Partially attributed by poor enforcement policy, almost half of security professionals feel a breach will occur in the next year and will be conducted by an insider.
Steve Armstrong considers why breaches like TalkTalk continue to occur and notes how the associated costs exceed the cost of encryption, testing and more secure coding.
JPMorgan Chase & Co's CSO Jim Cummings reportedly was reassigned to a new position within the bank following the company's major data breach this past year.
Experian breach is more than just another hack as cross referencing of data sets opens up even more scope for ciminal activity says Max Vetter
Police are investigating a "significant and sustained cyber-attack" on TalkTalk as it emerges that the data may not have been encrypted and the site used a SHA-1 signed security certificate.
Torben Andersen warns of the danger of corporates relying on passwords alone to protect their businesses...
Last year, Scottrade, a US broker, was subjected to a breach that saw a potential 4.6 million customers' records stolen. They only found out in August.
T-Mobile CEO John Legere pulled no punches expressing his disgust over a hack yesterday at its credit vendor Experian that compromised the personal information of about 15 million T-Mobile customers - and rightly so according to industry insiders who believe T-Mobile's image now may be badly tarnished through no fault of its own.
Following the compromising of nearly all its databases and emails, and then the subsequent release of those company details, Hacking Team posted a job listing for a "hacker/developer."
Lloyds Bank data storage device stolen from an RSA data centre two months ago contains customer names, addresses, sort codes and account numbers for Lloyds' Premier Account customers who had Royal Sun Alliance emergency home cover attached to their bank account between 2006 and 2012.
Blackmailers are seeking money in exchange for not releasing data, and scammers are offering services that supposedly remove Ashley Madison data.
The Carphone Warehouse cyber-attack shows the potential cost of a cyber-attack but cyber-insurance can help mitigate it, says Simon Gilbert.
Data breach by holiday company, Thomson, reveals the personal details of nearly 500 customers.
Adobe ordered to pay $1.1 million (US) in legal fees as well as an "undisclosed settlement" to users following breach that affected 38 million.
A lawsuit has been filed against UCLA Health System, UCLA Medical Sciences and The Regents of the University of California for compromise of private data.
UK-based privacy rights group highlights poor security practices in local authorities
Personal details of up to 2.4 million customers of Carphone Warehouse - including encrypted credit card details - have been reported stolen, with the ICO now investigating.
Sony data breach survives motion to dismiss following up from class action suit filed against them in March.
UK charity CALM says that its website was hacked and defaced on July 24th, in an attack that has been described as 'motiveless' and 'senseless'.
The number of data breaches has continued to grow in 2015. Barely a day goes by without a company or country falling victim to a cyber-security attack, says Gary Newe.
Peer‐to‐Peer (P2P) file sharing tracker initially condemned due to false positive
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