Study reveals 48 percent of people will close accounts following a data breach.
Roberto Valerio addresses the latest breach from the National Lottery and analyses how and why this type of fraud is on the rise
Five-step approach identified by The Internet Society to address data breaches and increase online trust as it claims online trust is lower than ever before.
Camelot, operator of the UK's National Lottery, has cited possible password reuse as the reason for a breach of 26,500 of its user accounts.
The US Navy announced today that the personal data of 130,000 of its enlisted men was accessed after a contractor's laptop was breached back in October.
The BBC's Watchdog programme has revealed its investigation into food delivery app Deliveroo which has been sending food to criminals who are using stolen login credentials to get into accounts.
Mobile operator Three acknowledges that its internal systems were breached through stolen credentials, resulting in the theft of hundreds of high-value mobile phone handsets.
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer was sent a letter from a watchdog group overseeing privacy regulators in the European Union seeking answers on the affect of a massive breach the company experienced.
1.3m Australian Red Cross records leaked, exposing medical data
Web design platform notifying customers after being hit eight months ago
The Russian man that Czech authorities arrested on 5 October in collaboration with the FBI is allegedly connected to the 2012 breach of LinkedIn.
Brazil has emerged as a primary centre of financially motivated e-crime threat activity.
The CEO of Verizon said on Monday that the telecommunications giant is still on track to acquire Yahoo, despite a massive breach of Yahoo.
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The security firm InfoArmor believes the Yahoo! data breach far exceeds the 500 million number, that the hack was accomplished by a cyber-gang, not a nation-state, and that overall about 3.5 billion user records have been stolen over the years.
Two people have been charged with bribery offences, following an investigation into the suspected leak of confidential data by a former employee of insurance firm LV=.
The UK voice over IP provider VoIPtalk has emailed a notification to customers warning of the potential compromise of user login credentials.
Nearly 800,000 users' details have been stolen from porn chat site Brazzers, leading some pundits to advise users to be more creative with their passwords.
OneLogin has confirmed that a bug has allowed a hacker to view some of its customers' encrypted Secure Notes.
Dropbox hack of 68 million user account credentials has been confirmed by security researcher Troy Hunt and Motherboard. Company advising a swift change in passwords.
Russian Internet giant Mail.Ru Group said that customer details stolen from 25 million customer accounts no longer have any value: Russian government reconsiders how to tackle cyber-crime.
Browser company confirms sync servers breached, exposing passwords of millions of users
The FBI is investigating the possible hack by Russian intelligence agencies of the New York Times and other news organisations, according to a CNN report.
22,000 documents have leaked from French shipbuilder DCNS which is building submarines for the Indian navy.
Software company Sage has reportedly suffered a data breach orchestrated by an insider of the company. The police are investigating and the ICO has been informed.
Protecting consumers' online digital personas is as important for the organisations collecting the data as it is for the people who are putting their faith in them.
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