User Data

Breach notification laws makes third attempt in Australian parliament

Breach notification laws makes third attempt in Australian parliament

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An law which will make companies tell customers and regulators when they've been breached is making yet another passage through Australia's legislative assembly.

Was Spotify breached? Account info shows up on Pastebin

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Spotify may have experienced a security breach based on a list of customer account credentials discovered on Pastebin.

Top Chinese browser lets users be tracked and attacked

Top Chinese browser lets users be tracked and attacked

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Tencent, a major chinese web browser with millions of users around the world, has been found leaking data with which users can be identified, tracked and attacked.

Linux Mint operating system maliciously hacked

Linux Mint operating system maliciously hacked

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ISO file for free operating system download infected with botnet malware, and user forum details also stolen.

DayZed and confused: users' data purloined from zombie server

DayZed and confused: users' data purloined from zombie server

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Users of the DayZ zombie shoot 'em up have been informed by the developer that their passwords and messages have been stolen by hackers.

Government demands for user data are growing in 2015

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Facebook says that government requests for data and insistence to take down content grew in the first half of 2015.

Employees willing to sell private data for a Caribbean holiday

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Twenty five percent of polled employees said they would sell private data and risk their jobs and criminal conviction for £5,000.

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