just a few days ago, the British Council experienced a high-magnitude Microsoft Azure blob data […]. The post Azure Blob Data Breach Reveals Student Information appeared first on Sonrai Security.

How Your Organization Can Prevent Data Breaches

Security Boulevard

To prevent data breaches, you need to correlate events across multiple threat surfaces. The post How Your Organization Can Prevent Data Breaches appeared first on Radware Blog. The post How Your Organization Can Prevent Data Breaches appeared first on Security Boulevard.