US orders emergency actions after federal agencies confirm security breach

US orders emergency actions after federal agencies confirm security breach

By Christy Gren - Dec 14, 2020

Stay abreast of the latest cybersecurity news by subscribing to the nation’s fastest-growing business magazine, Indus...

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Capital One fined $80 million for breach that exposed 100 million accounts

Capital One fined $80 million for breach that exposed 100 million accounts

By Anna Domanska - Aug 07, 2020

Capital One Financial Corp. has been penalized $80 million by the U.S. Treasury Department for a data breach of its acco...

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Wyze Labs data breach may have exposed data of 2.5million users

Wyze Labs data breach may have exposed data of 2.5million users

By Anna Domanska - Jan 02, 2020

Wyze Labs, a US-based company that deals in smart gadgets and wireless cameras, has confirmed that its database holding ...

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U.S. Court refuses to dismiss Yahoo lawsuit due to data breach

U.S. Court refuses to dismiss Yahoo lawsuit due to data breach

By Carrie Ann - Sep 04, 2017

In this cyber age, a number of companies have access to confidential data of their users. You may have noticed that as s...

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Credit Card Hack Malware of Chipotle Identified

Credit Card Hack Malware of Chipotle Identified

By Christy Gren - May 28, 2017

Earlier this year, in April, Chipotle Mexican Grill passed on a message to their customers that they had detected some k...

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Chinese toymaker VTech hacked, private details of 4.8m parents stolen

Chinese toymaker VTech hacked, private details of 4.8m parents stolen

By Aubrey Chang - Nov 30, 2015

Popular Chinese toymaker VTech recently revealed that it was the target of a successful data breach that took place on N...

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US Postal Service Approved Nearly 50,000 Unauthorized Requests to Monitor Mail

US Postal Service Approved Nearly 50,000 Unauthorized Requests to Monitor Mail

By Christy Gren - Oct 29, 2014

It has emerged that the United States Postal Service approved almost 50,000 requests from law enforcement agencies and...

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