Compromised Records News, Articles and Updates

Equifax sent erroneous letters to breach victims

During the aftermath of the massive data breach which compromised the data of nearly 150 million consumers, Equifax notified some people using inaccurate letters.

FS-ISAC hit with phishing attacks

A Financial Services Information Sharing and Analysis Center (FS-ISAC) employee fell victim to a phishing attack that compromised login credentials enabling additional phishing attacks.

Marine Forces Reserve data breach leaks data of about 21K

The personal information of thousands of Marines, sailors, and civilians was compromised after an unencrypted email was sent to the wrong email distribution list Monday morning.

Aetna agrees to US$ 17 million (£12 million) to settle data breach

Aetna will pay a US$ 17.1 million (£12.3 million) as part of a settlement for a July 2017 data breach that may have compromised the personal health information of thousands of HIV patients.

Malicious outsiders accounted for 58% of data breaches in 2015

Last year 1,673 data breaches led to 707 million data records being compromised worldwide.